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3 hrs ago | Ars Technica

Meet John Tye: the kinder, gentler and by-the-book whistleblower

Over the course of two phone calls, the former State Department official told Ars that anyone who has been following the government surveillance discussion since the Snowden disclosures has been too concerned with things like metadata collection.

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Related Topix: Journalism, US News, George Bush, W., The Washington Post Company, Non-Profit

Texas Tech Football #ALSIceBucketChallenge

LAPD Cop: If You Don't Want To Get Shot, Don't Challenge Me

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

11 hrs ago | American Reporter

Make My DayTHE Feller is a Smeller

It's always time to worry when you hear that something has to be done, and done right away, or else a calamity of unimagined proportions will strike.

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Related Topix: US News, Social Security, Personal Finance, US Politics, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Bernie Sanders

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Daily Kos

Five G.W. Bush Policies That Still Haunt Us

It's been nearly six years since George Walker Bush left his domestic and foreign policy messes behind for someone else to clean up.

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Related Topix: US News

Wired

September 2014: Patriot Act

Much of high-end auto racing has always been about squeezing a bit more kinetic energy out of each drop of gasoline.

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Related Topix: US News

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Nation

US' top terror cities: Old practice, new discourse

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/international/19-Aug-2014/us-top-terror-cities-old-practice-new-discourse For news details Read on : US' top terror cities: Old practice, new discourse Khaled A Beydoun - In the 13 years since the 9/11 attack, the US has exponentially expanded surveillance of its citizens.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Fri Aug 15, 2014

CNN

NSA spying on Americans: Congress can limit

For the first time in nearly 40 years, Congress looks poised to limit the powers of the U.S. intelligence community, an opportunity it should seize.

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Related Topix: US News, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Opinion

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Freshnews

NexTalkA Announces Deployment of Servers in Toronto, Enabling...

NexTalk Inc., a pioneering developer of interpretation and communication software, announced today the deployment of four communication and video servers in Toronto.

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Related Topix: US News

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Courthouse News Service

Judge Lets Feds Keep a Lid on Secret Court Opinion Transcripts

Transcripts from secret court opinions authorizing the collection of call records and telephone data from ordinary citizens will remain under wraps, a federal judge ruled Monday.

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Related Topix: US News

Mon Aug 11, 2014

American Reporter

Make My DayTHE Feller is a Smeller

It's always time to worry when you hear that something has to be done, and done right away, or else a calamity of unimagined proportions will strike.

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Related Topix: US News, Social Security, Personal Finance, US Politics, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Bernie Sanders

Courthouse News Service

More Unrest Over Rule for Death-Row Counsel

The future of how states appoint and compensate counsel for death-row prisoners remains unclear after a federal judge identified lingering procedural issues.

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Related Topix: US News

Sat Aug 09, 2014

WebWire

Legal Thriller “A Patriot's Act“ takes aim at Guantanamo Bay

The indefinite detention and torture of those suspected of terrorism in Guantanamo Bay and the USA Patriot Act are two of the most shameful incidents of our time In 'A Patriot's Act,' lawyer Brent Marks from 'Predatory Kill' http://amzn.com/B00JNNFEJ2 is back in action in the second novel of the popular legal thriller series by Kenneth Eade.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, US News

Fri Aug 08, 2014

American Reporter

Make My DayTHE Feller is a Smeller

It's always time to worry when you hear that something has to be done, and done right away, or else a calamity of unimagined proportions will strike.

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Related Topix: US News, Social Security, Personal Finance, US Politics, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Bernie Sanders

The Hill

Spy court orders release of phone surveillance opinion

The government needs to release a partially declassified opinion from the federal court overseeing surveillance activities about its bulk collection of phone records, the court said.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Democrat, Opinion

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Inquirer

US ruling on overseas cloud data presents challenges

USE OF THE CLOUD is growing all the time, with firms ranging from construction companies to local councils looking to embrace the benefits that hosting data, services and infrastructure in the cloud provides.

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Related Topix: US News, WebMD

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Washington Post

Are we getting fooled on surveillance reform? The ACLU responds

The following is a guest post by Gabe Rottman, a legislative and policy counsel at the American Civil Liberties Union 's Washington Legislative Office.

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Related Topix: ACLU, US Politics, US News, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Democrat, Sports

The Atlantic

Why Rep. Justin Amash's Primary Victory Matters

Rep. Justin Amash, a Michigan Republican, is one of the most important civil libertarians in the House of Representatives.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Justin Amash, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, ACLU

Tue Aug 05, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsAMERICA Without the Politics

It's always time to worry when you hear that something has to be done, and done right away, or else a calamity of unimagined proportions will strike.

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Related Topix: US News, Social Security, Personal Finance, US Politics, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Bernie Sanders

Sun Aug 03, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Urge senators to take up Freedom Act upon return from recess

After a 2008 presidential campaign that criticized the Bush administration for increased government surveillance and lack of government transparency with the Patriot Act, the Obama administration has since expanded those very things it sought to diminish.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, Patrick Leahy, Opinion

Daily Kos

The Right-Wing Farce That is Impeachment

Despite the rantings of the discredited Sara Palin, and others among the right, that President Obama should be impeached, a CNN/ORC International poll found that 65% of U.S. citizens do not want impeachment.

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Related Topix: Prison, US News, Pop/Rock, The Tea Party, Hillary Clinton, US Politics

Sat Aug 02, 2014

TechCrunch

Dear America, Would You Please Give Edward Snowden His Medal Of Freedom Already?

2014 : "Politically, it's plutonium now for a member of Congress in this environment to be supporting something that would enhance the government's ability to conduct electronic surveillance."

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Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, US News

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