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Sep 29, 2016

Dutch take 'Pokemon Go' makers to court as gamers flood beaches

Dutch authorities are taking the U.S. makers of “Pokemon Go” to court, after the company failed to meet pleas to stop hordes of fans flocking to protected beaches. Since the game was launched in The Netherlands, thousands of fans have been crowding the vast, ...

Sep 29, 2016

'Barefoot Bandit' freed from prison, must work for Seattle lawyer

The man who became known as the “Barefoot Bandit” during a teenage crime spree in stolen cars, boats and planes has been transferred from prison to a work-release facility. KOMO-TV reports ( ) that the Washington Department of Corrections confirmed Colton Harris-Moore’s transfer Wednesday ...

Sep 28, 2016

U.S. hacker guilty of stealing nude celebrity photos

A Chicago hacker who stole nude photos from the accounts of at least 30 celebrities pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court. Under a plea agreement with prosecutors, Edward Majerczyk admitted to one count of “unauthorized access to a protected computer to obtain information.” Prosecutors ...

Third abducted priest also found slain in western Mexico

Sep 26, 2016

Third abducted priest also found slain in western Mexico

A missing Mexican priest was found shot dead off the side of a highway in western Mexico days after he was kidnapped from his parish residence, state prosecutors said Sunday. He was the third Roman Catholic priest to be slain in Mexico in the ...