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May 19, 2017
Swedish prosecutors drop rape probe against Julian Assange: What now for the WikiLeaks founder?Prison time in Britain? A life in Ecuador? Extradition to the United States? Another five years in Ecuador's London embassy? WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's future could now follow many different paths.
May 03, 2017
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange seeks lifting of Swedish detention orderA lawyer for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has resubmitted a request for a Stockholm court to drop a detention order relating to a possible sex crime in Sweden seven years ago.
Mar 29, 2017
World Cup qualifiers: Lionel Messi-less Argentina lose to Bolivia, in danger of missing out on Russia 2018Argentina, weakened by the last-minute suspension of Lionel Messi, had their chances of reaching next year's World Cup finals dealt a blow on Tuesday when they were beaten 2-0 by Bolivia.
Feb 27, 2017
Julian Assange's lawyer fears Wikileaks founder's eviction from Ecuador embassy in LondonA lawyer representing Wikileaks founder Julian Assange said that there was a "great concern" that a new Ecuadorian President could force him out of the country's London embassy.
Dec 07, 2016
Julian Assange releases testimony in Swedish rape trial; insists he's innocentWikileaks founder Julian Assange released his testimony from last month's London questioning in a Swedish rape investigation, saying he was innocent and that it was clear the sex was consensual
Nov 21, 2016
USA coach Jurgen Klinsmann '1,000% sure' of World Cup qualification despite poor showUnited States coach Juergen Klinsmann remains "1,000 percent sure" his side will qualify for the 2018 World Cup despite a 4-0 rout at Costa Rica.
Nov 14, 2016
WikiLeaks' Julian Assange questioned by prosecutors over rape allegationArray
Nov 14, 2016
WikiLeaks' Julian Assange faces questioning by prosecutorsWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange faces questioning by prosecutors Monday at the Ecuadoran embassy in London in a twist in the long-running legal battle over a rape allegation against him.
Nov 11, 2016
World Cup Qualifiers: Uruguay win, Chile held, Venezuela crush BoliviaUruguay stayed firmly on Brazil's shoulder with a 2-1 defeat of Ecuador, Chile and Colombia played out a stalemate, and Venezuela crushed Bolivia.
Oct 21, 2016
Nations agree on global road map to steer breakneck urbanization | ReutersBy Paola Totaro QUITO, Ecuador (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The United Nations formally adopted a global road map to grapple with rapid urbanization on Thursday, capping nearly two years of behind-the-scenes international negotiations aimed at designing development priorities for cities and towns over the long term.The New Urban Agenda (NUA) sets out a host of general goals such as development of sustainable and compact cities that do not harm the environment and redevelopment of informal settlements with the participation of residents.The 23-page document was agreed upon at the U.N. Habitat III conference, held every 20 years to discuss the future of the world's cities, by the U.N.'s 193-member nations."Urbanization is happening at an unprecedented pace and scale, and 3.7 billion people now live in cities. We think in the forthcoming years, by 2050, this will rise to 7 billion," said Joan Clos, executive director of Habitat III."It is historic in the sense that never in human history have we seen such a transformation of human society," he said