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Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin among dozens charged by FBI in an alleged scheme to get students into elite colleges

Hollywood actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are among 40 people indicted by the FBI and US attorney's office in Boston in an alleged college admissions scandal. The scam allegedly involved parents having their children pose as athletes regardless of athletic abilities to get accepted into


FBI joins criminal investigation into Boeing 737 MAX certification: report

(Reuters) - The FBI has joined the criminal investigation into the certification of the Boeing Co’s 737 MAX, the Seattle Times reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter.


Democrats seek FBI probe of Florida woman's ties to Trump

Washington (CNN) — Four leading Democrats are demanding a new FBI investigation into a Florida woman's apparent ties to Donald Trump, focusing on whether she illegally sought to leverage her relationship with the President by selling access to Chinese clients.


Mueller was investigating Michael Cohen's emails for nearly a year before the FBI raided his home

Special counsel Robert Mueller obtained court-approved warrants to search Michael Cohen's emails in July 2017. This means Mueller was investigating Cohen much earlier than was previously known, and a little less than a year before an FBI raid on Cohen's home.


Democrats want FBI to investigate spa owner, Mar-a-Lago attendee Cindy Yang

High-ranking Democrats Friday called on the FBI to conduct a criminal and counterintelligence investigation into a Florida spa owner whose consultancy firm advertised access to President Donald Trump and his inner circle at the president’s Mar-a-Lago country club.


Secrets of the FBI's Ten Most Wanted list

(CNN) — It's our modern-day version of the "Wanted" posters that used to populate old Western movies. Sixty-nine years ago today, the FBI created its Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list. Since then it's become part of American pop culture and featured some of the country's most notorious and dangerous cr


Former FBI Director Comey to Speak at 51st Annual Celebrity Forum in Cupertino

Former FBI Director James Comey will speak to a sold-out audience at Cupertino's De Anza College Thursday night for its 51st annual Celebrity Forum. The series has brought former presidents, journalists, humanitarians and dignitaries to the college since 1968, and Comey is scheduled to give remarks


FBI not properly assessing potential U.S. maritime terrorism threats: report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation is not taking appropriate steps to review and assess potential maritime terrorism risks facing U.S. sea ports, the Justice Department’s internal watchdog has found.


Michael Cohen warrants show how the FBI can unlock your phone and track your movements

(CNN) — Court documents unsealed Tuesday reveal the breadth of technical information federal investigators were permitted to collect on President Donald Trump's former fixer Michael Cohen.


FBI’s Peter Strzok told Congress election tampering was a ‘far graver threat’ than Clinton email scandal, new transcript says

The top Republican on the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday released the transcript from a closed-door interview with former FBI counterintelligence official Peter Strzok in which he argued to a joint congressional panel that text messages he sent expressing disdain for Donald Trump had been mis


LSU suspends Wade indefinitely amid FBI probe

LSU has suspended men's basketball coach Will Wade indefinitely, the school announced Friday. The decision comes a day after reports that FBI wiretaps intercepted telephone calls between Wade and aspiring business manager Christian Dawkins, in which Wade expressed frustration about his inability to


FBI seeing uptick in domestic terror arrests

(CNN) — The last few months of 2018 saw an uptick in domestic terror arrests compared to some other quarters in recent years, a senior FBI official told CNN. Nearly 25 were arrested over the last three months of 2018, said the official, who did not provide more recent data.


Trump rips McCain, says he gave Steele dossier to FBI for 'very evil purposes'

President Trump in an interview broadcast Friday criticized the late Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) for giving the FBI a controversial dossier "for very evil purposes," keeping up a weeklong series of criticisms of the former senator that has roiled the Republican Party.


Congressman Accuses Justice Department, FBI Of Stonewalling On Domestic Terrorism Threat

The congressman heading the Committee on Homeland Security has sent an angry letter accusing the FBI and Department of Justice of failing to brief lawmakers on the threat of domestic terrorism. He sent the letter just hours before 49 people were killed at New Zealand mosques and police arrested a su


Trump Jr. weighs in on college admissions FBI scandal, gets owned

Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin were on Tuesday part of a number of wealthy individuals indicted by the U.S. government in what essentially amounted to a pay-to-play scheme for getting their children into elite colleges.


Bombshell filing details FBI's two-year probe of alleged corruption by Ald. Daniel Solis

A bombshell court filing made public Wednesday shows the FBI spent more than two years investigating alleged corruption schemes by longtime Ald. Daniel Solis, secretly recording meetings with other politicians and power brokers and listening in on thousands of phone calls as the alderman solicited e


Trump's remarks may contain 'dog whistles,' fired FBI official McCabe tells 'Real Time' host Bill Maher

Is President Trump sending out "dog whistles" to some of his supporters? That's what former FBI Acting Director Andrew McCabe said he feared Friday night during an appearance on HBO’s “Real Time with Bill Maher."


New Mexico compound suspects charged in alleged plot to attack FBI and military personnel

(CNN) — Five suspects who lived on a New Mexico compound were charged on Wednesday with conspiring to provide material support in preparation for attacks on federal law enforcement officers and members of the military.


ACLU sues FBI for records related to black extremists report

SAN FRANCISCO— The American Civil Liberties Union sued the FBI on Thursday for records related to a divisive 2017 report that said black extremists were on the rise following the shooting deaths of several African-Americans.


Trump: Page transcript shows FBI was 'broken and corrupt machine'

President Trump lashed out at the Justice Department after a House Republican released transcripts of former FBI lawyer Lisa Page's closed-door interview with the House Judiciary Committee.