Feds Launch Investigation Of Uber's Alleged Tracking Of Lyft DriversThe Justice Department in Manhattan is investigating whether Uber illegally used software to track drivers for Lyft, its main ride-hailing competitor, to gain an advantage in attracting and recruiting drivers.
Prosecutors Seek Records Related To Inauguration Day ProtestAn internet company is fighting what it says is a "sweeping" request for information about an anti-Trump website that prosecutors allege was behind destructive Inauguration Day protests.
Bay Area Appears To Side With Trump On Affirmative ActionThe Justice Department is considering suing colleges and universities for discriminating against white applicants.
Justice Dept. Rules Intensify Crackdown On Sanctuary CitiesThe Justice Department escalated its promised crackdown on so-called sanctuary cities Tuesday, saying it will no longer give cities coveted grant money unless they give federal immigration authorities access to jails and provide advance notice when someone in the country illegally is about to be released.
Justice Dept. Intensifies Effort To Crack Down On Sanctuary CitiesThe Trump administration intensified its effort to crack down on so-called sanctuary cities that refuse to comply with federal immigration authorities, sending letters Friday to nine jurisdictions.
Volkswagen Agrees To Recall 83K Diesel Vehicles With Pollution-Cheating DevicesThe U.S. Justice Department announced a partial settlement requiring Volkswagen to recall 83,000 diesel vehicles with three-liter engines equipped with pollution-cheating devices.
Alaska Airlines Gets Approval To Buy Virgin AmericaAlaska Airlines has won government approval to buy rival Virgin America after agreeing to reduce its flight-selling partnership with American Airlines.
Justice Department Overhauling Halfway House SystemThe Justice Department says it is overhauling its system of halfway houses, where most federal prisoners spend the final months of their sentences before being released.
Justice Department To Phase Out Use Of Private PrisonsThe Justice Department says it’s phasing out its relationships with private prisons after a recent audit found the private facilities have more safety and security problems than ones run by the government.
Memo With Transgender Bathroom Guidelines Sent To Public Schools Across The CountryPublic schools must permit transgender students to use bathrooms and locker rooms consistent with their chosen gender identity.
Report: Justice Department Demands Documents From TheranosEmbattled Bay Area startup Theranos, already facing possible federally-imposed sanctions, has now drawn the attention of the Justice Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission, according to media reports Tuesday.
San Francisco-Based Kalobios Files For BankruptcyKalobios, the troubled South San Francisco-based drugmaker taken over by Martin Shkreli last month, is seeking bankruptcy protection less than two weeks after his arrest on securities fraud.