WASHINGTON, Dec 16- With more than 20 nominees now selected, Donald Trump's cabinet appears much like the president-elect himself: mostly older, white males, many of them wealthy, who see themselves as risk-takers and deal-makers and prize action over deliberation. Trump, who says Washington is "broken" and controlled by special interests, has largely eschewed...
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 21- The main U.S. visa program for technology workers could face renewed scrutiny under President-elect Donald Trump and his proposed Attorney General, Senator Jeff Sessions, a long-time critic of the skilled-worker program. H-1B visas admit 65,000 workers and another 20,000 graduate student workers each year. The tech industry, which has...
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 7- The main U.S. visa program for technology workers could face renewed scrutiny under President-elect Donald Trump and his proposed Attorney General, Senator Jeff Sessions, a long-time critic of the skilled-worker program. H-1B visas admit 65,000 workers and another 20,000 graduate student workers each year. The tech industry, which has...
Former Attorney General Eric Holder says Comey mishandled the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server.
Former Attorney General Eric Holder condemned FBI Director James Comey for his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's email server.
Redistricting will be a priority for Obama once he leaves office, Politico reports.
Senior U.S. Department of Justice officials overruled internal recommendations to prosecute HSBC for money-laundering violations because of concerns about the stability of the financial system, according to a congressional report.
Local law enforcement agencies benefit from the DOJ's Asset Forfeiture Program. Here's who gets the most.
A series of meetings at the Justice Department earlier in the week led to the decision by Comcast to drop the deal with Time Warner Cable.
CNBC's David Faber reports Charter Communications is interested in continuing its "halted pursuit" of Time Warner Cable.
AG Eric Holder signed off on the lawsuit against Comcast-TWC, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
With her confirmation, Loretta Lynch will become the first black woman to become the top U.S. law enforcement official.
Federal authorities spent just $1 in probes for every $7.70 they recovered from health-care fraudsters, who remain a persistent, pricy problem.
The Justice Department will continue to pursue anyone that violated the law and contributed to the financial crisis of 2008. New York Times columnist Jim Stewart, shares his view.
Standard & Poor's will pay $1.37 billion to settle charges it improperly rated mortgage backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Standard & Poor's is paying a $1.37 billion settlement on charges it improperly rated mortgage-backed securities. Andrew Stoltmann, says this a "slap on the wrist." Ed Keon, Quantitative Management Associates; David Sowerby, Loomis Sayles & Company; and CNBC's Jon Fortt, discuss.
Federal profiling on the basis of religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation and gender identity will be banned, NBC News reports.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports U.S. attorney Loretta Lynch has emerged as the leading candidate to replace outgoing Eric Holder as attorney general.
When it comes to turning in bad guys in banking, it's not all about the money.
President Barack Obama announced the resignation of Attorney General Eric Holder.