MazaCoin: The First Native American Cryptocurrency
Can Bitcoin solve poverty on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation? Payu Harris thinks so. The South Dakota entrepreneur is trying to convince his tribe, the Oglala Lakota, to make MazaCoin its official currency. Harris has passion, but centuries of exploitation and broken promises have taken a toll on Pine Ridge, and his idea might be a hard sell.
New Revelations About UVA Kidnapping Suspect's Past
CBS News confirmed that 12 years ago, when Jesse Matthew was a student at Liberty University, he was investigated on a complaint of rape. University of Virginia sophomore Hannah Graham is still missing two weeks after she mysteriously vanished.
After police arrived on the scene of her Tallahassee, Florida, neighborhood, 62-year-old Viola Young asked them why they were there. Told to turn around, Young did so and walked away. While walking away, at just about 2:31 in this video shot by a local resident, the officer brutally uses his stun gun to tase Young in the back.
Five U.S. Airports Begin Screening for Ebola Among Travelers from West Africa
The CDC announced Wednesday that five major airports, starting with New York's JFK airport, will screen passengers arriving from West African countries affected by the Ebola virus outbreak. The screenings will include questionnaires and taking temperatures. Jeff Pegues reports from Dulles International Airport where screenings begin next week.
Jesse Matthew Worked as Cab Driver the Night Morgan Harrington Vanished
CNN reported Thursday evening that at least two local cab employees have informed federal and state investigators that Jesse Matthew Jr. was working as a cab driver the night murdered student Morgan Harrington disappeared.