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WikiLeaks suspect’s trial near super-secure NSA

FORT MEADE — The military intelligence complex an hour outside Washington where the WikiLeaks case goes to court this week is known as a cloak-and-dagger sanctum off-limits to the public — a reputation that’s only partly true. Maryland’s Fort Meade ...

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Defense seeks documents in Army WikiLeaks case

HAGERSTOWN — The Army intelligence analyst suspected of giving classified material to WikiLeaks says a White House review concluded the alleged leaks did no real damage to national security. Pfc. Bradley Manning’s defense attorney made the claim in a court ...

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Judges to probe leak of $35M pollution settlement deal

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A closed-door review of documents, prepared to inform nearly 600 West Virginia coalfield residents of a $35 million deal to settle their water pollution claims, may help identify who leaked settlement details to The Associated Press, a ...

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Ex-NSA official Drake seeks probation in leak case

WASHINGTON — A former senior official with the National Security Agency who admitted leaking information on a failed billion-dollar NSA computer project is asking the judge to sentence him to a year’s probation and community service. Lawyers for 54-year-old Thomas ...

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US reaches plea deal in NSA leaks case

The Justice Department on Thursday reached a plea agreement in the leak case against a former National Security Agency official. In court papers, the government said Thomas Drake will plead guilty to exceeding authorized use of a computer, a misdemeanor. ...

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Prosecution pares down NSA leak case

At an espionage trial that begins Monday in Baltimore, federal prosecutors will try to secure the conviction of a former National Security Agency executive for willfully retaining classified documents without indicating to jurors that the papers contained top secret information ...

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7 Md. jurisdictions file lawsuit against gas suppliers for use of MTBE (access required)

Seven Maryland jurisdictions have filed a lawsuit charging that the largest gasoline suppliers and manufacturers have conspired for years to “needlessly and recklessly” keep a known water contaminant in its formulations, posing a threat to their groundwater. The towns of ...

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