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Andrew Blake

Andrew Blake is a digital writer/cybersecurity reporter for The Washington Times. He is passionate about cybersecurity, technology and the Internet. Andrew graduated from the University at Buffalo with a degree in cultural anthropology. He can be reached at [email protected].

Articles by Andrew Blake

This June 6, 2013, file photo, shows a sign outside the National Security Agency (NSA) campus in Fort Meade, Md. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Warrantless searches against Americans doubled from 2013 to 2015, report says

The National Security Agency and the Central Intelligence Agency searched an intelligence community database designed to target foreigners more than 4,000 times last year without warrants using queries explicitly linked to U.S. people, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence acknowledged in a transparency report released Monday. Published May 4, 2016

In a Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015, file photo, Woody Harrelson poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film "The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2," in London. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP, File)

Woody Harrelson's marijuana dispensary application denied by Hawaii

Actor Woody Harrelson's plans for opening up one of Hawaii's first medical marijuana dispensaries have officially gone up in smoke. The state's Department of Health on Friday announced the names of eight businesses selected to start growing and selling pot for patients, but declined to include the "Cheers" star's company, Simple Organic Living LLC. Published May 2, 2016