World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 25, 2015
US President Barack Obama on Wednesday admitted his government had not always done enough to stop the "unrelenting nightmare" faced by relatives of hostages held abroad, as he eased restrictions on talking with captors.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 9, 2015
A Pakistani killer was granted a fourth stay of execution today, with campaigners saying his high-profile case will go to the Supreme Court over claims he was a juvenile when the murder was committed and so can not be put to death.
World News | Reuters | Friday June 5, 2015
Hackers breached the computers of the U.S. government agency that collects personnel information for federal workers in a massive cyber attack that compromised the data of about 4 million current and former employees, U.S. officials said on Thursday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 3, 2015
The FBI is operating a small fleet of aircraft to conduct warantless surveillance for criminal or counterterrorism operations, a spokesman said Tuesday.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 27, 2015
The owner and six officials of a Pakistani IT firm were today arrested for allegedly issuing fake degrees to its clients across the world and making millions of dollars through an elaborate network of fictitious universities.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 1, 2015
The FBI on Tuesday identified the driver of a car who was killed when he refused police orders to turn back from a gate at the National Security Agency headquarters outside Washington.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday March 4, 2015
The FBI is leading an investigation into reported shots fired on Tuesday near National Security Agency headquarters in Maryland and damage to an NSA building, an NSA spokeswoman said.
World News | Reuters | Thursday January 8, 2015
For the poor in Pakistan, justice is hard to obtain. For a young woman scarred by the sex trade, it is even harder.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 16, 2014
Sony Pictures organized a town hall-style meeting with staff Monday to discuss the massive cyber attack on the Hollywood studio, a day after hackers promised a big "Christmas gift."
World News | Wednesday December 3, 2014
The FBI said Tuesday it was investigating a cyberattack on Sony Pictures, amid reports that employee information as well as new films were being leaked online.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday October 8, 2014
Twitter Inc sued the U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday, intensifying its battle with federal agencies as the Internet industry's self-described champion of free speech seeks the right to reveal the extent of U.S. government surveillance.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 1, 2014
A new battle is brewing over privacy for mobile devices, after moves by Google and Apple to toughen the encryption of their mobile devices sparked complaints from law enforcement.
World News | Reuters | Thursday August 7, 2014
The Federal Bureau of Investigation wants to hire a contractor to grade news reports about the agency and brief staff on whether press coverage is favorable.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday August 6, 2014
Public concerns about the US government's secretive surveillance programs exposed by Edward Snowden have spawned a slew of encryption products and privacy services that aim to make electronic spying more difficult.
World News | Reuters | Thursday July 31, 2014
Tor, the prominent system for protecting Internet privacy, said on Wednesday many of its users trying to reach hidden sites might have been identified by government-funded researchers.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 18, 2014
A Sikh advocacy group in the US has asked the National Security Agency and the FBI to provide them information about alleged use of ethnic slurs in surveillance programmes targeting their community.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday July 15, 2014
Last November, Felix Lindner came very close to shutting down the power supply of Ettlingen, a town of almost 40,000 people in the south of Germany.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 5, 2014
Germany's federal prosecutors said Wednesday they had opened an investigation over alleged snooping on Chancellor Angela Merkel's mobile phone by the US National Security Agency in a case that has soured relations.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 7, 2014
An American FBI agent arrested in Pakistan for trying to board a plane while carrying pistol ammunition has been remanded in police custody until the weekend, officials said.
Chandni | Wednesday April 16, 2014
A Pakistani sessions court today directed the Federal Investigation Agency to register a case against film actress Meera and her husband Captain Naveed in connection with their alleged sex video which they uploaded on the social media.
Wednesday April 9, 2014
NHTSA said GM had also told the agency it was not able to respond fully because of an investigation into the recall by former federal prosecutor Anton Valukas, who has been hired by GM to conduct an internal probe.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 20, 2014
The US government's clandestine PRISM Internet program exposed by Edward Snowden targets suspect email addresses and phone numbers but does not search for keywords like terrorism, officials said on Wednesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday January 10, 2014
Fugitive intelligence contractor Edward Snowden's theft of 1.7 million secret documents could potentially put US military forces in "lethal" danger worldwide, American lawmakers warned on Thursday, citing a confidential Pentagon report.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 15, 2013
A former FBI agent was sentenced to more than three years in prison on Thursday for disclosing confidential national security information about a foiled bomb plot to an Associated Press reporter.