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Prince Andrew Named in Underage 'Sex Slave' Case
Posted on: Jan 2, 2015, Source: The Guardian
Woman alleges investment banker Jeffrey Epstein lent her to the duke to have repeated forced sexual relations.
8 Biggest Myths About Ebola, Debunked
Posted on: Oct 16, 2014, Source: The Guardian
It's not the species-ending disaster some fear it could be.
The Beheading of James Foley and the Daily Horrors of the Internet
Posted on: Aug 20, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Think hard before clicking on images of atrocities.
Concerned about Ebola? You're Worrying About the Wrong Disease
Posted on: Aug 5, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Despite the terrifying headlines, almost none of us will get sick from the Ebola virus.
Meet the 7 People Who Hold the Keys to the Internet
Posted on: Feb 28, 2014, Source: The Guardian
It sounds like the stuff of science fiction: seven keys, held by individuals from all over the world, that together control security at the core of the web.
Angry Birds Company Says It Didn't Purposely Share Users' Private Data With Spy Bureaus
Posted on: Jan 28, 2014, Source: The Guardian
US and British spy agencies collected personal information, such as gender, location, and sexual orientation, from 'leaky' smartphone apps.
The NSA Stores Info on Millions of Web Users for Up to a Year
Posted on: Sep 30, 2013, Source: The Guardian
Vast amounts of data kept in repository codenamed Marina.
Snowden's Latest Major Leak: The NSA’s Secret Campaign to Crack, Undermine Internet Security
Posted on: Sep 5, 2013, Source: The Guardian
The NSA has secretly and successfully worked to break the widely used technology that is supposed to make it impossible to read intercepted communications.
WikiLeaks: Shocking Revelations in Guantanamo Files
Posted on: Apr 24, 2011, Source: The Guardian
The files depict a system often focused less on containing dangerous terrorists or enemy fighters, than on extracting intelligence.
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