Edward Snowden

Nika Knight, staff writer
Amnesty International earlier this month floated a hot air balloon with whistleblower Edward Snowden's portrait above the Statue of Liberty in New York City.
President Barack Obama has only days remaining in the White House and he must use that time to pardon whistleblowers and political prisoners, argue human rights advocates and prominent journalists, before the far-right administration of president-elect Donald Trump takes charge. Obama has an extraordinarily poor record on pardons, the New York...
Jenna McLaughlin, The Intercept
Sen. Dan Coats (R-Ind), Trump's pick to succeed James Clapper as director of national intelligence. (Photo: Jason Reed/Reuters)
Colleagues of former Sen. Dan Coats, R-Ind., describe the septuagenarian as...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Edward Snowden
The House Intelligence Committee on Thursday released a heavily redacted,...