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- Tricksters pretend ice cubes in parcels are iPads (plan melts)
Two men hatch a risky ruse. They decide to pack ice cubes into parcels and insure them as if they were iPads. The idea is to collect the insurance money when the "iPads" aren't delivered. [Read more]
- Hacker pleads not guilty to stealing 160M credit cards
Dmitriy Smilianets was allegedly involved in the biggest hacking scheme ever prosecuted in the U.S., which cost Heartland, 7-Eleven, JetBlue, and others more than $300 million. [Read more]