FBI

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is the domestic intelligence and security service of the United States, and its principal federal law enforcement agency. Operating under the jurisdiction of the United States Department of Justice, the FBI is also a member of the U.S. Intelligence Community and reports to both the Attorney General and the Director of National Intelligence. A leading U.S.
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  • Tar Heel Blog

    UNC Basketball: Putting Roy Williams' FBI comments into context

    “It's a massive thing that's still going on, and I'm just dumbfounded,” he said on Tuesday. “I had somebody criticize me and say 'you shouldn't be dumbfounded.' Well, excuse me, I have my right to have my own feelings. That world that they're explaining out there I'm not familiar with. Period. In 30 years as a head coach I have never had anyone ask me for money. I have never asked any shoe company to recruit for me. I have never asked anyone other than the family what is most important to you. ”So that world, people act like it goes on all the time, it does not go on all the time. It is a world I'm not familiar with.” Readers can access the entire press conference by clicking here. Since the

  • Associated Press

    Ex-FBI agent gets 4 years in prison for leaking documents

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A former FBI agent in Minnesota who admitted to leaking classified defense documents to a reporter was sentenced Thursday to four years in prison.

  • The Hill

    Trump more involved in blocking FBI HQ sale than initially thought: Dems

    President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump renews attacks against Tester over VA nominee on eve of Montana rally Trump submits 2017 federal income tax returns Corker: Trump administration 'clamped down' on Saudi intel, canceled briefing MORE was more directly involved in canceling plans to sell the FBI headquarters in Washington, D.C., than Congress was previously aware of, House Democrats alleged on Thursday.  They pointed to new documents they say suggest a more expensive proposal to rebuild the headquarters in D.C. instead of relocating to the suburbs was approved during an Oval Office meeting with Trump and General Services Administration (GSA) officials on Jan. 24. The documents, released by

  • Democrats suggest Trump had conflicts in deciding fate of FBI headquarters
    ABC News

    Democrats suggest Trump had conflicts in deciding fate of FBI headquarters

    President Donald Trump inserted himself personally into his administration’s discussion of the fate of the FBI headquarters in downtown Washington near his D.C. hotel, according to new emails released by Democrats Thursday, raising questions about possible conflicts of interest between the government’s actions and the president’s personal business holdings. Democrats, citing the new documents obtained by the House Oversight Committee, accused General Services Administrator Emily Murphy of misleading Congress about the White House’s involvement in the plans in testimony before a House committee.

  • WATCH: How FBI, N.J. cops practice defeating a terror attack on this military base
    NJ.com

    WATCH: How FBI, N.J. cops practice defeating a terror attack on this military base

    Bursts of gunfire, flashing emergency lights and an ominous black banner draped out a window heralded what the FBI described as a hostage situation turned terrorist incident Wednesday at a U.S. Navy base in Colts Neck. “We're preparing for a variety of scenarios, from lone gunman to mass casualty attacks,” Assistant Special Agent in Charge Joe Denahan told reporters.

  • Hacked, scammed and on your own: navigating cryptocurrency 'wild west'
    Reuters

    Hacked, scammed and on your own: navigating cryptocurrency 'wild west'

    When Peggy and Marco Lachmann-Anke learned in January that hackers cracked a 40-character password and cleaned out their cryptocurrency wallet, they did not go to the police or alert the tokens' issuer, the Berlin-based technology group IOTA. "We really believe in cryptocurrencies. Far from unusual, the episode is emblematic for a market where few rules apply and where investors' faith in the blockchain technology goes hand in hand with the belief that it also helps criminals cover their tracks so well that trying to catch them is a fool's errand.