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With US Senate in knots, spy provisions expire

Jun 01, 2015 - 10:12 AM

UPDATED Despite the Senate advancing a reform measure the USA Freedom Act it fails to get the Patriot Act over the finish line in time

INTEL HQ. The National Security Agency (NSA) headquarters at Fort Meade, Maryland, as seen from the air, January 29, 2010. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

US Senate blocks bill that would end bulk data dragnet

May 23, 2015 - 9:54 PM

Efforts to extend the USA Patriot Act are also rejected increasing the prospects that the legal underpinnings of the domestic surveillance program will expire by June 1

NSA HQ. The National Security Agency (NSA) headquarters at Fort Meade, Maryland, as seen from the air, January 29, 2010. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

US House passes bill ending NSA bulk data collection

May 14, 2015 - 9:51 AM

The USA Freedom Act is seen as a big win for privacy and civil rights advocates

INTEL HQ. The National Security Agency (NSA) headquarters at Fort Meade, Maryland, as seen from the air, January 29, 2010. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

'Jihadi John' contemplated suicide in 2010 – report

Mar 01, 2015 - 9:30 AM

Mohammed Emwazi named by media and experts as the militant thought to have beheaded at least five Western hostages held by the IS group was born in Kuwait but moved to London when he was a child and attended school and university in the capital

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