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Bomb Threats Demanding Bitcoin Sent Across U.S., Canada, None Found Credible

WorldNews Thursday, 13 December 2018
Bomb Threats Demanding Bitcoin Sent Across U.S., Canada, None Found CredibleReuters reports law enforcement officials across North America were left scrambling Thursday as a rash of bomb threats were sent via email to dozens of businesses, public offices and schools demanding payment in cryptocurrency, but none of the threats appeared credible, law enforcement officials said. In one case, the report said, the sheriff’s office in Lincoln County, Mo., which includes the city of St. Louis, said it traced an emailed bomb threat received by a school to an internet protocol address in Moscow. But law enforcement officials speaking on background to Reuters dismissed the findings as inconclusive, Reuters reported, as federal investigators expressed doubt the Russians or...
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Bitcoin plummeted more than 6% to near $3,300 a coin on Thursday. Business Inside reports the New York Police Department said that bomb threats were emailed around the country Thursday afternoon along with a demand for bitcoin. The NYPD said in a tweet, "Please be advised - there is an email being...

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