NSA leaker

Tampa Bay Times reporters Michael LaForgia, left, and Will Hobson, center, are congratulated by Editor and Vice President Neil Brown, right, after they won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Local Reporting,  Monday, April 14, 2014 in St. Petersburg, Fla. Hobson and LaForgia won in local reporting for writing about the squalid housing for the city's homeless. (AP Photo/The Tampa Bay Times, James Borchuck)

Post and Guardian win Pulitzers for NSA revelations

NEW YORK (AP) — The Washington Post and The Guardian won the Pulitzer Prize in public service Monday for revealing the U.S. government’s sweeping surveillance efforts in a blockbuster series of stories based on secret […]

04/14/2014

James Clapper Jr., US Director of National Intelligence (AP Photo)

Clapper calls on Snowden to return NSA documents

WASHINGTON (AP) — Director of National Intelligence James Clapper on Wednesday called on former NSA systems analyst Edward Snowden and his “accomplices” to return the rest of the secret documents he took before making them […]

01/29/2014

In this image made from video released by WikiLeaks on Oct. 11, 2013, former National Security Agency systems analyst Edward Snowden speaks during a presentation ceremony for the Sam Adams Award in Moscow, Russia. (AP Photo)

NSA leaker Snowden nominated for university post

LONDON (AP) — The University of Glasgow says Edward Snowden is among those running for the position of rector, the students’ representative to university management. The former National Security Agency contractor leaked documents disclosing details […]

01/21/2014

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

Snowden hits hurdles in search for asylum

MOSCOW (AP) – NSA leaker Edward Snowden’s best chance of finding refuge outside the United States may hinge on the president of Venezuela, who was in Moscow on Tuesday meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. […]

07/02/2013

Russia President Vladimir Putin (AP Photo)

Putin: Snowden must stop leaking secrets to stay

MOSCOW (AP) – Russia’s President Vladimir Putin says that National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden will have to stop leaking U.S. secrets if he wants to get asylum in Russia, something he says Snowden doesn’t […]

07/01/2013

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Biden asks Ecuador president to nix Snowden asylum

WASHINGTON (AP) – Vice President Joe Biden has asked Ecuador to turn down an asylum request from National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, the country’s president said Saturday.    Rafael Correa, in a weekly television […]

06/29/2013