National Security Agency

No Charges Filed In Fatal Shooting At NSARicky Hall, 27, was killed and a passenger was wounded at Fort Meade on March 30th when police opened fire after the pair ignored orders to turn around a stolen SUV.
Senate Foreign Relations Chair: Americans Should Increase NSA Collection, Not Worry About PrivacyThe chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee says he is shocked at how little information the National Security Agency is collecting through American phone records.
US Appeals Court: NSA Phone Collection Excessive, Congress Must ModifyThe bulk collection of Americans' phone records by the government exceeds what Congress has allowed, a federal appeals court said Thursday as it asked Congress to step in and decide how best to protect national security and privacy interests.
Snowden To Oliver: 'NSA Has The Greatest Surveillance Capabilities We've Ever Seen In History'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.
ACLU: Snowden Proved NSA Internet Spying Harms AmericansThe 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.
Md. Man Charged With Shooting at Drivers Denied BailBail was denied Monday for the man charged with shooting at five public places in Maryland, including a National Security Agency building.
Estranged Wife: Man Arrested in Md. Shootings Acted 'Crazy'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.
String of Shootings in Md. Connected, Suspect in CustodyAs 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.
Snowden: CIA Committed 'Inexcusable Crimes'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.
Report: NSA Able To Hack Into Cell Phone Networks Around The GlobeA 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.
Utah Lawmaker Questions Why City Water Is Going To NSA FacilityA 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.
Senate Bill Would End NSA Phone Records Collection 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.