Trump may pardon Julian Assange and Edward Snowden

U.S. 12/18/20, 16:08

President Donald Trump may announce today a pardon for people accused of various crimes, but the exact list of those who have benefited is not known. Among them are WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, former 2016 election campaign president Paul Manafort, and former CIA and National Security Agency employee Edward Snowden, according ...

Canada takes refugee who sheltered Snowden

America 03/25/19, 20:01

A Filipino woman who helped shelter former NSA contractor Edward Snowden when he fled to Hong Kong has been granted refugee status in Canada.Vanessa Rodel and her daughter Keana arrived in Toronto Monday evening."I feel so great and I feel like I'm free," she said.Vanessa Rodel and her 7-year-old daughter ...

Brazil’s president visits CIA on first US trip

Politics 03/18/19, 13:13

The president of Brazil visited CIA headquarters Monday on his first official trip to the U.S., an unusual move that reflects the country's shift in leadership to a more pro-American stance. President Jair Bolsonaro planned to discuss "international themes in the region" at the visit to headquarters in Langley, Virginia, according ...

Huawei exec pokes fun at US spying, Snowden at tech show

Europe 02/26/19, 04:38

A top executive at Chinese tech supplier Huawei has poked fun at U.S. intelligence as he sought to reassure people attending the world's biggest mobile industry show that the company's technology is secure.Guo Ping, Huawei's rotating chairman, used his keynote speech Tuesday at MWC Barcelona to fight back against U.S. ...

Nobel Peace Prize for 2018 to be announced Friday

Europe 10/05/18, 00:18

The Nobel Peace Prize is always widely anticipated and sometimes controversial.The Norwegian Nobel Committee, which will announce this year's prize on Friday, has received nominations for 216 individuals and 115 organizations. But only a few dozen of them are known — the committee keeps the list of nominations secret for ...

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