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Ellen Nakashima

ReporterWashington, D.C.

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President Obama sent a $4.15 trillion tax and spending plan to Congress. Here are some key elements.

  • Feb 9, 2016

Money would upgrade systems, hire skilled personnel, fund military, spy agency and civilian cyber capabilities

  • Feb 9, 2016

The company has been under pressure to do more to remove Islamic State propaganda from its platforms.

  • Feb 5, 2016

The U.S. and the U.K. are negotiating an agreement that would allow British police to go directly to American tech companies to demand data.

  • Feb 4, 2016

But the legal wrangling may not be over yet.

  • Feb 2, 2016

The electronic spy agency will merge its offensive and defensive arms to face new digital threats.

  • Feb 2, 2016

The findings are the first in an uncharted and technologically complex area of the law.

  • Jan 29, 2016

Investigators are using techniques more typically used by hackers to find criminals on the dark Web.

  • Jan 21, 2016

They were imprisoned or awaiting trial in the United States. The government dismissed charges against 14 others.

  • Jan 17, 2016

They were imprisoned or were pending trial in the United States. The government dismissed charges against 14 others.

  • Jan 17, 2016
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About
Ellen Nakashima is a national security reporter for The Washington Post. She focuses on issues relating to intelligence, technology and civil liberties. She previously served as a Southeast Asia correspondent for the paper. She wrote about the presidential candidacy of Al Gore and co-authored a biography of Gore, and has also covered federal agencies, Virginia state politics and local affairs. She joined the Post in 1995.
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