By Mark Flatten | 12/09/13 07:46 PM
Islamic advocacy groups with hidden agendas and historic ties to radical organizations are dictating how the FBI and other federal agencies combat terrorism, a watchdog group alleges in a new report. The recent purge of counter-terror training documents to remove references that might offend...
By Brian Hughes | 11/26/13 09:00 AM
The White House on Tuesday pressed Iran to return a former FBI agent -- missing for six years -- to the United States, seeking to use momentum from a newly struck deal over the Middle Eastern nation's nuclear program to score another long-sought diplomatic victory.
By Mark Flatten | 11/25/13 02:55 PM
A photo of President Obama in a turban and cartoons depicting the Prophet Muhammad that led to terrorist plots against the Danish newspaper that published them are among documents purged from FBI counter-terrorism training materials, new disclosures from the agency show.
By Eric Boehm | 11/20/13 04:59 PM
Lily Haskell was arrested while attending a peace rally in San Francisco in March 2009. Police took her fingerprints and swabbed the inside of her cheek to collect a sample of Haskell's DNA, which was entered into a state database and shared with a federal database run by the Federal Bureau of...
By Gene Healy | 11/18/13 05:18 PM
Leave it to the Washington Post, this overgrown company town's paper of record, to put things in perspective. Along with “how to get rich in the new Washington,” the WaPo website announced Nov. 18 that “NSA's got nothing on German Stasi.” “Victims of the fearsome Communist East...
11/15/13 10:25 AM
(www.motherjones.com) Ryan Shapiro's technique is so effective at unburying sensitive documents, the feds are asking the courts to stop him.
By Associated Press | 11/12/13 09:28 AM
Lawmakers are considering stripping committee assignments from a state senator targeted in a long-running FBI investigation.
By Joseph Lawler | 11/01/13 05:20 AM
Falling crime rates have been the norm in the U.S. for two decades, but newly released data raise the question of whether the trend is reversing itself. Statistics released by the Bureau of Justice Statistics show that violent crime has risen for two years in a row.
By Bloomberg_News | 10/28/13 01:24 PM
A U.K. hacker stole “massive amounts” of confidential data from the U.S. Army and the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, including service members’ personal information, the U.S. said. Lauri Love, 28, and others also breached computer systems at the Environmental Protection Agency and the...
By Susan Crabtree | 10/28/13 01:23 PM
President Obama paid tribute to his new FBI director, James Comey, at his official swearing-in ceremony Monday, calling him remarkably qualified to lead the agency. “Jim has dedicated his life to defending our lives ... making sure that all Americans can trust the justice system to protect...
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