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Obama Meets With Tech CEOs About Privacy

Obama Meets With Tech CEOs About PrivacyFor the second time in recent months, President Obama welcomed a cadre of tech CEOs to the White House to talk about data privacy.

Latest Leak: NSA Burrowed Into Chinese Telecom Giant’s Servers

Latest Leak: NSA Burrowed Into Chinese Telecom Giant’s ServersThe National Security Agency has in recent years "pried its way into the servers" of Huawei, a Chinese telecommunications company that the spy agency has long suspected could work with the Chinese military to steal secrets from American firms and the U.S. government, The New York Times reported Saturday.

Obama Picks Michigan State To Win Men’s Basketball Title

Obama Picks Michigan State To Win Men’s Basketball TitleThe nation's "first basketball fan" has Michigan State winning it all in this year's NCAA Division I men's basketball championship.

U.S. And EU Impose Sanctions As Crimea Asks To Join Russia

U.S. And EU Impose Sanctions As Crimea Asks To Join RussiaCrimean officials say more than 95 percent of those who voted in Sunday's referendum endorsed the idea of joining the Russian Federation. There were, however, complaints about the vote and some signs of intimidation.

Senate Blocks Bill To Overhaul Military Sex Assault Prosecutions

Senate Blocks Bill To Overhaul Military Sex Assault ProsecutionsThe Senate has voted to block a bill that would have removed the authority of senior military commanders to prosecute sexual assault cases within their ranks.

Time For Tense Negotiations In Ukraine, Kerry Says

Time For Tense Negotiations In Ukraine, Kerry Says.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said all sides agree that the crisis on the Crimean Peninsula must be resolved through dialogue, but he acknowledged there has yet to be one-on-one discussions between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his Ukrainian counterpart.

Putin Says Those Aren’t Russian Forces In Crimea

Putin Says Those Aren’t Russian Forces In CrimeaPutin made the claims about a lack of involvement by Russian forces even though Russian military helicopters have been seen in the skies over Crimea, Russian trucks have been seen moving the armed men to key locations, and the soldiers in unmarked uniforms speak Russian and in some cases have told reporters and local residents that they are members of the Russian military.

CVS To Stop Selling Tobacco Products

CVS To Stop Selling Tobacco ProductsSaying it is "the right thing for us to do for our customers and our company to help people on their path to better health," the CEO of CVS Caremark announced Wednesday that the company's 7,600 pharmacies will stop selling cigarettes and tobacco products by Oct. 1.

Canada Used Airport Wi-Fi To Track Travelers, Snowden Leak Alleges

Canada Used Airport Wi-Fi To Track Travelers, Snowden Leak AllegesA classified document that's among the many secrets revealed by former U.S. National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden "shows that Canada's electronic spy agency used information from the free Internet service at a major Canadian airport to track the wireless devices of thousands of ordinary airline passengers for days after they left the terminal," CBC News reports.

Obama To Nominate Vice Adm. Michael Rogers As NSA Chief

Obama To Nominate Vice Adm. Michael Rogers As NSA ChiefPresident Obama has decided to nominate Vice. Adm. Michael Rogers, the current head of U.S. Cyber Command, as the next director of the National Security Agency, The New York Times, Reuters and CNN are reporting.