Can a group of crypto investors buy an NBA team? : NPR

Can a group of crypto investors buy an NBA team? : NPR

The Krause House DAO is a group organized by cryptocurrency fans that is raising money to attempt to purchase an NBA franchise. Krause House DAO hide caption toggle caption Krause House DAO The Krause House DAO is a group organized by cryptocurrency fans that is raising money to attempt to purchase an NBA franchise. Krause … Read more

A Crypto Group is Trying to Buy an NBA Team via Crowdfunding

A Crypto Group is Trying to Buy an NBA Team via Crowdfunding

A Decentralized Autonomous Organization (DAO) based on cryptocurrency, Ethereum, is gearing up to buy a National Basketball Association (NBA) team through crowdfunding. Krause House DAO, named after the late general manager of the Chicago Bulls, Jerry Krause, raised 200 Ethereum (ETH), or roughly Rs 6.4 crore, in just 15 minutes of announcing the plan to … Read more

Crypto Group Hopes to Buy US Constitution Copy

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One of 13 rare, first-edition copies of the U.S. Constitution is being auctioned by Sotheby’s on Thursday (Nov. 18) and a group of cryptocurrency investors — a decentralized autonomous organization (DAO) dubbed ConstitutionDAO — is raising money in hopes of winning the auction. Last month, a DAO known as PleasrDAO purchased a rare Wu-Tang Clan … Read more

Crypto group raises $4 million and counting to buy early copy of US Constitution

Crypto group raises $4 million and counting to buy early copy of US Constitution

Bill Oxford via Getty Images A rare, first edition copy of the US Constitution is going up for auction on Nov. 18, and a crypto group called ConstitutionDAO is currently raising funds to buy it.Sotheby’s, which is conducting the auction, expects the copy to sell for between $15 million and $20 million. This copy of … Read more

Christian group fights Idaho Covid mandates despite pocketing bailouts | Idaho

The controversial rightwing Christ Church – and its pastor, Douglas Wilson – have led an uncompromising campaign of opposition to coronavirus public health measures in Idaho, revealing the church’s powerful influence in its home city of Moscow and beyond.The campaign has included in-person protests, misinformation and encouragement of civil disobedience across media channels owned by … Read more

Law group threatens to sue over Immensa Covid testing scandal | Health policy

The health secretary is facing legal action over the Immensa testing fiasco, in which about 43,000 people have been given false negative Covid results since September.The Good Law Project has sent a pre-action letter to Sajid Javid seeking answers over the scandal, which some experts believe has contributed to a rise in coronavirus cases in … Read more

Hong Kong’s zero-COVID policy undermining financial hub status – industry group

Hong Kong's zero-COVID policy undermining financial hub status - industry group

A general view showing the Central Business District, in Hong Kong, China, September 15, 2021. REUTERS/Tyrone SiuHONG KONG, Oct 25 (Reuters) – A financial industry group warned on Monday that Hong Kong’s zero-COVID policy and strict quarantine requirements for international travellers threatens to undermine the city’s status as a financial hub.The Asia Securities Industry and … Read more

Group that spread false Covid claims doubled Facebook interactions in six months | Facebook

An international pressure group that spread false and conspiratorial claims about Covid-19 more than doubled the average number of interactions it got on Facebook in the first six months of 2021 in spite of renewed efforts to curb misinformation on the platform, according to a report.Pages owned by the World Doctors Alliance – a group … Read more

Opinion: This group has a lot to lose when the Covid emergency ends

Opinion: This group has a lot to lose when the Covid emergency ends

Just before leaving office in January, the Justice Department under the outgoing administration issued a memo saying that those released on home confinement through the CARES Act would need to return to prison after the Covid-19 emergency ended. Of the more than 7,500 people under home confinement, a substantial number could be forced back to … Read more