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Sala Udin, Freedom Rider, Seeks Presidential Pardon For Alleged Crime

They were young, and they were brave. They were called the Freedom Riders, a group committed to the non-violent pursuit of Civil Rights and willing to put their lives on the line.

07/15/2015

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Feds Say They Have Shut Down ‘Darkode’ Malware Marketplace

The Justice Department says it has shut down an online marketplace where cybercriminals bought and sold hacked databases, malicious software and other products that could steal information from computer systems.

07/15/2015

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Report: St. Louis Cardinals Being Investigated By FBI For Hacking Houston Astros

According to a new report, the FBI and Justice Department are investigating officials of the St. Louis Cardinals for hacking internal networks of a rival team.

06/16/2015

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U.S. Attorney Hickton To Co-Chair National Heroin Task Force

The top federal prosecutor in Pittsburgh has been picked to co-chair a national Heroin Task Force as the city and its suburbs respond to 12 overdoses that killed two people this week.

04/17/2015

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GM Recalls 2.7M More Cars; ‘Major Announcement’ From Feds To Come At 11:15 A.M.

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Acting Administrator David Friedman are holding a press conference.

05/16/2014

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Justice Department Reaches Agreement On US Airways And American Airlines Merger

The Justice Department has reached agreement to allow the merger of US Airways and American Airlines.

11/12/2013

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Feds: Pittsburgh Apartments Discriminated Against Renters

The Justice Department is suing the owners and on-site manager of a Pittsburgh-area apartment complex, saying black “testers” sent to rent apartments earlier this year were turned away, while whites were told apartments were available.

10/01/2013

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US And American Airlines Vow To Fight Merger Block

Executives of US Airways and American Airlines are vowing to fight a move by the Federal Government to block their merger.

08/14/2013

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Justice Dept. & 6 States Challenge Proposed US Air, American Merger

The Justice Department and a number of state attorneys general on Tuesday challenged a proposed $11 billion merger between US Airways Group Inc. and American Airlines’ parent company, AMR Corp.

08/13/2013

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Opinion: Eric Holder Continues To Show Contempt Of Congress

Attorney General Eric Holder continued to show contempt of Congress in his remarks following the House vote to hold him “in contempt” for refusing to hand over documents associated with the Fast and Furious operation.

06/29/2012

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City Receives Grant As Part Of ‘Vets To Cops’ Program

Pittsburgh will soon have over a dozen new police officers. The city just received a federal grant to hire 13 cops, but not everyone will be able to apply for the jobs.

06/26/2012

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Opinion: Fast And Furious Will Destroy Obama

Wednesday, June 20, 2011 will go down in history as the day that was the beginning of the end for President Barack Obama’s presidency. With the president’s execution of executive privilege regarding United States Attorney General Eric Holder’s “Fast and Furious” gun-walking scandal.

06/21/2012

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Opinion: Florida’s Voter Purge Attempts To Stifle Democrats and Minorities

Elected officials would do well to remember that it is the job of the voters to pick their representatives, it is not the job of elected officials to pick who gets to vote.

06/14/2012

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Opinion: Calling For Eric Holder’s Resignation – Again

As the calls for U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder’s resignation over the “Fast and Furious” gun-running scandal rages on, there is a new wave of demands for him to step down regarding yet another issue […]

06/13/2012

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5 Arrested In Connection With Cleveland Bomb Plot

Authorities in Ohio have arrested five men in connection with a plot to blow up a bridge outside of Cleveland.

05/01/2012

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