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NSA director: China can damage US power grid

NSA director: China can damage US power grid

WASHINGTON — China and “one or two” other countries are capable of mounting cyberattacks that would shut down the electric grid and other critical systems in parts of the United States, according to Adm. Michael Rogers, director of the National Security Agency and head of U.S. Cyber Command.

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Utah lawmaker questions city water going to NSA

Utah lawmaker questions city water going to NSA

FILE - This June 6, 2013, file photo, shows the National Security Agency's Utah Data Center in Bluffdale, Utah. A Utah lawmaker is questioning whether city water should be shut off to a massive National Security Agency data-storage facility outside Salt Lake City. Republican Rep. Marc Robert…

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Utah lawmaker questions city water going to NSA

Utah lawmaker questions city water going to NSA

Republican Rep. Marc Roberts, of Santaquin, looks on during a committee hearing Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at the Utah State Capitol, in Salt Lake City. Roberts, a Utah lawmaker, is questioning whether city water should be shut off to a massive National Security Agency data-storage facility o…

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Utah lawmaker questions city water going to NSA

Utah lawmaker questions city water going to NSA

FILE - This June 6, 2013, file photo, shows the National Security Agency's Utah Data Center in Bluffdale, Utah. A Utah lawmaker is questioning whether city water should be shut off to a massive National Security Agency data-storage facility outside Salt Lake City. Republican Rep. Marc Robert…

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Utah lawmaker questions city water going to NSA

Utah lawmaker questions city water going to NSA

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah lawmaker concerned about government spying on its citizens is questioning whether city water service should be cut off to a massive National Security Agency data storage facility outside Salt Lake City.

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This may be Congress' last chance to fix NSA

This may be Congress' last chance to fix NSA

Bill offers an opportunity to end an intrusive and ineffective spying program.

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Five myths about longtime White House adviser Valerie Jarrett

Five myths about longtime White House adviser Valerie Jarrett

She is conduit to people who should be on the administration's radar.

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Is the NSA actually making us worse at fighting terrorism?

The more that our personal privacy is respected and protected, the greater the danger we will face from evildoers.

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Kirkpatrick, Tobin talk about national security in debate

Kirkpatrick, Tobin talk about national security in debate

Congressional candidates also touch on economy and health care.

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Tucson fights release of cellphone tracking efforts

Tucson fights release of cellphone tracking efforts

Releasing information about cellphone traffic jeopardizes national security, city says.

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US investigators visit site where agent killed Sonora teen

US investigators visit site where agent killed Sonora teen

Border Patrol says it was responding to rock throwers. FBI probe is still open.

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Marana police get new heat-detection cameras

Marana police get new heat-detection cameras

Five cameras now being used by officers.

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Border agents: Mexican law-enforcement helicopter fires in Arizona

Border agents: Mexican law-enforcement helicopter fires in Arizona

Mexican officials deny the allegation.

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Border agents: Shots fired into Arizona from Mexican helicopter

Border agents: Shots fired into Arizona from Mexican helicopter

The shooting occurred on the Tohono O'odham Indian Nation

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CBP: Meth found hidden in accordion

CBP: Meth found hidden in accordion

Mexican national arrested at the Port of Nogales.

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Immigrant kids abused in CBP custody, groups say

A complaint filed against the Department of Homeland Security by several civil and human rights groups alleges abuse of immigrant children.

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Complaint against Homeland Security alleges abuse of immigrant children

Complaint against Homeland Security alleges abuse of immigrant children

Five organizations today filed a complaint to the Department of Homeland Security on behalf of 116 unaccompanied immigrant children.

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Arizona's fifth trusted-traveler enrollment center opens

The Tucson International Airport is the latest addition to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection enrollment centers for low-risk international travelers.

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