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USA Today Retracts Some of NSA Story

The Corner notes that USA Today has pulled back on some of its big-headline NSA claims. In its “Note to Readers” in this article, USA Today writes:

Based on its reporting after the May 11 article, USA TODAY has now concluded that while the NSA has built a massive domestic-calls-record database involving the domestic call records of telecommunications companies, the newspaper cannot confirm that BellSouth or Verizon contracted with the NSA to provide bulk calling records to that database.

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Nathan Goulding — Nathan Goulding is the Chief Technology Officer of National Review. He often goes by “Chaka” in NRO’s popular blog The Corner. While having never attended a class in computer science, ...

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