Justice Dept: Sessions Spoke With Russian Ambassador In 2016Attorney General Jeff Sessions had two conversations with the Russian ambassador to the United States during the presidential campaign season last year, contact likely to fuel calls for him to recuse himself from a Justice Department investigation into Russian interference in the election.
Court Denies Trump Request To Immediately Restore Travel BanA federal appeals court denied early Sunday the Justice Department's request for an immediate reinstatement of President Donald Trump's ban on accepting certain travelers and all refugees.
Local Reaction Mixed To FBI Recommendation Not To Prosecute Hillary ClintonIn a highly unusual press conference, FBI director James Comey made public the FBI's conclusion after a lengthy investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails.
FBI Says It Won't Recommend Charges In Clinton Email MatterFBI Director James Comey says the FBI will not recommend criminal charges in its investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while secretary of state.
US Reaches $95.5M Settlement In For-Profit Education Case A Pittsburgh company that enrolls more than 100,000 students at for-profit trade schools and colleges across the U.S. is not admitting wrongdoing as part of a $95.5 million settlement with the Obama administration.
Sala Udin, Freedom Rider, Seeks Presidential Pardon For Alleged CrimeThey 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.
Feds Say They Have Shut Down 'Darkode' Malware MarketplaceThe 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.
Report: St. Louis Cardinals Being Investigated By FBI For Hacking Houston AstrosAccording 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.
U.S. Attorney Hickton To Co-Chair National Heroin Task ForceThe 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.
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.
Justice Department Reaches Agreement On US Airways And American Airlines MergerThe Justice Department has reached agreement to allow the merger of US Airways and American Airlines.
Feds: Pittsburgh Apartments Discriminated Against RentersThe 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.