Supporters of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange protest outside the Westminster Magistrates’ Court in London, U.K. (Photographer: Nicolo Filippo Rosso/Bloomberg)

U.S.'s New Assange Charges Escalate Extradition Bid From U.K.

(Bloomberg) -- A U.S. decision to bring new charges against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may raise his chances of being extradited straight to America, rather than to Sweden where prosecutors a...