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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 […]

05/19/2014

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. […]

05/13/2014

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 […]

05/13/2014

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 […]

04/28/2014

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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 […]

04/21/2014

California Sen. Leland Yee, D-San Francisco, right, leaves the San Francisco Federal Building, Wednesday, March 26, 2014, in San Francisco.  The FBI has filed a 137-page affidavit outlining a detailed corruption case against Yee, who is accused of asking for campaign donations in exchange for introducing an undercover agent to an arms trafficker. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Senator Yee’s lawyer questions FBI investigation

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A lawyer for a California state senator charged last week with bribery and gun trafficking on Monday challenged the three-year FBI investigation that led to the arrest. Sen. Leland Yee’s attorney […]

03/31/2014

In this imagery taken by the Thaichote satellite on March 24, 2014 and released March 27, 2014 by Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency (GISTDA), a part of about 300 objects floating in the Indian Ocean near the search area for the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner are shown. Anond Snidvongs, director of Thailand's space technology development agency, said the images showed "300 objects of various sizes" in the southern Indian Ocean about 2,700 kilometers (1,675 miles) southwest of Perth, Australia. (AP Photo/Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency)

Jet search cut short; more satellites spot objects

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Hints about the lost Malaysian jetliner piled up Thursday, but there was precious little chance to track them down. Bad weather cut short the hunt for possible debris fields from the […]

03/27/2014

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Feds probe San Diego police misconduct

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Federal officials are conducting two separate probes into the San Diego Police Department that has been besieged by more than a dozen cases of officer misconduct, ranging from drunken driving to […]

03/24/2014

Colt Smart Gun

Southern California no longer bank robbery capital

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Southern California used to be known as the “Bank Robbery Capital of the World.” No more. The Los Angeles Times reports the number of robberies has declined, part of a larger […]

03/22/2014

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

USC aviation expert discusses new clues in search for plane

It’s the biggest lead in days in the search for the missing Malaysian airliner. Satellite images have detected two large chunks of debris in a remote part of the Indian Ocean. Penny and Phil spoke […]

03/20/2014

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