Paper Mill, U.S. at Odds Over How to Resolve Pollution CaseThe Justice Department and the former owner of a western Maryland paper mill are at odds over how to resolve an air-pollution case.
US Moving Toward Charging Doctor In Menendez CaseFederal prosecutors are moving toward charging a Florida eye doctor over his dealings with New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez.
U.S. Launches Criminal Probe Of Resigning Congressman Aaron SchockSchock resigned from Congress after revelations he may have misused campaign and congressional funding.
Official: U.S. Report Finds Racial Bias in Ferguson PoliceA Justice Department investigation will allege sweeping patterns of discrimination within the Ferguson, Missouri, police department and at the municipal jail and court, a law enforcement official familiar with the report said Tuesday.
Holder Says He Expects to Finish Ferguson Probes SoonAttorney General Eric Holder says he expects the Justice Department to announce before he leaves office the result of separate federal investigations into the Ferguson, Missouri shooting.
U.S. to Appeal Ruling Blocking Obama Immigration PlanThe Justice Department will appeal a federal judge's ruling that temporarily blocked President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, the White House said Tuesday.
Report Gives Mostly High Marks for Attorney General NomineeJustice Department evaluators gave mostly high ratings to the management skills of Loretta Lynch, President Barack Obama's nominee for attorney general, in a report made public five days before she faces a Senate confirmation hearing.
AP Source: FBI Completes Federal Probe of Ferguson ShootingThe 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.
No Plea Deal Likely In Boston Marathon Bombing CaseThe focus of the Boston Marathon bombing trial figures to be as much on what punishment Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could face as on his responsibility for the attack.
Justice Department Revises Guidelines For Obtaining Records From News Media During Criminal Leak InvestigationsThe Justice Department on Wednesday announced revised guidelines for obtaining records from the news media during criminal leak investigations, removing language that news organizations said was ambiguous and requiring additional levels of review before a journalist can be subpoenaed.
US Announces Civil Rights Protections For Transgender WorkersThe government is now interpreting federal law to explicitly prohibit workplace discrimination against transgender individuals.