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FBI ‘Bandits’ Executed Friend of Boston Suspect, Father Claims

FBI ‘Bandits’ Executed Friend of Boston Suspect, Father Claims

Orange County Sheriff’s Office(MOSCOW) — The father of a Chechen man who was friends with one of the alleged Boston Marathon bombers claims his son was shot “execution style” by the FBI last week.“I want justice and an investigation …

Ricin Letter Suspect Identified Using Earlier Letters

Ricin Letter Suspect Identified Using Earlier Letters

Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(CORINTH, Miss.) — Investigators trying to determine who sent ricin-tainted letters to President Obama and other officials quickly traced the messages and signature of the letter to Paul Kevin Curtis, an Elvis imp…

FBI Visits McConnell Headquarters in Ashley Judd Tape Investigation

FBI Visits McConnell Headquarters in Ashley Judd Tape Investigation

Office of Sen. Mitch McConnell(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) — Federal investigators visited Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell‘s campaign headquarters in Louisville on Wednesday, and campaign staffers handed over information pertinent to the investigati…

Newest Man on FBI’s 10 Most Wanted List Captured

Newest Man on FBI’s 10 Most Wanted List Captured

Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo.) — The most recent addition to the FBI’s “Ten Most Wanted Fugitives” list has been taken into custody, according to authorities.A press release from the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Departme…

Colorado Fugitive Newest Addition to FBI’s ‘Ten Most Wanted’ List

Colorado Fugitive Newest Addition to FBI’s ‘Ten Most Wanted’ List

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — A man with connections to a violent international gang and wanted for the brutal murder of a Denver man will be the latest to join the ranks of the FBI’s “Ten Most Wanted Fugitives” list, ABC News has learned….

FBI to Mark Six Years Since Former Agent Went Missing in Iran

FBI to Mark Six Years Since Former Agent Went Missing in Iran

Courtesy Levinson family(NEW YORK) — Thousands of former FBI agents across the country on Friday are expected to observe a moment of silence in honor of their missing colleague, ex-FBI agent Robert Levinson, who six years ago on Saturday was kidnapped…

MBA Bank Robber Gets Third Degree

MBA Bank Robber Gets Third Degree

Comstock/Thinkstock(PHILADELPHIA) — Tarik Hooks would appear to be an outstanding citizen. He has an MBA from Strayer University, works at a mental health rehab center and was a key witness who helped solve the shooting of a New York police officer se…

$75,000 Reward Offered in Philadelphia School Kidnapping

$75,000 Reward Offered in Philadelphia School Kidnapping

(PHILADELPHIA, Pa.) — After a 5-year-old girl was kidnapped from a Philadelphia school and assaulted earlier this week, community leaders banded together to offer a $75,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest of those responsible. Accordin…

Mom Seeks Police Help Finding Woman in Suspected Cancer Scam

Mom Seeks Police Help Finding Woman in Suspected Cancer Scam

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — A mother says she will ask police to find the woman who she believes scammed her dying son. Thomas Doty, 20, of Washington state, died on Dec. 19 after a three-year battle with bone cancer — but not before a …

Former Roommate of Wanted Terrorist Among Two Charged in Terror Case

Former Roommate of Wanted Terrorist Among Two Charged in Terror Case

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Two men from Alabama have been arrested in a terrorism case, including the former roommate of a man on the FBI’s most wanted terrorist list.Randy Wilson, a.k.a. Rasheed Wilson, and Mohammad Abdul Rahma…

Two South Florida Men Charged in Alleged Terror Plot

Two South Florida Men Charged in Alleged Terror Plot

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.) — Two South Florida men were charged Friday with conspiracy to provide material support to terrorists and conspiracy to use a weapon of mass destruction, federal officials said.The suspects are brot…

Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Continued Troubles

Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Continued Troubles

PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Jesse Jackson Jr. resigned his seat in the House this week, citing his bipolar disorder, but he still has other troubles. While Jackson says his health issues and treatment are “incompatible” with servic…

Veteran FBI Agent Frederick Humphries Got Ball Rolling on Petraeus Probe

Veteran FBI Agent Frederick Humphries Got Ball Rolling on Petraeus Probe

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The FBI agent who investigated harassing emails to a Florida socialite, a probe that set off a chain of events leading to the resignation of CIA director David Petraeus over an extramarital affair, was a vet…

American Rapping Jihadi Added to FBI’s Most Wanted

American Rapping Jihadi Added to FBI’s Most Wanted

FBI(WASHINGTON) — An Alabama-born rapping jihadi fighting half a world away is among the new entries on the FBI’s infamous Most Wanted List, the bureau announced Wednesday.Omar Hammami, also known as Abu Mansoor al-Amriki, has been fighting with…

FBI Deemed Petraeus Affair Part of Criminal, Not Intel Probe

FBI Deemed Petraeus Affair Part of Criminal, Not Intel Probe

MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The FBI withheld its findings about Gen. David Petraeus’ affair from the White House and congressional leaders because the agency considered them the result of a criminal investigation that never reached the …

David Petraeus: FBI Probe Said to Have Revealed Affair with Biographer Paula Broadwell

David Petraeus: FBI Probe Said to Have Revealed Affair with Biographer Paula Broadwell

DoD photo by Cherie Cullen/Released(WASHINGTON) — An FBI probe into emails sent by CIA director David Petraeus’ biographer, Paula Broadwell, uncovered intimate messages from the former general in her inbox, which led to Petraeus turning in his resigna…

FBI Identifies Rexburg Bank Robber as ‘AK-47′ Bandit; FBI, Idaho Credit Union Offer Rewards Up to $70,000

FBI Identifies Rexburg Bank Robber as ‘AK-47′ Bandit; FBI, Idaho Credit Union Offer Rewards Up to $70,000

  REXBURG – The FBI has dubbed a bank robber who forced bank employees and customer into a vault as the “AK-47 Bandit.” Officials made the announcement Thursday the male who robbed the East Idaho Credit Union in Rexburg shot in a police officer in a previous bank robbery in California. On Feb. 29, the […]

Urgent Hunt for Armed Serial Bank Robber

Urgent Hunt for Armed Serial Bank Robber

Thinkstock/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — An assault rifle-wielding serial bank robber suspected of shooting a police officer in February and hitting banks from California to Washington has struck again in Idaho, the FBI said Thursday.The “AK-47 Bandi…

FBI Granted Access to Benghazi Suspect in Tunisia

FBI Granted Access to Benghazi Suspect in Tunisia

FBI(WASHINGTON) — FBI agents investigating the Benghazi attack have been granted access a suspect who is currently being held in Tunisia. Ali Harzi was initially detained in Turkey after he posted information on a social media site about his involveme…

How Bandits Get Their Names

How Bandits Get Their Names

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Grainy portraits of unknown criminals with names like “Bucket List Bandit,” the “Chubby Bandit,” and the “Trick or Treat Bandit,” have lit up television screens and wanted posters for years, and the respons…

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