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Jul 29, 2014

Senator pushes new version of bill to limit NSA phone records collection

U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy has introduced a new version of a bill to rein in the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of U.S. phone records in an effort to strengthen legislation that passed the House of Representatives this year. The new versi... #Vermont #U.S. House of Representatives #National Security Agency #U.S. Democratic Party

Jul 19, 2014

Death after cop's chokehold will test De Blasio's vow to change NYPD, mayor's allies say

Allies of Bill de Blasio said Saturday that a man's death after an officer used a banned chokehold would show whether the mayor can deliver on campaign rhetoric to change the NYPD. The police department is under fire after an amateur video showed off... #Al Sharpton #Brooklyn, NY #Letitia James

Jul 29, 2014

Banks and mobiles top consumers' problem list

Telecoms companies and banks have emerged as the firms requiring the most intervention by the state body charged with protecting consumer interests. The National Consumer Agency (NCA) has taken the unusual step of publishing a list of companies that ... #Eircom Group plc #Bank of Ireland #Karen O

Jul 30, 2014

Senate bill would overhaul NSA surveillance

The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee introduced a bill Tuesday to halt the federal government’s bulk collection of American’s telephone and Internet information. National Security Administration (NSA) campus in Fort Meade, Md. June 6, 2013 ... #Senate Judiciary Committee #National Security Agency #Fort Meade

Jul 29, 2014

Climate Change and the American Way

We Americans, myself included, are carefree users of energy. Since the dawn of the Industrial Age, we have enjoyed abundantly available and affordable energy so we're spoiled. Given that, a large degree of apathy toward the climate change crisis is n... #Senate Judiciary Committee #National Security Agency #Fort Meade

Jul 25, 2014

Rural telephone companies seek funding from Oklahoma's phone fee fund

By Paul Monies, Business Writer Rural telephone companies that are seeing a decline in federal funding to help provide basic phone service want to tap a state fund that comes from surcharges on telephone customer bills. More than a dozen cases are pe... #Senate Judiciary Committee #National Security Agency #Fort Meade

Jul 25, 2014

Rural telephone companies seek funding from Oklahoma's phone fee fund

By Paul Monies, Business Writer Rural telephone companies that are seeing a decline in federal funding to help provide basic phone service want to tap a state fund that comes from surcharges on telephone customer bills. More than a dozen cases are pe... #Senate Judiciary Committee #National Security Agency #Fort Meade

Jul 26, 2014

Berkshire Gas warns customers to be on guard against telephone scammers

A statement issued by Berkshire Gas on Friday notes that it has been receiving reports from customers about callers demanding payment by credit card over the phon Photo by Dwight K. Schrute/Flickr   Berkshire Gas is warning customers to watch out for... #Senate Judiciary Committee #National Security Agency #Fort Meade

Jul 22, 2014

Millions of police requests for Canadians’ data every year, documents show

OTTAWA—Government authorities have been making millions of requests to telecommunications companies for Canadians’ personal information as far back as 2006, newly released documents show. Internal documents from Public Safety Canada reveal authoritie... #Canada #Ottawa

Jul 15, 2014

Citigroup: The Original Gangsta

Barack Obama's Justice Department on Monday announced that Citigroup would pay $7 billion in fines, a move that will avoid a humiliating trial dealing with the seamy financial products the bank had marketed to an unsuspecting public, causing vast dam... #Bill Clinton #Barack Obama #Franklin D. Roosevelt #Wall Street #John S. Reed #U.S. Department of Justice #Citigroup #Wall Street Journal
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