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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014
By United Press International
Man gets 3 1/2 years for stealing Kim Kardashian's identity

Man gets 3 1/2 years for stealing Kim Kardashian's identity

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Feb. 1 (UPI) -- A Florida man who attempted to transfer thousands of dollars from Kim Kardashian's bank account into his own was sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison.

FBI uses drones since 2006, watchdog says

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- The FBI has tracked U.S. criminal activity with drones since 2006 but has not codified rules to protect privacy rights, a Justice Department watchdog says.

ACLU urges more control, accountability for the FBI

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Since the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, the FBI has morphed into a domestic surveillance agency with little accountability, a report said.

Police: Fla. man, woman used celebrities' information to steal money

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 21 (UPI) -- The U.S. Secret Service says it has arrested two suspects on charges of using stolen personal data to rip off celebrities including Beyonce and Bill Gates.
Google on Gmail: 'No legitimate expectation' of privacy

Google on Gmail: 'No legitimate expectation' of privacy

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 15 (UPI) -- Gmail users have no "legitimate expectation" their emails are private, Google Inc. said in a California court filing seeking a class-action lawsuit's dismissal.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013.
By United Press International
Obama nominates Comey to head FBI

Obama nominates Comey to head FBI

WASHINGTON, June 21 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama nominated James Comey as FBI director Friday, saying Comey will strike a balance between national security and civil liberties.

Obama set to nominate Comey to head FBI

WASHINGTON, June 20 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama plans to nominate a former prosecutor and Bush administration official as FBI director, a White House official told Politico.

Mueller: FBI has 'limited' use of drones

WASHINGTON, June 19 (UPI) -- FBI Director Robert Mueller acknowledged Wednesday the agency has "limited use" of drones for surveillance inside the United States.
Proposed bills would limit NSA' s surveillance programs

Proposed bills would limit NSA' s surveillance programs

WASHINGTON, June 14 (UPI) -- Senators critical of the National Security Agency's surveillance programs are introducing legislation to curtail collection of data.
FBI director defends electronic surveillance

FBI director defends electronic surveillance

WASHINGTON, June 13 (UPI) -- FBI Director Robert Mueller defended government monitoring Thursday, telling a U.S. House committee what has been done is legal and constitutional.
Snowden says U.S. has been hacking heavily worldwide for years

Snowden says U.S. has been hacking heavily worldwide for years

WASHINGTON, June 12 (UPI) -- Ex-CIA analyst Edward Snowden says the U.S. government has been hacking to gain information from hundreds of thousands of computers worldwide for years.

ACLU sues Obama administration officials in NSA phone surveillance case

WASHINGTON, June 11 (UPI) -- A civil liberties watchdog Tuesday sued a clutch of Obama administration officials in federal court in New York, challenging its phone surveillance enterprises.

Oregon man claims FBI present at his torture in UAE

PORTLAND, Ore., May 31 (UPI) -- A former Oregon businessman is suing the U.S. government and two FBI agents he says had him tortured in the Middle East after he refused to become an informant.
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FBI Director Robert Mueller III testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee regarding President Obama's request to extend his service for two years on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on June 8, 2011. FBI directors are limited to ten year terms so Congress would have to act to extend Mueller's term.. UPI/Roger L. Wollenberg
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Robert Swan Mueller III (born August 7, 1944) is the 6th and current Director of the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

Mueller was born in 1944 in New York City, the son of Alice C. (née Truesdale) and Robert Swan Mueller. He grew up outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. A 1962 graduate of St. Paul's School, he went on to receive an A.B. from Princeton University in 1966, an M.A. in international relations from New York University in 1967, and a Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1973.

Mueller joined the United States Marine Corps, where he served as an officer for three years, leading a rifle platoon of the 3rd Marine Division during the Vietnam War. He is a recipient of the Bronze Star, two Navy Commendation Medals, the Purple Heart and the Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry.

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