To fight tax dodging, Denmark will buy leaked Panama Papers
Business / Europe

To fight tax dodging, Denmark will buy leaked Panama Papers

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark will buy leaked data from a Panamanian law firm that helped customers open offshore companies to avoid paying taxes, the Scandinavian country’s taxation minister said Wednesday. Karsten Lauritzen said Danish tax authorities had received an anonymous offer over the summer to acquire data from the so-called “Panama Papers” that could … Continue reading

Clinton, aides stressed protecting State Dept. info in email
Business / Celebrities / Politics / U.S. News

Clinton, aides stressed protecting State Dept. info in email

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her aides at the State Department were acutely aware of — and occasionally frustrated by — the need to protect sensitive information when discussing international affairs over email and other correspondence. One example came in a February 2010 message, when an aide noted a draft of innocuous remarks … Continue reading

Celebrities / Middle East / TV

Israeli man under house arrest for leaked Madonna songs

  JERUSALEM (AP) — An aspiring singer who auditioned for Israel’s top TV song competition was placed under house arrest Thursday on suspicion of hacking into international pop star Madonna’s computer and stealing and selling unreleased songs, his lawyer said. Police said Israel’s cybercrime unit arrested 38-year-old Adi Lederman on Wednesday after an investigation coordinated … Continue reading