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  • Feds: Report shows progress in tribal prosecutions Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 7:04 AM ET

    FARGO, N.D.— Federal attorneys say an updated report released Tuesday on investigations and prosecutions on tribal lands shows continued improvement since a 5- year-old study that criticized the Department of Justice for turning its back on reservation crime.

  • UPDATE 1-AT&T's DirecTV bid nearing approval - NY Post Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 2:27 AM ET

    Aug 26- AT&T Inc has reached a tentative deal with antitrust regulators to pave the way for it to buy DirecTV, the New York Post reported, citing unspecified sources. The proposed deal is expected to get clearance from the Justice Department and the Federal Communications Commission in the first quarter, the newspaper reported.

  • CNBC's David Faber and Jim Cramer discuss Bank of America's $17 billion settlement with the DOJ. Cramer says the Justice Department wanted to maximize the embarrassment and pain of Bank of America.

  • BofA reaches record settlement with DOJ     Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 6:09 AM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports Bank of America will pay $9.6 billion in cash and provide consumer relief valued at $7 billion for its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities before the 2008 financial crisis.

  • BofA reaches $17 billion settlement with DOJ     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:08 PM ET
    A Bank of America branch is shown in New York's Times Square.

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports Bank of America has reached a landmark $17 billion settlement with the Justice Department over mortgage backed securities.

  • The Associated Press is reporting Bank of America has reached a $17 billion settlement over mortgage backed securities.

  • Buffett's Berkshire slammed with maximum penalty Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 12:55 PM ET
    Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett pauses during an interview in New York.

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is paying almost $1 million to the government for failing to make disclosures required by antitrust law ... again.

  • US no-fly list rules get changes Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 7:57 AM ET

    The decision comes after a federal judge's ruling that there was no meaningful way to challenge the designation, a situation deemed unconstitutional.

  • AP Exclusive: US changing no-fly list rules Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 2:31 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— The Obama administration is promising to change the way travelers can ask to be removed from its no-fly list of suspected terrorists banned from air travel. In response, the Justice Department said the U.S. will change the process during the next six months.

  • Ex-Rabobank worker pleads guilty in Libor rigging Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 5:38 PM ET
    The Rabobank Group logo sits on display on the bank's headquarters in Utrecht, Netherlands.

    A former Rabobank employee pled guilty to participating in a plot to manipulate the Yen Libor rate, the second employee of the Dutch lender to do so.

  • Chinese hackers target 4.5M US patients Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 11:59 AM ET

    Community Health Systems said a group believed to be operating out of China attacked its hospitals, affecting 4.5 million patients. Re/code reports.

  • Santelli Exchange: Geopolitics & the markets     Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 10:45 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli, and James Bianco, Bianco Research president, discuss whether big geopolitical news coming out of Iraq and Ukraine should be big news for the market.

  • Plot thickens as 900 writers battle Amazon Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 9:12 AM ET
    Douglas Preston, a best-selling author with Hachette Publishing, at his writing shack in Maine.

    About 900 writers have demanded that Amazon stop using writers as hostages in e-book talks with publishers. The NYT reports.

  • NEW YORK,- A Manhattan federal judge on Thursday said the U.S. Department of Justice may pursue most of its lawsuit accusing Novartis AG of civil fraud for allegedly using kickbacks to boost sales of drugs covered by Medicare and Medicaid.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 7- A Manhattan federal judge on Thursday said the U.S. Department of Justice may pursue most of its lawsuit accusing Novartis AG of civil fraud for allegedly using kickbacks to boost sales of drugs covered by Medicare and Medicaid.

  • Sheila Bair: What if banks fail now?     Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 4:26 PM ET

    Former chair of the FDIC Sheila Bair, gives her take on Bank of America's potential landmark settlement with the Justice Department, and shares her thoughts on "too big to fail."

  • BofA-DOJ mortgage deal crystallizing     Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 4:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports Bank of America nears a potential mortgage settlement with the Justice Department.

  • Who is DOJ's Tony West?     Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 2:24 PM ET

    Bank of America's potential settlement with the DOJ has focused the spotlight on Justice Department official Tony West. CNBC's Kate Kelly reports he is a big fan of public service.

  • BofA under Brian Moynihan's watch     Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 1:13 PM ET
    Brian Moynihan, president and CEO of Bank of America at 2014 WEF in Davos, Switzerland.

    As BofA nears a potential $17 billion settlement with the Justice Department, CNBC's Kate Kelly discusses the problems the bank has faced since Brian Moynihan has taken over as CEO.

  • Most feared man on Wall St.     Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 10:20 AM ET

    Bank of America's potential settlement with the DOJ has focused the spotlight on Justice Department official Tony West. CNBC's Kate Kelly provides insight on his bank oversight history.