8 Jul 2011

Top Stories for Friday 8 July 2011

From Morning Report, 6:00 am on 8 July 2011

Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch shuts down the News of the World tabloid in response to the deepening phone hacking scandal. The government accepts some will lose out under its leaky homes package, where does that leave thousands of apartment owners and the battle to find jobs in Christchurch, latest figures show unemployment numbers continue to rise.