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February 14th, 2014
07:06 PM ET

NSA: Snowden used colleague's password

A new memo from the NSA to Congress reveals that Edward Snowden got a colleague's password that allowed him to obtain even more information. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • Edward Snowden • NSA
January 23rd, 2014
08:24 PM ET

Watchdog report: NSA surveillance illegal

CNN's Brian Todd combs through a new report from a privacy watchdog board commissioned by the government that says some of the NSA's surveillance is illegal - just as Edward Snowden speaks out in an online chat session.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • Edward Snowden • NSA
January 3rd, 2014
07:04 PM ET

Adviser: Snowden not amenable to plea deal

Edward Snowden's legal adviser discusses the possibility of his return to the United States.


Filed under: Edward Snowden • Jim Acosta • NSA leaks
January 2nd, 2014
07:08 PM ET

Should NSA leaker Snowden get clemency?

The New York Times has called for clemency for NSA leaker Edward Snowden. Our panel debates possible ways forward.


Filed under: Edward Snowden • NSA leaks
December 17th, 2013
07:30 PM ET

NSA leaker offers deal to Brazil

The NSA leaker Edward Snowden, stuck in Russia where he has been granted temporary political asylum, has offered a deal to Brazil: In exchange for assistance in fighting NSA surveillance, give me political asylum. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.


Filed under: Brazil • Edward Snowden • Jim Sciutto • NSA leaks
October 21st, 2013
07:35 PM ET

France fumes over U.S. surveillance

CNN's Jim Sciutto reports on the new claim that the NSA intercepted the phone calls of U.S. allies on a "massive scale."

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Filed under: Edward Snowden • France • Jim Sciutto • NSA leaks
August 23rd, 2013
01:06 PM ET

Mueller: U.S. not a 'big brother' state

Outgoing FBI Director Robert Mueller talks to Joe Johns about the NSA surveillance program, Edward Snowden's leaks, and U.S. security after Sept. 11.


Filed under: Edward Snowden • FBI • Joe Johns • National security • NSA leaks
August 2nd, 2013
10:28 AM ET

Will Obama make Putin pay?

There is bipartisan outcry for President Obama to be aggressive toward Russia after it granted Edward Snowden asylum.

RELATED STORY: Snowden out of airport, still in Moscow


Filed under: Edward Snowden • Jim Acosta • NSA leaks • President Obama • Russia
July 29th, 2013
11:36 AM ET

Snowden's dad: I'm an angry American now

Edward Snowden's father steps up his fight to defend his son, who is still seeking a country that will grant him asylum.

RELATED STORY: Glenn Greenwald on Edward Snowden: "If I were the U.S. government, I would be praying for his health"


Filed under: Edward Snowden • NSA leaks • Russia
July 11th, 2013
11:15 AM ET

How would Snowden get to Venezuela?

CNN's Tom Foreman shows what routes Edward Snowden might take to get to Venezuela.

RELATED STORY: Is Snowden ready to take flight? WikiLeaks hints at next move


Filed under: Edward Snowden • NSA leaks • Tom Foreman
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