Jul 18, 2014

Sikhs ask U.S. to reveal officials' use of epithets

A Sikh group on Thursday asked U.S. authorities to reveal their use of ethnic slurs after a document leaked by Edward Snowden showed intelligence agents using an anti-Muslim epithet. The Sikh Coalition filed a request under the Freedom of Information Act seeking all emails ...

Bin Laden's son-in-law knew of 'something big' pre-9/11

Mar 14, 2014

Bin Laden's son-in-law knew of 'something big' pre-9/11

Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law and al-Qaida spokesman said he heard before the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks that “something big was going to happen,” but didn’t know what it was, an FBI agent testified Thursday. Sulaiman Abu Ghaith told authorities that when he visited al-Qaida ...

Oct 8, 2013

U.K. launches latest answer to FBI

Britain’s new FBI-style crime-fighting agency was launched Monday with a threat to hit the country’s most “horrible” criminals with a robust response. The National Crime Agency has 4,500 dedicated officers and is aimed at tackling the estimated 37,000 criminals involved in serious and organized ...

Sep 28, 2013

MRI viewed as Ponzi scheme by FBI in 2009

The FBI probed MRI International Inc. in 2009 on suspicion that it was running a Ponzi scheme, according to a source who cooperated with the investigation. The revelation comes after the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission won permission to freeze the assets of MRI ...

Jun 14, 2013

Frail Bulger labeled 'hands-on killer'

James “Whitey” Bulger is an old man now. He wears reading glasses. His hair is pure white, but not much remains. And when he stood up in a federal courtroom Wednesday morning to finally face the music, to stand trial for a lifetime of ...