NSA surveillance expansion bill moves to House for a vote
The measure would give the NSA more power to snoop on digital targets.
Senators propose 'USA Liberty Act' to reauthorize NSA surveillance
It would add a warrant requirement, but critics say it doesn't go far enough.
Senators propose reforms to wide-reaching surveillance law
They would require the NSA to have a warrant before searching US citizens’ data.
US intelligence wants to make a key foreign surveillance law permanent
Congress to vote on extending FISA Section 702
Microsoft wasn't hammered by surveillance requests in 2016
Microsoft hammered by surveillance requests in 2016 (updated)
But the number of total affected users went down.
Obama expands the NSA's ability to share data with other agencies
The NSA can more easily disseminate "raw signals intelligence information" among the CIA, FBI and others.
Reuters: Yahoo email scanning done with a Linux kernel module
Politicians and privacy groups want to see the court order authorizing this bulk surveillance.
CIA and NSA doubled their searches for Americans' data in 2 years
They're really eager to sift through the NSA's communications database.