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  • Parliament approves referendum; Greece's future in balance

    ATHENS, Greece – Greece's parliament voted early Sunday in favor of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' motion to hold a July 5 referendum on creditor prop ...
    June 27, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • Weeklong heat wave in southern Pakistan kills 1,233 people

    ISLAMABAD – A devastating weeklong heat wave in Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi killed 1,233 people, an official said.
    June 27, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • French terror suspect took selfie with beheaded victim

    FONTAINES-SUR-SAONE, France – The top suspect in the beheading of a businessman that French authorities are calling a terrorist attack took a "selfie" ...
    June 27, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Long struggle, quick endgame as same-sex marriage prevails

    NEW YORK – Back in 1996, President Bill Clinton signed a law stipulating that the federal government would not recognize marriages between same-sex co ...
    June 27, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • USDA proposes healthier fare for child, adult day cares

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – As teachers lament seeing toddlers too large to fit in playground swings, a federal program that feeds millions of low-income child ...
    June 27, 2015 - 10:28 pm
  • Police: Surviving escapee could face a harder time alone

    MALONE, N.Y. – With his escape partner killed, the surviving convicted murderer who pulled off an elaborate breakout from a maximum-security prison th ...
    June 27, 2015 - 10:28 pm
  • Fear of longer commutes puts pressure on U.S. cities to act

    At 4:35 a.m. each weekday, Stan Paul drives out of his Southern California suburb with 10 passengers in a van, headed to his job as an undergraduate c ...
    June 29, 2015 - 12:26 am
  • Beheading, attack at U.S. factory in France; suspect detained

    SAINT-QUENTIN-FALLAVIER, France – A truck driver once under surveillance for radical Islamic ties crashed into an American-owned chemical warehouse in ...
    June 27, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • Dozens killed in attack in Tunisia

    SOUSSE, Tunisia – A young man pulled a Kalashnikov from a beach umbrella and sprayed gunfire at European sunbathers at a Tunisian resort, killing at l ...
    June 27, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • What Supreme Court's gay marriage ruling means for states, churches, same-sex couples

    SALT LAKE CITY — The decades-long debate about whether same-sex marriage should be allowed in the United States was finally settled Friday when the U. ...
    June 26, 2015 - 1:06 pm
  • PHOTOS: U.S. Supreme Court rules in favor of gay marriage

    Gay marriage is now legal in all 50 states. ...
    June 26, 2015 - 1:02 pm
  • U.S. Supreme Court ruling sets gay marriage in motion nationwide: The latest

    WASHINGTON — The Latest on the Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex marriage. (All times Eastern)1:15 ...
    June 26, 2015 - 1:02 pm
  • U.S. Supreme Court on gay marriage: Same-sex couples have right to marry nationwide

    WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States, a historic culmination of de ...
    June 27, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • 10 Things to Know for June 26; Vandals target Confederate monuments

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    June 26, 2015 - 6:35 am
  • Supreme Court upholds key tool for fighting housing bias

    WASHINGTON – A sharply divided Supreme Court on Thursday preserved a key tool used for more than four decades to fight housing discrimination, handing ...
    June 25, 2015 - 11:44 pm
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