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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

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

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

NSA leaker Snowden live chats in hiding

WASHINGTON (AP) — NSA leaker Edward Snowden is defending his disclosure of top-secret U.S. spying programs in an online chat Monday with The Guardian and attacking U.S. officials for calling him a traitor. “The U.S. […]

06/17/2013

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

NSA leaker Snowden not welcome in UK

LONDON (AP) — The British government has warned airlines around the world not to allow Edward Snowden, who leaked information on top-secret U.S. government surveillance programs, to fly to the United Kingdom. A travel alert, […]

06/14/2013

Daniel Ellsberg, peace activist known for release of the Pentagon Papers. (AP Photo)

Ellsberg: No leaks more significant than Snowden’s

KENSINGTON, Calif. (AP) — Pentagon Papers leaker Daniel Ellsberg calls the revelations by a government contractor on U.S. secret surveillance programs the most “significant disclosure” in the nation’s history. In 1971, Ellsberg passed the secret […]

06/11/2013

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

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

Bradley Manning

Prosecutor: Manning dumped info into enemy hands

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Army Pfc. Bradley Manning dumped hundreds of thousands of sensitive documents on to the Internet and into enemy hands, a prosecutor said Monday at the beginning of a trial for […]

06/03/2013

(AP Photo)

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

Bradley Manning

GI charged in WikiLeaks case admits making noose

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) – An Army private charged with leaking classified material to WikiLeaks says he tied a bedsheet into a noose while considering suicide during his pretrial confinement.

11/30/2012

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