138 Results for

robbery

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Thief (PlayStation 4)

Suffering from boring, uninspired gameplay, Thief is nearly dead on arrival. Plain and simple, it's just not fun to play.

Feb. 24, 2014

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iPod robbery suspect allegedly friends female victim on Facebook

Police say a Washington man struck a woman and stole her iPod and then had the nerve to offer his Facebook friendship.

By Jun. 2, 2014

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Woz meets DMX -- and they're planning a robbery?

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is strolling through LAX when a TMZ videographer introduces him to the great rapper DMX. Who? Oh, the man with whom Woz was planning a robbery. Allegedly.

By Oct. 30, 2013

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GTA V robbery in London results in three teenagers arrested

Three teenagers have been arrested after allegedly assaulting and robbing a man of his copy of Grand Theft Auto V, on his way home from the midnight launch.

By Sep. 18, 2013

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Teen boasts on YouTube before bank robbery arrest

Police in Nebraska arrest a teen in connection with a bank robbery -- and then discover that she posted a video about, well, robbing a bank.

By Dec. 3, 2012

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iPhone 5 camper hears London Apple store robbery

Rob Shoesmith, who is camping outside London's Covent Garden Apple store in anticipation of, ahem, iPhone 5, is asleep when he hears motorcycles. A gang allegedly makes off with around $75,000 worth of gear.

By Oct. 11, 2011

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Robbery suspect's Facebook name: 'Willie Sutton Jr'

After a series of bank robberies, police examine the Facebook page of Jesse Hippolite, who suddenly changes his Facebook profile name to "Willie Sutton Jr," presumably an homage to the famous bank robber. Hippolite is charged with three bank heists.

By Sep. 7, 2011

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Man's Facebook update thwarts armed robbery

A student at the University of Georgia foils an armed robbery by logging on to Facebook and asking for help through his status update.

By Mar. 18, 2011

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Man loses iPad and finger in daylight robbery

There are two things you kinda need to have when using an iPad. One is an iPad, obviously, and the other is a finger. An American chap ended up with neither thanks to a very determined thief

By Apr. 23, 2010

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Find My iPhone leads to arrest in robbery

Apple's Find My iPhone leads to an arrest of multiple suspects after a recent robbery.

By Sep. 3, 2009