Let Me Start: NSA secretly collecting phone records

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The Obama Administration is secretly collecting the phone records of Verizon customers under the Patriot Act. The disclosure of the highly classified court order comes as the administration is under criticism for its pursuit of leaks.

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Let Me Start: NSA secretly collecting phone records

Updated