From our friends at The Daily Dot: When two sisters slammed an anti-pedophile group for naming-and-shaming a suspect who later took his own life, the vigilantes turned their attention towards the siblings with threats that left them fearing for their safety.
From our friends at The Daily Dot: A “Classybitch” in Dallas just admitted to a federal court that she’s got a nasty habit of downloading and sharing really, really, vile collections of child pornography.
From our friends at The Daily Dot: There are probably all kinds of reasons for why what appears to be a headless woman with her feet turned at bizarre opposite angles seems to be lying in the back of a Ford truck that Reddit spotted on Google Street View this weekend. Probably.
From our friends at The Daily Dot: Sometimes it takes a major investigation to catch a pedophile. Other times, a man will allegedly post a picture of a child to Craigslist, claim the two have sex, and bring the cops right to his door.
From our friends at the Daily Dot: Walter Easley, the South Carolina teenager who recorded video of himself kicking a cat, has been charged with cruelty to animals thanks to4chan.
From our friends at the Daily Dot: In less than an hour, what was to have been an innocent Web chat between Daniel Perry and a girl turned deadly. Blackmailers jumped into the Skype chat; warning they’d share a recording of the conversation and that if he didn’t pay up, he’d be “better off dead.”
From our friends at the Daily Dot: On Saturday morning, a shock wave hit the Dark Web, a collection of sites hidden behind walls of encryption and anonymity on the Tor network. Someone had compromised and essentially destroyed Freedom Hosting, the Dark Web’s most popular anonymous hosting company.
From our friends at the Daily Dot: The gift of life is so precious that it’s impossible to put a price on, but that didn’t stop one New York City man from trying. He decided a 2-month-old baby was worth at least $100 on Craigslist. The worst part: The baby wasn’t even his.
From our friends at the Daily Dot: Soon after landing the punch that killed a Royal Marine, a drunk man boasted about the attack on Twitter. “Hahaha, f****** hand is killing me!” bragged Reece Kay at 5am, after throwing the deadly punch.
From our friends at the Daily Dot: Rosalio Reta was just 13 when Miguel Treviño, leader of the ruthless Zetas, the paramilitary wing of Mexico’s Gulf Cartel, recruited him as a killer. In this interview with the Center for Investigative Reporting he discusses his horrific experience as a murderous cog in Los Zetas.