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Review: New on DVD for October 6 Special

This week’s releases include several movies celebrating anniversaries of 35 years or more; new TV for everyone’s tastes; and a heartwarming documentary that may restore your faith in humanity.

Chinese American scientists tell of spy case ordeal

Washington - Two Chinese American scientists who were indicted by the United States for spying only to see their charges abruptly abandoned spoke out Tuesday against the ordeal they had been put through.

Ukrainian artist Verka talks Eurovision, new EP and 'Spy' movie Special

Ukrainian artist, producer, writer, comedian and vaudeville queen Verka chatted with Digital Journal about being on "Spy" and her new EP.

Russia jails Estonian officer for 15 years for spying

Moscow - Russia on Wednesday sentenced an Estonian intelligence officer to 15 years in jail, drawing EU and US ire after Tallinn said he was kidnapped at gunpoint on its territory.

Spy cams on rhinos will catch poachers

A new camera is being used to fight poaching and, if it works, rhinoceros poachers could end up being caught in the act.

Report: 20 'Stingray' fake cell towers spy on London phone users

London - An investigation has found that there are more than 20 fake phone towers known as "Stingrays" operating throughout Britain's capital city, spying on phone users and indiscriminately collecting information from them. It is uncertain who owns them.

India arrests a pigeon and charges it with spying

Pathankot - A pigeon has been arrested by authorities in India on suspicion of being a spy from Pakistan. There are no plans at present to release the bird.

Belgian prosecutors investigate Germany over spy claims

Brussels - Belgian prosecutors have launched an investigation into allegations of widespread surveillance by Germany, which is alleged to have helped the US spy on Berlin's allies in Europe.

'Spy' wins but 'San Andreas' stays solid

A weekend that fell in line with projections is what it looked like at the box office. That may seem like a boring idea, but it means a lot.

Review: 'Spy' is an unexpectedly hilarious action movie Special

Though 'Spy' isn't the first spy movie to come out this year, it manages to hold its own with nearly non-stop laughs and great performances from Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham and Peter Serafinowicz.

Review: Nothing secret about ‘Spy’s witty humour Special

‘Spy’ exceeds expectations and delivers a hilarious comedy that transcends baser humour for a witty, entertaining experience.

Can 'Spy' knock down 'San Andreas'?

The box office is trying to heat up as the Hollywood summer season rolls along. "Entourage" is out early and grabbing some buzz, but it will not likely win when the weekend is over.

Review: Milla Jovovich is a ‘Survivor’ for making it to the end Special

‘Survivor’ is a middling action thriller that squanders its opportunity to be better by failing to showcase the talents of its leading actress.

Leaked documents reveal New Zealand planned to hack smartphones

A leaked top secret document has revealed that New Zealand and its spy partners attempted to exploit weaknesses in smartphone browsers to hack into the devices without informing companies or the public. The information was obtained by Edward Snowden.

Fear of surveillance haunted Bin Laden

Washington - Low-hanging clouds over the Pakistani mountains might protect you from a prying US drone, but what if a spy has injected a microscopic bug in your wife's clothes?

New Android malware spies on you even when phone is shut down

Security researchers have discovered a new form of malware attacking Android smartphones that allows hackers to control the device even if it appears completely shut down to the user.

Moscow blasts U.S. spy arrest as part of 'anti-Russian campaign'

Moscow - Moscow on Tuesday blasted the United States over the arrest of an alleged Russian spy, condemning the move as a "provocation" that would further damage already tattered ties.

FBI arrests alleged Russian spy in New York

New York - Federal agents on Monday arrested an alleged Russian spy in New York accused of trying to recruit sources and collect economic intelligence while working as a Manhattan banker, officials said.

Germany frees female Russian spy early

Berlin - A Russian spy, jailed in Germany with her husband last year, has been freed early and allowed to return home, media reports said Friday, suggesting a possible prisoner swap.

NSA, British spy agency have secret access to Deutsche Telekom

Berlin - The US National Security Agency and British intelligence services are able to secretly access data from telecoms giant Deutsche Telekom and several other German operators, according to Der Spiegel weekly.

Tensions spiral over Russia's detention of Estonian officer

Tallinn - Russia's arrest of an Estonian policeman has sparked fears that Moscow is using the incident to test NATO's resolve to defend its small Baltic allies as the crisis in eastern Ukraine rumbles on.

Review: ‘A Most Wanted Man’ revives the espionage film’s essentials Special

In the complex and captivating ‘A Most Wanted Man,’ a German intelligence agent heads a counter-terrorist investigation that embroils an uneducated illegal immigrant. This is Philip Seymour Hoffman’s final role as a leading man.

N. Korea sentences S. Korean 'spy' to hard labour for life

Seoul - North Korea sentenced a South Korean missionary to hard labour for life after accusing him of espionage and setting up an underground church, state media said Saturday, the latest Christian preacher to run into trouble in the secretive state.

Snowden questions Putin on surveillance in phone-in

Moscow - Fugitive US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden on Thursday joined a phone-in with Russian President Vladimir Putin, quizzing him over the extent of Moscow's surveillance activities.

Virtual protest targets US Internet snooping

San Francisco - Google joined Internet rights activists on Tuesday in a virtual protest aimed at getting US lawmakers to rein in online snooping.The American Civil Liberties Union, Amnesty International, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and Yahoo-owned Tumblr also b...

Virtual protest targets US Internet snooping

San Francisco - Google joined Internet rights activists on Tuesday in a virtual protest aimed at getting US law makers to reign in online snooping.Groups including the American Civil Liberties Union, Amnesty International, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and Yahoo-...

Op-Ed: U.S. spies calling for Snowden’s death

Washington - Members of the U.S. intelligence community were quoted this week wishing death on Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor who blew the whistle on the domestic spying program operated by the agency.

Op-Ed: Greenwald defends himself against critics

Many commentators on the Snowden secret documents about NSA spying seem less concerned about the content of the documents and more about the personality and aims of the messengers who are revealing the documents to the public.

UK spy boss refers to Irish terrorists as 'ragged'

Andrew Parker, Chief of MI-5, gave his first public speech since accepting the position of Director General of Military Intelligence Section 5 last April. The speech was delivered to the Royal United Services Institute in London.

Op-Ed: Israeli capture of 'spy' attempt to spoil new Iran-US relations?

Jerusalem - On Sunday, the Israeli bureau of investigation, otherwise known as the Shin Bet, captured an alleged Iranian spy. However is the claim legitimate, or is it merely a political tactic serving a greater purpose?
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Melissa McCarthy plays Agent Susan Cooper in  Spy
Melissa McCarthy plays Agent Susan Cooper in 'Spy'
20th Century Fox
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CCTV cameras
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Richard Mdluli
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Helen Mirren takes up arms in  RED
Helen Mirren takes up arms in 'RED'
Melissa McCarthy stars in  Spy
Melissa McCarthy stars in 'Spy'
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Bond through the years: (From left) Sean Connery as James Bond in  From Russia With Love  (1963). Da...
Bond through the years: (From left) Sean Connery as James Bond in "From Russia With Love" (1963). David Niven as James Bond in Bond spoof based loosely on Ian Flemming's story, "Casino Royale" (1967). Roger Moore as James Bond in "The Spy Who Loved Me" (1977). George Lazenby as James Bond in "On Her Majesty's Secret Service" (1969). Timothy Dalton as James bond in "Licence to Kill" (1989). Pierce Brosnan as James Bond in "Golden Eye" (1995). Daniel Craig as James Bond in "Casino Royale." (2006).
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Susan takes on a dangerous woman in  Spy
Susan takes on a dangerous woman in 'Spy'
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Angelina Jolie in  Salt
Angelina Jolie in 'Salt'
Melissa McCarthy is a spy in  Spy.
Melissa McCarthy is a spy in "Spy."
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The Ofek-9 was successfully launched into space on June 22. The first transmission received today confirmed that the high-tech spy satellite had established and maintained orbit.
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John and Morgan on a mission in 'RED'

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