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In this handout photo provided by The Guardian, Edward Snowden speaks during an interview in Hong Kong. Snowden, a 29-year-old former technical assistant for the CIA, revealed details of top-secret surveillance conducted by the United States' National Security Agency regarding telecom data. (Photo by The Guardian via Getty Images)

Report: NSA Leaker Edward Snowden Avoids Extradition, Bound For Ecuador

An Aeroflot flight from Hong Kong believed to be carrying Edward Snowden landed in Moscow. On Sunday afternoon, WikiLeaks said Snowden was going to Ecuador to seek asylum.

06/23/2013

Protesters march at the Democratic National Convention (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Opinion: Democrats Take Their Turn With Gaffes And Negative Press At Convention

Commonly referred to as “what goes around, comes around’, the Republicans are finding plenty to take shots at as the Democrats conduct their week in the ‘often dubious’ political spotlight called “the Convention”.

09/06/2012

Logo of the group "Anonymous." (credit: CBS News)

FBI Raids Brooklyn & L.I. Homes In Connection With Hacking Group ‘Anonymous’

An FBI spokesman told 1010 WINS’ Carol D’Auria that search warrants were executed and computers were seized at the homes.

07/19/2011

A WikiLeaks truck is seen near Lincoln Center - New York, NY - Jul 13, 2011 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

What’s Up With That WikiLeaks Truck Near Lincoln Center?

To people passing by West 66th Street, it’s worth a second look, or a photo.

07/13/2011

George Steinbrenner

Wikileaks Cable Compares Ahmadinejad To Steinbrenner

George Steinbrenner often compared himself to powerful, iron-fisted leaders. Assuredly, the late New York Yankees owner never had the Iranian president in mind.

03/04/2011

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Gawker.com Says User Database Was Compromised

Gawker Media Inc. is urging subscribers to change their passwords because someone has managed to hack into the company’s user database.

12/12/2010

Julian Assange (credit: AP)

MasterCard Site Hammered After WikiLeaks’ Founder Arrest

Supporters of the organization that has released thousands of classified government documents said they would attack companies and groups hostile to its founder.

12/08/2010

Julian Assange (credit: AP)

WikiLeaks’ Assange Fights Extradition To Sweden

If he challenges his extradition to Sweden, he will likely be remanded into custody or released on bail until another judge rules on whether to extradite him, a spokeswoman for the extradition department said.

12/07/2010

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Columbia U Diplomacy Students Warned About Cables

Columbia University students eyeing careers in diplomacy are being warned to avoid linking to or posting comments about secret U.S. documents released by the WikiLeaks website.

12/04/2010

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NY Pol Praises New Whistle-Blower Safety Legislation

Congress is poised to pass legislation giving employees in the most sensitive government jobs a way to report corruption, waste and mismanagement without turning to outside organizations like WikiLeaks.

CBS New York–12/01/2010

The WikiLeaks homepage is seen on Nov 28, 2010 - Photo: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images

WikiLeaks ‘Cablegate’ Site Hit By Powerful Cyber-Attack

NEW YORK (CBS/AP) – The WikiLeaks website said it came under a forceful Internet-based attack on Tuesday morning, making some of the content, including the controversial “Cablegate” documents, inaccessible for hours to users in the U.S. and Europe. […]

CBS New York–11/30/2010

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Brace For The Post-WikiLeaks Information Big Chill

The Pentagon has detailed new security safeguards, including restraints on small computer flash drives, to make it harder for any one person to copy and reveal so many secrets.

CBS New York–11/30/2010

The WikiLeaks homepage is seen on Nov 28, 2010 - Photo: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images

King, Lieberman Condemn Latest WikiLeaks Disclosure

The top Republican on the House Intelligence Cmte. said the disclosure of classified State Dept. documents undermines U.S. credibility with the rest of the world.

11/29/2010

Photos: Julian Assange (AP), WikiLeaks (Getty Images), Rep. Peter King (Getty Images)

King: WikiLeaks Release ‘Worse Than Military Attack’

The classified diplomatic cables released by online whistle-blower WikiLeaks and reported on by news organizations in the United States and Europe is facing heavy criticism from Washington.

11/28/2010