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Archives Officials Worried Clinton Might Send Records to Little Rock

Chief records officer disputes legal group’s interpretation of 2012 emails.

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What Happens if Patriot Act Section 215 Expires?

The Snowden leaks revealed that the NSA was interpreting the law to vacuum up millions of U.S. call records every day.

Watchdog Says Agencies Aren’t Tracking How Much They Spend on Smartphones

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The federal government spends about $1.2 billion each year on circa 1.5 million mobile devices and services.

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What Would Happen if Patriot Act Section 215 Expires

Edward Snowden’s leaks revealed that the NSA was interpreting the law to vacuum up millions of U.S. call records every day.

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FCC Prepares to Become the Internet's Privacy Cop

Internet providers will soon face new rules on how they can handle customer information.

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Obama Admin: Senate Needs to Pass NSA Reform Now to Avoid National Security 'Uncertainty'

With the House out for Memorial Day, it’s up to the Senate to handle the coming expiration of key provisions of the Patriot Act.

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Hackers Scavenge CareFirst and Manipulate the Federal Reserve

Just another week in ThreatWatch, our regularly updated index of noteworthy data breaches.

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Inside the USAJobs Revamp and Other Digital Summit Highlights

Successful programs tended to come at problems from a user-centric point of view.

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Edward Snowden: Rand Paul's 'Filibuster' Is a 'Sea Change'

The ex-spy answered Reddit users' questions about NSA reform Thursday.

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John Boehner on NSA: The Senate Must Act, But 'We’ll Certainly Look at What They Do'

The House speaker's remarks on Thursday suggest his chamber hasn't written off a "clean" renewal of the Patriot Act.

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Video: Apple Now Has New Location-Tracking Powers

How the tech company is improving upon GPS for its users.

Those participating in AMAs usually provide proof, as Snowden did Thursday.

In Reddit Chat, Edward Snowden Calls Rand Paul's Filibuster a 'Sea Change'

The ex-spy answered users questions about NSA reform Thursday.

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When It Comes to Protecting their Data, Americans Still Trust the Government More Than Facebook

Six percent of Americans say they’re “very confident” records maintained by federal agencies will be kept private and secure.

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