Bitcoins have soared in value in recent weeks, touching $1000 per bitcoin earlier this week. They've become so popular some traditional businesses are accepting them for payment — but not everyone has embraced them.
It's a rare love story that breaks so many boundaries in the Middle East. An Israeli and a Palestinian fought physical barriers in traveling between Jerusalem and the West Bank. They fought the Israeli-Arab cultural barriers. And they fought the social barriers of being gay.
A week after meeting, an Afghan interpreter saved the life of a US soldier in battle. Years later, that soldier returned the favor, helping the interpreter get a US visa to escape death threats from the Taliban. Now, their families are together for Thanksgiving.