- WikiLeaks says NSA spied on French business Updated: Jun-29-15 4:39 pm
- No charges after fatal shooting at NSA Updated: Jun-24-15 7:47 am
FORT MEADE, Maryland - Federal and local authorities say no charges will be filed after an investigation of a fatal shooting by National Security Agency police at Fort Meade in Maryland.
- French president holds emergency meeting over NSA intercepts Updated: Jun-24-15 3:55 am
- German prosecutors close Merkel cellphone spying probe Updated: Jun-12-15 7:19 am
BERLIN - German prosecutors on Friday closed their investigation into the alleged tapping of Chancellor Angela Merkel's cellphone by the U.S. National Security Agency, saying they have been unable to find evidence that would stand up in court.
- To stop cyber attacks, NSA expanded US web surveillance Updated: Jun-04-15 12:19 pm
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration has expanded the National Security Agency's authority to hunt for foreign threats coursing through American Internet pipes by allowing the agency to collect intelligence on cyberattacks, the New York Times and ProPublica reported Thursday, citing documents provided by Edward Snowden.
- Analysis: NSA bill barely touches the agency's vast powers Updated: Jun-03-15 4:04 pm
WASHINGTON - The surveillance law enacted this week stands as the most significant curb on the government's investigative authorities since the 1970s. But it's practically inconsequential in the universe of the National Security Agency's vast digital spying operations, a technical overhaul of a marginal counterterrorism program that some NSA officials wanted to jettison anyway.
- Christie blasts overhaul of NSA phone records program Updated: Jun-03-15 10:23 am
GREENVILLE, South Carolina - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says sweeping changes to surveillance laws that will eliminate the National Security Agency's disputed bulk phone-records collection program will make the country less safe.
- Questions and answers about newly approved USA Freedom Act Updated: Jun-03-15 3:28 am
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama has signed into law the USA Freedom Act, which extends three expiring surveillance provisions of the 9/11-era USA Patriot Act. It also overhauls the most controversial provision, which had been interpreted to allow bulk collection of U.S. phone records by the National Security Agency.
- Congress sends NSA phone-records bill to president Updated: Jun-02-15 9:17 pm
WASHINGTON - Congress approved sweeping changes Tuesday to surveillance laws enacted after the Sept. 11 attacks, eliminating the National Security Agency's disputed bulk phone-records collection program and replacing it with a more restrictive measure to keep the records in phone companies' hands.
- THE LATEST: GOP presidential candidates gather in Florida Updated: Jun-02-15 9:26 am
ORLANDO, Florida - The latest from an "economic summit" hosted by Florida Gov. Rick Scott, where several of the leading Republican candidates, and expected candidates, for president are speaking Tuesday: