U.S. Releases Files on N.S.A. Collection of Phone Records – NYTimes.com

http://mobile.nytimes.com/2013/08/01/us/nsa-surveillance.html?partner=rss&emc=rss∣=tw-nytimes&

NSA using top-secret program to mine online data of millions of Americans

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jul/31/nsa-top-secret-program-online-data

Warrantless Cellphone Tracking Is Upheld – NYTimes.com

http://mobile.nytimes.com/2013/07/31/technology/warrantless-cellphone-tracking-is-upheld.html?partner=rss&emc=rss∣=tw-nytimes&

The Bradley Manning verdict is still bad news for the press | Dan Gillmor

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/jul/30/bradley-manning-verdict-bad-news-for-journalists

Wyden: Intel violations ‘troubling’ – POLITICO.com

http://www.politico.com/story/2013/07/ron-wyden-intelligence-violations-troubling-94928.html?hp=l4