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The FBI claims the government's surveillance program actually stopped a plot to bomb the NYSE, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. Ben Willis, Albert Fried and Company; Matt Cheslock, Virtu Financial; and CNBC's Bob Pisani, react.
Details have been revealed about a plot to blow up the NYSE that was thwarted by the NSA's surveillance program, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest details on the investigation into the NSA surveillance program, saying an NYSE terror plot was foiled. CNBC's Bob Pisani, and Niall Ferguson, Harvard economist, discuss.
CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest details on a thwarted plot to bomb the NYSE and testimony from Capitol Hill on the NSA surveillance program.
Former FBI special agent Jeff Lanza discusses why he believes NSA surveillance isn't designed for transparency, and whether the broad gathering of data is effective.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities, discuss the "new world era" of beefed up security in and around the NYSE and Wall Street.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest details from today's testimony before the House on the NSA surveillance program. And James Kallstrom, former assistant FBI director, addresses the issue of restoring "public trust" as well as protecting targets from terrorists.
FBI Deputy Director Sean Joyce testifies before the House and explains how government agencies were able to thwart terrorist attacks through the NSA monitoring program.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest details on the House hearing on NSA oversight methods. And a look at security at the NYSE and Wall Street, with Ben Willis, Albert Fried & Co., and CNBC's Bob Pisani.
The agency's director Keith Alexander will answer questions about the government's surveillance program before a House committee, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
NSA leaker Edward Snowden denied that he is a spy for China, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers; and should tech companies have refused the NSA? Keith Boykin, CNBC Contributor; Heather Higgins, Independent Women's Voice; and Peter Brookes, Heritage Foundation, discuss.
U.S. tech companies are asking for permission to provide some details on how many requests they get from law enforcement, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. Stephen Ryan, McDermott Will & Emery, and Rainey Reitman, Electronic Frontier Foundation, discuss whether companies who help the NSA fight cyberattacks should get legal immunity.
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden answered questions about his claims regarding the agency online, with CNBC's Eamon Javers. The "Street Signs" panel reacts.
Tech companies are being criticized for cooperating too closely with the National Security Agency when it comes to sharing data. CNBC's Eamon Javers, and Jon Fortt, discuss.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Edward Snowden participated in an online Q&A, where he discussed American tech companies, and the NSA surveillance program.
CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest developments in the NSA scandal, as one of the most wanted persons in America participates in a live Internet chat.
A look back at this week's top news stories, with "Power Lunch" panel. First up, CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest details on information leaker, Edward Snowden. Kate Kelly reports SAC Capital investors pulled billion of dollars from the hedge fund and now the Justice Department is widening its investigation. And score one for the interns, as lawsuits surface over pay at Conde Nast, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
U.S. authorities say data collected from the NSA surveillance program helped thwart "dozens" of attacks, with NBC's Michael Isikoff, and Rich Lowry, National Review.
Discussing the concerns over the NSA surveillance program's impact on businesses, with Jonathan Pollet, Red Tiger Security, and David Walsh, Prescient Edge CEO.
Gen. Michael Hayden, Chertoff Group, discusses the problem of protecting data collection from giant telecom companies, while addressing national security concerns.