October 2016 Current Events: U.S. News Slideshow
Here's a slideshow depicting the major U.S. news events of October 2016.
1. Police Kill Black Man in L.A. 2. FBI Announces Arrest of NSA Spy 3. FCC Fines Comcast 4. Arson Causes $2 Million in Damage to Dakota Access Pipeline 5. School Shooting in San Francisco 6. Hackers Cause Internet Blackout 7. AT&T Offers to Buy Time Warner 8. Chicago Cubs Are National League Champs 9. U.S. Judge Approves Volkswagen Deal 10. Dakota Access Pipeline: 141 Arrested 11. Oklahoma Fugitive Killed in Shootout with Police
- FBI Announces Arrest of NSA Spy
- On Oct. 5, 2016, the FBI announces that they arrested a spy who stole highly sensitive materials from the National Security Agency during the month of August. Harold T. Marin III, 51, is from Glen Burnie, Maryland and was working as a contractor for the consulting company Booz Allen when he allegedly stole classified documents. An FBI investigation is underway.
- Photo source: AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File