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In online ruse, fake journalists tried to hack U.S.-based Saudi critic

World Nov 9, 2018

In online ruse, fake journalists tried to hack U.S.-based Saudi critic

Hackers impersonating journalists tried to intercept the communications of a prominent Saudi opposition figure in Washington, The Associated Press has found. One attempt involved the fabrication of a fake BBC secretary and an elaborate television interview request; the other involved the impersonation of slain Washington ...

World / Social Issues Jan 27, 2018

Top BBC men take wage cuts in gender pay row

Six top male BBC presenters agreed to take wage cuts Friday after the broadcaster's female China editor quit in protest over unequal pay. The six, who are among the BBC's top-earning journalists, voluntarily decided to take the cuts. In July, the publicly-funded BBC for the first ...

Japan midfielder Yosuke Ideguchi set to join Leeds United: report

Soccer Dec 12, 2017

Japan midfielder Yosuke Ideguchi set to join Leeds United: report

Japan international midfielder Yosuke Ideguchi is set to join English second-tier club Leeds United from Gamba Osaka on a deal worth about £500,000, according to a report published Monday on the BBC's website. Ideguchi will join the Championship side in January, but will be sent ...