For more than 18 months, Francis A. Sharrak was able to manage his multimillion-dollar Internet porn and strip club business using just a laptop computer and a telephone.
And he was able to do it all from his secluded office space in downtown Detroit — a VIP cell at the Wayne County Jail.
Sharrak, 44, of Farmington Hills, was awaiting sentencing on federal tax evasion charges when he was locked up in [...]
Going through a rough patch financially? As you cut your monthly bills to the bone, it may be tempting to decide to go without cellphone or Internet service.
But this can be one of the most risky places to cut if you are a student needing the expected tools of technology at your fingertips. It can also be a serious disadvantage if you are a job seeker. Immediate access to the [...]
Lt. Col. Robert E. Underwood is in jail on three felony harassment charges
Girlfriend alerted police after she confronted him over naked pictures of his daughter that she found on his computer
Had served multiple deployments, did not have PTSD but was shot and left for dead by his mother who killed his siblings
An Army officer in Washington state threatened to blow up the state capitol, personally kill his girlfriend, and hired [...]
Hyperinflation has struck again, this time at ground zero of the most sensitive geopolitical conflict in ages: Iran. EA WorldView reports:
An EA source reports that a relative in Tehran ordered a washing machine for 400,000 Toman (about $240) this week. When he went to the shop the next day, he was told that — amidst the currency crisis and rising import costs — the price was now 800,000 Toman (about $480). Another EA [...]
If you can’t let a day go by without accessing your personal data and files, you’d better think twice about crossing the border back into the U.S. with your computer. That’s because digital devices such as a laptop computer can be seized at the border without a warrant and sent to a secondary site for forensic inspection.
That ruling from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the [...]