An embattled FBI agent whose anti-Trump text messages exposed the US justice department to claims of institutional bias has vigorously defended himself at an extraordinary congressional hearing that devolved into shouting matches, finger-pointing and veiled references to personal transgressions.
An FBI agent whose anti-Trump text messages fuelled suspicions of partisan bias has said at a bitterly contentious and occasionally chaotic hearing in Congress that his work has never been tainted by politics.
Donald Trump has disputed findings by the Justice Department that former FBI director James Comey’s handling of the Hillary Clinton email probe was not politically motivated.
Former FBI director James Comey will “now officially go down as the worst leader, by far, in the history of the FBI”, Donald Trump has said.
Former FBI lawyer Lisa Osofsky has been appointed as director of Britain’s Serious Fraud Office, replacing David Green.
US President Donald Trump has escalated his efforts to discredit the Russia investigation, saying the FBI has been caught in a “major spy scandal”.
Top FBI and Justice Department officials have agreed to meet with congressional leaders and “review” highly classified information the politicians have been seeking as they scrutinise the handling of the Russia investigation, the White House has said.
US president Donald Trump has said he will “demand” that the Justice Department opens an investigation into whether the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign.
Alex Salmond has thrown fresh doubt on the Lockerbie bomber’s conviction by questioning some of the evidence it was based on.
A young Perth man whose sickening video library was uncovered by the FBI has been sent to detention for 15 months.