In this June, 2014 image from video provided by the FBI, authorities raid a hotel in Jackson, Mississippi.  (AP Photo/FBI)

Trafficking bust reveals worries over missing kids

WASHINGTON (AP) — The 168 juveniles recovered last month during an FBI child sex trafficking bust included some kids who had never been reported missing, a population that law enforcement encounters often and that child […]


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FBI: Orange County man wanted to join terrorists

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) – A Southern California man who federal authorities say was attempting to travel overseas to join an al-Qaida splinter group has been charged with lying on a passport application, according to […]


FBI agents tried to stop US woman bent on jihad

DENVER (AP) — FBI agents tried more than once to discourage a 19-year-old suburban Denver woman who said she was intent on waging jihad in the Middle East before they arrested her in April as […]


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Orchestrated tales in ex-Blackwater guards’ trial?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense lawyers for the ex-Blackwater security guards accused of killing 14 Iraqis in Baghdad nearly seven years ago are raising the possibility that prosecution witnesses, with direction from Iraqi law enforcement investigators, […]


In this photo taken May 31, 2014, agents in hazardous material suits are seen as the FBI searches a building in San Francisco. A San Francisco social media maven and former political consultant who was wanted on suspicion of possessing explosives has been taken into custody after a three-day manhunt. Federal agents and the San Francisco police said they captured Ryan Kelly Chamberlain II, 42, on Monday, June 2, shortly after announcing that they had found his car near Crissy Field, just south of the Golden Gate Bridge. (AP Photo/San Francisco Chronicle, Michael Short)

San Francisco bomb suspect sought toxins

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The FBI says a San Francisco man charged with possessing explosive material also used an anonymous, Internet-based marketplace to try to buy biological agents and lethal toxins. In a search warrant […]


Ryan Chamberlain.

Mental exam ordered for San Francisco bomb suspect

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal magistrate judge on Wednesday ordered a mental health evaluation of a San Francisco social media expert in an explosives case. Ryan Chamberlain II, 42, was arrested Monday in San […]


FBI Director James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 21, 2104, before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the oversight of the FBI.  (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

FBI head: Cyber crime posing ‘enormous challenge’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Law enforcement faces an “enormous challenge” in preventing state-sponsored cyber crimes, FBI Director James Comey said Wednesday, days after the Justice Department announced charges against five Chinese military officials accused of hacking […]


Exterior view of the Europol headquarters in The Hague, Netherlands, Monday, May 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Mike Corder)

FBI: BlackShades infected half million computers

NEW YORK (AP) — More than a half million computers in over 100 countries were infected by sophisticated malware that lets cybercriminals take over a computer and hijack its webcam, authorities said as charges were […]


FBI wanted poster for Erick Julian Ortega. (Photo: FBI)

Reward announced for South Bay murder suspect

REDONDO BEACH (CNS) – Authorities hope a reward announced today of up to $10,000 will lead to the arrest of a reputed Redondo Beach gang member accused of fatally shooting a man a year ago. […]


This combination of photos provided by the Federal Bureau of Investigation shows William James Vahey in 1986, 1995, 2004 and 2013.  (AP Photo/FBI, File)

Pedophile teacher abused scores as clues missed

He was one of the most beloved teachers in the small world of international schools that serve the children of diplomats, well-off American expatriates and local elites. He was often the first to arrive in […]


McDonald Rominger, who heads the FBI's office in northern Arizona, stands on the Navajo reservation near Gray Mountain, Ariz., on Monday, April 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Felicia Fonseca)

Number of Navajo homicides tops some metro areas

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — New FBI statistics show the vast Navajo Nation saw a sharp increase in the murder rate in 2013 and finished the year with 42 homicides, eclipsing major metropolitan areas with less […]


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16-year-old survives in wheel well of Maui flight

HONOLULU (AP) – Officials say a 16-year-old boy is “lucky to be alive” and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane’s wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and […]