National Security Agency
HBO comedian John Oliver traveled to Russia and spoke with former NSA contractor Edward Snowden last week in a wide-ranging interview that touched on the Patriot Act’s upcoming expiration date, his “vindication” in releasing the NSA documents – and even a comical take on government access to Americans’ naked selfies.
The American Civil Liberties Union and other groups are suing the National Security Agency and the Department of Justice, challenging the government’s Internet surveillance as overly broad.
Bail was denied Monday for the man charged with shooting at five public places in Maryland, including a National Security Agency building.
The man charged with shooting at drivers in Maryland and at a National Security Agency building is set to appear in an Annapolis court on Friday.
As many as five recent shootings, including two Tuesday — one near the National Security Agency headquarters in Fort Meade and another on the Intercounty Connector near I-95 in Laurel — may be connected, authorities say.
National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden said the CIA torture report details “inexcusable crimes” committed by the U.S., and criticized the “moral authority” of the government.
A secret program called Auroragold allows NSA agents to find and even introduce vulnerabilities into cell phone systems that they can exploit to monitor calls and texts.
A Utah lawmaker concerned about government spying on its citizens is questioning whether city water service should be cut off to a massive National Security Agency data storage facility outside Salt Lake City.
Sen. Patrick Leahy on Tuesday introduced a bill to end the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of phone records, a proposal that goes further than a similar House measure and has drawn support from civil liberties groups, the White House and Republicans.
The arrest of a German intelligence employee casts a new shadow over relations between the two countries.