The Japanese authorities have arrested an alleged drug importer with a penchant for digital currencies.
The Internal Revenue Service has announced its intention to contract to a cybersecurity nonprofit to research digital currency crimes.
The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued new guidance related to digital currency investments.
Despite recent setbacks, Silk Road 2.0 now lists more items than the original site in its heyday.
The trial of former Bitcoin Foundation vice chairman Charlie Shrem is now set to begin this September.
A Silk Road user faces 40 years in prison for allegedly completing 10,000 transactions via the online black market.
Following Silk Road's demise, some users (and even law enforcement officials) wax nostalgic about the 'original' Dread Pirate Roberts.
Kirk and Lyn Ulbricht talk to CoinDesk about their son's case and the threat it poses to free speech.
Newly discovered bitcoin mining malware shows a greater degree of sophistication, says mobile security firm Lookout.
Silk Road 2.0 reports that 1,000 BTC has not been claimed by users affected by its February security breach.