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Federal Bureau of Investigation: Governmental agency belonging to the United States Department of Justice
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is the domestic intelligence and security service of the United States and its principal federal law enforcement agency. Operating under the jurisdiction of the United States Department of Justice, the FBI is also a member of the U.S. Intelligence Community and reports to both the Attorney General and the Director of National Intelligence. A leading U.S. counter-terrorism, counterintelligence, and criminal investigative organization, the FBI has jurisdiction over violations of more than 200 categories of federal crimes.

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President Trump on Joe Exotic Pardon: Will 'Look Into It' | THR News [Video]

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The subject of Netflix's hit docuseries 'Tiger King' claims he was set up when he tried to hire an undercover FBI agent to murder a rival.

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New York City Bans Use Of Zoom For Online Public School Teaching [Video]

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Online meeting platform Zoom has been plagued by privacy and security concerns in recent weeks. As schools and other groups have moved online, they've experienced "Zoombombing" incidents, prompting..

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Man Pleads Guilty On Plot To Attack White House

Newser reports that a Georgia man plead guilty to plotting to attack the White House, after the FBI received a tip in 2018. Authorities claim that the White House was just one of Hasher Jallal Taheb's..

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FBi Looks Into Video Messaging Service Zoom [Video]

FBi Looks Into Video Messaging Service Zoom

The FBI made an official warning against video messaging service Zoom. New York’s Attorney General’s office made an inquiry into its cybersecurity practices. According to Gizmodo, this came after a..

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Trump doesn't accept reports of Levinson's death [Video]

Trump doesn't accept reports of Levinson's death

The family of Robert Levinson, the former FBI agent who disappeared in March 2007 after traveling to an island controlled by Iran, said on Wednesday (March 25) it now believes Levinson died in Iranian..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:39Published
As Coronavirus Upends America, Trump Mulls Pardoning Michael Flynn [Video]

As Coronavirus Upends America, Trump Mulls Pardoning Michael Flynn

President Donald Trump said Sunday he's "strongly considering" pardoning his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn. Without evidence, Flynn's legal team has accused the FBI of manipulating..

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Bus Parked Outside Of Buckingham Palace With Prince Andrew's Name On It [Video]

Bus Parked Outside Of Buckingham Palace With Prince Andrew's Name On It

Newser reports that a yellow school bus has been parked near and circling outside of Buckingham Palace. According to The Guardian, the bus has an ad on the side of it, which is hard to overlook. There..

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The Many Ways Phishing Hackers Are Worming Their Way Into Your Accounts [Video]

The Many Ways Phishing Hackers Are Worming Their Way Into Your Accounts

In phishing scams, hackers pose as trusted figures to trick people into handing over passwords. The FBI says phishers are proliferating. In fact, they stole over $57 million from more than 114,000..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:42Published
Stunt at Buckingham Palace calls for Duke of York to help with Epstein investigation [Video]

Stunt at Buckingham Palace calls for Duke of York to help with Epstein investigation

The Duke of York has been targeted by a stunt from US lawyer Gloria Allred, who has been critical of the Duke for not speaking with the FBI about his former friend Jeffrey Epstein. Ms Allred represents..

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Tumultuous week at Justice Department [Video]

Tumultuous week at Justice Department

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he has "the legal right" to interfere in criminal cases, capping a tumultuous week that raised questions about whether he is eroding the independence of the..

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U.S. charges four Chinese military operatives in Equifax 2017 hack [Video]

U.S. charges four Chinese military operatives in Equifax 2017 hack

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Ukraine asks FBI to help probe suspected Russian hack of Burisma

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FBI wishes it had acted quicker as China stole intellectual property

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