| Feb 25, 2014
| 2:30 AM
After much criticism from conservative quarters, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has decided, at least for now, to withdraw plans for its proposed study of how media organizations gather and report news. The expressed goal of the survey was to...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 12:58 PM
WASHINGTON — University of California President Janet Napolitano, the former chief of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, said Sunday that she opposed offering clemency to Edward Snowden, putting herself at odds with a movement that has gained...
| Jan 8, 2014
Is Edward Snowden a whistle-blower or a traitor?
Debate over the renegade computer technician who leaked thousands of secret National Security Agency documents is too often reduced to that deceptively simple choice.
But it's the wrong way to pose...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 8:53 AM
BERLIN — German lawmaker Hans-Christian Stroebele released the text of a letter Friday that he said was given to him by National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden during a meeting Thursday in Moscow.
Snowden is calling for international...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
PARIS -- "A traitor is always useful," a Russian security service friend said to me while discussing NSA contractor turned defector Edward Snowden's arrival in his country.
Snowden has fallen into the open arms of Mother Russia, where he was greeted at...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 10:36 AM
The judge presiding over the military court martial of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning has reached a verdict and will announce her decision Tuesday into whether he violated the Espionage Act and aided foreign terror groups by providing more than 700,000...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 4:57 AM
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. NAZI SUSPECTS REMAINED IN THE US
The AP reports at least 10 suspected war criminals were ordered deported but never left the country,...
| May 18, 2013
| 9:28 AM
When director Alex Gibney began work on his documentary "We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks," he thought he would be telling the story of a charismatic, silver-haired free speech advocate named Julian Assange, who had exposed dark corners of...
| Aug 1, 2013
The Justice Department's statement saying it had "probable cause to believe that (Fox News correspondent James) Rosen had committed a violation of the Espionage Act at the very least, either as an aider, abettor, and/or co-conspirator" because of what...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 9:31 AM
FT. MEADE, Md. — The sentencing phase in Pfc. Bradley Manning’s court-martial opened Wednesday with military prosecutors calling as their first witness a retired brigadier general who spent his career overseeing the Army’s extensive...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 12:05 PM
WASHINGTON — For the first time in more than 30 years, the Justice Department will revise its rules for investigations involving journalists to sharply limit the use of subpoenas or search warrants to obtain the phone records and e-mails of...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:53 PM
MOSCOW -- Edward Snowden's father said he was grateful to Russian President Vladimir Putin and his government for their “courage” and “strength” in protecting his son, who is wanted for leaking top-secret U.S. security agency...