Stories tagged: FBI
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 11:09 P.M.
Muslim leaders ask FBI to probe attack on University of Washington student
SEATTLE – Muslim leaders are calling on the FBI to open an investigation into an incident on the University of Washington campus in which a Muslim student was struck in …
SATURDAY, NOV. 19, 2016, 5:51 P.M.
FBI looks for abducted Washington woman after ransom demand
The FBI and local law enforcement agencies are looking for a Washington state woman after she was abducted from her Kennewick home and a ransom was demanded.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 16, 2016, 8:37 A.M.
Trump’s win, transition turmoil buy time for FBI chief James Comey
The election of Donald Trump may have saved James Comey’s job as FBI director – at least for the time being.
TUESDAY, NOV. 15, 2016, 1:13 P.M.
Judge orders FBI, CIA to disclose Occupy surveillance
A federal judge has ordered the FBI and other federal agencies to turn over any potential evidence they spied on Occupy Philadelphia protesters.
MONDAY, NOV. 14, 2016, 9:13 A.M.
FBI: Hate crimes against Muslims up by 67 percent in 2015
The number of hate crimes reported to police increased by about 6.7 percent last year, led largely by a 67 percent surge in crimes against Muslims, according to FBI statistics …
SATURDAY, NOV. 12, 2016, 2:23 P.M.
Hillary Clinton blames presidential election loss on Comey letters
Hillary Clinton blamed the renewed FBI inquiry into her State Department email system for blunting her momentum in the presidential election and the closure of that inquiry two days before …
MONDAY, NOV. 7, 2016, 9:53 A.M.
Stocks sharply higher in morning trading after FBI clears Clinton
Financial companies led a broad rally in U.S. stocks in morning trading Monday as investors focused on the latest turns ahead of Election Day. The FBI announced late Sunday that …
SUNDAY, NOV. 6, 2016, 11:37 P.M.
FBI clears Clinton in renewed probe of private email server
Nine days after throwing the presidential race into turmoil, FBI Director James Comey once more cleared Hillary Clinton of criminal wrongdoing Sunday for using a private email server as secretary …
SUNDAY, NOV. 6, 2016, 1:17 P.M.
FBI: No charges against Clinton after new email review
FBI Director James Comey abruptly announced Sunday that a review of newly discovered emails sent or received by Hillary Clinton has not changed his conclusion that the Democrat should not …
SATURDAY, NOV. 5, 2016, 8:41 P.M.
Judge has ‘ethical and legal’ concerns over FBI’s massive child-porn sting
TACOMA – A federal judge said he has “ethical and legal” concerns over the Department of Justice’s decision to take control of a child-pornography bulletin board and allow the distribution …
SATURDAY, NOV. 5, 2016
Charles Krauthammer: Final days bring awful choice
In a normal election, the FBI and WikiLeaks factors might be disqualifying for a presidential candidate. As final evidence of how bad are our choices in 2016, Trump’s liabilities, especially …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2, 2016, 5:39 P.M.
FBI leaders knew about new emails for weeks
Senior FBI officials were informed about the discovery of new emails potentially relevant to the investigation of Hillary Clinton’s private email server at least two weeks before Director James Comey …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2, 2016, 4:22 P.M.
Arson blamed in African-American church fire; ‘Vote Trump’ written on wall
Somebody set the fire that heavily damaged an African-American church that was also spray-painted with the phrase “Vote Trump,” and an $11,000 reward is being offered for information leading to …
TUESDAY, NOV. 1, 2016, 8:35 P.M.
FBI in thick of political fray
For the second time in five days, the FBI had moved exactly to the place the nation’s chief law enforcement agency usually strives to avoid: smack in the middle of …
TUESDAY, NOV. 1, 2016, 4:17 P.M.
Legal experts: It’d take a bombshell for FBI to charge Clinton in email case
Even if FBI agents discover classified information on a newly seized laptop, Hillary Clinton is unlikely to face criminal charges, according to legal experts and former federal prosecutors.
TUESDAY, NOV. 1, 2016, 11:41 A.M.
New email discovery raises question: Why didn’t Abedin know?
The discovery of another cache of emails potentially important to the FBI’s investigation of Hillary Clinton’s email practices raises an immediate question: How could close Clinton adviser Huma Abedin have …
MONDAY, OCT. 31, 2016, 12:21 P.M.
Clinton says FBI has “no case” on email investigation
Donald Trump intensified his attacks on Hillary Clinton’s use of a private server on Monday, as she tried to move past the discovery of new emails and shift the election …
SUNDAY, OCT. 30, 2016, 11:22 P.M.
FBI agents pressed Justice unsuccessfully for Clinton Foundation investigation
FBI agents argued – based at least in part on news accounts – earlier this year that the Clinton Foundation should be investigated for potentially giving donors special political access …
SUNDAY, OCT. 30, 2016, 5:05 P.M.
FBI obtains search warrant for Clinton-related emails on Weiner’s computer
The FBI has obtained a warrant to search the emails found on a computer used by former Congressman Anthony Weiner that may contain evidence relevant to the investigation into Hillary …
SUNDAY, OCT. 30, 2016
Kathleen Parker: Post-election days look dreary
Election Day approaches as a sunset without the promise of a sunrise. Morning in America has become mourning in America.
UPDATED: FRIDAY, OCT. 28, 2016, 12:48 P.M.
Computer seized in Weiner investigation prompts FBI to take new steps in Clinton email inquiry
Newly discovered emails found on a computer seized during an investigation of disgraced former Rep. Anthony Weiner have prompted the FBI to make new inquiries related to Hillary Clinton’s private …
THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016, 11:59 A.M.
Deliberations resume in Oregon refuge standoff trial
An alternate juror arrived at the federal courthouse in Portland on Thursday, allowing deliberations to resume in the trial of Ammon Bundy and six co-defendants who took over a federal …
MONDAY, OCT. 17, 2016, 6:44 P.M.
Sex trafficking investigation nets 14 arrests and pulls 72 people out of prostitution across Washington state
Federal agents and local police have arrested 14 people across Washington suspected of forcing 72 people into prostitution, including five children. The sweep took place Oct. 13-15 in more than …
MONDAY, OCT. 17, 2016, 1:05 P.M.
Officials cited pressure not to mark Clinton emails classified
State Department team responsible for determining which records should be kept secret felt “immense pressure” to not label about 300 emails found on Hillary Clinton’s private email server as classified, …
SATURDAY, OCT. 1, 2016
People: Deal will allow Pitt visitation with children, sources say
Angelina Jolie Pitt and Brad Pitt have reached a temporary custody agreement that will allow the actor to visit with his six children.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 30, 2016, 2:02 P.M.
Why Apple can be forced to turn logs of your iMessage contacts over to police
When a user sends someone a message through Apple’s iMessage feature, Apple encrypts that message between Apple devices so that only the sender and recipient can read its contents. But …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 29, 2016, 10:11 P.M.
FBI mum on case of Montana woman found dead in car trunk near Spokane airport
The FBI is awaiting lab results before releasing any more information about the death of a woman who reported being kidnapped at a Montana rest stop and spending hours in …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 27, 2016, 10:14 A.M.
FBI chief says immunity for Clinton aide limited to laptop
FBI Director James Comey told Congress on Tuesday that his agency granted immunity to Hillary Clinton’s former chief of staff because agents wanted to inspect her laptop as part of …
MONDAY, SEPT. 26, 2016, 12:16 P.M.
Federal law agencies hold open house in Coeur d’Alene
Top federal law enforcement official sin Idaho will meet with the public at an open house Tuesday afternoon in Coeur d’Alene.
UPDATED: SATURDAY, SEPT. 24, 2016, 1:48 P.M.
Burlington gunman who killed 5 in mall remains at large
As Burlington absorbed the news of Friday night’s shooting, critical questions remained, including the identity of the shooter, his motive and his whereabouts. A massive manhunt continued and police broadcast …