- 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.
- Lawmakers say they didn't know Azerbaijan paid for 2013 trip Updated: May-13-15 4:40 pm
WASHINGTON - A bipartisan group of House lawmakers say they had no idea that a 2013 congressional trip to Azerbaijan was paid for by that country's government.