- Records: NSA paid Utah over $1M to police data center roads Updated: Aug-01-15 11:02 am
BLUFFDALE, Utah - The National Security Agency has paid Utah more than $1 million over the past year and a half for state troopers to guard the entrance to the spy agency's massive data center south of Salt Lake City, according to Utah Highway Patrol records.
- WikiLeaks says US spied on Japanese government, companies Updated: Jul-31-15 10:13 am
TOKYO - The WikiLeaks website published documents Friday that it said shows the U.S. government spied on Japanese officials and companies.
- Court: German spy agency need not give info on NSA list Updated: Jul-31-15 8:05 am
BERLIN - A German federal court has ruled that the country's spy agency is under no obligation to divulge to the media a list of names compiled from search terms provided to it by the U.S. National Security Agency.
- Ex-Navy SEAL alleges anti-gay bullying by CIA workers Updated: Jul-30-15 1:13 pm
SAN DIEGO - A former Navy SEAL has filed an internal complaint alleging the CIA bullied him for being gay during a work assignment in June in Afghanistan.
- FBI: Islamic State sympathizer charged in backpack bomb plot Updated: Jul-28-15 5:21 pm
MIAMI - A man described by the FBI as an Islamic State sympathizer who hoped to mount attacks on U.S. soil was charged Tuesday with plotting to detonate a nail-filled backpack bomb on a Florida beach.
- NSA will stop looking at old US phone records Updated: Jul-27-15 5:31 pm
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration has decided that the National Security Agency will soon stop examining - and will ultimately destroy - millions of American calling records it collected under a controversial program leaked by former agency contractor Edward Snowden.
- FBI arrests activists accused of releasing 5,740 mink Updated: Jul-24-15 11:58 pm
OAKLAND, California - Two animal-rights activists have been charged with terrorizing the fur industry during cross-country road trips in which they released about 5,740 mink from farms and vandalized the homes and businesses of industry members, the FBI said Friday.
- FBI chief: Islamic State group bigger threat than al-Qaida Updated: Jul-22-15 10:22 pm
ASPEN, Colorado - The Islamic State group's effort to inspire troubled Americans to violence has become more of a terror threat to the U.S. than an external attack by al-Qaida, the FBI director said Wednesday.
- Military site shootings crystallize FBI terrorism concerns Updated: Jul-18-15 6:53 pm
WASHINGTON - The deadly shootings at military sites in Tennessee illustrate the threat that FBI officials have warned about: violence directed against a vulnerable government target by a lone gunman with apparent terrorist aspirations.
- ACLU asks appeals court to halt NSA phone record collection Updated: Jul-14-15 7:34 pm
NEW YORK - Civil liberties groups asked a federal appeals court Tuesday to again strike down as unconstitutional a portion of a law used by the government to justify the collection and storage of Americans' phone records.
- Prosecutors say Idaho man hoped to carry out terror attack Updated: Jul-14-15 6:58 pm
BOISE, Idaho - Federal prosecutors told jurors Tuesday that an Uzbek refugee living in Boise, Idaho, was walking a "pathway to terror" when he was arrested two years ago.
- St. Louis officials OK $20M for land Updated: Jul-11-15 11:54 am
ST. LOUIS - St. Louis aldermen have approved a financing package that will mortgage city buildings to raise millions in a bid to keep a national agency in St. Louis.