Two largest dark web marketplaces shut down
Two of the largest dark web marketplaces have been shut down following a "landmark" international law enforcement investigation, BBC report.
The AlphaBay and Hansa sites had been associated with the trade in illicit items such as drugs, weapons, malware and stolen data.
According to Europol, there were more than 250,000 listings for illegal drugs and toxic chemicals on AlphaBay.
Hansa was....Read More >
Simpson makes case for prison parole
Former US football star and actor OJ Simpson is appearing before a parole board to ask to be released after nine years in a Nevada prison, BBC report.
Simpson, who was acquitted for a double murder in 1995, is serving time for armed robbery, assault with a deadly weapon and 11 other charges.
The sentence, which carries a maximum of 33 years, stems from a 2007 confrontation at a Las Vegas....Read More >
Trump and Putin had another, undisclosed meeting at G20
UK and EU still at odds over citizens’ rights
The UK and EU are still at odds over citizens' rights and the amount the UK will pay to leave the bloc, at the end of the second week of Brexit talks, BBC report.
EU negotiator Michel Barnier said the UK had not been clear enough about where it stands on these issues and that was hampering progress.
UK Brexit Secretary David Davis said the negotiations on the so-called divorce bill had been....Read More >