Amazon to ramp up counterfeit reporting to law enforcement

Business Jan 14, 2020

Amazon to ramp up counterfeit reporting to law enforcement

Amazon.com Inc is planning to give more data on counterfeit goods to law enforcement in a further crackdown on fakes listed on its e-commerce sites, a person familiar with the program told Reuters. The move comes as Amazon faces public scrutiny over how it polices ...

FBI puts tighter controls on wiretaps

World Jan 11, 2020

FBI puts tighter controls on wiretaps

The FBI laid out new protocols Friday for how it conducts electronic surveillance in national security cases, responding to a Justice Department inspector general report that harshly criticized the bureau's handling of the Russia investigation. The changes, detailed in a 30-page filing with the secretive ...

U.S. intelligence agencies distrust unpredictable Trump

World Dec 16, 2019

U.S. intelligence agencies distrust unpredictable Trump

by Didier Lauras

Donald Trump's relations with his own intelligence services have never been so fraught: The U.S. president doesn't listen to his spy chiefs, doesn't seem to rank his sources and makes snap decisions without giving them any warning. The two sides have clashed repeatedly, including in ...

FBI has contacted Ukraine whistleblower's lawyers in probe

World / Crime & Legal Nov 21, 2019

FBI has contacted Ukraine whistleblower's lawyers in probe

The FBI has contacted lawyers for the whistleblower whose complaint about President Donald Trump's July call with Ukraine's president helped kick-start the House impeachment inquiry. Initial contacts between the FBI and counsel for the whistleblower took place in October and have continued this month, according ...