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Former UN weapons inspector convicted in sex case

An eastern Pennsylvania jury has convicted a former U.N. weapons inspector nabbed in an online sex sting on all but one count. Full story

Sex-sting trial beings for ex-UN weapons inspector

No one disputes that former U.N. chief weapons inspector and prominent Iraq war critic Scott Ritter entered an adult chat room two years ago, traded sexually graphic messages and performed a sex act on himself in front of a webcam. Full story

Anonymous Attacks Iranian Government Websites

The hacking collective Anonymous launched distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks against Iranian government websites today (Feb. 11), knocking a few, but not all, offline. Full story

Cops: Nurse encouraged suicides over Web

A nurse who authorities say got his kicks by visiting Internet suicide chat rooms and encouraging depressed people to kill themselves is under investigation in at least two deaths. Full story

Police: German shooter 'chat' may be fake

German police said Thursday they now doubt whether a chat room post attributed to a teenager who went on a shooting rampage is real. Full story

Scientists go online to discuss drugs with kids

Some of the nation's government scientists went to the computer chat room Tuesday to make talking about the ramifications of drugs a little easier for students to do. Full story

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