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Dark web child porn bust leads to 338 arrests worldwide

16 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON Law enforcement officials said on Wednesday they had arrested hundreds of people worldwide after knocking out a South Korea-based dark web child pornography site that sold gruesome videos for digital cash.

U.S. arrests counterterrorism analyst over leaks to journalists

11 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON A counterterrorism analyst with the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency was arrested on Wednesday over charges he leaked classified materials about a foreign country's weapons system to two journalists in 2018 and 2019, the U.S. Justice Department said in federal court filings on Wednesday.

Explainer: Barr investigates the investigators of Russian meddling

09 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Attorney General William Barr has been traveling internationally to help investigate President Donald Trump's complaints that his campaign was improperly targeted by U.S. intelligence and law enforcement agencies during the 2016 presidential election. | Video

Explainer: Barr investigates the investigators of Russian meddling

08 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Attorney General William Barr has been travelling internationally to help investigate President Donald Trump's complaints that his campaign was improperly targeted by U.S. intelligence and law enforcement agencies during the 2016 presidential election.

U.S., Australia to bolster police ties as they cooperate on 2016 election probe

07 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON The United States and Australia said on Monday they would work to bolster law-enforcement ties as the two countries are separately cooperating on a politically charged probe examining whether U.S. officials overstepped when they investigated Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign.

U.S. diplomats to testify about Trump-Ukraine efforts as Democrats build impeachment case

07 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON A parade of U.S. diplomats will head to Capitol Hill for closed-door testimony this week as Democrats build their impeachment case against President Donald Trump, while the White House considers ways to slow down the process.

Explainer: Barr gives top priority to investigating the investigators of Russian meddling

02 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Attorney General William Barr is personally involved in investigating President Donald Trump's complaints that he and his campaign were improperly targeted by U.S. intelligence and law enforcement agencies during the 2016 election campaign.

Seeking favours, Trump asked Ukraine president to investigate Biden

26 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump pressed Ukraine's leader to investigate Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden, in coordination with the U.S. attorney general and Trump's personal lawyer, according to a summary of a telephone call released by the Trump administration on Wednesday. | Video

McCabe lawyer presses Justice Department to drop criminal case

14 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON A lawyer for former FBI official Andrew McCabe pressed U.S. prosecutors on Friday to drop their politically sensitive case against him, citing reports that suggest they may be having trouble securing criminal charges.

Justice Department nears prosecution of ex-FBI official McCabe: sources

13 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department moved closer to a politically sensitive prosecution of former top FBI official Andrew McCabe on Thursday by rejecting a request from his legal team to drop the case, according to two sources familiar with the investigation. | Video

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