Biden: Not enough votes to change filibuster for abortion rights

investing.com WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden said on Friday there were not enough votes in the Senate to scrap a supermajority rule known as the filibuster to protect abortion rights after the Supreme Court overturned the...

Monkeypox cases triple in Europe, WHO says, Africa concerned

apnews.com LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization's Europe chief warned Friday that monkeypox cases in the region have tripled in the last two weeks and urged countries to do more to ensure the previously rare disease does...

CFTC Serves Lawsuit Against South African Company Over $1.7B Bitcoin Fraud

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EU agrees on MiCA regulation to crack down on crypto and stablecoins

investing.com Officials from the European Union have agreed on a landmark law that will make life tougher for crypto issuers and service providers under a new single regulatory framework. Stefan Berger, European Parliament member...

Rewards4Earth plans to roll out crypto rewards to 1000 sports clubs in Australia

investing.com In a small coastal town just north of Brisbane, Queensland, 20 members of the Coolum Surf Club have been taking part in an initial trial of the Erth Point System, a crypto rewards platform from the Australian company...

Analysts identify 3 critical flaws that brought DeFi down

investing.com The cryptocurrency market has had a rough go this year and the collapse of multiple projects and funds sparked a contagion effect that has affected just about everyone in the space. The dust has yet to settle, but a...

Former Monero maintainer Riccardo 'Fluffypony' Spagni to surrender for South Africa extradition

investing.com Riccardo Spagni, the former maintainer of the privacy coin Monero also known as Fluffypony, faces extradition to South Africa months after his arrest by U.S. authorities. In a Thursday court filing for the Middle...

Former Monero maintainer Riccardo 'Fluffypony' Spagni to surrender for South Africa extradition

cointelegraph.com Court filings hint at authorities allowing Spagni to be in the United States for the Independence Day holiday weekend before being taken to South Africa early on Tuesday.

Monero’s Ricardo ‘Fluffypony’ Spagni to Surrender to US Marshals on July 5

coindesk.com The former privacy coin maintainer faces extradition to South Africa where he faces fraud charges.

CFTC charges South Africa-based bitcoin pool operator Mirror Trading International with $1.7B fraud, in its largest ever fraud case involving bitcoin

coindesk.com The top U.S. commodities watchdog charged South Africa-based bitcoin pool operator Mirror Trading International with $1.7 billion fraud on Thursday, alleging the global, multilevel marketing scheme “misappropriated”...

Frank Daniels, ex-AP chair and newspaper publisher, dies

apnews.com RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Former Associated Press board chair Frank A. Daniels Jr., who shepherded The News & Observer of Raleigh through an era of political and economic transformation in the New South, died Thursday at...

U.S. Supreme Court backs Biden in bid to end Trump 'remain in Mexico' policy

investing.com By Andrew Chung WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court sided with President Joe Biden on Thursday as he seeks to end a hardline immigration policy begun under his predecessor Donald Trump that forced tens of thousands...

Surge in U.S. demand for Dutch abortion pills after Roe v. Wade decision

investing.com By Stephanie van den Berg AMSTERDAM - Demand for a Dutch service offering abortion pills surged more than fourfold after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down Roe v. Wade, a women's rights campaigner said on...

South Africa's Rolling Power Cuts Turn Lights Off for Rand Bulls

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Central Bank of Morocco seeks to introduce crypto regulation bill

investing.com Bank Al-Maghrib , the central bank of Morocco, is gearing up to formally regulate the Bitcoin and crypto market. According to a Monday report by Bitcoin News, the apex bank is consulting with global financial...