United States House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

Bangladeshi police stop a motorist for checking in front of the U.S. embassy building that remained closed due to security threat in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad)

US posts in Muslim world will remain closed

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. diplomatic posts in 19 cities in the Muslim world will be closed at least through the end of this week, the State Department said Sunday, citing “an abundance of caution.” State […]


The sign outside the National Security Administration (NSA) campus in Fort Meade, Md. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

House narrowly rejects effort to halt NSA program

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House narrowly rejected a challenge to the National Security Agency’s secret collection of hundreds of millions of Americans’ phone records Wednesday night after a fierce debate pitting privacy rights against the […]


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Lawmakers: Terrorists change tactics after leaks

WASHINGTON (AP) – Two senior Republican lawmakers say terrorists are already changing their behavior after leaks about classified U.S. data gathering programs. Rep. Mike Rogers offered no details, but says the revelations might also “make […]


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NYC students, hackers train for cybersecurity jobs

NEW YORK (AP) — Every week, a group of teenagers and 20-somethings dressed in hoodies get together in a tiny room on a college campus and plug in their laptops. They turn up the music, order pizza and begin furiously hacking into computer networks.


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Feds roll out cyber plan, say threat is escalating

WASHINGTON (AP) — Warning that American companies are the target of an intensive cyber espionage campaign, top security officials on Wednesday said they are struggling to defend the nation from attacks on its private computer networks.


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Congress tightens belt, trims spy budget for 2013

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress has drastically trimmed the budget for U.S. spies and satellites for 2013, though not quite as deeply as the White House wanted.


Petraeus: I didn't give any classified information to Broadwell

WASHINGTON (AP) – Former CIA Director David Petraeus says he never gave any classified information to Paula Broadwell. He spoke to CNN in his first interview since he was forced to resign because of his […]



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