Julian Assange: Supreme Court overturns decision not to extradite WikiLeaks founder to US | UK News

The Supreme Court has overturned a decision not to extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the United States, where he is wanted for publishing classified documents. Sir Assange, 50, is wanted in the United States over an alleged conspiracy to obtain and disclose national defense information following the publication of WikiLeaks’ hundreds of leaked documents … Read more

Toyota stops Land Cruiser, Lexus’ production in Japan, as the shortage of spare parts again takes hold

TOKYO – Toyota has extended production stoppages at some factories in Japan due to lack of components shipped from spare parts factories in Southeast Asia. The recent stops will reduce car production by 9,000 vehicles when added cuts announced Thursday, which affects the production of Lexus models and the four-wheel-drive Toyota Land Cruiser, Toyota said … Read more

Houston Traffic: 5-car accident stops commuters on Southwest Freeway northbound before West Loop

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) – A major Houston intersection is blocked Friday morning due to a 5-car accident on the Southwest Freeway northbound before the West Loop. ABC13 has learned that the accident involves an 18-wheel engine, and a hazmat spill has been reported. According to the Transtar Events page, the accident affects one right lane, … Read more

Wil Wheaton explains why Dave Chappelle’s jokes’ normalize hateful ‘behavior’

Backlash about Dave Chappelle’s transphobic jokes from his latest Netflix special, The closer, continue to divide the trans community, their allies and comedians in general. Now, Star Trek: The Next Generation Star Wil Wheaton adds his voice to the mix in a long Facebook message, through which he tries to explain why Chappelle’s jokes can … Read more