Federal investigators learned several hours before a provocative cartoon contest in Texas that a man under investigation for extremist activities might show up and alerted local authorities there, but had no indication that he planned to attack the event, FBI Director James Comey said Thursday.
Since 2006, the FBI had been investigating Elton Simpson — one of the men suspected in the Texas shootings outside a contest featuring cartoons of the Muslim Prophet Muhammad.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Since at least 2007, the FBI has been able to recognize the voice of Elton Simpson — one of the men suspected in the Texas shootings outside a contest featuring cartoons of […]
FBI Director James Comey said last week that reports of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria camps in Mexico are “nonsense,” just days before gunmen opened fire at a Muhammad art exhibit outside suburban Dallas.
The bodies of two men have been found inside a vehicle burning near a remote South Texas lake.
FBI Director James Comey stopped by El Paso to shut down reports that there is an ISIS, camp that poses a serious threat across the border.
A Louisiana judge delayed a weapons charge hearing in the case of murder suspect Robert Durst after FBI agents failed to show up.
A local sheriff has released some details about the hanging death of a black man in southwest Mississippi.
An FBI agent has been treated after allegedly shooting himself during West Texas drug raids.
Oklahoma state Rep. Lewis Moore called the beheading a terrorist act.