The Latest: Assange lawyer: UN decision could be ‘victory’

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and impending finding by a U.N. body on his detention (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A lawyer for Julian Assange says that if a U.N. panel decides that the WikiLeaks founder has been arbitrarily detained, then...

Poland reopens probe into 2010 crash that killed president

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s government opened a new investigation Thursday into the 2010 plane crash in Russia that killed President Lech Kaczynski, the twin brother of the chairman of the country’s ruling party, and dozens of other state leaders. The...

The Latest: Sweden: UN panel: Assange detention ‘arbitrary’

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and impending finding by a U.N. body on his detention (all times local): 2:55 p.m. Sweden’s foreign ministry says that a U.N. panel has concluded that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s detention is...

The Latest: Russia suspects Turkey prepares to enter Syria

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on fighting in Syria and Thursday’s Syria aid conference (all times local): 3:00 p.m. The Russian military says it has “reasonable grounds” to suspect that Turkey is making intensive preparations for a military invasion of...

Israeli court sentences 2 over Palestinian teenager’s murder

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli court on Thursday sentenced two Israelis in the 2014 murder of a 16-year-old Palestinian, sending one to life in prison for a crime that sparked deep soul-searching in Israel and was part of a series of events that led to the Gaza war later that...

Israeli court sentences 2 over Palestinian teenager’s murder

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli court on Thursday sentenced two Israelis in the 2014 murder of a 16-year-old Palestinian, sending one to life in prison for a crime that sparked deep soul-searching in Israel and was part of a series of events that led to the Gaza war later that...

Assange to accept arrest if UN panel rules against him

LONDON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says he will accept arrest by British police if a U.N. working group investigating his claims decides that the three years he has spent inside the Ecuadorean Embassy doesn’t amount to illegal detention. Writing on...

Assange to accept arrest if UN panel rules against him

LONDON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says he will accept arrest by British police if a U.N. working group investigating his claims decides that the three years he has spent inside the Ecuadorean Embassy doesn’t amount to illegal detention. Writing on...

The Latest: Turkish PM says 10,000 Syrians wait at border

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on fighting in Syria and Thursday’s Syria aid conference (all times local): 12:35 p.m. Turkey’s prime minister says some 10,000 Syrians who have fled Syrian and alleged Russian bombing of Aleppo are waiting at the Turkish border, seeking...

The Latest: Syrian cancer patient, 7, flown to Italy

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on fighting in Syria and Thursday’s Syria aid conference (all times local): 11:45 a.m. A 7-year-old Syrian girl with cancer has become the first of an estimated 1,000 refugees who are being brought to Italy on humanitarian grounds in a pilot...