A top-secret program that collects phone records of Americans is legal, conducted properly and possibly could have helped detect a 9/11 hijacker had it been in place before the 2001 terrorist attacks, FBI Director Robert Mueller said Thursday.<
Retail spending jumped in May, helped by consumers hitting dealer showrooms to buy cars.
The U.S. government report released Thursday showed a 0.6% increase in sales in the month, up from the modest 0.1% rise a month earlier.
More closed door briefings are happening on Capitol Hill today as lawmakers in Washington learn more about how the government snooped on Americans' communications and the hunt for the man who made it all public.
After years spent lurking in the shadows, the indie gaming world is ready for its moment in the spotlight. When the Ouya "micro-console" hits shelves on June 25, it could make big waves in the industry.