Report: NSA gathering millions of contact lists from personal email and messaging accounts

  • Article by: Associated Press
  • Updated: October 15, 2013 - 7:29 AM

WASHINGTON — The National Security Agency has been sifting through millions of contact lists from personal email and instant messaging accounts around the world — including those of Americans — in its effort to find possible links to terrorism or other criminal activity, according to a published report.

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