U.K. mass web-spying faulted by European Court of Human Rights

World Sep 13, 2018

U.K. mass web-spying faulted by European Court of Human Rights

Human rights groups and journalists scored a victory against the U.K. government's mass electronic surveillance system Thursday after Europe's top rights court ruled that the so-called "Big Brother" program violated privacy and free speech. The European Court of Human Rights, based in Strasbourg, eastern France, ...

Former News 23 anchor Kishii dies at 73

National May 16, 2018

Former News 23 anchor Kishii dies at 73

Shigetada Kishii, a former anchor of with the news program News 23, died Tuesday of lung cancer at his Tokyo home. He was 73. Kishii joined the daily Mainichi Shimbun newspaper in 1967 and headed its political news section. He also served as chief editorial ...