Bitcoin fans are being offered first dibs on 150 apartments in a new Dubai development. Aston Plaza and Residences is offering studios for 30 bitcoin, and one-bedroom apartments for about 50 bitcoin ($242,000), although the prices may vary because they’re pegged to the dollar.
1. Irma spooks markets: Hurricane Irma is moving through the Caribbean, pushing up commodity prices and applying pressure to travel stocks. The price of orange juice futures for November delivery spiked 6.5% on Wednesday. U.S. oil futures rose 0.4% to trade just below $49 per
President Trump risks doing more harm than good with his latest rhetoric over North Korea. After Kim Jong Un’s regime carried out its biggest nuclear test so far on Sunday, Trump fired off a series of tweets, including a warning that he’s considering “stopping all trade
President Trump and Republicans want to rip up rules on big banks. But Wells Fargo (WFC) keeps getting into serious trouble, undermining the president’s deregulation agenda. After creating a national firestorm last September because it created millions of fake accounts, the No. 2 U.S. bank landed in
Rick Wilking | Reuters A volunteer from Texas A&M University helps to clean up flood damage in the house of an alumnus in southwestern Houston. Hurricane Irma is not expected to touch Florida for several days but its impact was already being felt in