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Bitcoin Prices Are Going Insane

This morning, the bizarre digital currency known as Bitcoin hit another all-time high, ticking $402 on the Mt. Gox exchange.<p>It hasn't stopped.<p>Now it's at $429.9, $55 or 15% more than its price just 24 hours ago.<p>On Tuesday, the Winklevoss brothers, who are Bitcoin bulls, gave a pep talk about it …

Cryptocurrency

Xbox One guarded by sharks ahead of 10,000 launch parties

Microsoft is preparing for an elaborate Xbox One launch later this month. Ten thousand retail locations in 13 countries will open their doors at midnight to mark the Xbox One launch on November 22nd. Some of the bigger events in major cities will be streamed on Xbox Live and broadcast on Spike TV. …

Premium Economy Class: Is It Worth It?

When Hawaiian Airlines announced their new Extra Comfort seating option a few days ago, they were just the latest in a line of airlines adding options for travelers flying economy. For those of us who are fed up feeling squashed into standard economy seating, and are willing to spend a little more, …

Extreme Races: 10 Mind-Blowing Marathons (Photos)

Running 26.2 miles is crazy to begin with. So why not do it in one of the most extreme—and spectacular—places around? Sign up for a race across the …

Michigan man wants $25 million reward for bin Laden's death

Two years ago, U.S. special forces killed Usama bin Laden. Now, a Michigan man wants his cut.<p>A gem merchant who claims he tipped off the FBI to bin Laden’s location says he’s entitled to the $25 million reward that was previously offered by the U.S. government, the Chicago Tribune reported.<p>Tom Lee, …

Brazil and Germany draft anti-spy resolution at UN

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1023000/1023762_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1518165776_6c50deb191d1070e6275c6813ea031e2<p><b>Germany and Brazil have asked the UN General Assembly to adopt a draft resolution calling for the right to privacy in the digital age.</b><p>The draft calls …

Surveillance

Chaos and bloodshed at LAX

Authorities say a lone gunman, 23-year-old Paul Ciancia, walked inside Terminal 3 at LAX and pulled an assault rifle from a bag. Police say he killed a Transportation Security Administration employee and wounded three other officers before continuing to fire rounds inside the terminal. NBC’s Miguel …

Extremism