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  • Analysts: Greek government’s post-referendum future unsure

    ATHENS, Greece – Whether Greeks decide in Sunday’s referendum to accept their lenders’ bailout deal or reject it, the government’s hold on power may b ...
    July 4, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • A year on, children caught on border struggle to stay, adapt

    LOS ANGELES – At 1-year-old, a wide-eyed, restless Joshua Tinoco faces the prospect of deportation to his native Honduras, one of tens of thousands of ...
    July 4, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • America celebrates July 4 with parades, hot dogs, cold beer

    The United States marks 239 years as an independent nation on Saturday as it celebrates the Fourth of July with parades, fireworks, naturalization cer ...
    July 4, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Papal visit puts Andes presidents' eco-record under scrutiny

    AGUARAGUE NATIONAL PARK, Bolivia – In the vine-entangled forests of the Aguarague National Park, crude that seeped for decades out of abandoned wellhe ...
    July 4, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • Egypt foiled extremist 'state' in Sinai, president says

    CAIRO – President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, wearing battle dress for the first time in over a year, said Saturday that Egypt had foiled an attempt by the ...
    July 4, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • Gov. Walker and Wisconsin GOP retreat on open records limits

    MADISON, Wis. – In a sudden reversal amid a stinging backlash, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and GOP legislative leaders said they agreed Saturday to co ...
    July 4, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • Tunisia imposes state of emergency after deadly beach attack

    TUNIS, Tunisia – Tunisia's president declared a state of emergency on Saturday in response to a second deadly attack on foreigners in three months, sa ...
    July 4, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • Inmate shot 3 weeks after escape still hospitalized in NY

    ALBANY, N.Y. – A prison inmate shot and captured after three weeks on the run in northern New York remained hospitalized Friday while the body of his ...
    July 3, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • U.S. airline probe would need proof beyond business as usual

    WASHINGTON – As the Justice Department launches an investigation into possible collusion in the airline industry, experts say the government faces the ...
    July 3, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Hispanic leaders want GOP field to condemn Trump’s ‘idiocy’

    WASHINGTON – Hispanic leaders are bristling at the largely tepid response by Republican presidential candidates to Donald Trump’s characterization of ...
    July 3, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Solar-powered plane lands in Hawaii after flight from Japan

    KAPOLEI, Hawaii – A plane powered by the sun's rays landed in Hawaii Friday after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean from Jap ...
    July 3, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Baltimore police probe transport van sign

    BALTIMORE – Police in Baltimore are investigating a sign posted inside a police transport van that tells passengers: “Enjoy your ride, cuz we sure wil ...
    July 3, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Egypt marks 2nd anniversary of Islamist ouster with mourning

    CAIRO – Two years to the day after the army overthrew Egypt's Islamist president, the sounds coming from the mosque at Cairo's Tahrir Square were sadl ...
    July 3, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Iran to US: Nuke deal could result in joint cooperation

    VIENNA – In a message to Washington, Iran's foreign minister on Friday called for an end to "coercion and pressure" at the nuclear talks, suggesting a ...
    July 3, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Aetna to buy Humana as health insurer landscape shifts

    Aetna aims to spend about $35 billion to buy rival Humana and become the latest health insurer bulking up on government business as the industry adjus ...
    July 3, 2015 - 11:40 pm
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