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800 criminals arrested in global FBI messaging app sting
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800 criminals arrested in global FBI messaging app sting

Three-year operation culminates in police raids in 19 countries
9 Jun 2021
FBI accused of ‘fake’ background check on Trump Supreme Court nominee
Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee in 2018
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FBI accused of ‘fake’ background check on Trump Supreme Court nominee

Democratic senator calls for ‘proper oversight’ over Brett Kavanaugh investigation into sexual assault claims
16 Mar 2021
Family of Malcolm X claims letter proves FBI and NYPD involved in his murder
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Family of Malcolm X claims letter proves FBI and NYPD involved in his murder

Daughters of assassinated civil rights leader demand reopening of investigation
23 Feb 2021
Hunter Biden laptop in FBI money probe
Hunter Biden and Joe Biden walking together.
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Hunter Biden laptop in FBI money probe

Subpoena indicates that contents of Hunter Biden’s computer are being scrutinised in financial case
22 Oct 2020
What is Hillary Clinton doing now?
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What is Hillary Clinton doing now?

New docu-series on the former US presidential candidate will air in the UK in spring
9 Mar 2020
Five Eyes: the spy scandal spooking Western powers
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Five Eyes: the spy scandal spooking Western powers

Top Canadian intelligence official accused of stealing classified data
18 Sep 2019
Andrew McCabe: sacked FBI deputy director sues bureau
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Andrew McCabe: sacked FBI deputy director sues bureau

Frequent target of Trump vitriol claims his sacking was part of presidential purge
9 Aug 2019

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Ivanka Trump vs. Hillary Clinton: email blunders compared
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Ivanka Trump vs. Hillary Clinton: email blunders compared

President Trump’s daughter accused of hypocrisy as it emerges she also used personal email for government business
20 Nov 2018
Did Brett Kavanaugh lie under oath?
Brett Kavanaugh faces another week of FBI scrutiny ahead of final senate nomination vote
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Did Brett Kavanaugh lie under oath?

Acquaintances of the Supreme Court nominee say his claims to Senate committee didn’t add up
4 Oct 2018
'Ricin poison' mailed to Donald Trump and Pentagon officials
Pentagon officials screen packages suspected of containing ricin sent to Trump and other officials
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'Ricin poison' mailed to Donald Trump and Pentagon officials

Officials investigating possible attempt on US president’s life
3 Oct 2018
FBI warns cash machine global cyber-attack imminent
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FBI warns cash machine global cyber-attack imminent

British banks have been warned their ATMs could be mass-hacked by cyber criminals ‘in the coming days’
14 Aug 2018
Former Trump aide accused of being Russian agent
Former Trump adviser Carter Page accused of being a Russian agent by the FBI
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Former Trump aide accused of being Russian agent

Carter Page denies claims following release of investigators’ documents
23 Jul 2018
Trump ‘infiltration’: why the president wants a new probe
Trump orders probe into alleged FBI spying on Trump campaign
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Trump ‘infiltration’: why the president wants a new probe

Trump demands probe into claim that Obama put an FBI spy in his presidential campaign
21 May 2018
Millions of web users targeted by Russia, agencies warn
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Millions of web users targeted by Russia, agencies warn

UK and US claim Kremlin behind hacking of millions of home and business routers
17 Apr 2018
Trump Russia probe: FBI has ‘grave concerns’ over memo
FBI chief Christopher Wray has warned against the release of Nunes memo
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Trump Russia probe: FBI has ‘grave concerns’ over memo

Democrats fear Donald Trump will use the document as a pretext to sabotage the investigation
1 Feb 2018
Why Trump's FBI ‘punching bag’ McCabe finally resigned
Andrew McCabe
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Why Trump's FBI ‘punching bag’ McCabe finally resigned

Feud over wife’s politics made bureau’s deputy director a target for president
30 Jan 2018
Donald Trump’s allies pile pressure on Russia probe
Special prosecutor Robert Mueller has come under sustained attack in recent weeks
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Donald Trump’s allies pile pressure on Russia probe

Special prosecutor Robert Mueller is facing a coordinated attack from Republicans and right-wing media
18 Dec 2017
US Russia probe: Donald Trump’s ex-adviser Manafort indicted
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US Russia probe: Donald Trump’s ex-adviser Manafort indicted

Former election campaign manager accused of 12 counts including conspiracy and laundering $18m
30 Oct 2017
FBI locked out of 7,000 encrypted devices
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FBI locked out of 7,000 encrypted devices

Internet security tools are ‘a huge, huge problem’ for law enforcement, says FBI director
24 Oct 2017
Trump 'under investigation' by special counsel
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Trump 'under investigation' by special counsel

Robert Mueller widens investigation to include possible obstruction of justice by US President
15 Jun 2017
Farage 'person of interest' in FBI's Russia investigation
Nigel Farage at Trump campaign rally
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Farage 'person of interest' in FBI's Russia investigation

Former Ukip leader has branded the claims 'complete baloney'
1 Jun 2017
Jared Kushner under scrutiny in FBI investigation
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Jared Kushner under scrutiny in FBI investigation

President Donald Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law's ties with Russia turn heat up on administration
26 May 2017
Who is Lauri Love? Hacking suspect to be extradited to US
Lauri Love
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Who is Lauri Love? Hacking suspect to be extradited to US

Home Secretary has backed decision to extradite the activist to America, where lawyers fear he will be driven to suicide
15 Nov 2016
Yahoo data breach: what you need to do
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Yahoo data breach: what you need to do

Personal data including names, passwords and security questions of more than 500 million users stolen in 2014
29 Sep 2016
Should you cover your webcam? Yes, says FBI
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Should you cover your webcam? Yes, says FBI

FBI director James Comey recommends covering your laptop camera with tape
16 Sep 2016
Pilot investigated over blow-up doll in cockpit
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Pilot investigated over blow-up doll in cockpit

Air New Zealand pilot kissed and posed with sex toy on passenger plane - and other tall tales
24 Aug 2016
Washington police officer arrested for aiding Islamic State
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Washington police officer arrested for aiding Islamic State

Officials say Nicholas Young provided militants with money in an undercover sting operation
4 Aug 2016
iPhone 'can be unlocked with £120 high street device'
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iPhone 'can be unlocked with £120 high street device'

Newspaper investigation reveals worrying flaw in Apple's security system
5 Apr 2016
Lily James: I censor my romance so I'm not prey for hackers
Lily James
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Lily James: I censor my romance so I'm not prey for hackers

War and Peace star's boyfriend Matt Smith was caught up in 2014 scandal, when intimate pictures appeared online
10 Feb 2016
'Russian gangs' attempting to sell nuclear material to IS
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'Russian gangs' attempting to sell nuclear material to IS

FBI and Moldovan police have foiled four plots by smugglers looking for buyers who are enemies of the West
7 Oct 2015
NORTH KOREA: Experts cast doubt on US hack theory
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NORTH KOREA: Experts cast doubt on US hack theory

Experts sceptical over whether the US was behind North Korea's internet blackout
23 Dec 2014
Hackers release more stolen nude celebrity photographs
Kim Kardashian
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Hackers release more stolen nude celebrity photographs

Kim Kardashian, Avril Lavigne and Mary-Kate Olsen all targeted in second batch of private images
22 Sep 2014
Nude celebrity photo leak investigated by FBI and Apple
Jennifer Lawrence
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Nude celebrity photo leak investigated by FBI and Apple

Hacker claims responsibility for coordinating team which stole nude photos of 101 celebrities
2 Sep 2014
NeoFace: how police face-detection software works
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NeoFace: how police face-detection software works

From Facebook to the FBI, facial recognition software is everywhere – but is it a 'critical threat' to our privacy?
26 Aug 2014
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