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The vote is on an international bailout that includes harsh austerity measures. The Athens government is instead pushing for a "no" vote that would give it a mandate to try to negotiate debt relief.
President Beji Caid Essebsi's office says in a statement that he needed the powers that come with the declaration to more effectively deal with the threat from extremists.
When the U.S. reopens its embassy in Havana, it will increase its staff. That should mean more help for American businesses hoping to gain a foothold on the communist island.
Matt Stonie beat Joey "Jaws" Chestnut at the Fourth of July hot dog eating contest in Coney Island, breaking Chestnut's bid for a ninth straight victory.
Photos released by the Islamist extremist group show a 2,000-year-old stone sculpture of a lion being smashed with sledgehammers.
Greek voters on Sunday face a referendum on further austerity measures in exchange for bailouts. But the unstated question is whether Greece should give up the euro.
The U.S. and Cuba have agreed to open embassies in each other's capitals, the biggest tangible step in the countries' historic bid to restore ties after more than a half-century of hostilities.
Top-ranked Germans miss their first penalty kick of World Cup. Carli Lloyd converts penalty kick for U.S. and Kelley O'Hara adds clincher.
With its failure to repay roughly $1.8 billion to the International Monetary Fund, Greece became the first developed country to fall into arrears on payments to the IMF.
Not so long ago, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff was outraged when documents leaked by Edward Snowden showed the U.S. had been monitoring her communications.
Negotiators in Vienna hope to clinch an accord curbing Iran's nuclear program for a decade in exchange for tens of billions of dollars in relief from economic sanctions.
The second-ranked U.S. plays No. 1 Germany in a semifinal tonight. They're battling for a spot in Sunday's final.
Officials say that the Saudi national flew into the neighboring Gulf nation hours before launching the attack that killed 27 worshipers.
Greece's Prime Minister announced Sunday that banks will be closed and capital controls imposed in order to stave off a run on the euro after negotiations with the country's international lenders broke down.
Hundreds of thousands of people packed gay pride events from New York City to Seattle, San Francisco to Chicago to celebrate a Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage.