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smuggling

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Schoolchildren used to smuggle iPhones into China, report says

Chinese custom officials have found some 30 cases this year where schoolchildren were used to smuggle electronics into the country, reports the Guangzhou Daily.

By Apr. 24, 2014

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Another cat accused of smuggling cell phone into jail

After a Brazilian cat was caught by security guards smuggling a cell phone and charger into a prison, authorities in Northern Russia say they've intercepted a similar feline felon.

By Jun. 3, 2013

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Cat tries to smuggle cell phone into prison

Brazilian police have detained a cat that entered a prison compound with a cell phone, accessories, and a saw strapped to its body.

By Jan. 6, 2013

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Flying-iPad smuggling operation busted

Criminals fail to see Hollywood-style story to its end, get busted shuttling Apple goodies over a border via zip line.

By Aug. 8, 2011

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Housewives caught smuggling iPads into China

Fourteen housewives, allegedly in possession of 88 iPads, as well as other gadgets, are detained while crossing the border from Hong Kong.

By Dec. 9, 2010

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Ep. 1003: Natali smuggles drugs in her undergarments

OK, not really. Although she did admit to it. But it had to do with Intel getting into Nokia phones somehow. Or did it have to do with the Clear pass getting discontinued at airports. Or was it? And there were chickens. And turtles. You just have to listen.

By Jun. 23, 2009

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Buzz Out Loud 1003: Natali smuggles drugs in her undergarments

OK, not really. Although she did admit to it. But it had to do with Intel getting into Nokia phones somehow. Or did it have to do with the Clear Pass getting discontinued at airports? Or was it? And there were chickens. And turtles.

By Jun. 23, 2009

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Smuggling Internet phone service across borders

Net phone service gets taxed in Panama. So people are just signing up in the U.S. instead.

By Aug. 2, 2004

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Xbox overdose makes home-arrest prisoner beg for jail

A New Zealand man nearing the end of home detention sentence just can't stand another day with his Xbox, so he asks the police to take him to jail.

By Jun. 6, 2013

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'Hobbit' villains suffer vitamin D deficiency, researcher says

The evil creatures in Middle-earth may be paying for their dark ways with a vitamin D deficiency.

By Dec. 16, 2013