Bitcoin value tumbles after $65 million of digital currency stolen from exchange

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The value of Bitcoin has slumped by some 10 percent after $65 million of the digital currency was stolen from the Bitfinex exchange in Hong Kong. The exchange has halted all trading while the security breach is investigated. Also today, we take a look at the retailers hoping to cash in on merchandise from the Rio Olympics.

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