Media mogul Rupert Murdoch's divorce from his wife of 14 years is nearly final and the sides are close to amicably resolving the matter, a source said, as the couple prepare to go to court today.
Three weeks or so ago, fascinating gossip began to emerge in New York.
Tom Watson's resignation marks the second time he has left a high-profile job in a blaze of publicity.
Rupert Murdoch has filed for divorce, a News Corp spokesman has confirmed.
SHE famously sprung to his a defence when he was hit in the face with foam at the height of the phone hacking scandal.