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32 min ago | Truthdig
Sen. Dianne Feinstein, a California Democrat and head of the Senate Intelligence Committee, accused the CIA of spying on Senate staffers.
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4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
Ben Emmerson, UN Special Rapporteur on Counter Terrorism and Human Rights speaks during a press conference about his annual report to the Human Rights Council on the use of remotely piloted aircraft, or drones, in extraterritorial lethal counter-terrorism operations, at the European headquarters of the United Nations, in Geneva, Switzerland, ... (more)
8 hrs ago | The Brad Blog
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13 hrs ago | National Public Radio
For President Barack Obama, a public spat between his trusted ally at the CIA and a loyal Democratic senator has put into sharp focus his complicated role in managing the post-Sept.
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Stand-up comedy has never been the forte of Michael Hayden, former four-star Air Force general, former director of the National Security Agency and former director of the Central Intelligence Agency.
Over National Park Service objections, a House panel on Thursday approved a bill to redesignate the current 12,117-foot Mammoth Peak as Mount Jessie Benton Fremont.
The first punch : Dianne Feinstein didn't mean to pick a fight with Edward Snowden when she took to the floor of the Senate on Tuesday to demand that the C.I.A. apologize after they, in her words, "went and searched the committee's computers."
"What keeps me up at night, candidly, is another attack against the United States," Sen. Dianne Feinstein said last month in what was, then, her routine defense of the mass global surveillance being conducted by the National Security Agency and other U.S. intelligence agencies.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, leaves the chamber just after saying that the CIA's improper search of a stand-alone computer network established for Congress has been referred to the Justice Department, at the Capitol in Washington.
CIA Director John O. Brennan is facing new pressure from the Senate Democrat in charge of the agency's secret budget.
Computerworld - Sen. Dianne Feinstein's claim earlier this week that the CIA violated provisions of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act when it accessed computers used by members of the Senate Intelligence Committee, could be hard to substantiate, according to a leading legal expert.
Democratic Sen. Mark Udall of Colorado may have disclosed internal Senate Intelligence Committee proceedings about an investigation into the CIA, and some Republicans say the incident should be reviewed by the Ethics Committee.
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Sen. Dianne Feinstein has a hard-won reputation as one of Washington's staunchest supporters of the nation's spy agencies, one that sent the California Democrat 's poll ratings to a record low last year following her defense of the Obama administration's collection of Internet and phone records.