Oakland passes public safety measures

The Oakland City Council voted unanimously to create a surveillance center in the heart of the city…

HK chief executive’s decision to let Snowden leave

There was no legal basis not to let Edward Snowden, the territory’s Chief Executive said on Monday…

FBI chief: Drones used in US for surveillance

The FBI uses drones inside the United States for surveillance of stationary subjects…

NSA director says surveillance foiled about 50 terror plots

The sweeping surveillance programmes had foiled some 50 terrorist plots worldwide, including one directed at the New York Stock Exchange…

Snowden says he’s proud being labeled a traitor by Cheney

The man who leaked details about top-secret U.S. government surveillance programs is defending his actions…

Whistleblower in US secret surveillance scandal reveals his identity

A 29-year-old intelligence analyst was revealed as the source of the disclosures about the U.S. government’s secret surveillance programs…