Cryptocurrency

Neo-Nazis Bet Big on Bitcoin

Neo-Nazis Bet Big on Bitcoin

9 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

How the far-right's failed cryptocurrency gamble became a bad joke for the Christchurch killer.
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The first exchange to go live with bitcoin futures now isn't listing new contracts as another sign of the difficulty getting Wall Street interested in crypto

The first exchange to go live with bitcoin futures now isn't listing new contracts as another sign of the difficulty getting Wall Street interested in crypto

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Cboe Global Markets announced late Thursday that it will stop listing new contracts of bitcoin futures. The Chicago-based exchange group, which was the first to launch a...
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Bitcoin Tycoon Who Oversaw Mt. Gox Implosion Gets Suspended Sentence

4 days ago   |   NY Times

Mark Karpelès, who ran the exchange that helped make the cryptocurrency a household name, was found guilty of falsifying data by a Japanese court.
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Renewable energy won't make Bitcoin 'green,' but tweaking its mining mechanism might

5 days ago   |   Science Daily

The cryptocurrency Bitcoin is known for its energy footprint. Now, a researcher suggests that renewable hydropower production cannot supply the large quantities of energy...
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Forte and Ripple form $100 million fund for mainstream blockchain games

Forte and Ripple form $100 million fund for mainstream blockchain games

7 days ago   |   Venture Beat

Forte has announced a big deal with Ripple's Xpring cryptocurrency platform to invest $100 million in game developers who make games based on blockchain.
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The U.N. Is Investigating Possible North Korea Sanctions Violations in 20 Countries

8 days ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

U.N. experts say they are investigating possible violations of sanctions on North Korea in about 20 countries, from alleged clandestine nuclear procurement in China to arms...
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UN probing North Korea sanctions violations in 20 countries

8 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

U.N. experts say they are investigating possible violations of United Nations sanctions on North Korea in about 20 countries, from alleged clandestine nuclear procurement in...
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Gold-Backed Cryptocurrency Is Almost Here

8 days ago   |   Fortune

Investors will soon be able to buy gold and stocks in the form of cryptocurrency, the same way they might buy Bitcoin. Paxos, a New York-based firm that already offers a...
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Downtown Miami WeWork building expected to sell in massive cryptocurrency auction

11 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

A downtown Miami office building leased to WeWork is expected to sell for $65.5 million in a deal that will be financed through one of the largest known cryptocurrency real...
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Fidelity's new cryptocurrency company is up and running despite a bear market for digital coins

11 days ago   |   CNBC

Fidelity Digital Assets, a new company created by the investing giant last year, is already working with wealthy families and hedge funds on cryptocurrency trading and custody.
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Fairleigh Dickinson comes back for first win in NCAA Tournament

Fairleigh Dickinson comes back for first win in NCAA Tournament

DAYTON, Ohio - Greg Herenda was right. Experience does matter. His team was better prepared three years later for the First Four. Fairleigh Dickinson took an early punch and... Read more ...

Prosecutors offer plea deal to Patriots owner Robert Kraft in prostitution case

Prosecutors offer plea deal to Patriots owner Robert Kraft in prostitution case

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Astros, Alex Bregman agree to 6-year, $100 million extension, report says

Astros, Alex Bregman agree to 6-year, $100 million extension, report says

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This bill could punish owners who abandon, restrain dogs during natural...

This bill could punish owners who abandon, restrain dogs during natural disasters

If the bill passes, a person could face charges of animal cruelty and a fine of up to $5,000. Read more ...

Wendy Williams fans show support after host reveals she's been living in a...

Wendy Williams fans show support after host reveals she's been living in a sober house

Wendy Williams revealed on her show Tuesday that she's been living in a sober house for "quite some time." Read more ...

Raiders sign former Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict

Raiders sign former Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict

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Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

A federal program is giving people $1,000 to adopt an untrained wild horse or burro. Read more ...

California Jury Finds Roundup Caused Man's Cancer

California Jury Finds Roundup Caused Man's Cancer

After five days of deliberation the jury concluded the weed killer was a "substantial factor" in causing non-Hodgkins lymphoma in the plaintiff. It's the second verdict against... Read more ...

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

"Jerry Lee Lewis is expected to fully recover with aggressive and intensive rehab," his neurologist said. Read more ...

Trial begins for former East Pittsburgh officer charged with fatally...

Trial begins for former East Pittsburgh officer charged with fatally shooting 17-year-old

The case of an East Pittsburgh police officer who shot and killed Antwon Rose while the 17-year-old boy ran from a pulled-over car last spring went to trial Tuesday morning. Read more ...