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Liban Haji Mohamed with Background

Former D.C. Taxi Driver on FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorists List

A former taxicab driver in the D.C. area is the latest person to go on the FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorists list, the FBI announced Thursday.

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The Justice Department watchdog has found the FBI has improved handling of national security letters, but says the agency could do better. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

AP Source: FBI Completes Federal Probe of Ferguson Shooting

The FBI has completed its investigation into the police shooting of an unarmed, black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, a U.S. official said Wednesday.

01/21/2015

The lobby of the CIA headquarters in Langley, Va. (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

FBI Agent: No Direct Evidence Ex-CIA Man Leaked to Reporter

The lead FBI agent on the case against an ex-CIA officer accused of leaking details of a classified mission to a journalist has acknowledged a lack of direct evidence proving the allegation.

01/21/2015

Crime scene tape. (Photo: Heather Curtis/All-News 99.1)

How Crime in Maryland Has Changed, and Has Not Changed in Virginia, Over the Last Decade

The national average of crimes per 100,000 people has been steadily dropping for the past decade, but that doesn’t seem to be the case for Maryland.

01/20/2015

U.S. Capitol Building

Plan to Attack U.S. Capitol Thwarted; Ohio Man Arrested

United States officials have arrested an Ohio man in connection with a plan to attack the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday.

01/14/2015

The top three officials at the Justice Department agency that oversees the federal immigration court system used their positions to help relatives get paid internships, according to a report released Thursday by the Justice Department's inspector general. Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Off-Duty FBI Agent Kills Dog After Animals Fight

Police say an off-duty FBI agent shot and killed a large dog that attacked his smaller dog in Glen Burnie as a 4-year-old boy looked on.

12/29/2014

A video released by ISIS Tuesday shows what is allegedly a young boy executing two Russian spies, although a lack of physical injuries suggests the video may have been staged by the Islamic militant group.  (Photo by AFP/Getty Images)

Islamic State Recruits Broadly, Not Just Fighters

The three teenage girls from Colorado swapped Twitter messages about marriage and religion with recruiters for the Islamic State group, then set out for Syria with passports and thousands of dollars in stolen cash. Authorities intercepted them in Germany, then returned them to their families without criminal charges.

12/16/2014

FBI Sony cyber attack impossible to prevent

FBI Says No Way To Stop Sony Hackers

Bureau cybersecurity agent tells a Senate panel the malware used to hack Sony would have gotten past about 90 percent of online defense programs.

12/11/2014

(Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

New Profiling Guidelines Won’t Affect Border Stops

New racial profiling guidelines being announced by the Obama administration would restrict the ability of the FBI and other law enforcement agencies to take into account religion, national origin and other characteristics during investigations. But they would exempt agents from the Department of Homeland Security who do border checks and screen passengers at airports, according to a U.S. official familiar with the plans.

12/06/2014

File photo of a gun store. (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Black Friday Opens Busiest Season For Gun Purchases

More gun sales than ever are slipping through the federal background check system — 186,000 last year, a rate of 512 gun sales a day, as states fail to consistently provide thorough, real-time updates on criminal and mental histories to the FBI.

11/28/2014

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