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Attorney steals $1.6 million from client after he died: feds

The attorney used the stolen funds to purchase several new vehicles, splurge on Amazon, get dental work and pay for other personal expenses, officials said. Getty Images/iStockphoto After one of her client’s died, a Wisconsin attorney stole more than $1.6 million from his trust accounts while continuing to lie to his wife about the status […]

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Blockchain, ‘Decentralized’ Exchange Taken Offline After Hacker Steals Millions

Hacking. Disinformation. Surveillance. CYBER is Motherboard’s podcast and reporting on the dark underbelly of the internet. Developers and network participants took a blockchain offline on Tuesday night, making the “decentralized” cryptocurrency exchange running on top of it inoperable, after a bug let a hacker steal around $5 million.  A few hours earlier, a Reddit user […]

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