NEW YORK (AP) 11/24 — A state lawmaker is proposing a change to New York’s gun laws to allow authorities to search social media for potential red flags before approving a handgun license.Read more »
By ERIC TUCKER and MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 07/12 — An embattled FBI agent whose anti-Trump text messages exposed the Justice Department to claims of institutional bias launched a vigorous defense Thursday at an extraordinary congressional hearing that devolved into shouting matches,
By JOSEF FEDERMAN, Associated Press JERUSALEM (AP) 06/12 — Israeli authorities have foiled over 200 Palestinian attacks by monitoring social media and sifting through vast amounts of data to identify prospective assailants ahead of time,
By JOSHUA GOODMAN and CESAR GARCIA, Associated Press BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) 03/15 — Police hauled a handcuffed Cuban man into court in Colombia’s capital Thursday for allegedly plotting to kill U.S.
By MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/06 — Two Republican House committee chairmen are calling for a new special counsel to take a broad look at whether Justice Department or FBI employees were biased as they began investigating President Donald Trump’s ties to Russia in 2016 and whether there were surveillance abuses as part of that probe.
NEW YORK (AP) 03/07 — A Canadian man pleaded guilty Tuesday to U.S. charges that he sent money and provided long-distance support to Tunisian jihadists believed responsible for a 2009 suicide attack in Iraq that killed five American soldiers.Read more »
By MARY CLARE JALONICK and CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/25 — Two weeks after President Donald Trump blocked its full release, the House Intelligence Committee published a blacked out version of a classified Democratic memo aiming to counter a GOP narrative that the FBI and Justice Department conspired against Trump as they investigated his ties to Russia.
WASHINGTON (AP) 02/03 — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the FBI (all times local): 12:10 a.m.
The lawmaker who pushed the release of a previously classified memo that some Republicans say shows there is FBI abuse of surveillance says there’s “no evidence of collusion”
By ERIC TUCKER, MARY CLARE JALONICK and CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/03 — President Donald Trump on Saturday claimed complete vindication from a congressional memo that alleges the FBI abused its surveillance powers during the investigation into his campaign’s possible Russia ties.
By DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 01/31 — An indicted ex-detective broke down in tears in a Baltimore courtroom while testifying about a car wreck he said was set in motion by a corrupt police unit initiating a chase despite a policy against high-speed pursuits.
By CHAD DAY and ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/31— President Donald Trump was overheard Tuesday night telling a Republican lawmaker he is “100 percent”
By MEG KINNARD, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) 01/29 — As prison officials combat contraband cellphones in the hands of the nation’s inmates, a wireless trade group says court orders should be required to shut down the devices.
By MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 11/29 — The Supreme Court is taking up a case about privacy rights that could limit the government’s ability to track Americans’
By MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 11/27 — Like almost everyone else in America, thieves tend to carry their cellphones with them to work.
By COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 11/25 — New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago and Las Vegas are among scores of police departments across the country quietly using a highly secretive technology developed for the military that can track the whereabouts of suspects by using the signals constantly emitted by their cellphones.
By TOM HAYS and LARRY NEUMEISTER, Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) 09/28 — A once-obscure admitted con man named Louis Martin “Marty” Blazer III may have failed in his scheme to make low-budget movies with money swiped from pro athletes,Read more »
By LARRY NEUMEISTER and TOM HAYS, Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) 09/27 — In one of the biggest crackdowns on the corrupting role of money in college basketball,Read more »
NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press ROME (AP) 03/30 — Italian police on Thursday arrested three Kosovans in the lagoon city of Venice after one was caught on a phone intercept proposing they bomb the famed Rialto bridge while others lauded the recent attack in London.
WASHINGTON (AP) 03/05 — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s claim that then-President Barack Obama had Trump’s telephones tapped during last year’s election (all times EST):