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Since, 2003, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives has been ratcheting up the use of so-called “stash house stings” — controversial operations in which undercover agents lure individuals to rob a fake stash house and then lob them with harsh prison charges to get them off the streets. 435 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) – Amid the usual summer spike in shootings in Chicago, federal authorities were sending more agents to help address gun violence in the city. 298 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) – Federal authorities have charged a CTA bus mechanic with making and selling homemade explosives out of his garage.
Tom Ahern, spokesman for the U.S. 445 more words