Day: April 11, 2019

Julian Assange arrested after U.S. extradition request, charged with hacking government computer

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was arrested by British police on Thursday in the Ecuadorian Embassy where he’d been holed up since 2012 after the United States requested his extradition, London police say. London police confirmed Assange was arrested “on behalf of the United States,” which requested Assange’s extradition, […]

Competition Bureau also probing telecom sales practices after CBC reporting on issue

After CBC reporting brought light to the issue, Canada’s telecom regulator launched a probe into aggressive and misleading sales tactics at telecommunications companies — and now Canada’s competition watchdog is doing the same. In late 2017, the CBC produced multiple stories on numerous complaints from customers about being […]