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3 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

Gulfport police charge Garcia with capital murder in Ja-Naya Thompson's death

Police have arrested Alberto Julio Garcia on a capital murder charge, alleging he kidnapped and sexually assaulted Ja-Naya Thompson at the vacant mobile home where the child was found dead July 17. Police Chief Leonard Papania announced the arrest Wednesday in a news conference after informing the 5-year-old girl's family.

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7 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

Kent woman among three arrested for providing material support to foreign terrorist group

A 44-year-old Kent woman was among three people arrested on Wednesday on charges of providing material support to al-Shabaab, a designated foreign terrorist organization that is conducting a violent insurgency campaign in Somalia.

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8 hrs ago | CIO

File-encrypting Android ransomware 'Simplocker' targets English-speaking users

A ransomware threat that encrypts files stored on the SD memory cards of Android devices has been updated to target English-speaking users with FBI-themed alerts.

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13 hrs ago | CBC News

Su Bin, accused by FBI of hacking, to appear at bail hearing in Vancouver

Su Bin, a citizen of China and permanent resident of Canada, is shown in this photo taken at a U.S. border crossing in 2011.

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15 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

FBI malfeasance undercuts death penalty

The death penalty's flaws have been well-documented. But a new report from the Justice Department's Inspector General reveals some of the most troubling evidence yet, and provides a fresh reminder of why North Carolina and other states will forever be on shaky ground until they abolish it.

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19 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

B.C. man wanted in U.S. on hacking, conspiracy charges appears for bail hearing

A British Columbia man wanted by the FBI for allegedly directing hackers to steal military secrets from Boeing and other defence contractors will learn Wednesday if he'll be freed on bail.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Seattle Times

New Seattle FBI chief sees progress in Wales investigation

Tips related to the unsolved slaying of federal prosecutor Thomas Wales can be made by calling 206-622-0460; emailing walestips@ic.fbi.gov; or by standard mail to FBI-Thomas Wales, P.O. Box 2755, Seattle, Washington, 98111.

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NOLA.com

Latest armored truck heist lacked elegance but not daring, former FBI chief says

The lone gunman who pulled off an armored truck heist Monday in Uptown made up for his lack of strategic expertise with an astonishing level of criminal daring, according to New Orleans' former top-ranking FBI official.

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Statesboro Herald

FBI takes over Rocky Ford investigation

Federal agents have taken over an investigation regarding suspicious financial issues in the small town of Rocky Ford in Screven County.

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LongIsland.com

Four Long Islanders Arrested on Bank Fraud and Conspiracy Charges

July 22, 2014 - An indictment was unsealed earlier today charging individuals with bank fraud and conspiracy arising from a scheme to take advantage of plans by an all-girls high school in Hempstead , New York, to expand its campus and build an athletic field for students.

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Chicago Sun-Times

Pal of Cicero Town President Larry Dominick to plead guilty

His lawyer claimed at the time of his indictment in October that Hunter, 59, was only targeted by the feds as payback because he'd refused to cooperate with the FBI against Dominick.

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The Village Voice

In 1951, the FBI Thought the Soviets Might Be Hiding an Atomic Bomb Somewhere in New York City

In the incredibly overheated, paranoid environment of the Cold War, anything seemed possible.

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MLive.com

Former FBI agent on decapitation in Craigslist slayings: 'Can't think of anything more horrific'

A former FBI agent and current private investigator says the recent triple homicide in Wyoming stands out among the most "horrific" of West Michigan's slayings.

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Examiner.com

Hot Shot Debut: M.P. Cooley on 'Ice Shear'

Ms. Cooley is the debut novelist of Ice Shear . A native of upstate New York, she currently lives in Campbell, California.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

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FBI accused of abusing US Muslims: Human Rights Watch

An international human rights group has accused US law enforcement agencies of targeting American Muslims in abusive counterterrorism sting operations, Press TV reported.

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Hattiesburg man sentenced on child pornography charges

A Hattiesburg man was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court to 15 years in federal prison for production of child pornography and 7 years for possession of child pornography.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Missing New Hampshire teen home after 9 months

A 15-year-old New Hampshire girl who disappeared while on her way home from school nine months ago is safely home with her family, the state attorney general said Monday.

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The Washington Post

D.C. man exonerated in 1982 rape and murder; DNA reveals FBI error in conviction

Kevin Martin becomes emotional while talking to reporters after leaving the D.C. Superior courthouse on Monday after being exonerated for a crime he didn't commit.

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WYLD-FM

FBI Investigates Armored Car Robbery Uptown

The Bureau says in a press release that a robber forced his way into the Dunbar truck by gunpoint while the truck was parked at a business in the 200 block of Broadway near Leake.

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The Washington Post

James Garnera s legacy: A commitment to civil rights and political activism

When actor James Garner decided to help organize and attend the March on Washington in 1963, he wasn't just listening to his conscience.

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