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12/19/17: The Year: 2017
Robin Roberts and an all-star team of ABC News anchors and correspondents take a look back at the historic and most memorable moments of 2017.
National Security Agency ends controversial email collection program
The National Security Agency will cease collecting internet communications that merely mention an individual who is considered to be a “foreign intelligence target.” The move is being welcomed by privacy advocates who have criticized the earlier practice as the collection of domestic communications
Trump slams the media, searches for new national security adviser
ABC News political analyst Matthew Dowd and Rasmussen Reports political analyst Amy Holmes analyze Trump's critique of the media, his inaccurate claim about a terrorism incident in Sweden and his search to replace Michael Flynn.
U.S. Heightens Security After Brussels Attacks
ABC News contributor and former NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly explains how cities in the United States are ramping up security following the terror attacks in Brussels.
Counter-Terrorism Expert Weighs in on NSA Spy Reforms
Richard Clarke discusses newly proposed modifications to controversial government agency.
Tech Giants in the NSA's Crosshairs Converge at White House
What the Most Vocal Tech Companies Have Said About the Government's Spying Practices
The Fight is On
By SHUSHANNAH WALSHE (@shushwalshe) Terms like Civil War have been thrown around now for a while, but the fight between establishment Republicans and the Tea Party is very real and both sides are ready to throw down. Speaker John Boehner has stayed away from directly criticizing...
NSA Spying Will Continue Despite Snowden's Leaks, Experts Say
Despite Noise from Washington, Snowden Leaks Will Not Lead to Change: Experts
Are Your iMessages Safe? Researchers Claim Apple Can Read Your Messages
Apple has long said that it cannot read or see the messages you send using its iMessage service, but new evidence from security researchers seems to fly in the face of that claim. Presenting at a Hack in the Box Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Quarkslab has found that Apple's encrypted
Hillary To The Rescue? (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES DIANE SAWYER SITS DOWN WITH PRESIDENT OBAMA: President Barack Obama plans to sit down with the anchors of major U.S. news networks, including ABC’s DIANE SAYWER, in separate one-on-one interviews later today. The on-air appearances come on the eve ...