Articles Tagged with FBI

FBI Begins Investigation Of Congressman Aaron Schock Over Corruption Allegations

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Embattled and soon-to-be-former congressman Aaron Schock is now the subject of a probe from the Federal Bureau of Invesigation. Schock has come under heavy criticism for his spending habits, and faces allegations of corruption and misuse of taxpayer funds. Schock has been accused of misusing campaign resources, accepting improper gifts from donors, and using taxpayer… Read more »

Anthem Faces Class-Action Lawsuit After Security Breach

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Anthem faces a class-action lawsuit after its security breach. The Inquisitr reported on the massive cyber attack that took place on Wednesday, affecting over 80 million of Anthem’s personal records. While the FBI continues to investigate the security breach of the nation’s second largest insurance company, the Indianapolis law firm. Cohen and Malad are already… Read more »

Anthem Cyber Attack: 80 Million Personal Records Burglarized

Anthem Cyber Attack Affects 80 Million Members

Anthem, Inc., customers and employees became victim of a massive cyber attack this Wednesday. Close to 80 million clients and workers of the second largest U.S. insurance company are at risk of their personal information being exploited and compromised. Federal official told NBC News the FBI is investigating this enormous cyber attack. Kristin Binns, a… Read more »

Terrorist Attacks Prompt The U.S. To Issue Worldwide Travel Alert

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The recent terrorist attacks in France, Australia, and Canada have prompted the United States to issue a worldwide travel alert, as of Friday night. The travel alert came on the heels of French police killing three hostage-takers. In one of these instances, police were reported to have killed two of the men responsible for the… Read more »

Hundreds Of Police Killings Go Unaccounted For According To FBI Data

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Last year, the United States was rocked by the incident in Ferguson, Missouri between Darren Wilson and Michael Brown. The situation picked up more steam thanks to figureheads such as Al Sharpton and Louis Farrakhan utilizing the race card. Eventually, the situation became the linchpin for most people to see all police conflicts as a… Read more »

North Korea Culpability In Sony Attack Supported By Classified Intelligence

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North Korea is responsible for the cyber attack on Sony, and the American government has classified intelligence to support this assessment, according to media reports based on official and unofficial government statements. The Daily Beast reported, “The FBI and U.S. intelligence agencies for years have been tracking the hackers who they believe to be behind… Read more »

New ‘Criminal Minds’ Spinoff Pilot In The Works

CBS will be attempting another Criminal Minds spinoff.

CBS is planning to attempt another Criminal Minds spinoff. The first attempt did not go as well as planned. Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior had a decent cast but couldn’t last beyond 13 episodes. Among the cast members were Forest Whitaker (Platoon, Phone Booth), Janeane Garofalo (Dogma, Mystery Men), Michael Kelly (Now You See Me, Changeling),… Read more »

Sony Pictures Hack: FBI Investigating Threatening Emails Sent To Employees

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The Sony Pictures hackers are now threatening the safety of employees and their families. The “Guardians of Peace,” or GOP, began the massive cyberattack against Sony on November 24, releasing confidential company data and saying they plan to eradicate all of Sony Pictures Entertainment. According to Today, employees discovered the hack after logging on to… Read more »

Is The FBI Arresting People For Posting Anti-Obama Facebook Posts?

People are concerned over claims that the FBI and other law enforcement agencies are arresting people for posting anti-Obama Facebook posts.

Conspiracy theories regarding the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are nothing new. Whether it’s keeping alien anecdotes (ala X-Files) hidden, or consulting with secret political forces, the FBI has often been named the alleged purveyor of many things clandestine by many conspiracy theorists. Thankfully, most of these stories have been found to be untrue. However,… Read more »

FBI’s New Facial Recognition System: Breach Of Rights Or National Security?

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The FBI has launched a fully operational biometric identification system that includes facial recognition technology in over 18,000 bureaus across the country. The new facial recognition database was announced yesterday, and will use the Next Generation Identification system (NGI) by compiling more than 8 million mug shots from across the country. The facial recognition system… Read more »

Michael Brown Shooting Investigation Taken Over By FBI

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The Michael Brown shooting which prompted the Ferguson riots in Missouri are being taken over for investigation by the FBI. The shooting death of the unarmed black man sparked the destruction of private property and nationwide headlines over the weekend. Why the rioters and looters chose to attack parked cars and stores without any ties… Read more »

Murrieta Protesters Deemed Terrorists By Amnesty Group Calling On DOJ To Prosecute

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The Department of Justice and the FBI have been asked to investigate and prosecute the Murrieta residents protesting illegal immigrants, as terrorists. The Tequila Party, a pro-amnesty group, reportedly formed in opposition to the Tea Party. The group is reportedly leading the effort against residents of the California town that blocked busloads of illegal immigrants… Read more »