The NYT looks at the ways leaks, including those made by Edward Snowden, have impacted U.S. intelligence. “Instead of terrorists moving away from electronic communications after those disclosures, analysts have detected terrorists mainly talking about the information that Mr. Snowden has disclosed.”

+ Samantha Lewthwaite, better known as the White Widow, is believed to be a key player in the Kenya mall attack. According to investigators, she rented a shop in the mall several months before the attack, and escaped the scene by smearing blood on her face.