January 17, 2020
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Terrorism financing schemes using cryptocurrencies are growing in sophistication, according to researcher Chainalysis Inc., which helps law enforcement track digital-coin transactions. In one instance, terrorists...
January 14, 2020
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Gregg Bennett had used the initial Department of Financial Institutions finding, following an August probe, to bolster his case.
January 10, 2020
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Bellevue-based venture capitalist Gregg Bennett has filed suit — and launched a variety of PR efforts — against local cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex after hackers accessed...
December 16, 2019
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No evidence has emerged to prove that Gerald Cotten's death in December 2018 was faked. But the FBI and Royal Canadian Mounted Police have launched...
December 10, 2019
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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Three men were charged with running a cryptocurrency mining operation that officials labeled a “high-tech Ponzi scheme" that bilked investors out...
October 14, 2019
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NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook officially moved forward with its plans Monday to create a new digital currency called Libra, despite several high-profile defections from...
October 11, 2019
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NEW YORK (AP) — Visa and Mastercard on Friday announced their departure from Facebook's Libra project, a major setback to the social network's plan for...
October 4, 2019
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PayPal Holdings has pulled out of the Libra Association, a blow to Facebook's efforts to develop a digital currency. "PayPal has made the decision to...
October 1, 2019
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A new report says partners in Facebook's cryptocurrency-based payments network, Libra, are wavering in their support amid a backlash from U.S....
September 20, 2019
at 11:44 am
They "carried out an old-fashioned shakedown, to be paid off with 21st century cryptocurrency,” said the U.S. Attorney after the two were arrested.