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WikiLeaks faces U.S. probes into its 2016 election role and CIA leaks: sources


WASHINGTON WikiLeaks and its founder, Julian Assange, are facing multiple investigations by U.S. authorities, including three congressional probes and a federal criminal inquiry, sources familiar with the investigations said.

Chelsea Manning says she was denied entry to Canada

TORONTO Chelsea Manning was turned back at the Canadian-U.S. border because she was convicted of espionage for passing information to Wikileaks, the former U.S. intelligence analyst said on Monday.

U.S., Twitter, World Sep 25 2017

Tuesday Morning Briefing

White House communications chief Scaramucci has been ousted, the United States has began removing the furniture from diplomatic property in Moscow and North Korea’s intercontinental ballistic missile may be able to reach most of continental U.S..

WikiLeaks publishes searchable archive of Macron campaign emails

PARIS WikiLeaks said on Monday it had published a searchable archive of what it said was more than 21,000 verified emails associated with key figures in the election campaign of French President Emmanuel Macron.

Tech, Jul 31 2017

Ecuador foreign minister says UK wants a solution to Assange standoff

QUITO Britain is interested in finding a solution to the standoff that has led to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange being holed up in Ecuador's London embassy for five years, the foreign minister of the South American country said on Thursday.

World, Jun 22 2017

New Ecuador president says Assange a 'hacker,' but can stay at embassy

QUITO Ecuador's new leftist president Lenin Moreno said on Monday Julian Assange is a "hacker," making his strongest comments to date against the WikiLeaks founder while still stressing he could stay on in the country's London embassy.

World, May 30 2017

UK police say WikiLeaks' Assange will be arrested if he leaves Ecuador's embassy

LONDON British police said WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange would still be arrested if he leaves the Ecuadorean embassy in London after Swedish prosecutors said on Friday they would drop a preliminary investigation into an allegation of rape against him.

World, May 19 2017

Pamela Anderson and Lady Gaga rally to cause of Julian Assange

"Baywatch" actress Pamela Anderson retweeted a smiling selfie of Julian Assange on Friday after Sweden dropped its investigation into the Wikileaks founder, reviving intrigue around the couple's rumored romance.

Entertainment, World May 19 2017

Assange hails victory after Sweden drops probe, says prepared to end impasse

STOCKHOLM/LONDON Swedish prosecutors dropped an investigation of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Friday over a rape allegation, but British police said he would still be arrested if he left the Ecuadorean embassy in London where he has been holed up for five years. | Video

May 19 2017

Assange says ready to talk to UK and U.S. after Sweden case dropped

LONDON Wikileaks' Julian Assange said on Friday he was prepared to talk to Britain and the United States after Sweden dropped a probe into an allegation of rape against him, but he defended his right to remain in Ecuador's embassy in London.

May 19 2017