30 May '15, 6pm

Disagreement over impact if US #surveillance laws do expire: #NSA

Patriot Act’s future uncertain as Sunday night Senate vote looms President Barack Obama on Friday urged the Senate not to let the National Security Agency’s power to collect Americans’ phone records expire, warning that U.S. intelligence agencies could be left in the dark. Paul seeks ‘spying showdown’ in Sunday Senate meeting on NSA Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul said he’s ready for a “spying showdown” when the Senate holds a rare Sunday session, a sign he isn’t relenting in his fight against renewing anti-terrorism programs set to expire Monday. NSA winds down once-secret phone-records collection program The National Security Agency has begun winding down its collection and storage of American phone records after the Senate failed to agree on a path forward to change or extend the once-secret program ahead of its expiration at the end of the month. After brea...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/news/us/disagreement-over-impact-i...

Tweets

Parts of post-Sept. 11 #PatriotAct expire as Se...

stripes.com 01 Jun '15, 4am

FILE - In this April 7, 2015 file photo, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky. holds up his cell phone as he speaks before announcing the ...

Tesla Sidesteps Dealer Laws With Mobile Stores

Tesla Sidesteps Dealer Laws With Mobile Stores

hybridcars.com 30 May '15, 4pm

Never one to pause in the shadows for long, Tesla Motors is again showing its unconventional side with its new “mobile exp...

These 3 things represent almost half of US GHGs, so reducing their emissions is a big deal. https…

These 3 things represent almost half of US GHGs...

epa.gov 31 May '15, 5pm

EPA develops an annual report called the Inventory of U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Sinks (Inventory). This report tra...

FBI behind mysterious surveillance aircraft ove...

stripes.com 02 Jun '15, 11am

A small plane flies near Manassas Regional Airport in Manassas, Va., in May 2015. The plane is among a fleet of surveillan...

and incase you missed it yesterday, @iamjmsn pe...

blackcabsessions.com 02 Jun '15, 5pm

Jonathon Byers (The Badke Quartet) Shrink and Play Add to Playlist Close Video

Surveillance debate produces unusual alliances in Capitol by via Stars and Stripes

Surveillance debate produces unusual alliances ...

stripes.com 22 May '15, 5pm

Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt. listens during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Lauren Victoria Burke/AP Sen. Mi...

NSA whistleblower warns of surveillance state

stripes.com 07 Jun '15, 5am

Related To stop cyberattacks, NSA expanded Internet surveillance The Obama administration has expanded the National Securi...

China capital to roll out tough anti-smoking laws

China capital to roll out tough anti-smoking laws

channelnewsasia.com 30 May '15, 10pm

BEIJING: Beijing will ban smoking in restaurants, offices and on public transport from Monday (Jun 1), as part of unpreced...

Patriot Act’s future uncertain as Sunday night ...

stripes.com 30 May '15, 2pm

Related Paul seeks ‘spying showdown’ in Sunday Senate meeting on NSA Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul said he’s...

We continually conduct & evaluate rigorous scie...

rainforest-alliance.org 31 May '15, 12am

How does the Rainforest Alliance decide which research to undertake? We support research that helps us understand the outc...

McCain: US should allow sale of defensive weapo...

usnews.com 30 May '15, 8am

By LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press SINGAPORE (AP) — America needs to provide Vietnam with more defensive weapons, U.S. ...