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May 22, 2018
Car bomb explodes in Kandahar, 16 dead, 38 wounded; toll likely to riseAt least sixteen people were killed and 38 were wounded on Tuesday when a minivan stuffed with explosives detonated as security forces were trying to defuse it in southern Afghanistan, officials said.
May 05, 2018
NSA collected 534 million records of phone calls and text messages of Americans in 2017: ReportThe sharp increase from 151 million occurred during the second full year of a new surveillance system established at the spy agency after US lawmakers passed a law in 2015 that sought to limit its ability to collect such records in bulk.
Feb 15, 2018
Donald Trump chooses Lieutenant General Paul Nakasone to head NSA and US Cyber CommandDonald Trump's cyber adviser, Rob Joyce, announced the president's pick in a tweet late Wednesday, praising Nakasone for having a strong background in cyber issues.
Feb 14, 2018
Shooting outside NSA headquarters in Maryland leaves 3 injured; suspect detainedA shooting incident reported from outside the headquarters of the secretive National Security Agency (NSA) has three people injured
Feb 11, 2018
US intelligence officials sent coded messages via Twitter to Russian spy who claims to have NSA dataThe NSA reportedly paid about $100,000 to the Russian in hopes of recovering Shadow Brokers data.
Jan 26, 2018
Major global technology providers have allowed Russian authorities to hunt for vulnerabilities in software widely used across the US governmentThe practice potentially jeopardizes the security of computer networks in at least a dozen federal agencies, U.S. lawmakers and security experts said.
Jan 19, 2018
US Senate renews NSA's warrantless internet surveillance program bill for six yearsNSA is empowered to eavesdrop on vast amounts of digital communications via American companies like Facebook Inc, Verizon Communications Inc.
Jan 17, 2018
NSA's internet surveillance program advances as years-long effort by privacy advocates falls short by one voteThe bill allows the NSA to eavesdrop on information from foreigners living outside the US via American companies
Dec 04, 2017
Former NSA employee pleads guilty to keeping top secret documents at homeNghia Hoang Pho, 67, of Ellicott City, Md., pleaded guilty to willful retention of national defence information, according to federal law enforcement officials
Nov 16, 2017
Kaspersky Lab release new details about how its software uploaded classified NSA documentsPrevious reports alleged that Kaspersky had uploaded National Security Agency files from an intelligence worker’s home computer in 2015.