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Court rejects lawsuit against NSA on "state secrets" grounds

Sep. 15, 2021 19:49 PM EDT

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — A divided federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of an ACLU lawsuit challenging a portion of the National Security Agency's warrantless surveillance of Americans' international email and phone communications. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court...

Today in History

Sep. 15, 2021 00:11 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Sept. 15, the 258th day of 2021. There are 107 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 15, 2001, President George W. Bush ordered U.S. troops to get ready for war and...

Today in History

Aug. 01, 2021 00:13 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, Aug. 1, the 213th day of 2021. There are 152 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 1, 1907, the U.S. Army Signal Corps established an aeronautical division, the...

Probe: Journalists, activists among firm's spyware targets

Jul. 18, 2021 23:08 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — An investigation by a global media consortium based on leaked targeting data provides further evidence that military-grade malware from Israel-based NSO Group, the world’s most infamous hacker-for-hire outfit, is being used to spy on journalists, human rights activists and...

Oliver Stone revisits JFK assassination in new documentary

Jul. 12, 2021 10:12 AM EDT

CANNES, France (AP) — Thirty years after “JFK,” Oliver Stone has returned to the assassination of John F. Kennedy, this time in a documentary. “JFK Revisited: Through the Looking Glass" is a kind of non-fiction addendum to one of Stone's most sensational and...