By Susan Crabtree | 10/28/13 10:23 AM
President Obama was unaware of a program intercepting German Chancellor Angela Merkel's phone calls, along with those of other world leaders, until an internal administration review revealed the existence of the operation and Obama put a stop to it, according to a report in the Wall Street...
By Ciaran Giles | 10/28/13 09:04 AM
MADRID — A Spanish newspaper published a document Monday that it said shows the U.S. National Security Agency spied on more than 60 million phone calls in Spain in one month alone — the latest revelation about alleged massive U.S. spying on allies.
By Ashe Schow | 10/27/13 06:58 PM
Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., is at it again, saying Sunday that President Obama “should stop apologizing, stop being defensive” over the National Security Agency spy program. King, speaking with “Meet the Press” host David Gregory on NBC, defended the spy program that was revealed by leaks...
By Susan Ferrechio | 10/27/13 01:27 PM
The top lawmaker on the House Intelligence Committee on Sunday defended the secret data collection tactics of the United States, including the phone tapping of foreign allies, suggesting Europeans are probably doing the same type of monitoring of President Obama. "They don't have necessarily...
By Joel Gehrke | 10/25/13 12:54 PM
Italian Senate President Pietro Grasso is the latest prominent global politician to talk to the Obama administration about the National Security Agency's spying activities.
10/25/13 06:53 AM
(www.nytimes.com) The offer was an attempt to defuse a trans-Atlantic dispute over eavesdropping by the United States that has hurt its relations with Europe and prompted calls to suspend trade talks.
By Tim Mak | 10/25/13 05:27 AM
The group behind the viral anti-Obamacare commercial starring a creepy Uncle Sam as a gynecologist is expanding its presence on Capitol Hill to lobby on behalf of Millennials worried about tech and privacy issues.
By Joel Gehrke | 10/24/13 06:32 PM
Former National Security Director Michael Hayden tried to give an interview to a reporter, but a liberal activist and Huffington Post blogger blew his cover. "Michael Hayden on Acela giving reporters disparaging quotes about admin," tweeted Tom Matzzie, who quoted Hayden as saying, "...
By Susan Crabtree | 10/24/13 01:25 PM
White House spokesman Jay Carney for a second day tried to smooth over tensions with German Chancellor Angela Merkel after reports that American intelligence agencies targeted her cell phone.
By Geir Moulson | 10/24/13 08:17 AM
BERLIN — Germany's Foreign Ministry summoned the U.S. ambassador Thursday following allegations that American intelligence may have targeted Chancellor Angela Merkel's cellphone.
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