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Feds: NY student wanted to join al-Qaida

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York high school student secretly pleaded guilty to federal charges accusing him of trying to join an offshoot of al-Qaida in Yemen so he could die fighting jihad, authorities […]

06/26/2013

Bradley Manning, US soldier accused of leaking classified material to the Wikileaks website, arriving for pretrial hearing, Fort Meade, Maryland on May 21, 2013. (AP Photo)

Manning trial resumes as new leak scandal unfolds

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Army Pfc. Bradley Manning’s court-martial for giving hundreds of thousands of sensitive documents to WikiLeaks entered its second week Monday in a fresh spotlight cast by a brand-new leak by […]

06/10/2013

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NSA: The finder and keeper of countless US secrets

WASHINGTON (AP) — An email, a telephone call or even the murmur of a conversation captured by the vibration of a window — they’re all part of the data that can be swept up by […]

06/09/2013

Bradley Manning (AP Photo)

3 days in, WikiLeaks trial comes into focus

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Three days into Pfc. Bradley Manning’s court-martial for giving thousands of classified documents to WikiLeaks, prosecutors have shown the soldier was trained to guard classified information and knew it could […]

06/05/2013

US President Barack Obama

Text of President Obama speech on terrorism

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s speech on the fight against terrorism at the National Defense University, as provided by the White House: It’s an honor to return to the National Defense University. Here, at […]

05/23/2013

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Subpoena of AP records revives media shield bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The controversy over the government’s secret subpoena of Associated Press telephone records has revived legislation that protect journalists from having to reveal their sources to federal investigators — and the White House […]

05/16/2013

Sulaiman bu Ghaith (AP Photo)

Bin Laden spokesman pleads not guilty to plot

NEW YORK (AP) — A senior al-Qaida leader and son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, captured in Jordan in the past week, pleaded not guilty Friday in federal court in New York to plotting against Americans in his role as the terror network’s top spokesman.

03/08/2013

Ben Affleck in scene from movie "Argo"

In fact-based films, how much fiction is OK?

Filmmakers have been making movies based on real events forever. But because three fact-based films are in contention, the issue has come to the forefront of this year’s Oscar race: Does the audience deserve the truth, the whole truth and nothing but?

02/19/2013

Leon Panetta

Obama salutes Panetta as he prepares to retire

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Calling it “the honor of my life,” Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said farewell to the U.S. military, capping a venerated public service career that spanned four decades.

02/08/2013

Jessica Chastain in scene from movie "Zero Dark Thirty" (Photo: Columbia Pictures/AP)

Chastain bests Arnold, Wahlberg at box office

NEW YORK (AP) — Jessica Chastain easily outmuscled Arnold Schwarzenegger and Mark Wahlberg over the weekend, topping the North American box office with her supernatural horror film “Mama.”

01/21/2013

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