UK court sentences Julian Assange to 50 weeks in prison
A court in London has sentenced WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to 50 weeks in prison for breach of bail. Assange, who spent years holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy, also faces possible extradition to the US.
Julian Assange faces extradition hearing as Berlin stays quiet
The WikiLeaks founder is appearing in court for jumping his UK bail — and in relation to heftier US charges of espionage. His possible extradition has raised alarm, but doesn't seem to concern Angela Merkel's government.
Five things to know about the WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange
British police dragged WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange out of Ecuador's embassy on Thursday after his seven-year asylum was revoked, paving the way for his extradition to the United States for one of the biggest ever leaks of classified information. Here are five things to know about the most wanted whistleblower of this century, Julian Assange.
Wikileaks' Assange arrested in London
The British government has confirmed that the founder of Wikileaks, Julian Assange, has been arrested after he sought asylum for years in Ecuador's London embassy.
Russian FM says leaves phone at home to avoid being hacked
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says he does not bring his smartphone to talks on "sensitive issues" to avoid being hacked, days after WikiLeaks exposed a CIA hacking programme.
Chelsea Manning out of jail
Chelsea Manning's prison sentence is over. The former U.S. military intelligence analyst who was responsible for a 2010 leak of classified material to WikiLeaks, was released from jail early Wednesday morning
Vladimir Putin denies Russian meddling in U.S. election
Steven Levy, editor of Backchannel, and the New York Times’ David Sanger discuss alleged Russian interference in the 2016 campaign, WikiLeaks and whether Election Day is at risk.
Michelle Obama hits the trail with Hillary Clinton
Anne Gearan discusses Michelle Obama’s role in the 2016 campaign and the WikiLeaks hacked e-mail disclosures.