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FBI investigating after Border Patrol agent dies on duty

Gutierrez: NAFTA should be strengthened, not eliminated Border Patrol spokesmen said they could not provide any details Sunday on what caused the agent's injuries or what led to them. Spokesman Carlos Diaz said the FBI has taken over the investigation. Another spokesman, Douglas Mosier, said Agent

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-20 06:30:00

FBI Wants Apple to Hack 'Blood Spattered' iPhone Used by Sutherland Springs Shooter

Local law enforcement has served Apple with a search warrant for an iPhone discovered at the scene of the mass shooting at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, earlier this month. Local reports described the device as a "blood spattered" iPhone SE, believed to be the phone of Devin Kel

NEWSWEEK - 2017-11-20 13:07:12

Should The FBI Be Abolished?

For the last few years, the media has been dominated by a number of sensational stories: that Trump colluded with Russia to influence the presidential election; that the Trump team was wiretapped by Obama intelligence officials; that Hillary used a private email server to transmit classified informa

SPECTATOR.ORG - 2017-11-20 05:10:14

FBI: 3 suspects wounded after van rammed police vehicles

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - Court records show that officers shot and wounded three suspects earlier this month in Kansas City, Kansas, after the suspects desperately tried to escape. The Kansas City Star reports that police vehicles surrounded the van Nov. 6, and two different drivers then tried to r

NWJOBS - 2017-11-20 14:17:25

FBI Expert: Companies are Cyber-Threat Targets Whether They Think So or Not

A cyber-threats expert from the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) told an audience at the recent American Petroleum Institute Cybersecurity Conference in The Woodlands, Texas, that oil and gas companies are at risk from potential cyberattacks and must do more to protect themselves. Speaking o

SPE.ORG - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

FBI releases 1971 letter that D.B. Cooper sleuth says could be from notorious hijacker

FBI released these sketches after a man named D.B. Cooper hijacked a plane flying from Portland to Seattle on Nov. 24, 1971 and then parachuted out the back door with $200,000, never to be seen again. Newly released FBI documents pertaining to the D.B. Cooper hijacking case include a letter that m

FOXNEWS - 2017-11-19 15:08:32

FBI has not verified Trump dossier

In face-to-face briefings with congressional staff, according to those sources, FBI and DOJ officials have said they cannot verify the dossier's charges of a conspiracy between the Russian government and the Trump campaign. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) FBI and Justice Department officials have told congres

WASHINGTON EXAMINER - 2017-11-19 23:01:00

FBI 'special investigation' into Hillary Clinton's emails isn't that special

The conservative non-partisan watchdog group, Judicial Watch, has been relentless in its pursuit of FBI documents related to the investigation into Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonGOP rushes to cut ties to MoorePapadopoulos was in regular contact with Stephen Miller, helped edit Trump spe

THE HILL - 2017-11-19 17:20:06

Cuellar supports bipartisan effort in Congress to bolster FBI gun checks, files companion legislation

WASHINGTON- Republican and Democratic senators have joined forces on legislation to strengthen the FBI database of prohibited gun buyers after the Air Force failed to report the criminal history of the gunman who slaughtered more than two dozen people at a Texas church. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo,

MCALLEN MONITOR - 2017-11-19 02:27:00

FBI recognizes several Conway police officers after CresCom Bank investigation

CONWAY, SC (WMBF) - On Thursday, the FBI presented several Conway Police Department Detectives with FBI Director's Certificates "to recognize their excellent performance during the murder investigation at CresCom Bank," according to a Facebook post from CPD. Det. Heath Watford, Victims Advocate Glor

WMBF - 2017-11-19 19:44:53

FBI, police ask for public's help finding 3 teen girls from Prince William County

The FBI and Prince William County Police reported they are searching for three missing teens last seen on Sunday. According to officials, Ashley Sarahy Lemus, 17, Breonia Andreia Thomas, 17, and Chamareya Rontavia Wright, 18, were last seen leaving the Bristow area voluntarily in a small silver SUV,


FBI's black 'extremists' report ignites fears of return to illegal government watch

In this Nov. 17, 2017, photo, the cover page of a FBI report on the rise of black extremists is photographed in Washington. The report is stirring fears of a return to practices of the Civil Rights era, when the agency notoriously spied on activist groups without evidence they had broken any laws.


Jack Ruby told FBI informant to "watch the fireworks" day JFK died: Documents

Jack Ruby, the man who eventually shot Lee Harvey Oswald, told an FBI informant to "watch the fireworks" on the day President John F. Kennedy was killed, according to new records the National Archives released Friday. New records - first highlighted by University of Virginia political analyst Larry


Hate crimes increasing in Utah and most are race related, FBI data says

Incidents of hate crimes in Utah rose significantly for the first time in two years in 2016, and based on complaints and investigations this year, the local FBI believes those numbers will continue to rise. Last year, local law enforcement reported 66 incidents to the FBI, ranking Utah No. 23 out


John Raines, antiwar activist who evaded capture in FBI break-in, dies

Published 12:14 pm, Saturday, November 18, 2017 One day in May 1971, John Raines, a religion professor at Temple University, had just returned to his home in Germantown, Pa., from playing tennis when two FBI agents knocked on the door. For weeks, hundreds of agents had been combing Philadelphia fo

SFGATE - 2017-11-18 20:13:00

EDITORIAL: Apple protects users' privacy from the FBI

These interactions demonstrated a willingness to aid law enforcement and the judicial process while simultaneously protecting the privacy of America's citizens. The fraught history between the two groups began in December 2015 during the aftermath of the San Bernardino mass shooting when the FBI is


Feinstein seeks contact with FBI informant in Russia nuclear bribery case

Camille Fine Sen. Dianne FeinsteinDianne Emiel FeinsteinSenators push mandatory sexual harassment training for members, staffBipartisan group of lawmakers aim to reform US sugar programSenate panel to hold hearing on bump stocksMORE (D-Calif.) has sought access to an undercover informant who helped


FBI targets, then and now

In 1956, the FBI launched a counterintelligence program - COINTELPRO - with the expressed intent to "disrupt the activities of the Communist Party of the United States." But COINTELPRO was expanded in the 1960s to monitor, infiltrate, discredit and disrupt domestic groups and individuals that the FB


NAACP Outraged by Attorney General's Ignorance of FBI Report

Baltimore, MD - The NAACP, the nation's original civil rights organization, is outraged by Attorney General Jeff Sessions' alleged ignorance of a recent FBI report on "black identity extremists." During a House Judiciary Committee hearing on November 14, 2017, Mr. Sessions claimed that he was unawar


Army acknowledges failures to report crime data to FBI

WASHINGTON - The Army's top general said Wednesday his service has failed in a "significant amount" of cases to alert the FBI to soldiers' criminal history. The statement by Gen. Mark Milley, the Army chief of staff, was the most concrete indication that the problem is not confined to the Air For