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  • Emails to lawmakers: Anger over removing Confederate statues

    July 10, 2017 12:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE - One by one, the four Confederate-era monuments came down in New Orleans, removed because of outrage by those who saw reminders of slavery and white supremacy chiseled in their faces. But at least one Louisiana lawmaker who argued against protecting such statues found her inbox flooded with... more »
  • US says global spam scheme targeted after mastermind nabbed

    April 10, 2017 9:51 PM

    WASHINGTON - U.S. authorities announced Monday they are working to dismantle a global computer network that sent hundreds of millions of spam emails worldwide each year. The Russian man alleged to be at the head of the scheme was arrested Friday in Spain. The U.S. Justice Department said it was... more »
  • Tulane sends 130 acceptance emails to applicants by mistake

    December 16, 2016 5:00 PM

    NEW ORLEANS – Tulane University in New Orleans accidentally sent 130 acceptance emails to prospective students on Wednesday afternoon. Jeff Schiffman, the university's senior associate director of admissions, posted about what happened , stating that the mistake goes against the "ideas of compassion" and that the university "really messed... more »
  • Comey says latest emails don't change decision

    November 6, 2016 3:43 PM

    WASHINGTON - FBI Director James Comey tells Congress that a review of new Hillary Clinton emails has "not changed our conclusions" from earlier this year that she should not face charges. Comey sent the letter Sunday, just two days before Election Day. In July, he chastised Clinton's use of the... more »
  • Emails indicate FEMA is out of MHUs Play Video

    November 2, 2016 6:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE- If you are currently waiting for a FEMA Mobile Housing Unit, you might have a bit longer to wait. Emails obtained by the WBRZ Investigative Unit appear to show the program is out of inventory. Two weeks ago, FEMA told us their inventory was low, but more trailers... more »
  • Justice Department advised FBI against Clinton email letter

    October 30, 2016 4:51 PM

    WASHINGTON - Justice Department officials have cited the proximity of the elections as a reason the FBI should not alert Congress to the unexpected discovery of emails potentially related to its investigation of Hillary Clinton's private email server. A government official says Justice officials advised of the FBI's intention to... more »
  • Found emails? Clinton aide didn't delete old messages

    October 29, 2016 2:49 PM

    WASHINGTON - The longtime Hillary Clinton aide at the center of a renewed FBI email investigation testified under oath four months ago she never deleted old emails. Huma Abedin also promised in 2013 not to take sensitive files when she left the State Department. FBI Director James Comey notified Congress... more »
  • Clinton calls on FBI to release info on emails

    October 28, 2016 8:24 PM

    WASHINGTON - Hillary Clinton is calling on the FBI to release more information about its review of emails that may be related to its investigation into her private server. Clinton says "Let's get it out." The Democratic presidential candidate says the American people deserve to have as much information as... more »
  • FBI investigating new Clinton emails

    October 28, 2016 1:44 PM

    WASHINGTON - The FBI is telling Congress it is investigating whether new emails that may contain classified information have emerged in its probe of Hillary Clinton's private server. The FBI said in July its investigation was finished. The disclosure raises the possibility of the FBI reopening the criminal investigation involving... more »
  • Hacked emails show Clinton campaign's fears about Sanders

    October 26, 2016 2:53 PM

    WASHINGTON - Allies of Hillary Clinton felt threatened by the power of Sen. Bernie Sanders' candidacy and wondered about getting some signal of support from President Barack Obama in the heat of the Democratic primaries, according to the latest emails in a hacked trove from Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta.... more »
  • Accusation against Bill Clinton aired in email

    October 15, 2016 5:55 PM

    WASHINGTON - A January 2016 email from Clinton's personal lawyer, David Kendall, to her campaign chairman, John Podesta, followed up on a phone call to provide a history of allegations made by the woman who accuses Bill Clinton of raping her in the late 1970s. The email appears in a... more »
  • GOP delegate: Clinton should be shot for treason

    July 20, 2016 2:52 PM

    CLEVELAND - A prominent Donald Trump delegate from New Hampshire says Hillary Clinton should be "put in the firing line and shot for treason," over the Benghazi, Libya, attacks that killed four Americans. The Secret Service is now investigating his remarks. New Hampshire state Rep. Al Baldasaro appears frequently... more »
  • Emails asked firefighters to stop feeding gators near Disney

    July 14, 2016 9:54 AM

    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Firefighters at Walt Disney World were warned to stop feeding alligators at one of the resort's fire stations two months before an alligator killed a toddler. According to emails obtained by Orlando Sentinel, Reedy Creek Emergency Services admonished firefighters for feeding at least one... more »
  • FBI head to face Congress over Clinton email investigation

    July 7, 2016 2:41 PM

    WASHINGTON - FBI Director James Comey is making his first appearance before Congress since announcing the agency's recommendation to not prosecute Hillary Clinton over her email setup. Comey is scheduled to appear Thursday morning before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. When he announced Tuesday that he would recommend... more »
  • Clinton interviewed by the FBI about private email server

    July 2, 2016 3:24 PM

    WASHINGTON - Hillary Clinton has been interviewed Saturday by the FBI about her use of a private email server while she was secretary of state. Clinton campaign spokesman Nick Merrill says in a statement the voluntary interview with federal agents took place Saturday. The interview was not unexpected and does... more »
  • State Dept audit faults Clinton in emails

    May 25, 2016 10:11 AM

    WASHINGTON - A State Department audit has faulted Hillary Clinton and previous secretaries of state for poorly managing email and other computer information and slowly responding to new cybersecurity risks. The Associated Press obtained a copy of the report by the agency's inspector general Wednesday. It cites "longstanding,... more »
  • Obama says evidence dictates FBI's review of Clinton e-mails

    April 10, 2016 2:52 PM

    WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama says he guarantees that evidence, not politics, will dictate the outcome of the FBI's investigation into Hillary Clinton's handling of emails as secretary of state. Obama says he continues to believe Clinton didn't jeopardize America's national security with her private email server. But he adds... more »
  • State Dept suspends review into 'top secret' Clinton emails

    April 1, 2016 5:16 PM

    WASHINGTON - The State Department has suspended its internal review into whether former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton or her top aides mishandled emails containing information now deemed "top secret." Spokeswoman Elizabeth Trudeau said Friday the department had paused the review to avoid complicating or impeding an ongoing FBI investigation... more »
  • US judge to allow further digging in Clinton email lawsuit

    March 29, 2016 1:08 PM

    WASHINGTON - A second federal judge says he will allow a conservative legal group to seek more documents and depositions in a lawsuit over access to emails sent or received by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. U.S. District Court Judge Royce C. Lamberth issued an order Tuesday granting limited... more »
  • Gov't finds 'top secret' info in Clinton emails

    January 29, 2016 3:18 PM

    WASHINGTON - The Obama administration is confirming for the first time that Hillary Clinton's unsecured home server contained some closely guarded secrets, including material requiring one of the highest levels of classification. The revelation comes just three days before the Iowa presidential nominating caucuses in which Clinton is a candidate.... more »
  • Clinton says FBI has not contacted her about emails

    January 17, 2016 3:18 PM

    WASHINGTON - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton says the FBI has not contacted her regarding its probe of whether she held classified information on her private email server. Asked on CNN's "State of the Union" whether she had been interviewed by the FBI yet, the former secretary of state replied,... more »
  • State Dept. to review 29,000 pages of Clinton aide's emails

    January 12, 2016 2:33 PM

    WASHINGTON - The State Department has agreed to review 29,000 pages of emails from a close aide to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, from their days at the State Department for possible public release under a new legal agreement with a conservative legal group. But many of the emails from... more »
  • State Dep't misses court deadline for Clinton emails

    January 8, 2016 12:46 PM

    WASHINGTON - The State Department has released another 3,000 pages of emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private email account, missing a court-ordered goal for their production by a week. The department said Friday the documents include 65 that contain information that has subsequently been deemed "confidential," the... more »
  • Officials: More work emails from Clinton's private account

    September 25, 2015 3:59 PM

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Officials say the Obama administration has discovered a chain of emails that Hillary Rodham Clinton failed to turn over when she provided what she said was the full record of work-related correspondence as secretary of state. The revelation adds to the growing questions related to the Democratic... more »
  • GOP pressing DOJ about investigation into Clinton emails

    September 23, 2015 6:18 PM

    WASHINGTON - Republican lawmakers are expressing frustration about what they say is a lack of information from the Justice Department about Hillary Rodham Clinton's use of a private email account while serving as secretary of state. Published reports this week cited anonymous government officials as saying the FBI has succeeded... more »
  • State Department officials routinely sent secrets over email

    August 26, 2015 3:52 PM

    WASHINGTON - Public documents show that the transmission of now-classified information across Hillary Rodham Clinton's private email is consistent with a State Department culture in which diplomats routinely sent secret material on unsecured email during the past two administrations. In emails about the 2012 attack on a U.S. compound in... more »
  • State: No record of Clinton signing separation statement

    March 17, 2015 1:00 PM

    WASHINGTON - The State Department says it has no record of Hillary Rodham Clinton signing a statement attesting that she had turned over all unclassified documents related to official business when she left her post as secretary of state in 2013. Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said Tuesday that neither of... more »
  • Inspector finds State Department lax on preserving emails

    March 11, 2015 12:38 PM

    WASHINGTON - The State Department's internal watchdog has found that many department employees are not preserving emails for the public record as required by the government. That could mean a substantial amount of government information is being lost to history. The inspector general, in a report out Wednesday, says that... more »
  • AP sues State Department, seeking access to Clinton records

    March 11, 2015 10:12 AM

    WASHINGTON - The Associated Press is suing the U.S. State Department to force the release of email correspondence and government documents from Hillary Rodham Clinton's tenure as secretary of state. The international news organization filed suit Wednesday morning in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. The legal... more »
  • Clinton email policy violated Obama administration guidance

    March 4, 2015 2:21 PM

    WASHINGTON - Even if Hillary Rodham Clinton's use of a private server to conduct official business as secretary of state was not illegal, it violated Obama administration guidance. Clinton has yet to explain why she took to unusual step of using her own server and eschewing a State Department email... more »
  • Mistaken admissions notices

    December 17, 2014 7:59 PM

    BALTIMORE- Some 300 students who thought they'd been accepted to the prestigious Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore were actually rejected or deferred. The university says it was a mistake of human error from a contractor that works with the school who pulled a wrong list of emails. Of... more »
  • Judge to review NCAA's Penn State sanctions emails

    November 8, 2014 2:04 PM

    HARRISBURG, Pa. - A judge has ordered the NCAA to turn over 477 internal emails relating to the sanctions imposed on Penn State over the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. Commonwealth Court Judge Anne Covey said Friday that she will review the unredacted emails to determine whether they can... more »

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