Unlike illicit trade in drugs, guns or pornography, illicit trade in rare species doesn’t have to hide on the ‘darknet’ because people can find whatever they want in the open market.
The Bangladesh central bank says it is working to recover some $100 million allegedly stolen by Chinese hackers from an account at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
By amplifying and sequencing bits of DNA, scientists were able to identify hundreds of different microbiome species in each swab.
The Pentagon invited outside hackers who have been vetted to test the cyber security of some public U.S. Defense Department websites as part of a pilot project next month, the first such program ever by the federal government.
At a congressional hearing last week, FBI Director James Comey answered the most intriguing question thus far in the epic battle between Apple and the FBI over cracking a terrorist's iPhone. The question came from Rep. Judy Chu, a Democrat from California: Has the FBI given the National Security Agency a whack at cracking open the phone?
Experts have questioned whether current methods to wash away external contaminants from samples might affect test results.
A Turkish man who led three cyberattacks against global financial institutions that caused more than $55 million in losses pleaded guilty Tuesday.
A routine call on a Virginia police officer's first day on patrol took a horrific turn when the officer was fatally shot and two of her colleagues were wounded.
A suspected serial killer has been linked to the death of a New Jersey high school student whose naked, battered body was found alongside a highway 50 years ago.
Georgetown announced a $10 million gift that will endow a program on the forensic study of the Holocaust at its Center for Jewish Civilization, located in the School of Foreign Service.
A Virginia man convicted of raping and beating a 10-year-old girl in 1990, will get new DNA testing of evidence that was never analyzed, a judge ruled this week.
An international team of genomics experts and forensic specialists said Wednesday it will study the remains of Nobel Prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda to try to solve the cause of his death.
The Justice Department is reviewing forensic sciences practiced by the FBI to ensure that experts are not overstating their findings against criminal defendants, Deputy Attorney General Sally Quillian Yates said Wednesday.
A man convicted of killing a state trooper by the side of a New Jersey highway was sent back to the state parole board by the New Jersey Supreme Court.
Authorities trying to rescue a family begging for help after their 26-year-old son opened fire in their Phoenix home arrived to a chaotic crime scene they could not prepare for.