Beware of new, secret Domex

Here’s something that could put a scare into Wall Street: Citing three unidentified sources, Fox News said late last week that House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes told Republican colleagues behind closed doors that he has seen evidence of clear “abuse” of government surveillance programs by the FBI and

Guy caught with gun claims to be fed informant: cops

Police are investigating a Virginia man’s claim that he is a federal informant after he was caught with a loaded gun in his waistband at a Midtown hotel, law enforcement sources told the Post. Ahmed Bakr, 27, was stopped around 10:45 p.m. on Friday night at Renaissance Hotel on

FBI documents unsealed in Las Vegas massacre investigation

LAS VEGAS — FBI agents knew the gunman behind the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history left behind big caches of guns, ammunition and explosives when they sought warrants to search his properties and online accounts, according to court documents released Friday. A U.S. judge in Nevada unsealed

FBI forensic examiner calls Apple ‘jerks’ for security efforts

The relationship between the FBI and Apple is known to be fraught. Ever since Apple refused to create a backdoor in its operating system to unlock the San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone, it has become the standard-bearer in the wider dispute between tech companies and law enforcement over encryption. For

Trump offers more election conspiracy theories

​President Trump on Thursday raised the possibility that the FBI influenced the 2016 election and questioned whether Hillary Clinton’s campaign paid the Russians, exclaiming “What a mess!” ​”​Disproven and paid for by Democrats ​’​Dossier used to spy on Trump Campaign. Did FBI use Intel tool to influence the Election?​’​

White supremacist accused of terrorism in Amtrak attack

An alleged white supremacist who attended a deadly rally in Charlottesville, Va., last year faces federal charges after trying to wreck an Amtrak train in Nebraska, authorities said. Taylor Michael Wilson, 26, of St. Charles, Mo., entered a secure area of an Amtrak passenger train on Oct. 22, toyed

Wife of slain journalist sues for FBI docs to go after Iran

A woman still seeking justice for the 2005 murder of her journalist husband in Iraq is suing the FBI for documents related to the investigation so she can go after the Iranian government. Lisa Ramaci is involved in three pending lawsuits against those she says played a role in

Russians could have access to FBI’s fingerprint records: whistleblowers

Fingerprint-analysis programs used by the FBI and thousands of other US law-enforcement agencies contain code written by a Russian company with close ties to the Kremlin, according to a new report. The revelation sparked concerns that Russian hackers can access sensitive biometric information on millions of Americans and even

FBI seeks records from Cyprus bank with Russian ties

The FBI is seeking the financial records of a now-shuttered bank in Cyprus used by wealthy Russians with political connections and is being investigated for money laundering by the US government, a report on Sunday said. A source told The Guardian that the information sought from FBME bank was

Trump slams FBI’s McCabe over planned retirement

President Trump unloaded on embattled FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe Saturday amid reports that McCabe plans to jump from the agency in early March. “FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is racing the clock to retire with full benefits,” Trump tweeted at 3:30 pm. “90 days to go?!!!” McCabe, 49, faced

Pelosi implores House not to shut down Russia probe

see also House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is urging Republicans not to shut down the probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. In a letter to Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday, Pelosi said Democrats are “deeply concerned” about GOP efforts to wrap up the investigation. GOP members of the House

Don Jr. thinks government officials are undermining his dad

Donald Trump Jr. charged that top government officials hatched a plot to undermine the president’s political agenda — and echoed his father’s repeated claim that Americans are living under a “rigged system.” “There is, and there are, people at the highest levels of government that don’t want to let

Insane Clown Posse loses fight to keep gang label off Juggalos

A federal appeals court dismissed a lawsuit filed by rap duo Insane Clown Posse and their fans against the Department of Justice for labeling them a “loosely-organized hybrid gang” dealing a major blow to the group’s quest to rid them from the stigma. The US Court of Appeals for

FBI agent, cop gun down suspected bank robber

An FBI agent and a cop fatally gunned down a suspected bank robber in Yonkers on Friday, according to the FBI and sources. The agent and Yonkers police officer were part of a task force investigating at least one bank robbery in the area at the time, according to

Trump slams FBI before speaking at bureau graduation ceremony

President Trump took aim at the FBI Friday — shortly before speaking at an FBI National Academy graduation ceremony. “When you look at what’s gone on with the FBI and this Justice Department — people are very, very angry,” the president told reporters before departing the White House for

FBI, NYPD raid Port Authority bomb suspect’s apartment

FBI agents and NYPD cops swooped down on three Brooklyn apartments tied to Monday’s would-be terror bomber — including the pad where he is believed to have assembled his crude explosive device, law-enforcement sources said. The members of the Joint Terrorism Task Force are hunting for evidence including computers,

Feds probe Cuomo over hiring practices

The feds are investigating Gov. Cuomo’s administration for hiring people to work in the governor’s office but paying them through state agencies and public authorities, the Albany Times Union reported Friday. Hiring well-compensated political appointees to work for the governor’s office but paying them from other state entities let

High school shooter posed as student to carry out attack

The gunman who killed two teens at a New Mexico high school Thursday disguised himself as a student to carry out the attack and was previously investigated by the FBI, authorities said. William Atchison, 21, a former student of Aztec High School, wore a disguise so he could evade

Hope Hicks reportedly contacted by Russians during Trump transition

The feds warned President Trump’s close aide Hope Hicks that Russian operatives had repeatedly tried to contact her during the presidential transition, a new report said Friday. The Russian’s attempt to contact Hicks, now the White House communications director, demonstrate that even after the US intelligence community warned that

Disgraced Trump aide’s fiancée says he was no ‘coffee boy’

George Papadopoulos was no mere “coffee boy” to the Trump campaign, the disgraced foreign-policy adviser’s fiancée says. Papadopoulous — who pleaded guilty to lying to the feds about his contacts with Russian officials — played an important role in the campaign, wife-to-be Simona Mangiante told ABC News in an interview

Stocks make slight recovery after Flynn guilty plea

Enough already. Investors were on the edge of their seat on Friday as the Dow Jones industrial average was whipsawed within a 400-point range. First, a mid-morning guilty plea by President Trump’s former national security adviser, retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, took the Dow on a 280-point nosedive over just

Trump feared for weeks that Flynn ‘turned’ on him

President Trump feared for weeks that ex-national security adviser Michael Flynn would flip and talk to the feds during their probe into the administration — and even took a thinly veiled jab at his former trusted aide in a Thanksgiving speech, according to a report Friday. As it appeared that

Kushner reportedly instructed Flynn to contact Russia

Presidential son-in-law Jared Kushner is the “very senior member” of President Trump’s transition team who instructed former national security adviser Michael Flynn by phone to seek Russia’s help at the United Nations, according to reports Friday. A person who was in the room when Flynn got the Dec. 22,

Dems: Flynn plea could be the smoking gun we were looking for

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Friday the significance of Michael Flynn’s plea deal “cannot be overstated.” “Flynn’s lies to the FBI are especially significant because they were made at a time when he was serving as President Trump’s National Security Advisor, a position of incredible