Latest Australian Police Stories

2010-08-27 12:45:00

Australian police said Friday that an international child pornography ring operating through Facebook has been brought down. Police said that eleven people have been charged in Australia, Britain and Canada in connection with the syndicate, which involved people using the social networking site to distribute and view graphic sexual images. The Sydney Morning Herald newspaper said on Friday that Facebook management knew about the graphic sexual images on its site and had deactivated accounts...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.