President Barack Obama has promised to overhaul the US' surveillance programs. There have been mixed reactions in Germany.
Germany has decided against launching a formal inquiry into accusations of NSA espionage in the country. Revelations by Edward Snowden do not provide "concrete evidence" for the offense, prosecutors said.
The US government has toughened the terms for Americans traveling to Cuba and doing business in the country. It makes good on a pledge made by President Donald Trump to roll back Obama's Cuban détente policy.
Russian government-backed hackers stole US secrets on how to penetrate foreign computer networks in 2015. This after a National Security Agency contractor put highly classified information on his home computer.
The US Justice Department has confirmed it has no records of wiretaps President Donald Trump claimed were made of Trump Tower. Its statement came in response to a freedom of information request by a government watchdog.
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