- NY judge: Release testimony by Rosenberg brother in spy case Updated: May-22-15 5:41 pm
NEW YORK - A judge has ordered the unsealing of key grand jury testimony from 1950 that may give new fuel to suspicions that Ethel Rosenberg was unjustly convicted of espionage and put to death for conspiring to give nuclear secrets to the Soviet Union.
- German spy chief says mistakes made in cooperation with NSA Updated: May-21-15 6:23 pm
BERLIN - Germany's foreign spy chief said Thursday that his agency made mistakes in its dealings with U.S. counterparts, but warned that probes intended to shed light on possible wrongdoing could threaten intelligence cooperation with allies.
- Lithuanian man arrested in Moscow on spying charges Updated: May-20-15 11:31 am
MOSCOW - Russia has arrested a Lithuanian man suspected of spying, a move that comes only weeks after the arrest of an alleged Russian spy in Lithuania.
- 6 Chinese nationals accused of stealing US firms' technology Updated: May-20-15 10:32 am
SAN FRANCISCO - Federal prosecutors have charged six Chinese nationals, including three who earned advanced degrees from the University of Southern California, with stealing wireless technology from a pair of U.S. companies.
- S. Korea's spy agency says N. Korea executed defense chief Updated: May-13-15 12:38 am
SEOUL, South Korea - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un executed his defense chief for sleeping during a meeting and talking back to the young leader, South Korea's spy agency told lawmakers Wednesday, citing what it called credible information.
- Russian bank paying banker's legal fees in NY spy ring case Updated: May-12-15 6:55 pm
NEW YORK - A bank owned by Russia will pay the legal costs for a banker charged with participating in a Cold War-style Russian spy ring, his lawyer said Tuesday.
- Defense attorney seeks psych exam in PPG trade secrets case Updated: May-11-15 4:27 pm
PITTSBURGH - A retired corporate researcher should undergo a mental competency examination before a federal magistrate determines whether prosecutors can move forward with a case accusing him of stealing trade secrets worth hundreds of millions of dollars for a Chinese company, a defense attorney said.
- Germany: no damage to US relations from spy affair Updated: May-08-15 8:29 am
BERLIN - The German government said Friday that it doesn't expect questions about its spy agency's cooperation with the U.S. National Security Agency to damage relations with Washington.
- Woman in DuPont economic espionage case pleads guilty Updated: May-06-15 1:28 pm
OAKLAND, California - A woman accused along with her husband and former DuPont engineers of stealing trade secrets and selling them to China has pleaded guilty to a related charge.
- Romanian mayor suspected of using police to spy on rivals Updated: May-01-15 3:08 pm
BUCHAREST, Romania - Romanian police have detained the mayor of a northeastern city on suspicion that he abused his position by using police to spy on rivals and his girlfriend.
- Airbus to take legal action over alleged German, US spying Updated: May-01-15 12:25 pm
BERLIN - European aviation company Airbus said Friday it is taking legal action following reports that it was targeted by German and U.S. intelligence agencies.
- South Korean company settles Kevlar trade secrets lawsuit Updated: Apr-30-15 5:49 pm
DOVER, Delaware - A South Korean company accused of stealing trade secrets involving Kevlar technology has pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy charges and settled separate civil litigation filed by the DuPont Co., officials said Thursday.
- Colombia's high court urges probe of ex-President Uribe Updated: Apr-30-15 5:28 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia - Colombia's Supreme Court called on Thursday for an investigation of former President Alvaro Uribe for what it charged was his role organizing a domestic spying ring that illegally intercepted the communications of his opponents.
- Polish authorities say Russian reporter a danger to Poland Updated: Apr-29-15 2:25 pm
WARSAW, Poland - Polish authorities accused a Russian journalist working for a pro-Kremlin news agency of posing a threat to Poland's security, saying Wednesday that he should lose his right to reside in Poland and the European Union.
- Mesa man gets prison term in child pornography case Updated: Apr-25-15 6:14 am
MESA, Arizona - A Mesa man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for using a spy camera to send and receive child pornography.