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Thomas Ross admitted Wednesday that he deliberately crashed his dump truck into the main gate of the FBI's Pittsburgh headquarters on the South Side, causing hundreds of thousands of dollars in damage. Ross, 50, formerly of New Waterford, Ohio, pleaded guilty to willfully damaging federal property.
A lawyer who allegedly worked with an aide to US President Donald Trump has pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Alex van der Zwaan is the son-in-law of a Ukrainian-Russian oligarch and the latest focus in the FBI's investigation into how Russia meddled in the 2016 US ...
Judicial Watch is pursuing numerous FOIA lawsuits relating to Comey's memoranda and FBI exit records as well a lawsuit for Justice Department communications about Comey's Senate testimony. The American people deserve to know what, if any, complicity his former colleagues had in drafting that ...
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To the Editor: On the wall in my office is a 1996 photograph taken in Budapest. Among the 10 portrayed facing the camera are a former president of Hungary, Arpad Goncz; Louis Freeh, then the F.B.I. director; Janet Reno, then the attorney general; and me. We were celebrating the first anniversary of the ...
According to the site, the cast of the Marvel Entertainment film was placed on a Federal Bureau of Investigation's watch list for "domestic terror organizations": Sources report that A-list celebrities Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan and Lupita Nyong'o have been added to the watch list, with little ...
Less than a month ago someone close to the Parkland shooter contacted the FBI to report his gun ownership, desire to kill people and the potential to conduct a school shooting. The FBI now says that tip never made it out of its central call center to be acted upon. NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with former FBI ...
Trump also criticized the FBI in a tweet late Saturday, saying it is not acceptable that the agency "missed all of the many signals sent out by the Florida school shooter." The president said the FBI is "spending too much time trying to prove Russian collusion with the Trump campaign." "Get back to the basics ...
One was a January 5 call to a tip line from someone close to him -- one that the FBI said it failed to act on. The caller provided information about "Cruz's gun ownership, desire to kill people, erratic behavior, and disturbing social media posts, as well as the potential of him conducting a school shooting," the ...
FBI received tip on Parkland shooter in January but did not follow up. Fri, Feb 16. On January 5, "a person close" to Nikolas Cruz called an FBI tip line about him, but the information was never passed on to the agency's Miami field office. Share Video; facebook · twitter · E-mail; Embed. Copy this code to ...
Judicial Watch Director of Investigations Chris Farrell is calling for the complete abolishment of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) beginning with the ... I would create a new division for investigation and in about 6-8 months, I would shut the FBI down," Farrell said during an interview on FOX Business ...
The FBI was aware of these allegations. So was the White House. And yet no one took action. In fact, Porter continued to rise in the White House ranks, gaining more responsibility, including helping to write President Trump's first State of the Union. In effect, the White House took the side of a domestic ...
(Parkland, Fla.) -- The FBI received a tip last month that the suspect in the Florida school shooting had a "desire to kill" and access to guns and could be plotting an attack, but agents failed to investigate, the agency said Friday. Florida Gov. Rick Scott called for the FBI director to resign because of the ...
President Donald Trump says his election campaign "did nothing wrong" as the FBI brought charges against 13 Russians for alleged election meddling. Special Counsel Robert Mueller also named three companies in the indictment - seen as a major development his continuing probe into the 2016 poll.

The F.B.I. received a tip last month from someone close to Nikolas Cruz that he owned a gun and had talked of committing a school shooting, the bureau revealed Friday, but it acknowledged that it had failed to investigate. The tipster, who called an F.B.I. hotline on Jan. 5, told the bureau that Mr. Cruz had a ...
The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Friday he is very close to striking a deal with the FBI over releasing his classified countermemo that offers a point-by-point rebuttal of the GOP surveillance memo released earlier this month. "I think we're very close to reaching an agreement on it," ...
One of the 17 angel sculptures on display is shown before a candlelight vigil for the victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school, Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, in Parkland, Fla. The teenager accused of using a semi-automatic rifle to kill more than a dozen people and injuring others at a ...
Under past presidential administrations, according to CNN, security clearance lawyers in the White House counsel's office would have been given access to an official's background check file if the FBI returned it to the White House personnel security office. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee ...
The massacre at a Florida high school is again raising concerns about whether the FBI missed signs that might have stopped a mass shooting. Last fall, a Mississippi bail bondsman and video blogger noticed a comment on one of his YouTube videos that said, "I'm going to be a professional school shooter.
The information then should have been forwarded to the FBI Miami field office, where appropriate investigative steps would have been taken. We have determined that these protocols were not followed for the information received by the (tip line) on January 5." FBI director Christopher Wray said: "We have ...
The FBI on Thursday raided a Salisbury residence as part of an ongoing investigation, the bureau said. In a brief statement around 9:45 a.m., FBI spokeswoman Kristen Setera confirmed only that a search was underway. She declined further comment citing the ongoing probe. "The FBI is conducting court ...
It's a formula for a bad romance - and not the Lady Gaga kind. The FBI is warning people to approach new online relationships cautiously. Scammers are using the trust built from these relationships to obtain personal information. Scammers target victims on social media, establishing a relationship quickly.
The city of Tallahassee has posted online thousands of emails involving City Commissioner Scott Maddox that were turned over to the FBI last year as part of a public corruption probe. The FBI served a subpoena on City Hall in early September demanding all communications since 2012 involving Maddox ...
The FBI director laid out a timeline for the background check investigation of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter that conflicts with what President Trump's staff has said. Porter resigned amid allegations of domestic violence. facebook; twitter; Flipboard; email ...
Senate Judiciary Committee members Chuck Grassley and Lindsey Graham have set their sights on former national-security adviser Susan Rice as they scrutinize whether senior government officials acted improperly amid the FBI's investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election. According to an email from Rice ...
The heads of six major US intelligence agencies have warned that American citizens shouldn't use products and services made by Chinese tech giants Huawei and ZTE. According to a report from CNBC, the intelligence chiefs made the recommendation during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on ...
WASHINGTON -- the White House changed its story on Tuesday about how it handled allegations of spousal abuse against Rob Porter, the staff secretary who resigned in disgrace last week, conceding that the F.B.I. told White House career officials last summer about problems in Mr. Porter's background ...
For the last six months, a team led by a former top FBI and White House cybersecurity official has been traveling the globe on a secret mission to verify parts of the Trump dossier, according to four sources familiar with different aspects of the ongoing probe. Their client: BuzzFeed, the news organization that ...
The federal government has decided that the FBI's headquarters should stay in Washington, D.C., after all. The decision comes after an expensive, years-long search for a new site. "We must get to the bottom of why the Trump Administration reached this decision," says Democratic Rep. Steny Hoyer of ...
Minneapolis (AP) -- The head of the FBI for Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota is retiring. Special Agent in Charge Rick Thornton plans to leave the FBI's Minneapolis division at the end of February. He has led the division since 2014 and oversaw several major cases, including a 2016 stabbing ...
The Cincinnati Division of the FBI and the Cincinnati police Department announced a reward of up to $3,000 for information leading directly to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for a suspected hate crime in Sayler Park, Ohio on May 4, 2017. Anyone with information about this suspected hate crime is ...
Kansas City, MO. -- With Valentine's Day approaching, the Federal Bureau of Investigation is warning people not to fall prey to online romance scams. Bridget Patton, a spokesperson for the FBI in Kansas City, explained that romance scammers target older women, women who are divorced, and ...
A legal watchdog is pressing the Justice Department in court for documents that could allow Americans to decide for themselves whether politically motivated FBI officials compromised the bureau's investigations of Hillary Clinton's email habits and Russian election meddling. Judicial Watch, a conservative ...
President Trump is weighing allowing the release of the second of two memos addressing allegations of improper conduct by the FBI. The latest classified memo, drafted by Rep. Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, allegedly defends the agency in a rebuttal to a memo ...
"The FBI is criminalizing being black and angry, chilling free speech and ignoring reasonable requests for information from black congresswomen," Bee declared. In addition, Bee took a moment to poke fun at the right-wing furor over the Nunes Memo, part of the latest effort by Republican congressmen to ...
In February 2016, as Apple and the FBI were quietly sparring over how to unlock an iPhone owned by one of the perpetrators of the mass shooting in San Bernardino, California, two FBI officials unrelated to the case back in Washington DC were privately discussing their distaste for Apple CEO Tim Cook. "And what makes ...
There has been a big development in the mysterious death of a Border Patrol agent beside a remote highway in West Texas last year. The case received national attention because President Trump speculated it was a brutal murder committed by smugglers. The FBI now says, after an exhaustive ...
Jennifer Willoughby, an ex-wife of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter, told NBC News on Thursday that she informed the FBI during a background check interview for his security clearance that he had been abusive toward her. "During the FBI background interview for security clearance, I shared ...
Two more senior government officials who were prominently discussed in text messages exchanged by FBI personnel formerly assigned to the Trump-Russia investigation are leaving their positions. Mike Kortan, FBI Assistant Director for public affairs, is set to retire next week, an FBI spokeswoman ...
Skiffington Holderness, the current husband of Porter's first ex-wife, Colbie Holderness, said in an email to the FBI obtained by CNN that he had several conversations with Porter's friend, Bryan Cunningham. The email details those conversations, including one in which Cunningham allegedly reacted ...
The FBI was monitoring Carter Page when the former Trump campaign adviser says he spoke with Trump adviser Steve Bannon about Russia in January 2017, raising the strong possibility that the FBI intercepted a conversation between the two men. Page told Congress in November about the call.
Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper slammed the memo compiled by Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee alleging abuses of a government surveillance program, calling it a "hit job" designed to attack the FBI and the Justice Department. "Well I think this is a hit job, more or ...
FBI agents on Tuesday searched a Montrose funeral home whose owner also operates a business in the same building that sells human body parts. The Montrose Daily Press reported around noon that FBI agents were on scene at Sunset Mesa Funeral Directors. Montrose police Commander Gene Lillard ...
The former vice president also said Trump's constant attacks on the FBI are advancing the goals of Russian president Vladimir Putin by "sowing doubt about whether or not our justice system is fair, sowing doubt about whether or not there is anything that's remotely consistent with our Constitution. It's just a ...
Rizzo's lawyers provided text messages, facebook posts and phone records to prove the former CEO of Rizzo Environmental Services unintentionally ran into FBI witness Quintin Ramanauskas at a Detroit casino Christmas party - an encounter that threatens to worsen the trash mogul's legal problems.
Justin Amash of Michigan recently weighed in on twitter about the irony of Nunes and House Speaker Paul D. Ryan warning of surveillance abuse when "just three weeks ago … the speaker gave a dramatic floor speech about the importance of giving the FBI power to violate everyone's civil liberties.".
Agents from the FBI Newark Division conducted law enforcement activity at the Newark Housing Authority on Tuesday, an agency spokesperson confirmed. The spokesperson did not elaborate on the nature of agents' visit to the housing authority's offices on 500 Broad Street, telling NJ Advance Media only ...


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