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Online petition to deport Justin Bieber fails

Despite garnering 100,000 signatures, the petition to ask the White House to remove the Canadian heartthrob from the US gets a very political reply.

By Apr. 20, 2014


Antivirus guru John McAfee sells rights for movie about his life

Currently fighting deportation efforts in Guatemala, the antivirus-software pioneer sells life-story rights to a Montreal-based TV production company.

By Dec. 10, 2012


John McAfee said to be released from Guatemalan detention

After sneaking across the Guatemalan border and being detained by police, the antivirus-software pioneer may now be released to get his immigration status in order.

By Dec. 11, 2012


John McAfee feeling better, fights to stay in Guatemala

Wanted in connection with a fatal shooting in Belize, the software pioneer is working the Guatemalan legal system in an effort to avoid deportation.

By Dec. 9, 2012


Man with Hitler speech ringtone faces jail

A man in Hamburg, Germany, is sitting on a train when his cell phone goes off to the tune of an Adolf Hitler speech pledging the "destruction of world Jewry."

By Jun. 30, 2010


Visa problems? 'Seasteading' your startup may be the answer

Silicon Valley's next hot incubator for startups could be located in an unusual place: a new company called Blueseed plans to set up shop in international waters, 12 miles off the California coast.

By Nov. 8, 2011


Apple has sprung a leak -- scoops about iPhone 5 right on

An unprecedented number of product features first debuted in gadget blogs rather than at Apple's media event. What happened to the company's once storied secrecy?

By Sep. 12, 2012


The 404 115: Where it ain't no lie, baby BYE BYE BYE

F'realsies this time, we say a final farewell to our fallen comrade Randall Bennett on his last official day at CNET. He takes the reigns as guest host and gives his .02 on the homeless world cup, Craigslist disasters, the deportation of America's valedic

By Jun. 6, 2008


Sweden's case against WikiLeaks' Julian Assange

In an interview with CNET, the Swedish attorney for two women who accuse Julian Assange of sexual misconduct lays out the case against WikiLeaks editor.

By Dec. 21, 2010


Can you 'report freely' on Olympics with Net restrictions?

International Olympic Committee acceded to Chinese government demands that some Internet censorship be kept in place during the games. How much of a problem will it really be?

By Jul. 31, 2008