HONG KONG

Video frame grab provided by The Guardian shows whistle blower Edward Snowden. (AP Photo)

Obama: No wheeling or dealing to extradite Snowden

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The United States won’t be scrambling military jets or engaging in high-level diplomatic bartering to get National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden extradited to the U.S., President Barack Obama said Thursday. […]

06/27/2013

Video frame grab provided by The Guardian shows whistle blower Edward Snowden. (AP Photo)

Snowden mystery deepens; all eyes on airport

MOSCOW (AP) — Moscow’s main airport is still filled with media from around the world, three days after Edward Snowden arrived from Hong Kong. But the man they’re looking for is nowhere to be seen. […]

06/26/2013

US President Barack Obama (l) and President of Syria Bashar Assad. (AP Photo)

Obama hit by Snowden setbacks with China, Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — For President Barack Obama, National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden’s globe-trotting evasion of U.S. authorities has dealt a startling setback to efforts to strengthen ties with China and raised the prospect of […]

06/25/2013

Russia President Vladimir Putin (AP Photo)

Putin says no to US request to extradite Snowden

NAANTALI, Finland (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says that National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden is in the transit zone of a Moscow airport and will not be extradited to the United States. Putin […]

06/25/2013

LAX

Renovated terminal to be unveiled at LA airport

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A newly renovated terminal at Los Angeles International Airport could make it tough to remember there’s a plane to catch. When it opens in August, the cavernous Tom Bradley International Terminal […]

06/24/2013

Julian Assange

White House urges Moscow to expel Snowden to US

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. assumes National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden remains in Russia, and officials are working with Moscow in hopes he will be expelled and returned to America to face criminal charges, […]

06/24/2013

Jay Carney, White House Press Secretary (AP Photo)

Carney: Release of Snowden hurts China relations

  WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it is “not buying” that the decision by Hong Kong authorities to let admitted leaker Edward Snowden leave for Russia was a technical decision. It says it […]

06/24/2013

Video frame grab provided by The Guardian shows whistle blower Edward Snowden. (AP Photo)

Snowden not on flight to Cuba, whereabouts unclear

MOSCOW (AP) — A plane took off from Moscow on Monday headed for Cuba, but the seat booked by National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden was empty, and there was no sign of him elsewhere […]

06/24/2013

Video frame grab provided by The Guardian shows whistle blower Edward Snowden. (AP Photo)

Ecuador says Snowden seeking asylum there

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Ecuador is analyzing an asylum request from National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, wanted for revealed classified U.S. secrets, an Ecuadorian minister said Monday. “We are analyzing it with a lot […]

06/23/2013

Video frame grab provided by The Guardian shows whistle blower Edward Snowden. (AP Photo)

Iceland businessman says plane ready for Snowden

REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — An Icelandic business executive said Friday that a private plane is on standby to transport National Security Agency secrets leaker Edward Snowden from Hong Kong to Iceland. Olafur Vignir Sigurvinsson said […]

06/21/2013

George Zimmer in Men's Wearhouse commerical on YouTube.

Men’s Wearhouse ousts founder, pitchman Zimmer

NEW YORK (AP) — Apparently, Men’s Wearhouse Inc. doesn’t like the way its founder looks anymore. In terse release issued Wednesday, Men’s Wearhouse said it has fired the face of the company and its executive […]

06/19/2013

(AP Photo)

Witness says man who disrupted flight ranted about CIA

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Passengers aboard a flight from Hong Kong jumped on a man who began ranting about national security and the CIA, then bound his hands and feet for the final six hours […]

06/17/2013

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