Several senators are asking the nation's top intelligence official to release more information about the communications of American citizens swept up in surveillance operations.
By Deb Riechmann, Associated Press
A federal board responsible for protecting Americans against abuses by spy agencies faces an uncertain future just weeks before President-elect Donald Trump takes office.
By Tami Abdollah, Associated Press
The House has used a rare show of unanimity to approve legislation requiring the government to get a warrant if it wants people's older emails.
By Alan Fram, Associated Press
By Nick Corcodilos
Identity theft is a serious concern, and there should be good reasons why you should be required to take the risk.
By Jay Hancock, Kaiser Health News
“The privacy issues are profound,” said Pam Dixon, executive director of the World Privacy Forum, an advocacy group. “If people are being asked to wear a biometric electronic device, or use a mobile app or work within a wellness program,…
The U.S. government wants to be able to read certain data that's inaccessible to intelligence agencies due to encryption. At a Senate hearing, FBI director James Comey said the privacy technology can be a double-edged sword, detrimental to public safety.
By Ken Dilanian, Associated Press
Barring a last-minute deal in Congress, three post-Sept. 11 surveillance laws used against spies and terrorists are set to expire as Sunday turns into Monday…
By Associated Press
A federal court has ruled that the government's search of a traveling businessman's laptop at the California border was unreasonable and violated his privacy…
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