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FBI approached Boston bombing suspect, says brother's defence

The defence for accused Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev say the FBI approached his brother and fellow suspect Tamerlan about becoming an informant on the Chechen and Muslim community.

Missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: Malaysian police call FBI for help

Chinese ambassador to Malaysia Huang Huikang, right, listens during a press conference about the missing flight.

Lindsay Murdoch FBI forensic experts have been brought in to help Malaysian police analyse deleted data on the flight simulator belonging to the pilot of Malaysia Airlines flight 370, amid mounting frustration over...

FBI agent cleared in shooting tied to Boston bombings probe

Ibragim Todashev after his arrest in 2013 for aggravated battery in Orlando, Florida.

Barbara Liston An FBI agent who fired six to eight gunshots and killed a man being questioned last year about his connection to a suspect in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings has been cleared of any wrongdoing,...

Insane Clown Posse files lawsuit against FBI after fans classified a 'gang'

Joseph Bruce aka Violent J, left, and Joseph Utsler aka Shaggy 2 Dope, member of the Insane Clown Posse address the media in Detroit.

The Insane Clown Posse hip-hop duo has filed a lawsuit against the FBI after the agency classified their followers as a gang.

Winter Olympics: FBI sending security help to Sochi

Additional manpower:  Cossacks will serve in uniform and alongside regular police officers in Sochi.

FBI director James Comey said on Thursday that the bureau would dispatch several dozen agents to Russia to help tighten security at the Winter Olympics.

FBI hunt moves on to motives

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing

Eric Schmitt With one suspect dead and the other captured and lying grievously wounded in a hospital, the investigation into the Boston Marathon bombings turned to questions about the motives, and to the...

FBI chief James Comey inherits extremists and budget cuts

A French soldier wearing a skeleton mask stands next to a tank in a street in Niono

Phil Mattingly Washington: The Arab Spring uprisings have created a new breed of violent extremists that will threaten the US and its citizens abroad for years to come, FBI director Robert Mueller said.

Mute suspect 'responds in writing' to FBI questions

Boston suspect in 'stable condition' (Thumbnail)

Police want answers from the seriously wounded surviving Boston bombing suspect, amid reports he is responding in writing because of throat injuries.

FBI releases chilling video of Navy Yard shooter

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The gunman who slaughtered 12 people last week in Washington is seen darting through a Navy building like a special forces operator in a chilling video released by the FBI on Wednesday.

FBI shoots dead man linked to Boston bombs

Ibragim Todashev

An FBI agent has fatally shot a Florida man who allegedly had ties to one of the Boston bombings suspects, US media reported.

Chechen killed by FBI 'unarmed': report

Ibragim Todashev

A Chechen man shot dead by the FBI during questioning on his links to the Boston Marathon bombers was unarmed, The Washington Post reports.

Chechen father wants FBI agents tried

The father of a Chechen man shot dead by the FBI during questioning about his links to the Boston Marathon bombers says he wants the agents tried for "executing" his son.

Spy drones used in American skies: FBI

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Phil Mattingly The FBI employs drones in domestic surveillance operations, Director Robert Mueller revealed, but said they were used in a "very, very minimal way."

Call for more focus on FBI killing

 Florida FBI shooting has Boston bombing links (Thumbnail)

Michael Schmidt FBI shouldn't be able to investigate its shooting of a Boston bombing suspect, say civil libertarians.

105 children rescued from pimps by FBI in largest child sex-trafficking crackdown in US history

Ron Hosko, assistant director of the FBI's Criminal Investigative Division

Phil Mattingly Law enforcement authorities rescued 105 children and arrested 150 pimps and other people in the largest child sex-trafficking crackdown in US history, the FBI said.

Alabama stand-off: how the FBI rescued Ethan

Alabama bunker.

Megan Levy An Alabama man who held a five-year-old boy captive in an underground bunker for nearly a week engaged in a "firefight" with SWAT agents before he was killed during a rescue operation, the FBI says.

'Bizarre' UFO report identified as FBI's most popular

A single-page FBI memo to J Edgar Hoover in 1950 has become the most popular file in the bureau's electronic reading room and offers some strange details.

Boston bombs: FBI releases images

Suspects wanted for questioning in relation to the Boston Marathon bombing

Investigators are seeking to locate and talk to at least two men pictured in images taken before two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, law enforcement and national security...

FBI probe held up citizenship

Mourners hold candles and U.S. flags during a vigil for Martin Richard, one of three killed in the Boston Marathon bombings, at Garvey Park in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.

Tamerlan Tsarnaev's citizenship refused after a routine background check revealed he had been interviewed by the FBI.

FBI interviewed Tamerlan Tsarnaev in 2011

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With one suspect dead and the other captured and lying grievously wounded in a hospital, the investigation into the Boston Marathon bombings turned Saturday to questions about the men’s motives, and...