Hackers Use ‘Find My iPhone’ App to Lock, Hold Devices for Ransom

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-05_d3654389bf.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (SYDNEY) -- Some iPhone and iPad users in Australia had a rude awakening Tuesday morning when they discovered their devices had been locked and held for ransom by a mysterious hacker going by the name “Oleg Pliss.” The people affected by the breach reported they received messages indicating that their devices had been hacked and they needed to make a payment in order for them to be unlocked.

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Woman Facing Death Sentence in Sudan Gives Birth

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-05_098250319c.jpgiStock/Thinktsock (LONDON) -- Meriam Yehya Ibrahim Ishag, the Sudanese woman facing a death sentence for marrying a Christian, has given birth, Amnesty International confirmed to ABC News. The woman was sentenced to death for apostasy for marrying a Christian and converting to his religion.

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Nigerian Military Claims It Knows Abducted Schoolgirls Whereabouts

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-05_36abc76ff3.jpg (ABUJA, Nigeria) -- In what may be the first major break since hundreds of schoolgirls were abducted in Nigeria six weeks ago, the government's military claims to know where the militant group Boko Haram is keeping its captives. However, there's little that Nigerian soldiers can do at this stage, according to the chief of defense staff, thus making a rescue operation "by force out of the question."

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After Claiming Ukraine Election Victory, Poroshenko Vows to Take Down Separatists

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-05_ac93324f7d.jpgPhoto by Dan Kitwood/Getty Image (KIEV, Ukraine) -- Fighter jets and attack helicopters Monday pounded pro-Russian separatists who had taken control of the airport in Eastern Ukraine’s biggest city, Donetsk. Rebel fighters responded with machine and anti-aircraft gun fire, taking up positions in the wooded area around the airport. The separatist insurgency will be the first test for candy mogul Petro Poroshenko, who claimed victory in the presidential election held on Sunday.

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Boxing Champion Vitali Klitschko Claims Victory in Kiev Mayor's Race

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-05_bcfc7b1fb2.jpgPhoto by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images (KIEV, Ukraine) -- Vitali Klitschko, former world heavyweight boxing champ, has claimed victory in an election to become the mayor of Kiev. The giant Klitschko, also known as “Dr. Ironfist,” is an ally of candy mogul Petro Poroshenko, who claimed victory in the president’s race over the weekend. Actress Hayden Panettiere is engaged to Klitschko’s look-alike brother, Wladmir.

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