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  1. Overcoming Confirmation Bias on Guns

    10.06 / 20:34 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Confirmation bias is one of the great obstacles to making the practical case for liberty. People see in events what they want to…
  2. Search ends for Mexico City earthquake victims

    10.06 / 20:34 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Rescue workers recover the body of the last person known to be missing after the…
  3. Saudi rejects UN blacklisting over Yemen child deaths

    10.06 / 20:34 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Saudi Arabia dismisses UN report criticising its role in the Yemen war, says its figures are inaccurate and…
  4. Qatar-Gulf crisis: All the latest updates

    10.06 / 17:44 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    The latest news after Arab Gulf countries cut diplomatic ties with Qatar and suspended Doha-bound…
  5. US military halts exercises over Qatar-Gulf crisis

    10.06 / 17:44 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Joint army drills with Gulf Arab allies cancelled 'out of respect for the concept of inclusiveness', US army…
  6. Anti-nuclear weapons group wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

    10.06 / 17:28 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons has been awarded the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize in…
  7. Trump: Iran has not lived up to spirit of nuclear deal

    10.06 / 17:15 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    US president says 'Iran's aggression' must be stopped, as reports suggest he may decertify landmark nuclear…
  8. Who can afford an iPhone X?

    10.06 / 17:15 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Apple's new iPhone X is priced at almost $1,000. But how does that compare to average monthly salaries across the…
  9. UN blacklists Saudi-led alliance for Yemen child deaths

    10.06 / 17:15 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Saudi-led alliance added to the UN chief's annual list of shame for killing and maiming 683 children during…
  10. A Palestinian State Takes Time

    10.06 / 15:20 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    In an interview with the Egyptian Capital Broadcasting Center (CBC), Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas doesn't see a Palestinian State in the…
  11. Amsterdam's Eberhard van der Laan dies of lung cancer

    10.06 / 15:20 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Mayor Eberhard van der Laan, who ran the Dutch capital with both a firm hand and a compassionate touch, has died at…
  12. An American Motto: Free, Armed and Stupid

    10.06 / 12:58 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Gun Violence Epidemic ContinuesWell here we go again. Late in the evening of July 20th “a masked gunman entered a Colorado movie theater playing the new Batman movie and “opened fire…killing at least 12 people and wounding 50.”  The gunman was not a large anthropomorphized bat but rather a young white male, and he “was armed with a rifle, a shotgun and two handguns” all of which he had legally obtained…
  13. Puerto Rico: The Plight of Territorial-Americans

    10.06 / 12:58 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Natural disasters tend to bring the best in most people: their compassion as well as their humanity; while also unmasking the hardheartedness and greed in more than a few among us.  We, in a geographic America with blurred identity borders, are these days experiencing times that will define us in a way we have never been defined before; not just in human terms but politically as well.  Hurricane Maria delivered not only its fury on the Boricua-Americans and their beautiful tropical island, …
  14. Battling for independence: Small states stake their claim

    10.06 / 12:58 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Groups like the Catalans and the Iraqi Kurds grapple with a more fundamental obstacle: resistance by nation states like Spain and Iraq to cede economically valuable territory and an international community whose Pavlov reflex is to oppose…
  15. Spain's top court blocks Catalan parliament's meeting

    10.06 / 12:58 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Move by Constitutional Court comes as central government steps up attempt to crack down on Catalans' push for…
  16. Sexual violence used as weapon of war in CAR: HRW

    10.06 / 12:58 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Rights group finds no arrests made after more than 300 cases of rape and sexual slavery since…