Cryptocurrency: Hacker steals ‘important coins’ worth $600 million from blockchain platform Poly Network

The hacker behind one of the largest ever cryptocurrency heists returned almost half of the $600 million stolen assets. Blockchain platform Poly Network wrote a letter on Twitter, asking the individual to get in touch “to work out a solution”. The website said the amount of money hacked was the “biggest” incident so far in […]


Very rare Edward III gold coin lost in the Black Death found by metal detector

A “very rare” Edward III gold coin lost in the wake of the Black Death has been found by a metal detectorist. The 23-carat leopard was discovered with another gold coin, called a noble, near Reepham, Norfolk. Helen Geake said the leopard was withdrawn within months of being minted in 1344 and “hardly any have […]