Local Bitcoin Scams On The RiseA man and a woman dubbed the “Discount Bitcoin Bandits” have been charged with stealing thousands of dollars from people trying to buy bitcoin, in some instances outright robbing prospective buyers, prosecutors said.
OC Middle School Music Program Crowdfunds Using CryptocurrencyA popular middle school program has turned to a blockchain-fundraising platform to raise money.
SEC Letter Shows Bitcoin Funds Won't Happen Soon, If EverThe Securities and Exchange Commission this week sent a letter to investment trade groups containing more than 30 questions that must be answered before a digital currency fund gets approval.
Bitcoin Continues Its Slide, Falls Below $10KThe price of the volatile digital currency dropped nearly 30 percent this week.
CBS2 Investigates: Growing Concerns About the Dark WebIn a quiet suburb near Los Angeles, wild partying gave way to a multi-million dollar, illicit empire operating in the secret corners of the Web.
Stunning: Bitcoin Price Plummets In Just 24 HoursThe plunge comes after its price soared by more than 1,000 percent since the start of the year.
Man Who Lost $22,000 In Cryptocurrency Scam: 'I Gave Him The Password'An Inglewood man says he lost his life savings after investing all his money in the digital currency.
Report: LA Valley College Pays Hackers $28K RansomThe hackers locked the school's file, email and messaging systems and threatened to delete them.
LinkedIn Confirms 2012 Hack Exposed 117 Million User PasswordsLinkedIn says a 2012 breach resulted in more than 100 million of its users' passwords being compromised — vastly more than previously thought.
Man Newsweek Claims Is bitcoin Creator Hires LawyerThe man Newsweek claimed is the creator of bitcoin has hired a lawyer in an attempt to clear his name, repeating a denial he made to The Associated Press more than a week ago that he has never had anything to do with the digital currency.
LA Sheriff Backs Newsweek Quotes Of Alleged Man Behind bitcoinTwo Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies described in Newsweek's story about "the face behind Bitcoin" say the quotes attributed to Dorian Nakamoto and a deputy in the story are accurate.