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  • In this Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, file photo, a man speaks on a cell phone in the business district of Madrid.

    Faced with a flood of revelations about U.S. spying practices, the White House is considering ending its eavesdropping on friendly heads of state, a senior administration official said.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 29, 2013, 7:52 AM EDT
  • Western diplomats say U.S. officials have briefed them on documents obtained by Snowden that might expose intelligence ops of their countries.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 25, 2013, 2:35 PM EDT