Federal Bureau of Investigation

Malaysia denies cold-shouldering US in plane investigation

Malaysia rejected criticism from US government officials that it has not been sharing as much information as it could with foreign governments about the disappearance of passenger jet more than a week ago.

Mar 18, 2014, 11:55 AM IST

FBI to pay $10K for information on people pointing laser at airplanes

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has reportedly announced reward worth 10,000 dollars to anyone who provides information about people laser pointing at airplanes.

Feb 12, 2014, 11:32 AM IST

FBI sending security staff to secure Sochi Olympics from possible terror threats

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is sending dozens of agents and specialists to Russia ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

Jan 10, 2014, 13:50 PM IST

Arrest made in Chinese consulate fire in California

The FBI has announced the arrest of a Chinese national in the investigation of a fire set intentionally at the Chinese Consulate in San Francisco.

Jan 07, 2014, 11:41 AM IST

Fire at Chinese Consulate in San Francisco not terrorism: FBI

A fire set intentionally at the Chinese Consulate in San Francisco is not being investigated as an act of terrorism, US officials say.

Jan 03, 2014, 14:30 PM IST

Al Qaeda threat has become `hydra-headed`: US

The threat posed by al Qaeda has now become "hydra-headed", as its affiliates have become stronger in North Africa and the Middle East, while its leaders in the Af-Pak region continue to drive it spiritually, top US officials said.

Nov 15, 2013, 15:23 PM IST

Ex-FBI agent gets 11 years for security leaks, child porn

A former FBI agent has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for disclosing confidential national security information about a foiled bomb plot to a news agency`s reporter.

Nov 15, 2013, 13:55 PM IST

US to put SAC hedge fund out of business over insider trading

Steven A. Cohen faces an abrupt end to his career as one of the world's most successful traders.

Nov 05, 2013, 09:15 AM IST

US man claims he helped FBI find Osama bin Laden

A Michigan man has claimed of tipping the US federal investigators about slain al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden`s hideout in Pakistan years before he was killed in a secret mission of Navy SEALs in May 2011.

Nov 02, 2013, 13:51 PM IST

US Navy Yard shooter seemed to aim at random: FBI chief

The contract worker who opened fire at the Washington Navy Yard this week appeared to have no particular target, FBI director James Comey said.

Sep 20, 2013, 14:07 PM IST

9/11 reshaped FBI from crime-fighting to counter-terror agency

Outgoing FBI director Robert Mueller, who took over just a week before the Sep 11, 2001 terror attacks on America, believes that the threat remains though its nature has changed.

Aug 23, 2013, 10:52 AM IST

FBI reopens 1964 kidnapping case after DNA testing

The FBI has said it is reopening its investigation into the 1964 kidnapping of a newborn boy from a Chicago hospital.

Aug 08, 2013, 08:00 AM IST

Edward Snowden`s father `willing to fly to Moscow on FBI request`

Lonnie Snowden said the FBI had suggested a few weeks ago that he should travel to Moscow to talk to his son, Edward Snowden.

Jul 31, 2013, 18:49 PM IST

FBI raid rescues 105 kids from sex traffickers

Overall, the three-day undercover roundup Operation Cross Country took place in 76 cities and involved 230 law enforcement units, the FBI said.

Jul 30, 2013, 10:02 AM IST

FBI told Indian govt about ‘suicide bomber Ishrat Jahan in 2009`: IB

There seems to be no end to the controversy surrounding the Ishrat Jahan encounter case.

Jul 06, 2013, 09:18 AM IST

FBI admits using drones for surveillance in US

Unmanned drones are roaming American skies conducting surveillance on people in the United States, albeit in a "very minimal way," the head of the FBI revealed to Congress on Wednesday.

Jun 20, 2013, 10:48 AM IST

US spy agencies mined Internet data: Reports

A media report said US intelligence agencies operated a much broader data-mining programme.

Jun 07, 2013, 09:35 AM IST

FBI to track hate crimes against Sikhs, Hindus

Sikh, Hindu and Arab advocates have praised the FBI decision, saying it would avoid underreporting of hate crimes and increase awareness.

Jun 06, 2013, 10:44 AM IST

Indian origin engineer arrested for stealing trade secrets

An engineer of Indian origin has been arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for allegedly stealing trade secrets from his former employers.

Jun 06, 2013, 10:13 AM IST

`Recovering` Boston bombing suspect now walking

Surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is recovering and has started to walk, his mother has said.

May 31, 2013, 15:10 PM IST