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Harassed game developer driven from home after receiving death threats on Twitter

Brianna Wu, a game developer, and her husband called the police and left their home last night after receiving a credible death threat on Twitter. According to posts on Twitter, Wu, who is the head of development at Giant Spacekat, became a … Continue reading

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Banks to meet with Treasury Department on cyber threats: sources

By David Henry and Lauren Tara LaCapra NEW YORK (Reuters) – A group of Wall Street banks plan to meet the U.S. Treasury Department and other government officials next month to talk about how to cooperate to fend off cyber … Continue reading

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Security experts call for government action against cyber threats

By Joseph Menn LAS VEGAS (Reuters) – Alarmed by mounting cyber threats around the world and across industries, a growing number of security experts see aggressive government action as the best hope for averting disaster. Such fears and proposals on … Continue reading

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Saudi king orders steps against “terrorist threats” – The News International

The News International Saudi king orders steps against "terrorist threats"The News InternationalRIYADH: King Abdullah ordered all necessary measures to protect Saudi Arabia against potential "terrorist threats" after chairing a security meeting to discuss the fall-out from Iraq, the state news … Continue reading

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Afghans ignore Taliban threats to vote

Afghanistan’s difficult terrain, where ballot boxes have to hauled by donkey from some of its remotest corners, means preliminary results will not be known until July 2 Asia homepage

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How seriously does Vladimir Putin take American threats? – Hindustan Times

Hindustan Times How seriously does Vladimir Putin take American threats?Hindustan TimesUS President Barack Obama's threats of "costs" did not sway Vladimir Putin's calculations on Crimea. Now he must see if the pain he plans to escalate on Russia will be … Continue reading

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How seriously does Vladimir Putin take American threats? – Hindustan Times

Hindustan Times How seriously does Vladimir Putin take American threats?Hindustan TimesUS President Barack Obama's threats of "costs" did not sway Vladimir Putin's calculations on Crimea. Now he must see if the pain he plans to escalate on Russia will be … Continue reading

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Ukraine crisis: American threats will have no effect on Putin – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Ukraine crisis: American threats will have no effect on PutinTelegraph.co.ukOnce again Barack Obama has drawn an international line in the sand – as he did with Bashar al-Assad over Syria's use of chemical weapons – and once again it … Continue reading

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Twitter rape threats land UK pair in jail

25-year-old John Nimmo and 23-year-old Isabella Sorley both pleaded guilty to the offence of "improper use of a public electronic communications network" earlier this month after being charged last month. The pair took to Twitter to send abusive tweets following the … Continue reading

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The 2 Real Threats To The Future Of Berkshire Hathaway (And Its Defense Against Them)

By Jim Sloan: I recently published two SA articles focusing on strengths of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B). The first sprang from a Buffett comment about owning stocks you would be happy to own if the market were closed for a significant … Continue reading

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