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IRS Warns Of Increase In W-2 Theft Scams

Tax time might still be months away, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be on the lookout for possible scams: The Internal Revenue Service and FBI are warning consumers and businesses about an email scam targeting employee W-2 forms after seeing a 150% increase in incidents last year.  411 more words

Crime & Fraud

Under pressure, Trump condemns neo-Nazis, supremacists and KKK: 'Racism is evil’

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump denounced the Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazis by name Monday and announced that the Justice Department has launched a civil rights investigation into the killing of a counterprotester at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend as he sought to tamp down mounting criticism of his initial response to the violence. 704 more words


Did Cuba use a covert sonic device to cause severe hearing loss among US diplomats?

The U.S. is investigating whether Cuban officials used a covert sonic device to cause severe hearing loss among American diplomats in Havana.

The FBI and the U.S. 217 more words

Defence Watch

FBI conducted predawn raid of former Trump campaign chairman Manafort's home

FBI agents raided the Alexandria, Va., home of President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman late last month, using a search warrant to seize documents and other materials, according to people familiar with the special counsel investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. 380 more words


HuffPost Morning Email: August 7th, 2017

HuffPost Morning Email: August 7th, 2017: North Korea vows to take ‘righteous action” over sanctions.

By Lauren Weber

Monday, August 7

Big thanks to Kate Sheppard… 764 more words


Minnesota mosque bombed during morning prayers

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — Someone apparently threw a bomb through the window of a suburban Minneapolis mosque on Saturday as people were preparing for morning prayers, damaging the imam’s office but not causing any injuries, authorities said. 429 more words


Former FBI director James Comey is writing a book — and we know he's been keeping thorough notes

By Elahe Izadi

Looks like James Comey found another outlet for his diligent note-taking habit.

The former FBI director just signed a deal with publisher Flatiron Books for his first book, a not-yet-titled exploration of “what good, ethical leadership looks like and how it drives sound decisions,” a news release says. 430 more words