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Watch: NSA defector reveals she disclosed Russian election meddling

An NSA agent jailed for spying says she did it 'for the good of the American people'.

Watch: NSA defector reveals Russian election meddlingplayer

Macron demands answers from Americans on spying charges

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Merkel demanded the US and Denmark provide information on allegations of NSA spying.

Macron demands answers from Americans on spying chargesplayer

Reports emerge of US spying on Germany, EU states

A breaking report alleges the US NSA spy agency accessed Denmark's subterranean internet cables to spy on allied states.

Reports emerge of US spying on Germany, EU statesplayer

Medal for Distinguished Service given to Israeli National Security Advisor

U.S. National Security Advisor presented his Israeli counterpart Meir Ben-Shabbat with the highest honorary award given to non-US citizens.

US medal given to Israeli National Security Advisor

If Greece capitulates, Turkey will be bigger threat to Israel than Iran

Greek National Security Advisor Alexandros Diakopoulos discusses Turkey's opposition to Israeli-Greek-Cypriot pipeline.

If Greece capitulates, Turkey to threaten Israel more than Iranplayer

Several injured in shooting near NSA headquarters

Up to 3 reportedly injured as unauthorized vehicle tries to enter NSA headquarters in Fort Meade, Maryland. Investigation ongoing.

Several injured in shooting near NSA headquartersplayer

'US alerted France to Russian election hacking'

'Look, we're watching the Russians, we're seeing them penetrate some of your infrastructure.'

'US alerted France to Russian election hacking'

FBI, NSA chiefs to testify on Russia

House Intelligence Committee invites heads of FBI and NSA to appear at hearings on alleged Russian meddling in 2016 election.

FBI, NSA chiefs to testify on Russia

Germany: Snowden wanted to help Russia

German intelligence chiefs express suspicion NSA whistleblower focusing on Western actions.

Germany: Snowden wanted to help Russia, not fight injustice

Report: NSA chief made secret visit to Israel

Admiral Michael Rogers was reportedly in Israel last week to discuss cyber threats from Iran and Hezbollah.

Report: NSA chief made secret visit to Israel

Italy summons American ambassador over spying

Italy summons American ambassador to Rome after WikiLeaks reveals the NSA spied on ex-premier Silvio Berlusconi.

Italy summons American ambassador over WikiLeaks spying reports

Trump: Spying on allies? I'm open to that

Trump responds to report that Obama spied on Netanyahu, says he wouldn't rule that out if it make the United States great.

Trump: Spying on allies? I'm open to the possibility

House Intelligence chair to probe Netanyahu spying

Rep. Devin Nunes says his committee will look into report that the NSA spied on Netanyahu after it was supposed to limit such activities.

House Intelligence chair to probe NSA spying on Netanyahu

Report: Obama spied on Netanyahu after NSA reforms

Wall Street Journal reveals the United States intercepted Netanyahu's calls in order to monitor his campaign against the Iran deal.

Report: Obama spied on Netanyahu after NSA reforms

More Treachery: US Spied on Japanese Government

Wikileaks documents reveal that after Germany, France and Brazil, the US has spied on another key ally: Japan.

More Treachery: US Spied on Japanese Government

Leak: US Spied on Israeli Communications in Syria

Leak reveals Israel killed a top Syrian commando in 2008 during a party in his home; US had access to Israeli military communications.

Leak: US Spied on Israeli Communications in Syria

Documents Show US 'Routinely Spied' on Brazil

New documents reveal that the US has been spying on Brazil since 2011 in order to obtain economic advantages.

Documents Show That the US 'Routinely Spied' on Brazil

NSA Monitored French Presidents, Says WikiLeaks

NSA wiretapped Jacques Chirac, Nicolas Sarkozy, and Francois Hollande, new files exposed by WikiLeaks say.

NSA Monitored Three French Presidents, Says WikiLeaks

One Dead After Shots Fired at NSA Headquarters

Live aerial footage allegedly shows vehicles with extensive damage in apparent attack attempt; 1 dead.

One Dead After Shots Fired at NSA Headquarters

Israeli, UK, US Intelligence Cooperated Over Iran

Document leaked from NSA contractor Edward Snowden reveals trilateral arrangement between NSA, GCHQ, and IDF's 8200.

Israeli, UK, US Spies Cooperated to Monitor Iranian Leaders

Report: Snowden Leaked NSA 'Deal' with Israel

Interviewer claims Snowden leaked 'deal' for NSA to share spying information on Palestinian Arabs with Israel, via Unit 8200.

Report: Snowden Leaked NSA 'Deal' with Israel

Snowden Claims US 'Forced' Him to Stay in Russia

Snowden, Kerry trade barbs over NSA leaks. Kerry: 'A real man would turn himself in.'

Edward Snowden Claims US 'Forced' Him to Stay in Russia

NSA Able to Record '100%' of Others' Phone Calls

Sources reveal that the NSA has built a system capable of recording “100 percent” of a foreign country’s telephone calls.

NSA Able to Record '100%' of Other Countries' Phone Calls

Zuckerberg Phones Obama to Complain About NSA

Facebook founder calls President Obama in the wake of report that the NSA took advantage of Facebook for its spying program.

Zuckerberg Phones Obama to Complain About NSA Spying

NSA Used 'Angry Birds' to Spy on Users

New Snowden documents reveal: Spy agencies used "leaky" smartphone apps to collect information.

NSA Used 'Angry Birds' to Spy on Users

American Lawmakers: Snowden Had Help from Russia

Two Republican lawmakers suggest that Edward Snowden may have received help from a foreign power.

American Lawmakers Hint: Snowden Had Help from Russia

Obama Announces Reforms in NSA Surveillance

Obama proposes new protections for people whose information was collected, announces NSA will stop targeting friendly world leaders.

Obama Announces Reforms in NSA Surveillance

NSA Collected 200 Million Text Messages a Day

The NSA has collected almost 200 million text messages a day from across the globe, reveal Edward Snowden documents.

NSA Collected 200 Million Text Messages a Day

Obama Invites Merkel to Washington

President Obama invites German Chancellor to Washington, hoping to mend fences after revelations of U.S. eavesdropping on her cellphone.

Obama Invites Merkel to Washington After Spying Row

'There Are More Snowden Documents on Israel'

Glenn Greenwald, publisher of the Snowden documents, says Israel “absolutely right” in linking NSA spying to Pollard.

'There Are More Snowden Documents on Israel'

NSA Surveillance is Legal, Rules Federal Judge

Federal judge in New York rules that the NSA's bulk collection of data on nearly every phone call made in the United States is legal.

NSA Surveillance is Legal, Rules Federal Judge

Snowden: 'Mission Is Accomplished, I Already Won'

NSA whistleblower says in rare interview that his leaking of US spying documents has given society a 'chance to change itself.'

Snowden: 'My Mission Is Accomplished, I Already Won'

White House: We Collect Information Like Others

White House won't respond to reports that the NSA spied on Olmert and Barak. Israeli officials: We weren't surprised.

White House: We Collect Information Like All Other Countries

U.S., Britain Spied on Olmert and Netanyahu

Prime Ministers Netanyahu and Olmert were among those spied upon by the NSA, according to Snowden documents.

U.S., Britain Spied on Olmert and Netanyahu

Report: America Spied on Israeli Military

US spy agency reportedly spied on ‘high priority targets’ in Israel, while simultaneously sharing information.

Report: America Spied on Israeli Military

Snowden Willing to Testify Over Merkel Tapping

NSA whistleblower reportedly indicates his willingness to testify over the U.S. wiretapping of German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Snowden Willing to Testify Over Merkel Tapping

Report: American Spy Agency Hacked Google, Yahoo

American whistleblower says the NSA broke into Google and Yahoo data centers, giving it access to hundreds of millions of accounts.

Report: American Spy Agency Hacked Google, Yahoo Data

Head of Intelligence: They Collect Data on Us Too

National Intelligence Director James Clapper: just as U.S. allies collect information on the U.S., so do we collect information about them.

Head of U.S. Intelligence: They Collect Data on Us Too

U.S. Senator Speaks Out Against NSA Surveillance

Senator Diane Feinstein says she is "totally opposed" to NSA spying on leaders of American allies.

U.S. Senator Speaks Out Against NSA Surveillance

NSA Denies Obama Knew About Merkel Surveillance

NSA did not discuss with Obama "an alleged foreign intelligence operation" involving German Chancellor, says spokeswoman.

NSA Denies Obama Knew About Merkel Surveillance