We have new information about the National Security Agency and how it operates today.
The Washington Post reports the N-S-A broke privacy rules thousands of times each year since 2008. That's according to an internal audit and other documents.
The paper said most incidents involved unauthorized surveillance of Americans or foreign intelligence targets in the country... both of which are restricted by law and executive order. The newspaper said the documents were provided to it earlier this summer by former NSA systems analyst Edward Snowden.