Decoder NSA broke privacy rules. Are latest revelations big, or same-old?

The number of NSA privacy violations tied to surveillance programs – 2,776 in one year – seems big, but there's no context for judging. The revelations, however, appear to contradict Obama's assurances that the NSA acts with care and propriety.

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National Security Agency eavesdropping has broken privacy rules thousands of times annually in recent years, according to a new Washington Post report.