Dem Senator: NSA Tech Spying Hurting US EconomyA leading Senate critic of online surveillance wants the government to stop widespread spying on phone calls, texts and emails, saying the "digital dragnet" doesn't make the country safer, and only hurts the U.S. economy.
NSA Chief Sidesteps Questions About Tracking Americans' Cell PhonesThe nation's top intelligence official on Thursday sidestepped questions from a senator about whether the National Security Agency has ever used Americans cellphone signals to collect information on their whereabouts that would allow tracking of the movements of individual callers.
Libertarian, Progressive Americans Find Common Ground On NSA Privacy ConcernsCharlotte Scot isn't one to take things lying down — like the time President George W. Bush was re-elected and she moved to Canada in protest.
Report: Cable Companies Look To Raise Cost For Heavy Internet UseHeavy Internet users may see their prices rise as Time Warner and other cable providers continue testing a new business model that charges customers based upon the amount of data they use.
Congress Approves Warrantless Wiretapping ProgramThe Senate delayed a final vote on whether or not to add oversight and privacy safeguards to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) amendments that allows federal agencies to conduct warrantless wiretapping.