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Studio Ghibli moving to TV with Ronia the Robber's Daughter

Studio Ghibli has announced its first ever TV series, based on a book by Pippi Longstocking author Astrid Lindgren.

By February 5, 2014

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Alleged bank robbers' Google search: 'What happens if you rob bank?'

Police say that three people charged in Massachusetts with robbing a bank left behind some very interesting searches on a computer.

By October 16, 2013

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NYPD uses GPS-enabled pill bottle to catch alleged drugstore robber

A man robs a drugstore on the Upper East Side in New York. Police quickly track him down because the OxyContin bottle he was given was actually a dummy bottle equipped with GPS.

By May 18, 2014

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Accused robber wants NSA phone records to prove his innocence

Terrance Brown is on trial for bank robbery. His cell phone provider, Metro PCS, doesn't have records dating back to the robbery in 2010 that will allegedly prove his innocence. But his lawyer thinks the NSA must have.

By June 13, 2013

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Alleged robbers butt-dial 911

Fresno police claim two men butt-dialed the emergency hotline, allowing a dispatcher to listen in as a crime was planned and committed.

By May 20, 2013

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Tourist held up at gunpoint films it all on GoPro

Riding a bike in Buenos Aires, a Canadian tourist is accosted by a biker with a gun. What happens next is frightening and filmed for posterity.

By September 18, 2014

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Woman chooses to be shot, rather than give up Samsung phone

A Houston woman refused to hand over her Galaxy phone during a mugging and was grazed by a bullet.

By July 20, 2014

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Apple-approved drug-dealing game tops iTunes chart

Weed Firm is a game for thoughtful people, those who know how to plant, plan, and sell -- and it's rocketed to the top of iTunes.

By May 19, 2014

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Teacher allegedly breaks into student's phone

A UK teacher allegedly takes drastic action to prove that a student is in an "inappropriate relationship."

By May 19, 2014

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Woz to FCC: You're supposed to be on the people's side

In an impassioned defense of Net neutrality, the Apple co-founder muses what it would have been like if Apple had charged by the number of bits used.

By May 18, 2014