Bitcoin falls 25 percent to $10,200 on Bitstamp exchange
SYDNEY (Reuters) – Bitcoin had lost a quarter of its value in early Asian trading on Wednesday as fears grew of a regulatory crackdown after reports that South Korea’s finance minister said banning trading in cryptocurrencies was still an option.
U.S. withholds $65 million in Palestinian aid after Trump threat
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Tuesday said it would withhold about half the initial aid it planned to give a U.N. agency that serves the Palestinians, two weeks after President Donald Trump questioned the value of such funding.
Starved California siblings treated after rescue from ‘horrific’ home
PERRIS, Calif. (Reuters) – The 13 siblings found starving in a filthy California home, some of them shackled to furniture, were getting food and treatment after being rescued from a “horrific” ordeal that could leave them scarred for years, authorities…
Special counsel subpoenas former Trump aide Bannon: NYT
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist Steve Bannon has been subpoenaed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller to testify before a grand jury in a probe into alleged ties between Russia and Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign…