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FBI arrests two would-be Ferguson bomb suspects: Law enforcement source

Two men suspected of buying explosives they planned to detonate during protests in Ferguson, Missouri, once a grand jury decides the Michael Brown case, were arrested on Friday and charged with federal firearms offenses, a law enforcement official told Reuters.

Robin Raphel – US diplomat who turned into Pak spy?
Robin Raphel – US diplomat who turned into Pak spy?

As the former US diplomat and advisor on Pakistan, Robin Raphel, has been placed under federal counterintelligence investigation for possible espionage, the US issued a statement that probe against her will not impact its ties with South Asian countries, reports stated.

FBI used US soccer chief to spy on FIFA: Report
FBI used US soccer chief to spy on FIFA: Report

Chuck Blazer, once the most powerful man in US football, was an FBI informant used to spy on FIFA, the New York Daily News reported.

FBI under fire for fake news site to nab suspect

The FBI has come under fire from media organisations following disclosures that it create a fake news website to track down a suspect in a bomb threat case.

US girls may have tried to join Islamic State: FBI

The FBI in Denver said it is investigating the possibility that three girls from the Denver area were trying to travel to Syria to join Islamic State extremists.

US policeman who shot dead teen `feared for his life`

The police officer who shot dead Michael Brown in the US town of Ferguson says he was pinned in his vehicle and struggling over his gun with the black teenager, a news report said Friday.

American teen arrested for trying to flee US to join ISIS

An American teenager has been arrested by the FBI after he allegedly tried to travel to Turkey to join the Islamic State terror group, officials said.

Somali jailed for 30 years over Christmas US bomb plot

A court jailed a Somali-US man for 30 years on Wednesday for plotting to blow up a crowded Christmas tree ceremony attended by thousands in the US state of Oregon.

FBI expects Islamic State to retaliate for air strikes

US authorities believe the Islamic State jihadists will try to stage an attack in America in reprisal for US-led air strikes in Syria, the head of the FBI said Thursday.

FBI believes it has identified IS hostage executioner
FBI believes it has identified IS hostage executioner

The United States has identified the masked Islamic State militant who murdered two kidnapped American journalists in separate videotaped beheadings, FBI chief James Comey said Thursday.

Jenny McCarthy's nude photos leaked
Jenny McCarthy's nude photos leaked

TV star Jenny McCarthy's nude photos have been leaked from her hacked phone account.

Jenny McCarthy calls FBI over picture leak
Jenny McCarthy calls FBI over picture leak

Actress Jenny McCarthy has contacted the FBI after a number of explicit images of her emerged online.

FBI widens probe of naked celebrity photos

The FBI vowed on Monday to widen a probe into the massive hacking of naked celebrity photos if necessary, after new reported leaks including nude shots of Kim Kardashian.

Gabrielle Union to approach FBI over leaked topless photos
Gabrielle Union to approach FBI over leaked topless photos

 Actress Gabrielle Union, whose topless photos, which she had sent to her husband Dwayne Wade, somehow leaked online, says she was the victim of a digital hate crime and that her legal team will contact the FBI.

US airstrikes boost Islamic State, more hostages possible: FBI

Support for Islamic State increased after U.S. airstrikes began in Iraq and the militant group may take more hostages to try to force concessions from Washington, the FBI director told Congress on Wednesday.

Apple, FBI investigate massive celebrity photo `hack`

The FBI and Apple were urgently investigating Monday after an apparent massive hack of a cloud data service unleashed a torrent of intimate pictures of dozens of celebrities across the Internet.

JPMorgan bank could be latest target of hackers
JPMorgan bank could be latest target of hackers

The largest bank in the US and sixth largest in the world, JPMorgan, and several other banks could be the latest target of hackers.

Sikhs ask US to reveal official use of slurs

A Sikh group today asked US authorities to reveal their use of ethnic slurs after a document leaked by Edward Snowden showed intelligence agents using an anti-Muslim epithet.

Friends of accused Boston bomber told FBI backpack was dumped: Agent

A friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber, charged with obstructing the probe into the blasts, and his roommate "simultaneously" told the FBI a backpack belonging to the suspect had been thrown into a dumpster, an agent said Monday.

Accused Boston bomber spoke of martyrdom before attack: FBI

Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev told his friends about martyrdom and bomb-building over lunch before the attacks last year, an FBI agent testified on Friday in the trial of one of the friends for obstruction.