| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:57 PM
By Mark Hosenball
WASHINGTON, Nov 25 (Reuters) - British and U.S. intelligence
officials say they are worried about a "doomsday" cache of
highly classified, heavily encrypted material they believe
former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 10:26 AM
(Jack Shafer is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are
By Jack Shafer
Nov 8 (Reuters) - If the U.S. and British governments could
stop the press from publishing stories based on the National
Security Agency files leaked by Edward...
| 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...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Sunday night's episode of HBO's The Newsroom saw Don (Thomas Sadoski) take his turn in front of a high-priced legal team led by Rebecca (Marcia Gay Harden) debriefing the ACN team on what went wrong with their season-long investigation into a U.S....
| Aug 19, 2013
| 7:06 PM
FT. MEADE, Md. — Military prosecutors in the court-martial of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning asked the judge Monday to sentence him to at least 60 years in prison, arguing that his leaks of classified documents severely damaged U.S. intelligence...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 2:53 PM
FT. MEADE, Md. — More than three years after he was placed in handcuffs in Iraq, Army Pfc. Bradley Manning is likely to learn next week how much longer he must spend in prison for the largest breach of U.S. classified material in the nation’...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 10:12 AM
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Maryland, where Army Private First Class Bradley Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison, ending a summer-long court-martial in which he was convicted of espionage for leaking a vast trove of classified U.S....
| Aug 12, 2013
Afew weeks from now, a military judge will probably sentence Bradley Manning to serve several decades in prison for violating the Espionage Act of 1917. I feel a kinship with him. My parents, Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, were convicted of violating the...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 12:07 PM
WASHINGTON – The father of Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor, complained Sunday about the “political theater” surrounding his son’s disclosures of secret surveillance programs and dismissed President...
| Jun 12, 2013
Where there's smoke arising from a free-speech matter, you're likely to find the fiery attorney Floyd Abrams. He's blazed a trail for freedom of the press from the Pentagon Papers case to protecting reporters' sources. He's just as incendiary when he's...
| Jun 11, 2013
The contradictions at the heart of the Obama presidency are finally out in the open. As a result, a man who came into office hellbent on restoring faith in government is on the verge of inspiring a libertarian revival.
There have always been (at least)...