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Ecuadoran leader says Sweden to grill Assange 'soon' at London mission

Jan 21, 2016

Ecuadoran leader says Sweden to grill Assange 'soon' at London mission

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange could face questions from Swedish prosecutors “in the coming days” at his hideout in the Ecuadoran Embassy in London, Ecuador President Rafael Correa said Wednesday. Correa did not give a date for the interrogation over a 2010 rape allegation, which ...

Putin probably approved plan to poison ex-spy: U.K. judge

Jan 21, 2016

Putin probably approved plan to poison ex-spy: U.K. judge

President Vladimir Putin probably approved a plan by Russia’s FSB security service to kill former agent Alexander Litvinenko, who died three weeks after drinking tea laced with poison at a London hotel, a British judge said Thursday. In a lengthy report, Judge Robert Owen ...

Jan 19, 2016

German police seek man with Hitler mustache who assaulted Afghan

Dresden police are searching for a man — described as sporting a Hitler mustache and wearing a Nazi-style helmet emblazoned with a swastika — who assaulted an Afghan immigrant on a sledding hill in eastern Germany. Police said Tuesday the man approached two Afghan ...

Jan 18, 2016

Woman arrested in Arizona road rage killing of Chinese student

Police have made an arrest in connection with the deadly Arizona road rage shooting of a student visiting from China. Tempe police Lt. Michael Pooley said Sunday that 32-year-old Holly Davis has been booked on three charges, including first-degree murder. According to police, Davis’ ...