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Senate approves James Comey as new FBI director

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has overwhelmingly confirmed James Comey to become FBI director after Sen. Rand Paul ended delaying tactics against the nomination because of concerns about the domestic use of drones. Monday’s 93-1 […]

07/29/2013

Ron Hosko, assistant director of the FBI's Criminal Investigative Division, speaks during a news conference at FBI headquarters in Washington, Monday, July 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

FBI raids rescue 105 kids forced into prostitution

WASHINGTON (AP) — Authorities rescued 105 children who were forced into prostitution and arrested 150 pimps and others in a three-day law enforcement sweep in 76 American cities, the FBI said Monday. The victims, almost […]

07/29/2013

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Man faces year in prison, $250k fine for pointing laser at helicopter

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A Colorado man is facing a possible year in prison and a $250,000 fine today after he pleaded guilty to aiming a laser pointer at Los Angeles County sheriff’s helicopters and […]

07/26/2013

L.A. teacher indicted on child porn charges

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – An eighth-grade teacher at Royal Oak Middle School in Covina who allegedly met an undercover agent in his classroom so they could look at child pornography was indicted Tuesday on multiple […]

07/02/2013

James J. "Whitey" Bulger, alleged racketeer, booking photograph obtained by WBUR 90.9 - NPR Radio Boston. (AP Photo)

Bulger lawyers battle informant label

BOSTON (AP) – James “Whitey” Bulger is charged with a litany of crimes – including participating in 19 murders – during what prosecutors describe as a decadeslong reign of “murder and mayhem.” But Bulger’s lawyers […]

06/30/2013

FBI: $1.2M missing from NYC-bound Swiss jet

NEW YORK (AP) — The FBI says $1.2 million in cash was discovered missing from a Swiss International Air Lines jet after it landed at John F. Kennedy Airport. Agency spokesman J. Peter Donald says […]

06/25/2013

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The numbers game muddies NSA surveillance debate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to win over public trust, the Obama administration has been throwing around a lot of numbers as it tries to describe — in as much detail as possible without jeopardizing national […]

06/20/2013

FBI Director Robert Mueller (AP Photo)

Mueller: FBI uses drones for surveillance

  WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI uses drones for surveillance of stationary subjects, and the privacy implications of such operations are “worthy of debate,” FBI Director Robert Mueller said Wednesday. He said the law enforcement […]

06/19/2013

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FBI: Tip led to arrest of ex-professor in Mexico

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former University of Southern California professor who’s accused of sex crimes involving two children has been deported to the United States after a Mexican citizen recognized his picture in the […]

06/19/2013

James R. Hoffa headshot, as Brotherhood of Teamsters Union President

FBI hunt for ex-Teamster boss Hoffa’s remains ends

OAKLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — The excavation of a rural field in suburban Detroit has failed to turn up the remains of former Teamsters union leader Jimmy Hoffa, the FBI announced Wednesday, adding another unsuccessful […]

06/19/2013

A guide to the life and mystery of Jimmy Hoffa

DETROIT (AP) — The FBI has spent this week digging up a field in suburban Detroit for the remains of former Teamsters union leader Jimmy Hoffa, who disappeared 38 years ago. He was last seen […]

06/19/2013

Former USC professor arrested in Mexico

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former University of Southern California professor indicted on child sexual abuse charges has been arrested in Mexico, a day after being added to the FBI’s list of the Ten Most […]

06/19/2013

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