Edward Snowden

From left, Melissa Leo, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Tom Wilkinson and Zachary Quinto appear in Oliver Stone’s “Snowden.” (Courtesy Open Road Films)

‘Snowden’ a soft companion piece to ‘Citizenfour’

The main question regarding Oliver Stone’s new biopic “Snowden” -- in addition…

 

Google is disclosing how much of the traffic to its search engine and other services is being protected from hackers as part of its push to encrypt all online activity. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo, File)

Google reveals 77 percent of its online traffic is encrypted

Google is disclosing how much of the traffic to its search engine…

 

French President Francois Hollande walks through the lobby of the Elysee Palace after the weekly cabinet, Wednesday. (AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)

Anger, no surprise as US newly accused of spying in France

PARIS — Embarrassed by leaked conversations of three successive French presidents and…

 

COURTESY  PHOTOWhistleblower Edward Snowden is subject of “Citizenfour

‘Citizenfour’ a scintillating account of Snowden’s story

“Citizenfour” chronicles the Edward Snowden affair, with a focus on the discourse…

COURTESY  PHOTOWhistleblower Edward Snowden is subject of “Citizenfour
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Post, Guardian win Pulitzers for NSA revelations

The Washington Post and The Guardian won the Pulitzer Prize in public…

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Experts withdraw from Internet security conference

At least eight researchers or policy experts have withdrawn from an Internet…

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White House, lawmakers reject clemency for Edward Snowden

The White House and the heads of the intelligence committees in Congress…

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Report: NSA broke into Yahoo, Google data centers

The National Security Agency has secretly broken into the main communications links…

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Report: US military cracked most online encryption

WASHINGTON — The National Security Agency, working with the British government, has…

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NSA collected thousands of US communications

The National Security Agency declassified three secret court opinions Wednesday showing how…

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Partner of reporter at center of NSA leak detained

LONDON — The partner of a journalist who received leaks from former…

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Email service linked to Edward Snowden shuts down

A Texas-based email service reportedly used by National Security Agency systems analyst…

AP Photo/J. Scott ApplewhiteNational Security Agency Deputy Director John C. Inglis testifies as the Senate Judiciary Committee questions top Obama administration officials about the National Security Agency's surveillance programs for the first time since the House narrowly rejected a proposal last week to effectively shut down the NSA's secret collection of hundreds of millions of Americans' phone records

Surveillance critics confront Obama in Oval Office

WASHINGTON — Struggling to salvage a massive surveillance program, President Barack Obama…

AP Photo/J. Scott ApplewhiteNational Security Agency Deputy Director John C. Inglis testifies as the Senate Judiciary Committee questions top Obama administration officials about the National Security Agency's surveillance programs for the first time since the House narrowly rejected a proposal last week to effectively shut down the NSA's secret collection of hundreds of millions of Americans' phone records
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Defense seeks merger of some Manning verdicts

FORT MEADE, Md. — It is now up to a military judge…

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AP Photo/Patrick SemanskyArmy Pfc. Bradley Manning is escorted out of a courthouse in Fort Meade

Manning guilty of 20 charges, not aiding the enemy

FORT MEADE, Md. — In a split decision, U.S. Army Pfc. Bradley…

AP Photo/Patrick SemanskyArmy Pfc. Bradley Manning is escorted out of a courthouse in Fort Meade
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S.F.'s Electronic Frontier Foundation sues to halt electronic surveillance

Environmental and human rights activists, church leaders and gun rights advocates found…

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Transit sites aren't good neighbors

•"San Carlos home development revised," Peninsula, June 21 Transit sites aren't good…

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Obama: NSA secret data gathering “transparent”

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama defended top secret National Security Agency spying…

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Senator says program goes deeper than believed

WASHINGTON -- A leading Republican senator on Tuesday described controversial U.S. spy…

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Manning trial resumes as new leak scandal unfolds

FORT MEADE, Md. -- Army Pfc. Bradley Manning's court-martial for giving hundreds of…

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