A dangerous email hoax appears to be targeting businesses, schools, hospitals, and government buildings across the US in an attempt to extort bitcoin (BTC) with a bomb threat. A spokesperson for the FBI provided TNW with the following statement: We are aware of the recent bomb threats made in cities around the country, and we remain in touch with our law enforcement partners to provide assistance. As always, we encourage the public to remain vigilant and to promptly report suspicious activities which could represent a threat to public safety. What you need to know: It appears the threat is being… This story continues at The Next Web
(Dec 14): President Donald Trump said he never directed his former personal attorney Michael Cohen to break the law, saying that as a lawyer Cohen should know what’s legal and what’s not.
“I never directed Michael Cohen to break the law. He was a lawyer and he is supposed to know the law. It is called ‘advice of counsel,’ and a lawyer has great liability if a mistake is made,” Trump said Thursday on Twitter. “That is why they get paid.”