Just three months ago, a tech project called Tezos raised $232 million online in a wildly successful "initial coin offering." At the time, it was the most money ever raised from the public in the cryptocurrency sector - now, the venture is in danger of falling apart.
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Sessions refuses to discuss conversations with Trump on Russia
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions refused on Wednesday to answer lawmakers' questions about his discussions with President Donald Trump on Russia and denied lying to Congress about his own contacts with Russians during the 2016 election campaign.
Proposed settlement reached in North Carolina's transgender bathroom lawsuit
Transgender people would be allowed to use public restrooms in North Carolina that match their gender identity under a settlement agreement filed on Wednesday that aims to resolve the federal lawsuit over the state's widely criticized bathroom law.
Guilty verdict in Boston Islamic State beheading plot
A Boston-area man was found guilty on Wednesday of conspiracy to commit acts of international terrorism and supporting Islamic State for a 2015 plot to attack police and behead a conservative blogger who organized a "Draw Mohammed" contest.
Spain-Catalonia standoff set to intensify as leaders take hard lines
Spain's political showdown with Catalonia is set to reach a new level on Thursday when political leaders in Madrid and Barcelona are expected to make good on pledges made to their supporters to stick to their tough positions over the region's future.
Venezuela's deteriorating oil quality riles major refiners
Venezuela's state-run oil firm, PDVSA, is increasingly delivering poor quality crude oil to major refiners in the United States, India and China, causing repeated complaints, canceled orders and demands for discounts, according to internal PDVSA documents and interviews with a dozen oil executives, workers, traders and inspectors.
U.S. appeals court rejects Cosby accuser's bid to revive defamation suit
A federal appeals court on Wednesday rejected a bid to revive a defamation lawsuit against Bill Cosby by an actress who said the entertainer raped her in 1974 and then called her a liar after she made her accusations public in a newspaper interview.
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