#Investigation

  • US investigating bitcoin price manipulation as cryptocurrency runs wild

    The Justice Department has opened a criminal investigation into the possibility that the prices of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are being manipulated by traders, according to Bloomberg. The probe is centered around spoofing, an illegal practice in which an investor floods the market with fake orders to distort the...
  • Congressional leaders to review highly classified Russia investigation

    Ratcheting up pressure on the Russia investigation, the White House announced that top FBI and Justice Department officials have agreed to meet with congressional leaders and “review” highly classified information the lawmakers have been seeking on the handling of the probe. The agreement came after President Donald Trump made...
  • Giuliani says Mueller’s investigation of Trump, obstruction could end by Sept. 1

    WASHINGTON – President Trump said he will “demand” that the Justice Department investigate whether the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign, an extraordinary order that came hours before his legal team said the special counsel indicated the investigation into the president could be concluded by September. Trump tweeted Sunday: “I...
  • Manafort’s ex-son-in-law busy with Mueller’s investigation

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Paul Manafort’s former son-in-law says he has been so busy with special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation that he’s been unable to keep up with his other legal issues, according to a court filing and a lawyer involved in a civil lawsuit against him. The confirmation of...
  • Chick-fil-A in Vine City robbed at gunpoint

    A man carrying a gun entered a Chick-Fil-A restaurant and demanded money Monday morning, Atlanta police say. The robbery happened at 10:50 at the new location on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in the Vine City neighborhood. Atlanta Police Department described the suspect as a black male and said...
  • Judge who canceled court to attend Super Bowl pep rally under investigation

    ATLANTA – Channel 2 Action News has learned that the state agency which oversees judges is investigating an Atlanta judge whose work habits and judicial conduct have been the subject of complaints. Investigative reporter Richard Belcher says one incident includes a Super Bowl pep rally. The judge in question...
  • Pence calls on Mueller to ‘wrap up’ Russia probe

    WASHINGTON — Vice President Mike Pence said Thursday he believes it’s time for special counsel Robert Mueller to conclude his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and other potential misdeeds by those in the president’s orbit. “In the interests of the country, I think it’s time to...
  • NBC Investigation Concludes Matt Lauer ‘Engaged in Inappropriate Sexual Behavior’

    Over five months after he was fired by NBC for alleged sexual misconduct, the network has released the findings of its internal investigation into former Todayshow anchor Matt Lauer. The investigation, which was led by NBCUniversal general counsel Kim Harris, focused on four complainants’ allegations and resulted from nearly 70 interviews with current and...
  • GBI needs help identifying woman whose remains were found in suitcase on I-75

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has released a sketch of the woman whose remains were found in a suitcase on the side of I-75 in Butts County, days after Christmas.   Source: 11 Alive News Featured Image: Patch...