Obama administration's secret interpretation of the Patriot Act allows it to vacuum up records on all Americans' phone calls. But an earlier effort to fix the law in December failed.
In a letter to the Federal Communications Commission, the Justice Department says it's satisfied regarding concerns about potential national security and other issues and has no objection to the deal.
The Department of Justice has posted its opening statements against Apple as the two head to trial over alleged e-book price fixing.
Secret lawsuit in Manhattan filed last month asks judge to force Google to cough up user data without a search warrant. A different court has already ruled that the process is unconstitutional.
US Attorney General Eric Holder says his office is working to find the perpetrators, as well as anyone using the stolen data.
The MegaUpload founder says he will travel to the U.S. without extradition provided that his assets are unfrozen to cover legal and living expenses.
Joint policy statement urges the U.S. International Trade Commission to consider what's in the public's best interest when considering an injunction.
A recent court filing by the Justice Department redacts Google's name in all instances but one, finally making official what had been an open secret.
The computer maker says in an SEC filing that it has been cooperating with investigation since June.
As the Web giant agrees to pay the $25,000 penalty ordered by the FCC, it also discloses that the U.S. Justice Department ended its probe into Street View almost a year ago.