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Panel calls for limits on US surveillance
Recommendations include halting the NSA's collection of telephone records and new rules for spying on foreign leaders.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2013 00:30 GMT
Reports: NSA broke privacy rules repeatedly
US security agency's audit found 2,776 incidents of unauthorised communications collection, newspaper says.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2013 09:37 GMT
US spy chiefs admit snooping on Americans
Deputy director says NSA has ability to read phone records of millions of citizens while looking for one terror suspect.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2013 03:05 GMT
US declassifies data gathering documents
Papers reveal authorisation of bulk telephone data mining as NSA deputy is grilled at hearing over whistleblower.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2013 18:18 GMT
How to be a rogue superpower
The USA's implacable pursuit of Edward Snowden demonstrates the sole superpower's reach and suppression of information.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2013 13:06 GMT
Secret court okays continued US surveillance
US intelligence director announces renewal of controversial telephone surveillance programme amid privacy concerns.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2013 06:17 GMT
Pressure mounts on US spy programme
Congressmen slam Prism as "off the tracks" and in serious violation of law as pressure mounts to change practices.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2013 01:05 GMT
UK fly alert over US spy agency whistleblower
Airlines urged not to fly Edward Snowden to UK as US prepares to prosecute contractor who leaked surveillance details.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2013 14:22 GMT
US to prosecute NSA leaker Snowden
US government taking steps to prosecute contractor who leaked information on wide-scale surveillance programme.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2013 03:10 GMT
US to review spy leak's potential damage
Move separate from criminal investigation into leaks about NSA's broad monitoring of phone and internet activity.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2013 01:35 GMT
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