Goldman Sachs vice president and known Bitcoin skeptic Richard Gnodde is among 17 senior executives who could face ten years’ in prison for money laundering. Vice President Could Face 10 Years In Jail According to a press release from Malaysia’s attorney general August 9, Gnodde is now wanted in connection Continue Reading
Morgan Creek Digital co-founder Anthony Pompliano received a verbal beating for disclosing that 50% of his portfolio is in Bitcoin. Question is…is his lack of diversification a bad thing? Is Pomp Crazy? Earlier this week, Anthony Pompliano participated in a CNBC Squawk Box panel which discussed macro-economics and its impact Continue Reading
18,000 illegally trafficked cultural goods seized in operation Pandora III (courtesy Europol) Police authorities from 29 countries joined forces to launch an operation that seized more than 18,000 illegally trafficked cultural goods including archaeological items, furniture, coins, paintings, musical instruments, and sculptures. The joint forces arrested 59 individuals in the operation. Continue Reading
The AfricaMuseum, formerly named the Royal Museum for Central Africa, in Tervuren, Belgium (photo by Rolf Müller via Wikimedia Commons) An “Afrohouse” party held at the Royal Museum for Central Africa in Tervuren, Belgium (commonly known as the AfricaMuseum) drew the ire of some community members after images on social Continue Reading
Musicians playing their corrido for mourners of the El Paso shooting (image courtesy of J. Omar Ornelas/USA Today) Makeshift memorials and shrines dot the parking lot outside the Walmart in El Paso, Texas where 22 people were murdered by an armed gunman last week. Crosses, candles, balloons, photographs, and flowers Continue Reading
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