FBI to be investigated over Clinton email probe

FBI to be investigated over Clinton email probe

The US Justice Department on Thursday said it would probe the FBI’s decision to announce an inquiry into Hillary Clinton’s emails shortly before the November presidential election, a move she has blamed as a factor in her defeat. The Justice Department’s Office of Inspector General said in a statement that its investigation would focus in […]

Full FBI Clinton fallout is up for debate, but markets cheer

Full FBI Clinton fallout is up for debate, but markets cheer

On the final day of a bitter US presidential campaign, the FBI is again in the spotlight after its statement Sunday that a review of emails linked to Hillary Clinton offered no new evidence for its inquiry into her use of a private server. FBI Director James Comey sent shockwaves through a race Clinton appeared […]

FBI says no charges against Hillary Clinton after new email review

FBI says no charges against Hillary Clinton after new email review

  The FBI on Sunday lifted the threat that Hillary Clinton might face charges over her private email server — another campaign bombshell just 36 hours before her White House showdown with Donald Trump. The Democrat’s camp welcomed the news that FBI Director James Comey had decided not to change his July recommendation that she […]

FBI under scrutiny amid speculation over Trump’s Russian ties

FBI under scrutiny amid speculation over Trump’s Russian ties

Speculation has mounted in recent days over what the FBI knows about Donald Trump’s ties to Russia, from a preliminary FBI probe into a former Trump adviser to an ex-spy’s claims that the Kremlin sought to cultivate Trump over several years. FBI Director James Comey set off a firestorm of controversy on Friday by announcing […]

Democrats question FBI’s timing as Bill Clinton archives released days before election

Democrats question FBI’s timing as Bill Clinton archives released days before election

  Only days before the election, the FBI released an archive of documents from a long-closed investigation into Bill Clinton’s 2001 presidential pardon of a fugitive financier, prompting questions from Hillary Clinton’s campaign about its timing. The release comes amid the bureau’s controversially timed review of emails from a Hillary Clinton aide. The 129 pages […]

FBI ‘may have broken law’ over Clinton emails, says top Democrat

FBI ‘may have broken law’ over Clinton emails, says top Democrat

The US Senate’s top Democrat blasted FBI chief James Comey Sunday for announcing a new review of Hillary Clinton’s emails just days before the presidential election, an action he says “may have broken the law.” Allegations Clinton put the United States at risk by using a private email server while secretary of state were thrust […]

Clinton calls on FBI to release all information related to email inquiry

Clinton calls on FBI to release all information related to email inquiry

White House frontrunner Hillary Clinton on Friday challenged the FBI to defend its renewed probe into emails sent to her private account, declaring herself confident it would find no wrongdoing. The Democratic candidate, who is seeking to be elected America’s first female president on November 8, launched a blistering fightback after the Federal Bureau of […]

FBI tells Congress it is investigating new Clinton emails

FBI tells Congress it is investigating new Clinton emails

The FBI said on Friday it was investigating more emails as part of a probe into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email system, in a new twist to the U.S. presidential campaign just 11 days before Election Day. Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey said in a letter to Republican U.S. congressional committee […]

FBI releases files on Clinton email probe

FBI releases files on Clinton email probe

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation on Friday released files on its investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server while she was secretary of state, saying that it found no clear evidence that her email system was compromised. The FBI on Friday poured fresh fuel on the fire sparked by Hillary Clinton’s […]

FBI investigates possible Russian hack targeting New York Times reporters

FBI investigates possible Russian hack targeting New York Times reporters

The FBI is investigating cyber intrusions targeting reporters of The New York Times and is looking into whether Russian intelligence agencies are responsible for the acts, a U.S. official said Tuesday. The cyberattacks are believed to have targeted individual reporters, but investigators don’t believe the newspaper’s whole network was affected, according to the official, who […]

FBI probes Russian involvement in leak of top Democrats’ emails

FBI probes Russian involvement in leak of top Democrats’ emails

Russia on Tuesday denied claims that it hacked internal emails from members of the Democratic Party, a day after the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) said it was investigating possible Russian involvement in the WikiLeaks release. The FBI announced Monday it was investigating the embarrassing hack of Democratic National Committee emails — a breach […]

FBI ‘confident’ that Orlando gunman was ‘radicalised’

FBI ‘confident’ that Orlando gunman was ‘radicalised’

  ORLANDO: The US gunman who launched the worst terror attack on American soil since 9/11 at a gay nightclub in Orlando was radicalised by Islamist propaganda, officials said, amid reports he was a club regular. Lone gunman Omar Mateen killed 49 and wounded another 53 before he was killed when police stormed the Pulse, […]