By Eileen Sullivan | 11/19/13 09:44 AM
WASHINGTON — The National Security Agency reported its own violations of surveillance rules to a U.S. intelligence court and promised additional safety measures to prevent similar missteps over and over again, according to more than 1,000 pages of newly declassified files about the federal...
By Gene Healy | 11/18/13 05:18 PM
Leave it to the Washington Post, this overgrown company town's paper of record, to put things in perspective. Along with “how to get rich in the new Washington,” the WaPo website announced Nov. 18 that “NSA's got nothing on German Stasi.” “Victims of the fearsome Communist East...
By Raphael Satter | 11/13/13 09:56 AM
LONDON — A specialist unit of Britain's biggest police force is pursuing a criminal investigation following the leak of classified intelligence material to the Guardian newspaper, a senior officer said in a letter published Tuesday, a sign of the pressure being applied to the paper and its...
By Cal Thomas | 11/11/13 01:51 PM
With all the spying the United States has been doing on foreign leaders, possibly including the Pope, why is Jonathan Pollard, a former American civilian intelligence analyst, still in jail nearly three decades after being sentenced to life in prison for taking classified documents he believed...
11/07/13 08:09 PM
(www.nytimes.com) The disclosure shows that agencies beyond the N.S.A. exploit call metadata with programs regulated by an inconsistent patchwork of legal standards, procedures and oversight.
By Associated Press | 11/07/13 06:02 PM
LONDON — Al Qaeda and other terror groups are having a field day with the leaks from former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, U.K. spy chiefs told lawmakers Thursday in a strong condemnation of the American's espionage revelations. Iain Lobban, chief of the eavesdropping...
By Associated Press | 11/06/13 03:26 PM
The National Security Agency has secretly broken into the main communications links that connect Yahoo and Google data centers around the world, the Washington Post reported Wednesday, citing documents obtained from former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. A secret accounting dated Jan. 9...
11/06/13 10:05 AM
(www.washingtonpost.com) Chief U.S. diplomat focuses on spying scandal, military and economic collaboration during visit.
11/06/13 10:04 AM
(www.washingtonpost.com) Report says intelligence community has also struggled with developing defenses against emerging threats.
By Associated Press | 11/06/13 09:58 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. and German officials say their top intelligence officials are meeting in Washington to devise new guidelines on how the allies share intelligence — including whether they spy on each other. A spokesman for the Office of the Director of National Intelligence says...
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