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Cornyn Rumored as FBI Chief
State's senior senator on Trump's short list to head Bureau
"...to be shortlisted as the next director of the FBI – then one of his fellow GOP senators said..."

May 15, 2017 News Post by Richard Whittaker

News Roundup: John Legend, the FBI, and Paul Pryor
Legend calls for criminal justice reform; Pryor passes away
"...use his celebrity for good; the DOJ discovers flawed FBI testimony in capital cases; local radio host Paul Pryor..."

April 20, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

FBI Investigating Deadly Drug Raid at Home of Maryland Mayor
Police admit they F-ed up in raid of mayor's home
"...The FBI has launched an investigation into the drug bust at..."

Aug. 8, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

T. Don Hutto Abuse Case Goes to FBI
Laura Monterrosa's sexual assault saga continues
"...follow-up, ICE's regional spokesperson emailed back two words: "Contact FBI." In a turn of events, the Federal Bureau of..."

Dec. 8, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

SXSW Taps FBI Director James Comey
FBI chief will discuss privacy and cybersecurity at March fest
"...been living under a rock in Zanzibar, is the FBI director best known now for his royal bungling of..."

Jan. 26, 2017 SXSW Post by Chase Hoffberger

Activists Raise Concerns About FBI Informant
"...affidavit goes on to detail information given to the FBI by the informant, including information that led to St...."

Jan. 9, 2009 News Feature by Diana Welch

Jeffs Makes FBI's Big Top 10
Jeffs' oblong mug now alongside the likes of Osama Bin Laden, and Mafioso murderer James "Whitey" Bulger
"...equivalent of rock star status: On May 6, the FBI formally added Jeffs to its numero uno list of..."

May 12, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

FBI Thwarts Plan for Local Man’s Mass Shooting
Steve Boehle busted for illegal possession of firearms, lying about past convictions
"...A tip to FBI Special Agent Susana Haberman helped the Bureau's Joint Terrorism..."

April 21, 2017 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

The Facts Were Immaterial
The 'counterintelligence' operations of Hoover's FBI included harassment, vilification, violence – and fake 'underground' newspapers in Bloomington, D.C., and Austin
"...– Letter from the Citizens' Commission to Investigate the FBI, March 17, 1972..."

June 7, 2013 News Feature by Dale Brumfield

Lethal Weapon
FBI's use of tear gas questioned at Branch Davidian trial.
"...suit against the federal government. He also remembered the FBI broadcasting to them over the loudspeakers, warning that they..."

July 7, 2000 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous
No medals will be awarded for this Sandra Bullock follow-up, although the actress proves herself an ever-game comic actress.
"...Sandra Bullock is back as Gracie Hart, the slovenly FBI agent who in the last film went undercover as..."

March 25, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Agent Sage
Retired FBI agent Byron Sage is still defending FBI's role at Waco.
"...Waco, Sage has become the only current or former FBI agent who is actively defending the agency's actions during..."

Nov. 12, 1999 News Feature by Robert Bryce

When You Pause the Heart of an Eagle and Can Feel Its Fear
Steve Moore's smartphone thriller for Fusebox comes to an end.
"...I’ve been getting text messages from the FBI since April of this year...."

Oct. 22, 2014 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Porn Busters!
Investigators run roughshod over rights in hunt for cybersex offenders
"...other roommate. A brace of law enforcement officers -- FBI agents, accompanied by investigators with the Texas attorney general's..."

Aug. 17, 2007 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House
Account of the informant who brought down Nixon's administration
"...nation. Against all odds, unfortunately, director Landesman’s portrait of FBI Deputy Director Mark Felt (Neeson, well cast), who would..."

Oct. 20, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Breach
The career of Robert Hanssen, the brilliant real-life FBI spy whose exploits as a double agent caused a great many deaths, should be the mole story to end all mole stories, but it is not.
"...in which he plays Robert Hanssen, the brilliant real-life FBI spy whose exploits as a double agent during and..."

Feb. 16, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Catch Me If You Can
The film is based on the autobiography by Frank Abagnale Jr., who at the tender age of 17 led the FBI and various other law enforcement agencies on a giddy global romp while he kited, forged, and manufactured checks over a four-year period.
"...who at the tender age of 17 led the FBI and various other law enforcement agencies on a giddy..."

Dec. 27, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Kingdom
Initially, The Kingdom seems like it might be another of this season's politically charged movies, but it actually plays more like an explosive episode of CSI: Riyadh.
"...off within the American oil-workers' compound in Riyadh, and FBI man Ronald Fleury (Foxx) is called away from his..."

Sept. 28, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Weed Watch
Strict anti-drug hiring laws give the Feds headaches
"...Bush administration continues its all-out war on marijuana use, FBI officials last week confirmed that Director Robert Mueller is..."

Oct. 21, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Crime – and Punishments – Decline
Crime down in early 2010; prison population drops in 2009
"...The FBI has released its preliminary snapshot of crime during the..."

Dec. 21, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

War
Jet Li and Jason Statham spar and provoke all-out war among the Asian mobs.
"...series, Crank) is Jack, the ultimate tortured badass. An FBI agent with a serious bone to pick and many..."

Aug. 31, 2007 Movie Review by Toddy Burton

Blood Work
"...for a 72-year-old man. The character he plays, veteran FBI profiler Terry McCaleb, is no Roger Murtaugh, the character..."

Aug. 9, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Corky Romano
"...decide to counterattack: Send Corky in undercover to the FBI as Agent Pissant (“It's French!” squeaks Corky). Some other..."

Oct. 19, 2001 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Watcher
"...that said, this tale of a murderer and the FBI agent who tracks him isn't … all that bad...."

Sept. 15, 2000 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Rock
Explosions and tough-guy heroics rule in this Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer production.
"...call attention to some vague injustice. Cage is the FBI “chemical super freak” called in to bring him down,..."

June 7, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Sicario
Taut, morally ambiguous thriller is set on the U.S./Mexico border
"...and wide. Kate Macer (Blunt), the head of the FBI kidnapping-rescue unit conducting the raid, loses two men in..."

Oct. 2, 2015 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

American Hustle
It's all about the hair, the performances, and the grift and graft in this unpredictable new offering from David O. Russell.
"...Carter era. A dark comedy loosely based on the FBI’s Abscam sting operation in the late Seventies, this entertaining..."

Dec. 20, 2013 Movie Review by Steve Davis

'Justified' Recap: 'Truth and Consequences'
Handling snakes and secrets can be dangerous
"...stiffies, the “widow” Thompson is a certified spiritualist, the FBI agent is crooked, and snake handling just got a..."

Jan. 23, 2013 Screens Post by Virginia B. Wood

The Guard
A daffy, delightful Irish yarn capped by fabulous performances by Brendan Gleeson and Don Cheadle.
"...in uniform. His foil appears in the guise of FBI agent Wendell Everett (Cheadle), the company-man antithesis of Boyle,..."

Aug. 19, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Surrogates
Bruce Willis is a cop in a future society where human beings live in isolation and interact through robots.
"...from serious immune system failure. Willis is a Boston FBI agent who uncovers a plot by bot manufacturing megacorporation..."

Oct. 2, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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