- Denmark says US plane was ready to fly Snowden back Updated: Feb-05-16 7:57 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Denmark's justice minister says a U.S. government airplane parked at Copenhagen's airport in June 2013 was waiting to fly former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden to the United States.
- Official: spy was in Lebanon to help kidnapped Czech Updated: Feb-05-16 6:40 am
PRAGUE - The Czech defense minister says a military spy who was among five Czechs returned Thursday from Lebanon was seeking information about a fellow countryman kidnapped in Libya last year.
- Islamic State numbers go down in Iraq, Syria; up in Libya Updated: Feb-04-16 1:13 pm
WASHINGTON - New intelligence assessments show that the number of Islamic State fighters has dropped in Iraq and Syria but is rising in Libya, a senior U.S. defense official said Thursday.
- Book on India's partition wins $5,000 prize Updated: Jan-27-16 12:01 pm
NEW YORK - A book on the partition of India in 1947 and its fatal consequences has won a $5,000 prize.
- UK court: Police who held journalist's partner not at fault Updated: Jan-19-16 9:58 am
LONDON - Police acted lawfully when they used anti-terror powers to detain the partner of a journalist who worked with National Security Agency secret-spiller Edward Snowden, Britain's Court of Appeal ruled Tuesday.
- Top Democrat says no evidence of NSA spying on lawmakers Updated: Jan-07-16 10:55 am
WASHINGTON - A key House Democrat said Thursday there is no evidence the intelligence community was spying on members of Congress, following a report that the National Security Agency swept up some conversations with lawmakers in the course of spying on Israel.