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Man Gets 18 Months For Immigration Fraud

An Ocean City man has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for helping 70 people fraudulently apply for asylum benefits.

02/26/2014

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Mission Accomplished: NSA Leaker Edward Snowden Says He’s Already Won

For the first time, the man who leaked the personal files of the NSA speaks in an unapologetic 14 hour interview.

12/24/2013

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The Snowden Effect: Judge Rules NSA Phone Records Likely Unconstitutional

A federal judge makes a decision on the National Security Agency’s controversial phone surveillance program. This is just the latest development since former Maryland resident and NSA contractor Edward Snowden leaked classified material.

12/16/2013

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U.S. Pleas Fall On Deaf Ears: Russia Grants Snowden Asylum

Russia is ignoring U.S. pleas to send a man who leaked government secrets back to America. In fact, the White House is furious the country just granted asylum to former Marylander Edward Snowden.

08/01/2013

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NSA Leaker Edward Snowden Officially Asks For Asylum In Russia

NSA leaker, Edward Snowden, officially asks for asylum in Russia.

07/16/2013

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Snowden Holds Detailed Blueprints Of How The NSA Operates

NSA leaker Edward Snowden is still in limbo, and for now, still holding onto more classified secrets.

07/15/2013

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New Twist: Russia Has Yet To Receive Snowden’s Request For Asylum

A new twist in the unfolding story of Edward Snowden, the man who leaked NSA secrets to the world. Snowden confirmed he plans to seek asylum in Russia, but Russia has not received such a request.

07/13/2013

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Afghan Refugee Can Stay In U.S. Despite Assault Case

An appeals court has ruled that an Afghan refugee granted asylum in 1999 can stay in the U.S. despite pleading guilty to second-degree assault on a Montgomery County police officer.

05/19/2013