- Defense: FBI probe in 9/11 trial has implications Updated: Apr-23-14 6:47 pm
- Report on CIA interrogations shadows Gitmo trials Updated: Apr-23-14 1:03 pm
- Govt must turn over info on CIA prisons to defense Updated: Apr-22-14 7:28 pm
- Report: Polygraph crime admissions not reported Updated: Apr-22-14 1:58 pm
- Obama administration tightens grip on intelligence Updated: Apr-22-14 1:14 pm
- San Francisco probe leading to entrapment claims Updated: Apr-19-14 5:55 pm
- In '1971,' an analog precursor to NSA, Snowden Updated: Apr-18-14 10:50 am
- Appeals court upholds Snowden email firm contempt Updated: Apr-16-14 3:54 pm
- Militia leader pleads guilty to ID theft Updated: Apr-15-14 5:43 pm
- Could police have averted the Boston bombings? Updated: Apr-15-14 5:37 pm
- Pittsburgh FBI office gets new agent-in-charge Updated: Apr-15-14 8:43 am
- Boston Globe wins Pulitzer for bombing coverage Updated: Apr-15-14 6:44 am
- NY lawmaker calls Pulitzer decision 'disgraceful' Updated: Apr-14-14 6:05 pm
- Snowden says Pulitzer Prize is a 'vindication' Updated: Apr-14-14 6:05 pm
- Window opens on secret camp within Guantanamo Updated: Apr-13-14 7:37 pm
- NSC backs disclosing software vulnerabilities Updated: Apr-12-14 8:28 pm
- 2 reporters who probed NSA surveillance back in US Updated: Apr-11-14 4:45 pm
- Report: No missed opportunities in Boston attack Updated: Apr-11-14 4:16 am
- Mass. ACLU sues for documents about terrorism unit Updated: Apr-10-14 6:54 pm
- Ex-NSA exec says spy programs violate Constitution Updated: Apr-10-14 4:31 pm
- Senate committee orders review of 'Cuban Twitter' Updated: Apr-10-14 2:22 pm
- Call of cyber duty: Military academies take on NSA Updated: Apr-10-14 11:58 am
- US officials reject Rubio claim about CIA report Updated: Apr-09-14 5:39 pm
- Sharpton opens civil rights annual; Obama expected Updated: Apr-09-14 3:49 pm
- Head of German NSA inquiry quits over Snowden row Updated: Apr-09-14 6:43 am
FORT MEADE, Maryland - The defense team for five people facing trial before a Sept. 11 war crimes tribunal claimed implications of the FBI's questioning of one of its members are "staggering" and called on the court to probe the incident aggressively, according to a motion unsealed on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON - The planned release of portions of the Senate report on the CIA's use of harsh interrogation techniques could add to the legal complications facing the long-delayed U.S. military tribunals of terrorist suspects at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp.
FORT MEADE, Maryland - Prosecutors must turn over never-revealed details about the time a Guantanamo Bay detainee spent in secret CIA prisons after his arrest in connection with the deadly attack on the USS Cole in Yemen, according to a military judge's order released Tuesday.
WASHINGTON - The inspector general for the U.S. intelligence community said Tuesday some admissions of crimes by spy agency workers during lie detector tests were not disclosed to law enforcement agencies because of breakdowns in government reporting procedures and poor advice from agency lawyers.
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration has tightened its control over intelligence - including unclassified information - by setting limits on officials' interactions with the media.
SAN FRANCISCO - The FBI used millions of dollars, liquor and cigarettes seized in other cases and more than a dozen undercover operatives in an elaborate, seven-year sting operation targeting a San Francisco Chinatown association thought to be a front for a notorious organized crime syndicate.
NEW YORK - A trove of government documents reveals widespread domestic surveillance of Americans. Leaked revelations hit the front pages of newspapers. A powerful governmental agency is brought under scrutiny.
RICHMOND, Virginia - A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld a contempt of court citation against an email service provider used by National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden.
MINNEAPOLIS - A self-described militia commander from Minnesota who was charged with stealing identification information from members of his former Army unit at Fort Bragg in North Carolina has pleaded guilty to identity theft.
BOSTON - It was a shocking slaying in a Boston suburb that sometimes goes years without one homicide, let alone three at once. The victims' throats had been sliced in a home on a tree-lined street, marijuana and cash strewn over their bodies.
PITTSBURGH - Pittsburgh's FBI office has a new boss.
NEW YORK - An award that usually is met with cheers and jubilation instead came with a moment of silence, as The Boston Globe won the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news for its "exhaustive and empathetic" coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing and the manhunt that followed.
MINEOLA, New York - The head of the House Homeland Security subcommittee on counterterrorism and intelligence calls the decision to award a Pulitzer Prize in the NSA leaking case "disgraceful."
NEW YORK - National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says giving the Pulitzer Prize in public service to those who reported on the U.S. government's sweeping surveillance efforts is "vindication."
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba - Attorney James Connell has visited his client inside the secret Guantanamo prison complex known as Camp 7 only once, taken in a van with covered windows on a circuitous trek to disguise the route on the scrub brush-and-cactus covered military base.
WASHINGTON - Disclosing vulnerabilities in commercial and open source software is in the national interest and shouldn't be withheld from the public unless there is a clear national security or law enforcement need, President Barack Obama's National Security Council said Saturday.
NEW YORK - Two reporters central to revealing the massive U.S. government surveillance effort returned to the United States on Friday for the first time since the story broke and used the occasion to praise their exiled source: Edward Snowden.
WASHINGTON - A review of how the government's intelligence agencies handled information they had before the Boston Marathon bombings last year concluded that it was impossible to know whether anything could have been done differently to prevent the attack.
BOSTON - The American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts filed a lawsuit Thursday against the FBI and the U.S. Attorney in Boston for failing to provide documents about a joint terrorism unit involved in the Boston Marathon bombing investigation including a Florida man allegedly linked to one of the bombers.
SALT LAKE CITY - The National Security Agency's sweeping secret surveillance programs are violating Americans' constitutional rights, and a new warehouse in Utah is a symbol of the agency's unbridled power and extraordinary secrecy, a former agency executive said Thursday in Utah.
WASHINGTON - The Senate Foreign Relations Committee asked the U.S. Agency for International Development on Thursday to turn over all records about the Obama administration's secret Cuban twitter program as part of a broader review of the agency's civil-society efforts worldwide.
WEST POINT, New York - If Douglas MacArthur or Ulysses S. Grant went to the U.S. Military Academy today, they might be testing their defensive skills hunched in front of a computer screen.
WASHINGTON - The State Department is seeking the declassification of a 10-month-old letter expressing its concerns about a controversial Senate torture review, U.S. officials said Wednesday.
NEW YORK - The Rev. Al Sharpton opened his annual civil rights conference Wednesday, which President Barack Obama plans to attend, amid revelations about the activist's cooperation with the FBI in a 1980s mob investigation.