Harvard Disinvites Chelsea Manning, and the Feeling Is Mutual
The dean of the Kennedy School said the selection of Ms. Manning for a fellowship had been a mistake, after protests from current and former C.I.A. officials.
F.B.I. Investigates Uber Software Used to Monitor Lyft Drivers
In another legal headache for Uber, federal investigators are looking into a past program called “Hell” that the ride-hailing company used to compete with rival Lyft.
Mexico’s President Denies He Tried to Quiet a Prominent Critic
Enrique Peña Nieto says he did not try to pressure one of the country’s top business executives to get his son to halt criticism of the government.
Former South Korean Spy Chief Sentenced for Trying to Sway Election
Won Sei-hoon was sentenced to four years in prison for ordering an online smear campaign to help Park Geun-hye get elected president in 2012.
A Scion of Mexico Fights Corruption, and Becomes a Target
The son of a corporate chairman has been targeted by advanced spying technology bought by the Mexican government to combat terrorism and organized crime.
Singapore Orders Expulsion of American Academic
The order said Huang Jing had tried to influence Singapore’s foreign policy on behalf of an unnamed foreign government.
Spyware That Governments Can’t Resist
The temptation for governments to misuse it is intense, and the proscriptions of manufacturers are obviously insufficient.
Yuri Drozdov, Soviet Superspy Who Planted ‘Illegals’ in Other Countries, Dies at 91
General Drozdov also played a key role in a famous exchange of captive spies between the Soviet Union and the United States.
Spyware in Mexico Targeted Investigators Seeking Students
Investigators looking for 43 students who vanished after clashing with the police say the spying took place during a campaign to block them from solving the case.
Former State Department Security Officer Accused of Spying for China
Investigators say the man, Kevin Patrick Mallory, had classified documents and apparently incriminating messages on a device he brought back from Shanghai.