Biden sanctions cryptocurrency exchange over ransomware attacks

Biden sanctions cryptocurrency exchange over ransomware attacks

Biden sanctions cryptocurrency exchange over ransomware attacks

U.S. drops sanctions on former Iranian officials in routine step

U.S. drops sanctions on former Iranian officials in routine step

WASHINGTON — The U.S. government said on Thursday it had removed sanctions on three former Iranian officials and on two companies previously involved in trading Iranian petrochemical products, a move a U.S. official said had nothing to do with Iran nuclear talks. Speaking on condition of anonymity, the U.S. official said that the moves by…

Sanctions on China, GameStop earnings, mailbox swans

Sanctions on China, GameStop earnings, mailbox swans

The top stories of the day included international sanctions on China for abuses against Uyghurs, and Israel’s election.