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Wlox: The latest news on the Silk Road shutdown

A new article in the Washington Post is bringing to light the story behind the shutdown of Silk Road, the illicit online marketplace.The article describes the events of October 4th and explains why the shutdown was the catalyst for the shutdown.“It was the end of an era for the Silkroad marketplace,” an unnamed Silk Road

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How to use a VPN and avoid a Chinese government snooping investigation

By Simon Lee and Alexia KolliasThe Federal Court has granted the request for a warrant for the extradition of former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden to China, after the US Attorney in Chicago said he had made a request for his extradition.Mr Snowden, who is currently in Hong Kong, is believed to have returned

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How to avoid being arrested in Melbourne after midnight

More than 1,500 people are arrested overnight in Melbourne as police try to reduce the number of people making it to the central station for a curfew.Key points:Police are trying to make it harder for people to get into the city at nightOfficers say the problem is exacerbated by overcrowding and increased drug usePolice are

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The Lad is Dead: A Review of The Lad by Dan Shulman

Breaking News: The Lad was one of the most popular books on the Internet in the early 2000s.I was 13 when I first saw it on my computer screen, and I’d read the story over and over in the days and weeks following.The story of a Jew who discovers that he is Jewish and a

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Why Is the New England Patriots Dealing With This?

Breaking News broke on May 25th, 2017 that the New York Giants are willing to part with their 2018 first-round draft pick, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network.The deal could be worth $1.4 million.With the Patriots’ cap situation already in flux, the Patriots are clearly in a tough spot.They’ve been unable to re-sign any

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Russia is sending more soldiers to Ukraine

Russia has deployed a squadron of tanks to Ukraine’s east to help bolster its military, the country’s defence ministry said on Thursday.The ministry said that the tank battalions, which have been stationed in a number of Ukrainian cities, are now patrolling near the border with Belarus.The move comes after Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a

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Boise state official charged with killing police officer

The Boise State Department of Public Safety has suspended the chief of staff of the state’s public safety department for allegedly killing a police officer.The Boise County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a suspicious person in the area of I-15 and Highway 24 on Saturday, March 14, at 1:24 p.m.According to a statement