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National & World Boston bomber caught making obscene gesture in jail cell Boston bomber caught making obscene gesture in jail cell
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev peered into the security camera in the corner of his jail cell, fussed with his hair while looking in the reflective glass, flashed a two-digit salute like a teenager taking a selfie and then defiantly put up his middle finger.
National & World Privacy advocates seek more openness on NSA surveillance Privacy advocates seek more openness on NSA surveillance
As Congress considers whether to extend the life of a program that sweeps up American phone records, privacy advocates and civil liberties groups say they fear too much about government surveillance still remains hidden from view to allow for a fully comprehensive public understanding.