By MATT O’BRIEN and JANIE HAR, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 05/13 — San Francisco is on track to become the first U.S. city to ban the use of facial recognition by police and other city agencies,
By JOE McDONALD, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) 02/22 — Forgot to pay a fine in China? Then forget about buying an airline ticket.
Would-be air travelers were blocked from buying tickets 17.5 million times last year under a controversial “social credit”Read more »
By TAMMY WEBBER, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 02/22 — Police tapped into Chicago’s vast network of surveillance cameras — and even some homeowners’ doorbell cameras — to track down two brothers who later claimed they were paid by “Empire”
By YANAN WANG and DAKE KANG, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) 02/19 — The Chinese database Victor Gevers found online was not just a collection of old personal details.
NEW YORK (AP) 11/24 — A state lawmaker is proposing a change to New York’s gun laws to allow authorities to search social media for potential red flags before approving a handgun license.Read more »
Bob Barr 1 Sep 2018: Nearly 30 years ago, a young Arnold Schwarzenegger, appearing in a sci-fi movie, Total Recall, walked through an entryway monitored in real-time by thuggish officials,Read more »
By CHAD DAY and ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/31— President Donald Trump was overheard Tuesday night telling a Republican lawmaker he is “100 percent”
By MARY CLARE JALONICK, CHAD DAY and JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/30 — Brushing aside opposition from the Justice Department, Republicans on the House intelligence committee voted to release a classified memo that purports to show improper use of surveillance by the FBI and the Justice Department in the Russia investigation.
By JILL COLVIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/05 — The government inspected a record number of international travelers’ electronic devices last year, expanding a practice that has drawn alarm from privacy advocates.
By MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 11/29 — The Supreme Court is taking up a case about privacy rights that could limit the government’s ability to track Americans’
By MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 11/27 — Like almost everyone else in America, thieves tend to carry their cellphones with them to work.
By COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 11/25 — New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago and Las Vegas are among scores of police departments across the country quietly using a highly secretive technology developed for the military that can track the whereabouts of suspects by using the signals constantly emitted by their cellphones.
JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) 04/05 — President Donald Trump on Wednesday said his predecessor’s national security adviser might have committed a crime when she asked government analysts to disclose the names of Trump associates documented in intelligence reports.
JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) 04/04 — Susan Rice, the top national security adviser to former President Barack Obama, says it is “absolutely false”
JULIE PACE and DEB RIECHMANN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/23 — The chairman of the House intelligence committee says private communications of Donald Trump and his presidential transition team may have been scooped up by American intelligence officials monitoring other targets and improperly distributed throughout spy agencies.
MOSCOW (AP) 03/21 — A Kremlin spokesman has said a U.S. intelligence committee is “confused” after it heard testimony from FBI Director James Comey about an investigation into the Russian ties of President Donald Trump’s associates.
JONATHAN LEMIRE and SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/21— FBI Director James Comey’s testimony that the bureau has been quietly investigating possible links between associates of President Donald Trump and Russian officials since the summer enraged Democrats who already blamed him for rattling the 2016 campaign’s closing days.
ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press EILEEN SULLIVAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/21 — The FBI is investigating whether Donald Trump’s associates coordinated with Russian officials in an effort to sway the 2016 presidential election,
DEB RIECHMANN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/12 — It’s not just who did it, but why.
WikiLeaks’ release of nearly 8,000 documents that purportedly reveal secrets about the CIA’s tools for breaking into targeted computers,
MAE ANDERSON and BARBARA ORTUTAY, AP Technology Writers NEW YORK (AP) 03/09 These days, it’s possible to use your phone â and sometimes just your voice â to control everything from your TV to your lights,