We are sorry' Murdoch tells UK in full-page ad

Newspapers are opened to show the advertisement apology for News International and photographed at a news vendor in central London, Saturday, July 16, 2011. News Corporation chairman Rupert Murdoch signed the company advert entitled "We are sorry", which appears in British national newspapers Saturday. The News International publication News of the World is accused of hacking into the mobile phones of various crime victims, celebrities and politicians. (AP Photo/Sang Tan)

July 16, 2011 9:27:01 PM PDT
Rupert Murdoch is trying to calm down a storm of controversy over the phone-hacking scandal that forced a shutdown of his tabloid News of the World and the resignations of two of his top executives.