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Banksy canvas sells for $1.4 million — before self-destructing

Oct 7, 2018

Banksy canvas sells for $1.4 million — before self-destructing

Art prankster Banksy has struck again. A work by the elusive street artist self-destructed in front of startled auction-goers Friday, moments after being sold for £1.04 million ($1.4 million). In an Instagram post Saturday, Banksy claimed the dramatic artistic payoff had been years in the ...

Britain and Australia accuse Russian spies of indiscriminate global cyberattacks

Oct 4, 2018

Britain and Australia accuse Russian spies of indiscriminate global cyberattacks

Britain and Australia on Thursday accused Russian military intelligence of conducting a campaign of cyberattacks targeting political institutions, businesses, media and sport bodies around the world. Operatives from Russia's GRU arm carried out various "reckless and indiscriminate" high-profile online attacks, British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt ...