US government acknowledges it conducted warrantless searches of Americans' communications

  • by: EILEEN SULLIVAN , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 1, 2014 - 4:55 PM

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration has conducted warrantless searches of Americans' communications as part of the National Security Agency's surveillance operations that target foreigners located outside of the U.S., the administration's top intelligence official confirmed in a letter to Congress disclosed Tuesday.

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