This undated image obtained by The Associated Press shows the homepage of the website Megaupload.com. Federal prosecutors in Virginia have shut down one of the world's largest file-sharing sites, Megaupload.com, and charged its founder and others with violating piracy laws. (AP Photo)
January 30, 2012 7:46:53 AM PST
by JOSHUA FREED, Daniel Wagner Associated Press
January 30, 2012 --
Federal prosecutors say data from users of Megaupload could be deleted as soon as Thursday.