TODAY   |  August 20, 2013

US had advance notice of anti-terrorist detainee

David Miranda, the partner of reporter Glenn Greenwald, was detained at an airport in London under anti-terrorist legislation on Sunday. The White House knew of the plan in advance, but did not request the detention.

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>>> partner of an american journalist was detained at the london airport on sunday. london police held david miranda under antiterror legislation. the white house says the british government gave them advanced notice of the plan but the u.s. government did not request miranda's detention. greenwald exposed the details of the nsa surveillance program.