Maryland NSA Contractor Accused of Taking Classified InformationA federal government contractor has been accused of stealing highly classified information.
Justice Department Announces $20M for Police Body Cameras The Justice Department is awarding more than $20 million for local law enforcement agencies across the country to buy body cameras for officers in the wake of fatal shootings of black men by police that have led to protests and demonstrations.
State Department Reopens Probe Into Hillary Clinton EmailsThe State Department is reopening an internal investigation of possible mishandling of classified information by Hillary Clinton and top aides.
North Carolina Governor Leads Lawsuit Over LGBT RightsNorth Carolina filed a lawsuit Monday against the federal government in a fight for a state law that limits protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
Justice Department Launches Investigation Of Baltimore PoliceThe Department of Justice will investigate the practices of the Baltimore Police Department following the death of Freddie Gray.
Widespread Support For DOJ Investigation Of Baltimore PoliceThe new U.S. attorney general launches a pattern or practice investigation into the methods of the Baltimore Police Department. The decision comes weeks after the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray.
AG Lynch Expected To Open Baltimore Rights Probe FridayThe Justice Department is preparing to announce a civil rights investigation into the Baltimore Police Department.
Defense Contractor To Pay $13.7M For OverbillingThe Justice Department says a Virginia-based defense contractor has agreed to pay $13.7 million to settle allegations it knowingly overbilled the government for work performed by people without proper job qualifications.
Japanese Firm Fined $67.7M In Shipping Conspiracy At Port Of BaltimoreA Japanese company is paying a $67.7 million criminal fine to the United States for conspiring to fix prices for international ocean shipping services at the Port of Baltimore and other locations.
GM Recalls 2.7M More Cars; 'Major Announcement' From Feds To Come At 11:15 a.m.U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Acting Administrator David Friedman are holding a press conference.
Sallie Mae, Justice Department In $60M SettlementStudent lender Sallie Mae has reached a $60 million settlement with the Justice Department to resolve allegations that it charged members of the military excessive interest rates on their student loans, the federal government announced Tuesday.
NSA Whistleblower Could Soon Face Criminal ChargesThe Justice Department is now preparing criminal charges against the CIA employee who has admitted to leaking secret document, revealing government surveillance of phone records from millions of Americans.