• Top Democrats called for an investigation on Thursday, June 10, 2021, after The New York Times reported that the Justice Department under President Donald Trump seized the communications data of members of the House Intelligence Committee, including those of Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP)
    Trump DOJ seized data from House Democrats in leaks probe

    Top Democrats called for an investigation on Thursday, June 10, 2021, after The New York Times reported that the Justice Department under President Donald Trump seized the communications data of members of the House Intelligence Committee.

  • The FBI says it is getting serious about sexual harassment in its ranks, starting a 24/7 tip line, doing more to help accusers and taking a tougher stand against agents found to have committed misconduct. (Jose Luis Magana/AP)
    ‘We mean it’: FBI takes on sexual misconduct in its ranks

    The FBI says it is getting serious about sexual harassment in its ranks, starting a 24/7 tip line, doing more to help accusers and taking a tougher stand against agents found to have committed misconduct.

  • The Department of Justice is investigating Postmaster General Louis DeJoy over political fundraising activity at his former business. Federal authorities in recent weeks have subpoenaed DeJoy and interviewed current and former employees of DeJoy and his business, The Washington Post reported. (Graeme Jennings/Pool via AP)
    Justice Department probing postmaster over fundraising

    The Department of Justice is investigating Postmaster General Louis DeJoy over political fundraising activity at his former business.

  • An inner perimeter anti-scaling fence is around the U.S. Capitol, Tuesday, March 16, 2021, in Washington. (Alex Brandon/AP)
    Flood of Capitol riot, tribal cases swamps US prosecutors

    The unprecedented investigation into the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection and court decisions giving the federal government sudden jurisdiction over crimes on more Native American lands have put enormous pressure on the Justice Department.

  • This April 5, 2020, photo shows an envelope containing a 2020 census letter mailed to a U.S. resident in Detroit. (Paul Sancya/AP)
    Litigants take more cooperative approach in census lawsuit

    A coalition of counties, cities, tribal governments and advocacy groups sued the Trump administration last year in order to stop the census from ending early out of concern that a shortened head count would cause minority communities to be undercounted.

  • Law enforcement officers walk near the entrance to an apartment complex where a shooting wounded several FBI agents while serving an arrest warrant, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, in Sunrise, Fla. (Marta Lavandier/AP)
    FBI: 2 agents killed, 3 wounded, suspect dead in Florida

    The shooting killed and wounded several FBI agents while serving an arrest warrant in a child exploitation case, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021.