Spanish court agrees to extradite Russian hacking suspect to US

Spanish court agrees to extradite Russian hacking suspect to US

Spain's High Court said Tuesday it had agreed to a US request to extradite a Russian man accused of controlling one of the world's top generators of spam and online extortion.

Blair flays daily over drive to release rebel

Blair flays daily over drive to release rebel

Tony Blair has denied that a Labour government paid compensation to the former Guantanamo Bay detainee who went on to blow himself up in Iraq, in a strongly worded statement in which he accused the Daily Mail of hypocritical coverage over the Manchester-born rebel’s death.

Teen who gave student fatal drug avoids jail

Teen who gave student fatal drug avoids jail

A teenager who supplied ecstasy that killed a 17-year-old friend is the son of a top planning consultant behind the London Olympics canoeing centre, the Standard has learned.

Facebook counters Twitter with tool for journalists

Facebook counters Twitter with tool for journalists

Facebook has unveiled a new tool aimed at helping journalists using the social network track breaking and trending news, in a challenge to Twitter.