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IRS tracks your phone with StingRays

If you thought the IRS had a bad reputation before, it's about to get worse. There is mounting evidence that the Internal Revenue Service...
Happening Now December 5, 2015

NSA phone spying program ends

The USA Freedom Act that Congress passed in June has finally gone into effect, replacing key parts of the Patriot Act dealing with NSA surveillance....
Happening Now November 30, 2015

Meet the NSA's best friend in spying on your Internet traffic

Your personal information has been secretly tapped for the National Security Agency by telecommunications companies for years. In fact, countless billions of emails and...
Happening Now August 17, 2015

U.S. could deal with Edward Snowden

The Justice Department is considering cutting the former National Security Agency employee and whistleblower Edward Snowden a deal. Click here to read more.
Happening Now July 10, 2015

Secret FBI air force spies on U.S. citizens

Do you ever feel like you are being watched? Next time you get that feeling, look up. You may see a small airplane circling...
Happening Now June 3, 2015

Government spy planes over Baltimore

These days, it seems like you can find out nearly anything on the Internet. And even if you can't find it, now you can...
Happening Now May 8, 2015

A government surveillance blimp is spying on the East Coast

When you think of surveillance, you probably imagine stealth drones, secret wiretaps and hidden cameras. Everything that can be hidden and concealed. But if...
Happening Now December 18, 2014

FBI fights against companies trying to protect your personal info

The FBI has been sending National Security Letters (NSLs) to corporations for years, demanding both their private customer information and silence. On Wednesday, the...
Happening Now October 6, 2014

Child porn bust lands the military in hot water – but not why you may think

The military is spying on civilian computers to try and catch criminals. Is your computer safe?
Happening Now September 16, 2014

Boston schools install cameras on every school bus, parents outraged

George Orwell's 1984 has come to Boston, but Big Brother didn't get quite as far as it might have hoped. This summer, the School Department installed more...
Happening Now September 9, 2014