NYPD's Unchecked Authority May Be Coming To An End
The Justice Department has filed a last-minute brief supporting a federal monitor for the NYPD, a move that the Daily News says is "sure to send daggers through 1 Police Plaza and City Hall."
Updated: Jun 13, 2013 2:48 PM
Boston Bombing Suspect Charged With Using Weapons Of Mass Destruction
Massachusetts has outlawed the death penalty, but these federal charges will allow prosecutors to seek it.
Updated: Apr 22, 2013 4:32 PM
Arts & Entertainment
Remember When Bloomberg Ran The Slide Rule Club?
Yup, Mike Bloomberg was in the Science Club, the Technical Club, the Debating Club, was a Home Room Dues Agent and, of course, was the president of the Slide Rule Club. Wait, the what?
Updated: Jul 2, 2012 5:04 PM
Attorney General Holder Calls Reports Of NYPD Muslim Spying "Disturbing"
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has made his first public comments on the controversy surrounding the NYPD's surveillance program that targeted Muslims in New Jersey.
Updated: Mar 8, 2012 6:25 PM
Congressman Nadler Asks Feds To Investigate NYPD's Handling Of Occupy Wall Street
“Our law enforcement officers have a duty to protect our health and safety, but that duty must always be discharged with respect for the fundamental First Amendment rights to free expression and peaceful assembly."
Updated: Dec 6, 2011 6:12 PM
U.S. Says Iran Plotted To Kill Saudi Ambassador To U.S., Bomb Embassies In D.C.
Federal authorities say that stopped a plot from Iranian agents to kill the Saudi ambassador to the U.S. and bomb embassies in D.C.
Updated: Oct 11, 2011 4:14 PM
Khalid Shaikh Mohammad & Other 9/11 Conspirators Formally Charged In Military Commission
Military prosecutors "have recommended that the trial be a capital case," agaist the 5 conspirators of the September 11 attacks.
Updated: Jun 1, 2011 5:52 PM
Reaction To Trying KSM, 9/11 Plotter At Gitmo: "Welcome News," "Good" For NYC, "Cowardice"
Now that the Obama administration has decided to move the trial
Updated: Apr 5, 2011 1:30 PM
No KSM In NYC: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, Other 9/11 Plotters Will Be Tried At Guantanamo Bay
Thank goodness President Obama restarted trials at Guantanamo Bay—because now Khalid
Updated: Apr 4, 2011 1:50 PM
Justice Dept. Won't Defend Defense Of Marriage Act Anymore
Hot on the heels of the December repeal of Don't Ask, Don't
Updated: Feb 23, 2011 2:57 PM
WikiLeaks, Under Attack, Gets the Taiwanese Treatment
Unsurprisingly, the fallout from the latest WikiLeaks continues. U.S. officials are
Updated: Nov 30, 2010 12:46 PM
KSM Probably Won't Be Tried Anywhere Any Time Soon
Looks like there won't be a terror trial in NYC—or a
Updated: Nov 13, 2010 12:59 PM
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