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National Security Agency headquarters Fort Meade Maryland
2014-05-23 04:44:02

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Thursday the United States House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly to limit the National Security Agency's (NSA) mass collection of telephone records. In a 303 to 121 vote, the House approved scaled-back legislation that was seen as sending a clear message that both parties no longer favor the NSA's power to collect bulk surveillance data. Last year the House was much more divided than this year, but anger over the leaks from...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.