Chicago

FBI Arrests Chinese National Charged as Beijing Spy

Engineer joined Army Reserve, helped MSS obtain background data on spy recruit targets

FBI headquartersThe FBI arrested a Chinese national in Chicago on Tuesday who was working as an unregistered agent of China's civilian intelligence service in secretly targeting American technology from defense contractors.

Court Deals Blow to Trump’s Efforts to Deny Grants to ‘Sanctuary’ Localities

Seventh Circuit imposes nationwide injunction on effort to withhold grants from 'sanctuary' locales

President Donald Trump's efforts to punish so-called sanctuary cities around the country, as well as the state of California, suffered a serious legal blow Thursday when a federal appeals court in Chicago upheld a nationwide injunction against administration rules requiring localities to cooperate with federal immigration authorities in order to win public safety grants.