By Sean Lengell | 02/09/14 01:32 PM
"A lot of that has been changed," the New York Republican told CBS's "Face the Nation" on Sunday. "There is monitoring now of what goes on. Snowden would not be able to do it again in the future."
By Associated Press | 02/08/14 12:29 PM
The National Security Agency collects less than 30 percent of calling data from Americans despite the agency's massive daily efforts to sweep up the bulk of U.S. phone records, two U.S. newspapers reported Friday.
By Tim Mak | 02/07/14 11:38 AM
The National Security Agency's spying tactics leaked by former contractor Edward Snowden are threatening the U.S. economy's growing technology sector. Companies, particularly in Europe, are rethinking their integration with the American digital economy, worried that their data may not be...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/06/14 12:02 PM
Social media giant Twitter on Thursday criticized measures governing how much information communications companies can provide about federal national security requests and said it was considering “legal options” to press for “greater transparency.”
By Nigel Duara | 02/05/14 08:29 AM
Angry over revelations of National Security Agency surveillance and frustrated with what they consider outdated digital privacy laws, state lawmakers around the nation are proposing bills to curtail the powers of law enforcement to monitor and track citizens.
By Michael Liedtke | 02/04/14 08:41 AM
Major technology firms have released new data on how often they are ordered to turn over customer information to the government for secret national security investigations, resulting in the collection of data on thousands of Americans.
By Frank Jordans | 02/03/14 08:23 AM
A group of computer hackers and human rights campaigners in Germany announced Monday that they are suing their government for allegedly breaking the law by aiding foreign spies.
By Hugh Hewitt | 02/02/14 04:06 PM
A few days broadcasting from frozen D.C. makes me eager to get back to sunny California, but it also impresses on the visitor many lessons. The first is that the revolution in journalism is accelerating. Hosting panels of young and extraordinarily talented scribes from the Washington Free...
By Meghashyam Mali | 01/31/14 10:29 AM
President Obama expressed confidence in Director of National Intelligence James Clapper but said the spy chief should have been “more careful” in his testimony before Congress.
By Susan Crabtree | 01/30/14 06:12 PM
President Obama has chosen Vice Adm. Michael Rogers to be the next director of the National Security Agency, which has faced public scrutiny over its mass collection of phone and internet data, the Pentagon announced Thursday. The Defense Department said that Richard Ledgett has been appointed...
By Meghashyam Mali | 01/30/14 01:38 PM
National Security Adviser Susan Rice on Thursday met with Brazilian Foreign Minister Luiz Alberto Figueiredo at the White House to discuss President Obama's reforms to secret U.S. surveillance programs. “During their meeting, Ambassador Rice outlined the results of the review of U.S. signals...
By Ashe Schow | 01/29/14 01:49 PM
Revelations that the National Security Agency collected millions of Americans' phone records was one of the top news stories of 2013, but one wouldn't know that listening to President Obama's State of the Union speech Tuesday.
By Frank Jordans | 01/29/14 08:39 AM
Merkel used her inaugural address to Parliament after her re-election to slam the United States and Britain over their spy programs.
By Richard Pollock | 01/28/14 06:13 PM
Officials at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau are conducting a massive, NSA-esque data-mining project collecting account information on an estimated 991 million American credit card accounts. It was also learned at a Congressional hearing Tuesday that CFPB officials are working with...
By Ashe Schow | 01/28/14 04:20 PM
Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., blasted the Republican National Committee for passing a resolution Friday that called the National Security Agency data collection program “unconstitutional.” King, a supporter of the NSA and its surveillance programs, said in an interview with the Washington...
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