The Bitcoin exchange
Mt. Gox has filed for bankruptcy and is blaming hackers for the
loss of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of the digital
currency. Yesterday, Fed Chair
Janet Yellen said yesterday that the Federal Reserve does not
have any authority to regulate Bitcoin.
Armed men with military uniforms have been stationed at
airports in Crimea, a region of
Ukraine where there have
recently been clashes between pro-Russian and pro-Western
groups. Acting Ukrainian President Oleksandr Turchynov
said, “Terrorists with automatic weapons, judged by our special
services to be professional soldiers, tried to take control of the
airport in Crimea,” and Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov
accused Russian forces of occupying the airport in the Crimean
city of Sevastopol.
Republican New Jersey
Gov. Chris Christie raised $1 million for the Republican
Governors Association with Mitt Romney in Boston.
Clinton Library is to release the first set of confidential
memos from the Clinton White House today.