An amendment to the Defense Dept. spending bill prohibits funding for installation of security vulnerabilities in US-made tech equipment.
Company says demand for emails stored in Ireland violates foreign sovereignty, erodes trust in US firms. US says it's essential for crime fighting.
Apple and Google are among the firms saying the bill passed by the House is watered down. Will the Senate restore some of the original safeguards?
The NSA document leaker joins Google, Mozilla, Reddit, and many others in a campaign and day of action that aims to help Internet users "take back" their privacy.
Chinese state-run media outlets are calling on the government to punish "pawns" of the NSA's Prism surveillance program.
Surveillance agency collecting millions of images daily for identifying and tracking intelligence targets, documents obtained by The New York Times reveal.
The NSA whistleblower claims he repeatedly expressed concerns about surveillance to supervisors and colleagues, but the agency says it could find just one email exchange.
The NSA whistleblower tells NBC the US government has decided "all of our data can now be collected without any suspicion of wrongdoing."
NSA whistle-blower says he hoped to make his way to Latin America after leaking classified documents on US spying.
Yahoo, Google, Microsoft, Facebook want clearance to disclose what type of national security info requests they get.
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The bill was designed to curb NSA surveillance. But many groups withdrew their support after it was "watered down."
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