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[Ticker] Macedonia sacks top prosecutor over wiretap scandal

Austrian soldiers to stop migrants from Italy<p>17. Aug, 09:28<p>Austria is sending soldiers to stop migrants coming from Italy, while Bulgaria has said …

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A researcher turned an Amazon Echo into a makeshift wiretap

Don't get too worried: Someone would have to get physical access to your smart speaker to make it possible to listen in.<p>A security researcher found a way to break into an Amazon Echo smart speaker and turn it into a "wiretap," according to a British cybersecurity company. MWR Infosecurity …

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An Amazon Echo was rigged for wiretapping

A security researcher shows off a way to transform an older Echo into a fully functional wiretap -- but there's no need to panic yet.

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Attorney for mob defendant tells judge he plans to challenge wiretap warrant

A defense attorney for a Greater Springfield mob defendant told a federal judge in Worcester he plans to challenge the validity of a search warrant …

Crime

Kellyanne Conway says Trump 'doesn't think he's lying' about wire tapping and voter fraud allegations

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway claimed during an on-air spat with a CNN host that the president “doesn’t think he’s lying” about a number of …

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ongoing by Tim Bray · TLS Wiretap Fear

There is a hot lengthy ar­gu­ment go­ing on in the IETF’s TLS Work­ing Group which has been mak­ing me un­com­fort­able. It’s be­ing al­leged that …

Security

Trump may be cornered by the multinational Five Eyes spy system that Snowden warned about

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Gov't Intercepted Millions Of Conversations In Single Drug Investigation, Netted Zero Convictions

The most intrusive of your tax dollars hard at work: <i>US authorities intercepted and recorded millions of phone calls last year under a single wiretap</i> …

Surveillance

With a single wiretap order, US authorities listened in on 3.3 million phone calls | ZDNet

The order was carried out in 2016 as part of a federal narcotics investigation.<p>NEW YORK, NY -- US authorities intercepted and recorded millions of …

Privacy

Former AG Kane takes Fifth in wiretap case

Former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane, free on bail while she appeals her perjury conviction, invoked her Fifth Amendment right not …

Philadelphia

Trump still hasn’t told the truth about his Obama wiretap claims

President Trump on Thursday ended the 42-day mystery of his supposed James Comey tapes by finally admitting on Twitter that he didn't make any.<p>But …

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Wiretapping Is a Threat to Small Businesses -- Here's How to Protect Yourself

Wiretapping is serious business, and it's unwise to bank on the idea that it won't happen to you.<p>If you've paid any attention to the news lately, you've probably heard about President Donald Trump's explosive claim that former President Barack Obama wiretapped his phones at Trump Tower to interfere …

Small Business

California Finally Releases Wiretap Dataset

In 2016, California investigators used state wiretapping laws 563 times to capture 7.8 million communications from 181,000 people, and only 19% of …

Surveillance

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Trump aides had ‘intervention’ to curb his tweeting: report

Aides to President Trump reportedly organized an “intervention” recently in an attempt to get their boss to curb his infamous tweetstorms.<p>Trump’s …

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It Appears That Trump May Have Just Falsely Accused Himself of Wiretapping Himself

One of the big new items Friday morning is this Trump tweet.The most obviously concerning aspect of that message is that it appears to threaten …

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Democrats seek new probe on whether Trump meddled with FBI

Four Senate Democrats on Friday asked the Department of Justice's inspector general to open a new probe into any "political interference with the FBI’s investigation into" possible collaboration between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russian officials to upend the 2016 election.<p>Sens. Gary …

Government

Comey called Trump ‘crazy’ after Obama wiretapping claims: report

Comey reportedly told associates that Trump was "outside the realm of normal."

Government

Report: Trump 'Enraged' by FBI Russia Probe, Would 'Scream' at TV Coverage of Investigation

While it's clear just from President Donald Trump's public comments that he isn't happy with the FBI counterintelligence investigation into his …

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Mark Levin inspired Trump’s wiretapping conspiracy theory. Now he is turning on the president.

President Trump appears to be losing the support of Mark Levin, the conservative radio host who breathed life into a conspiracy theory that Barack Obama ordered the wiretapping of Trump Tower during the 2016 campaign.<p>On his show Tuesday, Levin slammed Trump's early-term leadership and scolded those …

Politics

Trump on Obama wiretapping claim: It has 'been proven very strongly'

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump suggested Monday he still believes his unsubstantiated allegations that President Barack Obama illegally tapped his phones during the 2016 campaign.<p>"I think our sides been proven very strongly and everybody's talking about it, and frankly, it should be discussed -- I …

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Trump cuts short interview when asked about unfounded wiretap claims – video

Donald Trump cut short an interview with CBS This Morning when he was questioned by John Dickerson about his baseless claims that Barack Obama wiretapped him during the election campaign. When asked why he had referred to Obama as a ‘sick’ man, Trump told Dickerson he had his ‘own opinions’ before …

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White House Scrambles After Donald Trump Aborts Interview Over Obama WIretap Question

When President Donald Trump told CBS News’ John Dickerson “I don’t stand by anything,” he was saying he stands by his claim that President Obama …

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Donald Trump Suddenly Refuses to Talk About His False Wiretapping Claims

Donald Trump is still convinced that former president Barack Obama ordered wiretapping of Trump Tower last year, despite a congressional …

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President Trump Suddenly Ends Interview When Asked About Obama Wiretapping Claim

President Donald Trump abruptly ended an interview with CBS after John Dickerson pressed him on his claims that former President Obama wiretapped him.<p>…

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Trump on wiretapping claims: 'I don't stand by anything'

It’s been nearly two months since Donald Trump said Barack Obama was at the center of a Watergate-like conspiracy, ordering an illegal wiretap of …

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Trump Cuts Off Interview After Being Pressed About Bogus Wiretapping Claims

In an interview aired on CBS’s <i>Face the Nation</i>, host John Dickerson backed Donald Trump into a literal corner over his baseless claim that Barack …

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Trump and Obama have officially broken up, and Trump is blaming wiretapping

President Donald Trump and his predecessor, Barack Obama, apparently are no longer on speaking terms.<p>In an interview with the <i>Washington Times</i> …

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Trump Abruptly Ended An Interview After Being Grilled On His Baseless Wiretapping Claims Against Obama

President Trump’s interviews to sum up his First 100 Days have, of course, been largely self-promotional. He whipped out printouts to brag about his electoral college win. He seemed clueless on basic facts about U.S. history. And he lamented how he missed his old life. Yet in this <i>CBS This Morning</i> …

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Trump on debunked wiretapping allegations: "Our side's been proven very strongly"

President Donald Trump's baseless claim that former President Barack Obama "wiretapped" Trump Tower and that the Obama administration "unmasked" …

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