Stories tagged: FBI
Sun., March 26, 2017, 1:07 p.m.
Louisville mayor asks FBI to investigate police department after sex abuse allegations
A former participant in a Boy Scouts-affiliated career apprentice program for teenagers has alleged that two Louisville Metro Police Department officers sexually abused him in their homes and vehicles while …
Thu., March 23, 2017, 7:37 a.m.
Spying claim by Intel chair renews fight over Russia probe
The chairman of the House intelligence committee says private communications of Donald Trump and his presidential transition team may have been scooped up by American intelligence officials monitoring other targets …
Thu., March 23, 2017
GOP response perfect for Russia
We were attacked by Russia – about this there is no doubt – and we’re too paralyzed by politics to respond.
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 2:48 p.m.
Analysis: Comey deals Trump a political blow when he least can afford it
FBI Director James Comey dealt President Donald Trump a stinging rebuke on Monday at a time of acute political vulnerability for the White House.
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
FBI director confirms investigation of possible collusion between Trump campaign and Russia
FBI Director James Comey confirmed for the first time Monday that the agency is investigating possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian authorities during the 2016 election campaign.
Mon., March 20, 2017, 7:22 a.m.
Trump says Dems ‘made up’ allegations of Russia interference
President Donald Trump on Monday accused Democrats of making up allegations about his campaign associates’ contact with Russia during the presidential election, and said Congress and
Mon., March 20, 2017, 3:01 a.m.
FBI director to testify Monday as House committee starts hearings on Russia
FBI Director James Comey will be back on the hot seat Monday when he testifies to Congress about Russian attempts to disrupt last year’s U.S. presidential election.
Sun., March 19, 2017, 6 a.m.
How a school bomb-scare case sparked a media-vs.-FBI fight
The 2007 bust of a Washington state hacker put an end to bomb scares and saved graduation at the Lacey, Wash., high school but would also raise a troubling question …
Wed., March 15, 2017, 3:20 p.m.
Former LA County sheriff guilty of obstructing FBI probe
Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca was convicted Wednesday of obstructing an FBI investigation into corrupt and violent guards who took bribes to smuggle contraband into the jails he …
Thu., March 9, 2017, 6:42 p.m.
Police, FBI, seek public’s help in shooting of Sikh man
Police and the FBI are asking for the public’s help in the shooting of a Sikh man in suburban Seattle who says a man shot him in the arm and …
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 5:35 p.m.
FBI still searching for Coeur d’Alene Tribe member missing for 29 years
The FBI is still looking for Tina Finley, a then-25-year-old Coeur d’Alene Tribe member who was last seen in North Idaho 29 years ago.
Mon., March 6, 2017, 1:47 p.m.
Russian hackers said to seek hush money from liberal U.S. groups
Russian hackers are targeting U.S. progressive groups in a new wave of attacks, scouring the organizations’ emails for embarrassing details and attempting to extract hush money, according to two people …
Mon., March 6, 2017, 9:57 a.m.
Trump doubts FBI rebuttal of his wiretapping allegations, spokeswoman says
A White House spokeswoman said Monday that she doesn’t think President Donald Trump believes reports that FBI Director James Comey wanted to publicly announce that former president Barack Obama did …
Sun., March 5, 2017, 3:38 p.m.
The Latest: Paper says Comey asks DOJ to reject Trump claim
The New York Times is reporting that the director of the FBI has asked the Justice Department to publicly reject President Donald Trump’s assertion that Barack Obama as president ordered …
Thu., March 2, 2017, 12:11 p.m.
FBI to review case of Muslim teen found hanging from tree in Washington
The FBI says it will review a case in which a black, Muslim teenager was found hanging from a tree in Washington state.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 3:38 p.m.
White House defends contacts with FBI over Russia reports
White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked top FBI officials to dispute media reports that Donald Trump’s campaign advisers were frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents during the …
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 3:56 p.m.
Flynn in FBI interview denied discussing sanctions with Russian ambassador
Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn denied to FBI agents in an interview last month that he had discussed U.S. sanctions against Russia with that country’s ambassador to the United …
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 10:54 a.m.
Jury of 7 women, 5 men seated for new Oregon refuge trial
A jury of seven women and five men, as well as four alternates, has been selected to hear the trial of four men who joined Ammon Bundy at last winter’s …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 11:09 a.m.
Flynn was never suitable for NSA job
Flynn’s departure is also good news because he was as volatile presence in the administration as he was in the Trump campaign,
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 10:48 a.m.
U.S. spy agencies, FBI said to probe Trump team’s Russia calls
U.S. intelligence agencies and the FBI are conducting multiple investigations to determine the full extent of contacts that President Donald Trump’s advisers and associates had with Russia during and after …
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 9:58 a.m.
Judge restricts workers’ testimony about fear over Oregon ranching standoff
Federal wildlife employees will again be barred from testifying about any fear they felt during last winter’s armed occupation of a national bird sanctuary in southeastern Oregon. U.S. District Judge …
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 4:13 p.m.
FBI: Memphis credit union robber arrested in Seattle
The FBI says agents from its Seattle field office have arrested a man charged with robbing a credit union in Tennessee.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 8:13 a.m.
FBI Director James Comey to stay on in Trump administration
FBI Director James Comey, who is under a Department of Justice Inspector General investigation for his handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation, has told people he has been asked …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 12:47 p.m.
FBI suspects serial bank robber of crimes in Spokane and Utah
A bank robber suspected in two Spokane credit union heists in early January is wanted by the FBI in connection with three bank robberies in Utah.
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 6:15 a.m.
Investigation of Kevin Harpham’s 2011 planned MLK March bombing in Spokane turned terrorism into an FBI case study
Hundreds of marchers gathered in downtown Spokane on the morning of Jan. 17, 2011, for speeches and a show of solidarity as part of the the Martin Luther King Jr. …
Fri., Jan. 13, 2017, 11:41 a.m.
Democrats press FBI to investigate Trump-Russia ties
House Democrats emerged from a briefing about Russian interference in the 2016 election demanding that the FBI investigate what links may have existed between the Kremlin and President-elect Donald Trump’s …
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 1:19 p.m.
Watchdog to probe Comey’s, FBI’s actions before election
In yet another aftershock from the chaotic presidential campaign, the Justice Department inspector general opened an investigation Thursday into department and FBI actions before the election, including whether FBI Director …
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 2:25 p.m.
Court unseals search warrant for Hillary Clinton’s emails
The FBI told a federal court it needed a search warrant to look at thousands of Hillary Clinton’s emails on the laptop of former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner because they …
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, 12:24 p.m.
Judge orders release of Clinton email search warrant
A federal judge on Monday ordered the public release of the search warrant that FBI agents used to reopen their investigation of Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server …
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 12:03 p.m.
FBI backs CIA conclusion on Russian hacking motive
The FBI is supporting the CIA’s conclusion that Russia interfered in the presidential election with the goal of supporting Republican candidate Donald Trump.