Taiwanese bitcoin miner shot by gangsters after China crackdown on cryptocurrencies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese bitcoin miner was shot on Saturday by two gangsters over NT$47 million (US$1.6 million) in lost bitcoins after China has begun a clampdown on cryptocurrency exchang...

Bitcoin trade should be regulated by anti-money laundering rules:Taiwan Official

Taipei, April 2 (CNA) Taiwan's central bank Governor Yang Chin-long (楊金龍) said Monday that transactions of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin should be regulated by anti-money laundering rules. In a he...

US stocks move higher in early trade; Dow crosses 26,000

U.S. stocks climbed broadly in early trading Tuesday, sending the Dow Jones industrial average past the 26,000-point mark for the first time. Technology, health care and financial stocks accounted for...

US stock indexes edge higher in early trading; oil rising

U.S. stock indexes were up slightly in light trading early Thursday as technology companies posted more gains. Financial stocks were also moving higher as bond yields rose. Energy companies rose as cr...

US stock indexes edge higher in early trading; oil slips

U.S. stock indexes edged higher in light trading early Wednesday, recouping some of their modest losses from a day earlier. Health care and technology stocks were among the biggest gainers. Banks were...

US stocks move broadly higher in early trading; oil rising

U.S. stocks moved broadly higher in early trading Friday, erasing modest losses from the day before. Banks, health care companies and consumer products makers were among the biggest gainers. Investors...

US stocks move higher in early trading; oil heads lower

Gains by technology companies and banks helped send U.S. stocks higher in early trading Thursday. Retailers also rose after the government said retail sales jumped in November, fueled by holiday seaso...

US stocks edge higher ahead of expected Fed rate hike

U.S. stocks edged higher in early trading Wednesday ahead of an expected interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve. Technology stocks accounted for much of the market's gains. Health care companies ...

Twins trumped: Winklevoss's lose bid for bitcoin trade fund

WASHINGTON (AP) — The irrepressible Winklevoss twins, known for having sued Mark Zuckerberg over the idea for Facebook, have suffered a setback from federal regulators in their push to expand the use ...