Twitter says 130 people were targeted in hack that hijacked accounts of Elon Musk, Joe Biden

Twitter has said that about 130 people were targeted in a cyberattack that took control of high-profile accounts to promote a bitcoin scam. The hackers received $121,000 from over 400 payments to three separate bitcoin addresses, according to blockchain analysis firm Elliptic. Roughly half of those payments were made from U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchanges, Elliptic added. […]

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U.K. police officer suspended after video appears to show him kneeling on Black man’s neck

A police officer in London has been suspended after video footage emerged appearing to show him kneeling on the head and neck of a Black man. Calling the footage “extremely disturbing,” Deputy Commissioner Steve House of London’s Metropolitan Police said in a statement that “some of the techniques used cause me great concern.” “They are […]

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Oregon Attorney General sues DHS amid reports of unlawful detainment of Portland protesters

Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum sued the Department of Homeland Security and other agencies Friday night, alleging that federal law enforcement officers sent to Portland to suppress the Black Lives Matter protests violated the Constitution by unlawfully detaining and arresting demonstrators without probable cause. In the lawsuit, Rosenblum asked for a restraining order to prevent […]

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