Stories tagged: FBI
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019, 4:49 p.m.
A truck driver has been arrested after saying he would commit a mass shooting at a church in Memphis, Tennessee, authorities say in newly filed court records.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 5:31 p.m.
The FBI is looking for outside contractors to monitor social media for potential threats, setting up a possible conflict with Facebook and other companies over privacy.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 10:21 p.m.
Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe has sued the FBI and the Justice Department over his firing
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 4:52 p.m.
A veteran FBI agent who wrote derogatory text messages about Donald Trump filed a lawsuit Tuesday charging that the bureau caved to “unrelenting pressure” from the president when it fired …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
The two contract delivery drivers working for Amazon had a clear-cut assignment: They were supposed to bring packages from a warehouse south of Seattle to a post office for shipping, …
Tue., July 23, 2019, 11:27 a.m.
FBI Director Christopher Wray offered a lesson Tuesday in how to dodge questions about the special counsel’s Russia investigation , offering a possible preview of what lawmakers can expect when …
UPDATED: Tue., July 16, 2019, 4:48 p.m.
Nearly two years ago, Hurricane Maria exposed the raw dysfunction of Puerto Rico, collapsing long-neglected infrastructure and leaving several thousand dead on Gov. Ricardo Rossello’s watch. Last week, two of …
UPDATED: Fri., June 14, 2019, 10:12 p.m.
President Donald Trump appears to be walking back his comments earlier this week that he might not contact law enforcement if he were to be offered
Wed., June 12, 2019, 8:43 p.m.
Trump says if a foreign power were offering dirt on his 2020 opponent, he’d be open to accepting it
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 9:35 p.m.
A government watchdog says the FBI has access to about 640 million photographs – including from driver’s licenses, passports and mugshots – that can be searched using facial recognition technology.
Thu., May 9, 2019, 9:05 p.m.
The FBI has opened a public corruption investigation into Republican donor and South Florida massage-parlor entrepreneur Li “Cindy” Yang, focusing on whether she illegally funneled money from China into the …
UPDATED: Tue., May 7, 2019, 4:26 p.m.
FBI Director Chris Wray said Tuesday that he does not consider court-approved FBI surveillance to be “spying” and said he has no evidence the FBI illegally monitored President Donald Trump’s …
Thu., April 25, 2019, 11:02 a.m.
Federal agents raided the homes and offices of Baltimore’s embattled mayor on Thursday amid widening probes to determine whether she used sales of her children’s books to disguise government kickbacks.
UPDATED: Wed., April 24, 2019, 6:06 p.m.
The FBI is assisting California officials in the investigation of a motorist who appeared to deliberately plow into a group of people, injuring eight, authorities said Wednesday.
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 8:14 p.m.
Police identified the suspect as 18-year-old Sol Pais, who they said traveled to Colorado and threatened the schools. They described her as “armed” and “extremely dangerous” and said she was …
Thu., April 4, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
A federal judge says he will rule in the near future on the constitutionality of a government watchlist that includes more than 1 million people the FBI considers to be …
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019, 9:28 p.m.
The FBI said Thursday DNA tests disproved the claim of a teenager found wandering the streets of a Kentucky town that he was an Illinois boy who disappeared eight years …
Thu., March 28, 2019, 8:10 a.m.
President Donald Trump tweeted Thursday that the FBI and Department of Justice will review the “outrageous” case of “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett in Chicago, calling it an “embarrassment” to the …
UPDATED: Wed., March 20, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
The FBI has joined the criminal investigation into the certification of the Boeing 737 Max 8, lending its considerable resources to an inquiry already being conducted by U.S. Department of …
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 4:09 p.m.
Michael Cohen, meet the Triggerfish.
Thu., March 14, 2019, 8:15 a.m.
A former FBI agent who helped lead the investigation into ties between the Trump campaign and Russia says “there was no conspiracy” at the agency to prevent Donald Trump from …
Tue., March 12, 2019, 9 a.m.
The Justice Department on Tuesday charged more than 30 people – including two television stars – with being part of a long-running scheme to bribe and cheat to get their …
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 9:07 p.m.
A man was sentenced in Spokane on Thursday to 19 years in federal prison for leading and organizing a years-long drug conspiracy.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 10:17 p.m.
Authorities on Wednesday arrested a 23-year-old Omak man who allegedly made Facebook posts threatening to kill law enforcement officers, including Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:18 p.m.
The FBI developed a backup plan to protect evidence in its Russia investigation soon after the firing of FBI Director James Comey in the event that other senior officials were …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:10 p.m.
President Donald Trump is lashing out at key officials involved in the Russia probe, namely former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe and the current deputy attorney general, Rod Rosenstein.
Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 8:35 a.m.
Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview aired Thursday that he worried that investigations into President Donald Trump’s ties to Russia and possible obstruction of justice would …
Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 12:32 p.m.
An FBI agent was shot Thursday while attempting to serve a search warrant at a residence near the Nez Perce Tribal Fish Hatchery at Cherrylane in rural Nez Perce County.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 9:18 p.m.
A Spokane woman told investigators she may have sent child pornography of family members to more than 100 different people.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 12:01 p.m.
Spokane woman arrested in connection with producing and sharing child pornography depicting family member
A Spokane woman is accused of producing child pornography depicting a family member and sharing it with a man in Los Angeles.