House Homeland Security chairman wants investigation of Rupert Murdock's News Corp.

House Homeland Security Committee chairman Peter King (R-N.Y.) wrote to the FBI on Wednesday asking them to investigate allegations of bribery and wiretapping against News Corp., making him the first Republican lawmaker to call for a probe.

King wrote to FBI director Robert Mueller after reports that News Corp. subsidiary News of the World solicited a New York police officer to gain access to the private phone records of 9/11 victims from the days leading up to the attacks. News Corp. shuttered the paper on Sunday amid the growing scandal. Read more @ The hill