Edward Snowden

President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference on March 25, 2014 in The Hague, the Netherlands. (credit: Toussaint Kluiters-Pool/Getty Images)

Experts Question Whether Obama Can Make Good On Assurance NSA Won’t Spy On ‘Ordinary Folks’

Cyber security experts are questioning whether President Barack Obama can make good on his assurance that U.S. intelligence agencies aren’t spying on “ordinary folks.”

03/27/2014

Steve Wozniak says Edward Snowden is a "hero." (Getty Images)

Apple Co-Founder: Snowden Is A ‘Hero’

Steve Wozniac praised the NSA leaker for helping the cause of freedom.

03/15/2014

Russian president Vladimir Putin's name has been put forward as a candidate for the Nobel Peace Prize. (Getty Images)

Vladimir Putin Nominated For Nobel Peace Prize

Russian president’s name was submitted for consideration despite recent saber-rattling.

03/06/2014

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Sen. Rand Paul Sues Obama Over NSA Surveillance

Sen. Rand Paul, a possible Republican presidential candidate, sued the Obama administration Wednesday over the National Security Agency’s mass collection of millions of Americans’ phone records.

02/12/2014

Socialist lawmakers say Snowden's whistleblowing has "contributed to a more stable and peaceful world order." (Getty Images)

Norway Lawmakers Nominate Edward Snowden For Nobel Peace Prize

Socialist lawmakers say Snowden’s whistleblowing has “contributed to a more stable and peaceful world order.”

01/29/2014

The company that handled a background check on National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden is accused of defrauding the government. (credit: The Guardian via Getty Images)

US Gov’t Says Fraud Used By Company That Conducted Snowden Background Check

The company that handled a background check on National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden is accused of defrauding the government.

01/23/2014

Google's Eric Schmidt says even if he knew about the NSA activity beforehand, he couldn't have done anything about it. (Getty Images)

Google Exec Says NSA Spying Was A Surprise To Him

Eric Schmidt tells The Guardian the NSA did not inform him about its data gathering program.

01/23/2014

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Obama: NSA’s ‘Efforts Have Prevented Multiple Attacks And Saved Innocent Lives’

President Barack Obama has called for an end to the bulk collection by the National Security Agency of cellphone data from hundreds of millions of Americans and requiring intelligence agencies to get a secretive court’s permission before accessing the records.

01/17/2014

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AP Source: Obama Will Call For End Of NSA’s Control Of Americans’ Phone Data

President Barack Obama will call on the National Security Administration to end its control of Americans’ phone data, a source tells the Associated Press.

01/17/2014

Senate: China Hacked Several US Military Contractor Networks   (Photo credit should read LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: NSA Bulk Surveillance Shows ‘No Discernible Impact Preventing Acts Of Terrorism’

Analysis of the National Security Agency’s massive phone data collections program shows there has been “no discernible impact on preventing acts of terrorism.”

01/13/2014

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