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AP source: Mueller team has draft letter on Comey firing

WASHINGTON — Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team of investigators is in possession of a letter that President Donald Trump wrote, but did... Read more

Ohio State attacker stewed over treatment of Muslims

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Somali-born student who carried out the car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University stewed over the treatment of Muslims... Read more

Justice Department report critical of zero-tolerance policing in Baltimore

WASHINGTON — To supporters, zero-tolerance policing has long represented a logical crime-fighting approach: Crack down on minor infractions before they mushroom into... Read more

FBI: California shooters radicalized at least 2 years ago

WASHINGTON — The two San Bernardino shooters were radicalized at least two years ago and had discussed jihad and martyrdom as early... Read more

Thousands of drug inmates approved for early prison release

WASHINGTON — Drug criminals once described by prosecutors as unrepentant repeat offenders are among those poised to benefit from new sentencing guidelines... Read more

AP source: FBI completes federal probe of Ferguson shooting

WASHINGTON — The FBI has completed its investigation into the police shooting of an unarmed, black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, a U.S.... Read more

AP source: US weighs criminal charges for former CIA Director David Petraeus

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department is weighing bringing criminal charges against former CIA Director David Petraeus over the handling of classified information,... Read more

Obama: Sony made mistake in canceling 'The Interview'

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said Friday that Sony Pictures Entertainment “made a mistake” in shelving a satirical film about a plot... Read more

Feds charge Chinese officials in cyberspying of U.S. companies

WASHINGTON — Accusing China of vast business spying, the United States charged five military officials on Monday with hacking into U.S. companies... Read more

FBI director: Local law enforcement need to improve tracking, reporting hate crimes

WASHINGTON — State and local law enforcement need to do a better job of tracking and reporting hate crimes so that the... Read more

Official: Woman killed in DC chase was delusional

STAMFORD, Conn. — The Connecticut woman who was shot to death outside the U.S. Capitol after trying to ram her car through... Read more

Secret hearings in case of Chandra Levy slaying

WASHINGTON — A judge has been holding secret hearings in the case of the man convicted in the 2001 killing of Chandra... Read more

Report: U.S. law enforcement deaths down in 2012

WASHINGTON — The number of law enforcement officers who died performing their duties in the United States declined by about 20 percent... Read more

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