Prosecutors win seizure of virtual currency in Silk Road website case.
The U.S. Justice Department is suing Bank of America over alleged mortgage fraud perpetrated against Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac by Countrywide, the giant mortgage originator purchased by Bank of America.
Suit says Countrywide, later purchased by Bank of America, ran a 'Hustle' that led to losses taxpayers shouldered.
Vance Moore II, the leader of a conspiracy that bilked investors out of tens of millions of dollars in an ATM fraud, has been sentenced to 97 months in a federal prison.
Authorities in New York said they have charged 37 people with using a computer virus to steal more than $3 million from dozens of individuals, banks and other businesses.