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Hacking for freedom: U.S. hacks al-Qaeda sites in Yemen

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says cyber hacking team replaces anti-American propaganda on site in a 48-hour period.

By May 24, 2012


French terror suspect kills two outside Paris, broadcasts attack on Facebook Live

After killing a police commander outside his home on Monday night, terror suspect Larosi Abballa took the victim's partner and son hostage and broadcasted to Facebook Live from inside the home.

By June 14, 2016


Peter Thiel funding Hulk Hogan's legal fight with Gawker?

The PayPal founder is footing the bill for a legal fight with an old foe, according to Forbes.

By May 24, 2016


Gawker CEO Nick Denton challenges Peter Thiel to a public debate

Denton proposes an open discussion about the battle that could end up costing Gawker more than $100 million.

By May 26, 2016


Jeff Bezos slams Peter Thiel's funding lawsuit against Gawker

Amazon CEO says at Code Conference that the billionaire shouldn't be using his fortune "to fund a lawsuit to kill Gawker."

By May 31, 2016


HBO's John Oliver hits Snowden hard on NSA leaks

Oliver, who has a popular show on HBO, traveled to Russia to interview Edward Snowden face to face.

By April 6, 2015


Twittering teen arrested after 'joke' terror threat to American Airlines

A teen tweets at American Airlines that she's from Afghanistan, a member of al-Qaeda, and is "gonna do something really big." The airline responds forcefully. The teen is frightened, then arrested.

By April 14, 2014


Bin Laden's death and the Web response (roundup)

News that U.S. special forces had killed al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden traveled fast via Twitter and other Web outlets.

By May 13, 2011


Bomb-making tips, hit list behind Blogetery closure

An FBI investigation uncovered links to al-Qaeda materials on Blogetery's servers, but the feds didn't order Burst.net to shut it down.

By July 19, 2010


Reports: Hadron Collider physicist arrested on terrorism charges

A 32-year-old nuclear physicist, one of the 7,000 people working on the Large Hadron Collider, is arrested on suspicion of advising al-Qaeda.

By October 10, 2009