Federal Bureau of Investigation

Violent crime rises in US: FBI

Violent crime in the United States rose last year, the FBI said Monday, reporting data that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump could use in the debate with Democrat Hillary Clinton.

Sep 27, 2016, 02:49 AM IST

FBI detains five over New York bombing: Report

Federal authorities on Sunday detained five people with possible links to the New York bombing, local media reported, citing unnamed law enforcement sources.

Sep 19, 2016, 11:08 AM IST

FBI to release report on Clinton email investigation

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) expects to publicly release the report sent to the Justice Department in July recommending no charges in the Hillary Clinton email server investigation in the coming days, officials said.

Aug 31, 2016, 06:50 AM IST

Colin Powell suggested Hillary Clinton to use private e-mail?

Hillary Clinton has for over a year been dogged by questions about her use of a private e-mail account while she was the nation`s top diplomat.

Aug 19, 2016, 11:37 AM IST

Canadian police kill IS sympathiser after US tip on imminent attack

A Canadian man killed by police on Wednesday had previously professed support for Islamic State and had indicated he planned an imminent attack on a major Canadian city, drawing the attention of the U.S. authorities who tipped off Canadian police, intelligence sources said.

Aug 11, 2016, 23:48 PM IST

Three suspects arrested in Florida for trying to join terror group ISIS

Three men in the US state of Florida were arrested on charges of conspiring to join the Islamic State (IS) terror group.

Jul 23, 2016, 11:45 AM IST

Orlando mass shooting an act of "terror and hate": Barack Obama

Obama said this is an especially heartbreaking day for all fellow Americans -- who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender.

Jun 13, 2016, 01:00 AM IST

Apple at loggerheads with the FBI?

Anything that Apple does, makes news. Any software update, new phone launch, or in fact, even an announcement – anything.

Apr 19, 2016, 12:40 PM IST

Pathankot attack: After Pakistan's U-turn, NIA approaches FBI, foreign agencies for help in probe

National Investigation Agency (NIA) has approached probe agencies of some foreign countries including the US' Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in connection with its probe into the Pathankot terror attack

Apr 06, 2016, 20:36 PM IST

FBI unlocks iPhone of San Bernardino attacker, ending Apple battle

The FBI has unlocked the iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino attackers, officials said Monday, ending a heated legal standoff with Apple that had pitted US authorities against Silicon Valley.

Mar 29, 2016, 05:04 AM IST

Sunanda Pushkar died of poisoning: AIIMS medical board

Sunanda Pushkar died of "poisoning" with the AIIMS medical board, which gave its opinion on the FBI report on her viscera samples, unanimously concluding that there was presence of anxiety drug Alprax in her stomach.

Jan 22, 2016, 15:45 PM IST

Sunanda Pushkar death probe by Delhi police was 'shoddy', says AIIMS forensic head

The head of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) forensic department, Dr Sudhir Gupta, on Tuesday said that Delhi Police investigation into Sunanda Pushkar death case was slipshod and that it had unnecessarily delayed sending of the viscera to the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the US.

Jan 19, 2016, 19:30 PM IST

Eugenio Figueredo: Former FIFA vice-president admits to accepting bribes

Figueredo`s own lawyer was not immediately available for comment. 

Dec 27, 2015, 13:07 PM IST

Los Angeles school system closed after electronic threat

Los Angeles schools were closed on Tuesday after the district received an electronic threat to many schools, school and police officials said. 

Dec 15, 2015, 21:06 PM IST

Both California shooters `radicalised for quite some time`: FBI

 The husband and wife who killed 14 people in last week`s shooting rampage in California were both radicalised and "for quite some time," the FBI official in charge of the investigation said Monday.

Dec 08, 2015, 02:16 AM IST

Sepp Blatter in FBI spotlight over $100 mn bribery case: Report

US prosecutors are investigating several top football officials in a quest to root out graft at FIFA. 

Dec 07, 2015, 10:58 AM IST

FBI rules out 'polonium poisoning' in Sunanda death case, Shashi Tharoor may soon undergo narco test

The FBI report has triggered speculation that Shashi Tharoor may soon be called for polygraph test for more leads.

Nov 11, 2015, 15:25 PM IST

Brother of San Diego ISIS fighter charged with lying to FBI

A San Diego man has been charged with lying to the FBI during an investigation into his brother, who is believed to be the first American jihadist killed in Syria while fighting for the Islamic State.

Sep 15, 2015, 11:42 AM IST

No `specific or credible threats` linked to 9/11 anniversary: FBI

The Federal Bureau of Investigation said Thursday that it has picked up no "specific or credible threats" linked to the anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States.

Sep 11, 2015, 06:50 AM IST

'US had 31% of world's public mass shooters from 1966-2012'

The US was the site of 31 percent of the world's public mass shootings from 1966-2012, despite having only 5 percent of the world's population, according to a new study.

Aug 29, 2015, 21:14 PM IST