Feds Take Down The Internet Underworld’s eBay For Drugs & Hitmen

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The Silk Road: Like eBay for Cocaine and Hitmen

There's a whole dark underbelly to the internet out there, and one of its best known locales was a site called Silk Road, where anyone could buy a host of illegal goods and services anonymously and online and pay for them using the e-currency Bitcoin. Until today, when the U.S. Government shut it down and arrested its founder.