Breaking News Writer in Boston
Daniel DeFraia is a GlobalPost Breaking News Writer in Boston. He can be reached at DanDeFraia@gmail.com.
NYC's new mayor said the NYPD's habit of stopping and frisking people on the street had "unfairly targeted young African-American and Latino men."
The leader of a moderate Syrian media activist group known for its satirical posters and videos, Fares was reportedly shot in an alleged assassination attempt after returning from a short US tour.
Business, Economics and Jobs
Tech companies like Apple and Microsoft can now publicly report in broad terms some types of consumer data requests the government asks of them. And Apple just did.
Of all the Pirate Bay's new uploads, 35 percent were porn, while TV and movies made up 44 percent. Music came it at a paltry 9 percent, according to new data.
Snowden told the German public broadcaster that the NSA is "engaged in economic spying," according to text released before the interview's full airing on Sunday.