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kidnapped

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Russian police free kidnapped Kaspersky son

The 20-year-old son of the antivirus company's founder was abducted earlier this week and was being held for a reported $4.3 million ransom.

By Apr. 24, 2011

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Mom finds her kidnapped kids via Facebook

A Southern California mother uses the social-networking site to locate her children, who were taken from her 15 years ago.

By Jun. 5, 2010

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Woman says boyfriend kidnapped her Facebook page

A woman who originally met her boyfriend on Facebook accuses him of hijacking her Facebook page and demanding money for its safe return.

By Feb. 25, 2010

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The 404 1,352: Where we kidnap our childhood (podcast)

An app that lets you sign up for a voluntary kidnapping, nerds spending way too much money on one-word Twitter accounts, LA rolls back a pathetically disorganized iPad rollout to high school students, the answer to why "The Simpsons" is still unavailable to stream, and a very long analysis of the family dynamic in "Full House."

By Sep. 27, 2013

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Woman convicted for terror-supporting tweets

A Spanish woman, with no known political or terroristic ties, gets a one-year sentence for calling for the assassination of Spain's prime minister, among other tweets.

By Feb. 23, 2014

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Saints Row 4 banned from Australia over 'sexual violence'

The Australian Government's Classification Board, which determines ratings on video games and decides if they can be sold in the country, lays down the ruling.

By Jun. 25, 2013

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Kaspersky Lab mum on kidnapping report

The 20-year-old son of CEO Eugene Kaspersky was kidnapped on his way to work on Tuesday, according to a report.

By Apr. 21, 2011

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Lovefilm adds Disney classics to streaming Instant service

Lovefilm has signed up a bunch of family-friendly movies from Disney -- not the entire House of Mouse canon, but a great sample.

By Jun. 17, 2013

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Pad this, Apple! Microsoft blasts iPad yet again in new ad

After getting Siri to do its critical work, Microsoft releases another ad comparing the iPad and Windows 8 tablet. Guess which comes out looking better?

By May. 23, 2013

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Man posts on Facebook: 'im about to get shot'; gets shot

Shortly after an alleged crime spree, a Michigan man takes out his cell phone and announces his fate on Facebook. It comes to pass very quickly.

By Jan. 19, 2013