The snooping agency says it needs the records as evidence. The ACLU says the agency’s request is “a distraction”.
The former NSA contractor warns of over-classification while speaking at an awards ceremony for the jailed WikiLeaks source
Spy chief says Americans would’ve supported surveillance in wake of 9/11
The internal agency memo says a civilian employee has resigned after being reprimanded for giving Snowden access to his password
He says the agency’s domestic spying violates the constitution
President Barack Obama said Tuesday there is no country where the United States has committed not to engage in espionage.
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The president defended James Clapper’s controversial, “least untruthful” testimony before Congress last year
Michael Rogers nominated to take over spy agency at a time its under harsh scrutiny
New rules will give Internet firms more opportunity to disclose information about government requests for user data
Leaked documents reveal the spy agency scoops up vast amounts of data through smartphone apps
But only stronger whistle-blower protection laws will allow that to happen, he says
But the attorney general says clemency is out of the question