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House Pulls Surveillance Measure After Trump Tells Republicans to Vote No

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House Democratic leaders on Thursday withdrew legislation that would revive expired F.B.I. tools to investigate terrorism and espionage and add privacy protections for Americans, after...
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House to Vote on Limiting F.B.I. Power to Collect Americans’ Internet Data

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WASHINGTON — House leaders have agreed to permit a vote on tightening limits on when the F.B.I. may collect Americans’ internet browsing and search records...
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Senate Considers Trump’s Pick to Lead Intelligence Agencies

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WASHINGTON — The Senate on Tuesday began to consider the nomination of Representative John Ratcliffe, Republican of Texas, to be the director of national intelligence,...
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National Security Surveillance on U.S. Soil Fell Amid Scrutiny of Russia Inquiry

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WASHINGTON — The number of people targeted for court-approved surveillance by counterterrorism and counterintelligence investigators in 2019 plunged to its lowest level in at least...
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New Details Hint at Risk of Russian Misinformation in Dossier

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WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has declassified several footnotes from a report about the F.B.I.’s Trump-Russia investigation, providing details hinting anew at the possibility that...
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National Security Court Orders Deeper Look at 29 F.B.I. Wiretap Applications

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WASHINGTON — A secretive court that oversees national security surveillance ordered the F.B.I. on Friday to conduct a searching review of 29 wiretap applications in...