Tuesday, April 25, 2017
   
Text Size

Site Search powered by Ajax

Americas

April storm Arlene sets Atlantic record

Storm Arlene is the first named storm of 2017 and becomes only the second April tropical storm on record.

Read more: April storm Arlene sets Atlantic record

   

Arkansas death row inmates ask court to halt executions

Legal challenges aim to stop executions in US state as constitutional debate focuses on lethal injection drug.

Read more: Arkansas death row inmates ask court to halt executions

   

March for Science: Rallies from Washington DC to Berlin

Global event aimed to promote an understanding of science and defend it from proposed government budget cuts.

Micah Messenheimer

Read more: March for Science: Rallies from Washington DC to Berlin

   

Dutch 'abortion boat' arrives off the coast of Mexico

Women on Waves says it is offering free, legal, medical abortions till nine weeks of pregnancy in international waters.

Read more: Dutch 'abortion boat' arrives off the coast of Mexico

   

Aya Hijazi meets Donald Trump after release from Egypt

Aya Hijazi, who spent nearly three years in an Egyptian prison, invited to the White House after returning to the US.

Read more: Aya Hijazi meets Donald Trump after release from Egypt

   

Venezuela braces for new protest in wave of unrest

A test of government tolerance after days of running street battles with rubber bullets and Molotov cocktails.

Caracas

Read more: Venezuela braces for new protest in wave of unrest

   

Russian hacker Roman Seleznev sentenced to 27 years

Roman Seleznev, son of a Russian politician, handed the longest sentence ever imposed in the US for a cybercrime case.

A tutorial

Read more: Russian hacker Roman Seleznev sentenced to 27 years

   

12 killed in Venezuela as protests continue

Deaths occurred overnight throughout the capital Caracas during running street battles with security forces and looting.

Caracas

Read more: 12 killed in Venezuela as protests continue

   

Arkansas carries out first execution in 12 years

Ledell Lee, 51, executed after US Supreme Court denies petitions to halt a series of death sentences in Arkansas.

Read more: Arkansas carries out first execution in 12 years

   

Julian Assange's arrest a 'priority': Jeff Sessions

Attorney General Jeff Sessions remarks come amid reports that his office is preparing charges against Julian Assange.

Julian Assange

Read more: Julian Assange's arrest a 'priority': Jeff Sessions

   

Page 1 of 9

Donation

Thanks to all of our supporters for your generosity and your encouragement of an independent press!

Enter Amount:

Featured_Author

Login






Login reminder Forgot login?

Subscribe to MWC News Alert

Email Address

Subscribe in a reader Facebok page Twitter page

Week in Pictures

North Korea marks

Europe's late spring freeze