facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
Headlines
White House mulls civilian leadership at NSA

White House mulls civilian leadership at NSA

FORT MEADE, Md., Nov. 7 (UPI) -- The White House may place the National Security Agency under civilian leadership and end dual leadership of the NSA and U.S. Cyber Command, officials said.
Report: NSA secretly infiltrated Google, Yahoo! internal data links

Report: NSA secretly infiltrated Google, Yahoo! internal data links

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- The National Security Agency and its British counterpart collect data from links connecting Yahoo! and Google data collection centers, The Washington Post said.
NSA chief defends agency actions at House hearing

NSA chief defends agency actions at House hearing

WASHINGTON, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- The director of the National Security Agency told a congressional hearing Tuesday data about European phone calls were not collected by his agency.

France: Discussing intelligence activities with United States

PARIS, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- France and the United States have agreed to discuss intelligence activities following revelations of U.S. spying on France, a presidential spokesman says.

British spy chief: Snowden leaks a 'gift' to terrorists

LONDON, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- Edward Snowden's spying leaks give terrorists "the gift they need to evade us and strike at will," the head of Britain's domestic intelligence agency said.
Shutdown jeopardizes national security, intelligence official warns

Shutdown jeopardizes national security, intelligence official warns

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- The government shutdown jeopardizes national security, James Clapper, President Barack Obama's principal intelligence officer, told a Senate hearing Wednesday.

Documents: NSA spied on Martin Luther King, Muhammad Ali

WASHINGTON, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- The National Security Agency monitored overseas communication of U.S. critics of the Vietnam War including Martin Luther King, newly released documents show.
European Parliament members call for SWIFT suspension over NSA spying

European Parliament members call for SWIFT suspension over NSA spying

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Some European Parliament members, angered by U.S. monitoring of bank data in the European Union, called for a suspension of a U.S.-EU pact on sharing bank data.
NSA breached privacy rules, court documents show

NSA breached privacy rules, court documents show

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- National Security Agency database searches of Americans' phone numbers broke privacy rules for three years, a secret court ruled in newly released documents.
Facebook, Yahoo! sue to reveal FISA Court orders

Facebook, Yahoo! sue to reveal FISA Court orders

WASHINGTON, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Facebook Inc. and Yahoo! Inc. sued a secret court for authority to reveal aggregate information about the national security orders they receive from Washington.
Documents show NSA can crack most Web privacy encryption

Documents show NSA can crack most Web privacy encryption

NEW YORK, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- Web firm guarantees that criminals and Washington can't read encrypted emails, online banking and other data are not true, newly disclosed documents indicate.
Senate panel OKs authorization request for military strike on Syria

Senate panel OKs authorization request for military strike on Syria

WASHINGTON, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved a limited military response to the Syrian regime's reported use of chemical weapons against civilians.
Kerry says message to Assad on chemical weapons is 'never means never'

Kerry says message to Assad on chemical weapons is 'never means never'

WASHINGTON, Sept. 3 (UPI) -- President Bashar Assad crossed a line "that anyone with a conscience should draw" by using chemical weapons on Syrians, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said.
Obama, Kerry condemn Syrian chemical attack

Obama, Kerry condemn Syrian chemical attack

WASHINGTON, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- The United States Friday ramped up the rhetoric against Syria as it released an intelligence assessment accusing the regime of using chemical weapons.
Obama said willing to go it alone on Syria

Obama said willing to go it alone on Syria

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama is willing to order a military strike on Syria without the concurrence of allies or the United Nations, administration officials said.
Page 2 of 5
Photos
James Clapper
U.S. President Barack Obama (R) speaks, alongside his nominee for Director of National Intelligence retired Gen. James Clapper, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington on June 5, 2010. UPI/Jim Lo Scalzo/Pool
Quotes
Most Popular
1
Valerie Bertinelli speaks on female empowerment in Fresno Valerie Bertinelli speaks on female empowerment in Fresno
2
Booby trap covers Austrian officer in manure Booby trap covers Austrian officer in manure
3
Kris Jenner worried Khloe and Lamar will reconcile Kris Jenner worried Khloe and Lamar will reconcile
4
America Ferrera reunites with 'Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants' co-stars America Ferrera reunites with 'Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants' co-stars
5
Poll: Voters don't like Republicans but will vote for them Poll: Voters don't like Republicans but will vote for them
x
Feedback