Tag : Federal Bureau of Investigation

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Justice Dept. Is Said to Be Examining Stone’s Possible Ties to Capitol Rioters

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WASHINGTON — The Justice Department is examining communications between right-wing extremists who breached the Capitol and Roger J. Stone Jr., a close associate of former...
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U.S. Will Examine Giving F.B.I. More Resources to Counter Domestic Extremism

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WASHINGTON — The Biden administration will examine if additional F.B.I. agents are needed at the bureau’s field offices to address the threat of domestic violent...
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Muddled Intelligence Hampered Response to Capitol Riot

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WASHINGTON — On Jan. 4, the intelligence division of the United States Capitol Police issued a report listing all the groups known to be descending...
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Justice Department Unveils Further Charges in Capitol Riot

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The case is part of a strike force created by Michael R. Sherwin, the U.S. attorney in Washington, to examine violent actions that targeted members...
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How Trump’s Focus on Antifa Distracted Attention From the Far-Right Threat

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All of this was a strain on the counterterrorism section, which has only a few dozen prosecutors and like other parts of the department was...
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Kevin Clinesmith, Ex-F.B.I. Lawyer, Is Sentenced to Probation

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In arguing for prison time on Friday, prosecutors suggested that Mr. Clinesmith’s explanation made no sense and suggested that he must also have known he...
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For Prosecutors, Trump’s Clemency Decisions Were a ‘Kick in the Teeth’

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MIAMI BEACH — It was New Year’s Eve, and dance music was pulsating from the backyard of a multimillion-dollar home here co-owned by Philip Esformes,...
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Man Accused of Beating Officer With Hockey Stick in Capitol Riot Is Arrested

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WASHINGTON — Federal authorities in Michigan have arrested a man suspected of using a hockey stick to repeatedly hit police officers during the Jan. 6...