Originally published on Fri August 16, 2013 2:56 pm
The Washington Post has released more of the information it received from the fugitive National Security Agency (NSA) leaker Edward Snowden.
The Post reports that an internal audit, the NSA found it had violated privacy rules thousands of times.
Louisiana driver's licenses still don't comply with federal law, but the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has granted the state a temporary break.
That means travelers won't need passports to fly within the United States, the American Press reports.
The Real ID Act of 2005 requires identification cards to meet standards to enter federal buildings or board commercial flights.
Civil rights advocates are pushing the Obama Administration to stop deporting labor organizers. Several facing deportation hearings attended a rally outside New Orleans City Hall.