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CIA admits to spying on Senate committee

After months of denials, CIA Director John Brennan apologizes for spying on Senate Intelligence Committee computers.

By July 31, 2014

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NSA never heard CIA's concerns about Snowden -- report

The CIA suspected that then-employee Edward Snowden wanted to break into classified computer files, a new report says. But that didn't prevent Snowden from moving on to a job as a contractor with the NSA.

By October 11, 2013

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Putin: The Internet is a CIA project

The Russian president, currently waging emotional warfare against Western influence, insists the Internet didn't merely begin as a CIA project, it allegedly continues to develop as one.

By April 24, 2014

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Feinstein excoriates CIA for spying on Senate committee

Sen. Dianne Feinstein blasts CIA chief John Brennan for allegedly spying on Senate Intelligence Committee computers, whom Edward Snowden then accused of hypocrisy.

By March 11, 2014

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Ex-CIA No. 2: NSA surveillance system might have stymied 9/11 attacks

Mike Morell, Former Deputy Director of the CIA, also argues in interview that there was no evidence of systematic abuse.

By January 19, 2014

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Privacy advocates blast AT&T's alleged sale of info to CIA

Advocacy groups ask the FCC to declare the carrier in violation of federal privacy rules.

By December 11, 2013

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CIA collecting bulk data on money transfers, reports say

Secret program involving counter-terrorism collects and stores data on cross-border money transfers handled by firms like Western Union, according to reports. Some Americans' data is swept up.

By November 14, 2013

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AT&T supplies CIA with customer data for a fee, says NY Times

The CIA is paying AT&T $10 million a year for call records used to help track down suspected terrorists, says The New York Times.

By November 7, 2013

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IBM bows out of fight with Amazon for $600M CIA deal

Big Blue withdraws its bid to run the US spy agency's private cloud, ceding to Amazon, which originally won the contract.

By October 30, 2013

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NSA, CIA spy on German officials from US embassy -- report

That's the claim from German news outlet Spiegel, which paints the US embassy as a "nest of espionage."

By October 28, 2013