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BRUSSELS (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras strode into a summit of eurozone leaders with a beaming smile Tuesday, but was met with anger when it became clear he had no written proposal on how to save his country from financial ruin.With ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Job openings stayed close to a 15-year high in May. It's a sign that companies are expecting continued economic growth, but the level of advertised jobs hasn't driven the same kind of increase in actual hiring.The Labor Departm ...more

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LONDON (AP) — Britons paused in silence, laid flowers and lit candles Tuesday to mark the 10th anniversary of suicide bombings on London's transit system in the worst terror attack on British soil and a day of pain seared into London's collective memor ...more

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece is known the world over for its historic sites, sparkling sea, and lovely, vine-shaded restaurants. Add riot police, shuttered banks, and lines at cash machines and the picture clouds.This is the reality facing touri ...more

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PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — SurveyMonkey has named a Hewlett-Packard Co. executive to take over for CEO David Goldberg, who died in May while vacationing in Mexico.Goldberg was married to Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg.Bill Veghte, who was chi ...more

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Qatari company says one of its oil drilling rigs will need several months of repairs and maintenance after an accident off the Gulf nation's coast.Gulf International Services said in a statement Tuesday that ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Sarah Palin has a new book coming out, with a new publisher.Regnery Publishing, a conservative press based in Washington, D.C., announced Tuesday that it was planning a November release for Palin's "Sweet Freedom: A Devotional." ...more

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Horizon Pharma has gone hostile with an all-stock offer for Depomed valued at about $2.1 billion after its target rejected friendly overtures to talk about a deal.The Dublin-based company said Tuesday that it will take an offer of $29.25 of its ...more

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BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — There is a saying in the Balkans: "Indebted like Greece."The expression is believed to have originated in the 19th century, when the southeast of Europe was engulfed in wars and poverty. It has taken on new significance s ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese utility on Tuesday began loading fuel into a nuclear reactor where operations are scheduled to resume next month in the country's first restart under safety requirements set following the Fukushima disaster.Kyushu Electri ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — US trade deficit widens 2.9 percent to $41.9 billion in May, reflecting drop in exports. ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — The American Toyota executive who was arrested in Japan last month on suspicion of drug law violations is expected to be released Wednesday without being prosecuted, according to Japan's Kyodo News service.Kyodo did not identify the ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Europe's low-cost airline Ryanair says it will start its first cheap flights in and out of Israel in November.The Irish budget airline said Tuesday it will offer twice-weekly flights between Israel's Ovda airport near Eilat and ...more

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PARIS (AP) — A migrant who stowed away on a truck in the Channel Tunnel was found dead on Tuesday, disrupting travel between France and England for a third week in a row, police and the tunnel operator said.The reported death Tuesday came shortl ...more

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BEIJING (AP) — Chinese stocks fell Tuesday despite official efforts to shore up slumping prices while other Asian markets were mixed after Wall Street's decline.KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index fell 4 percent to 3,625.66 and Hong Kong ...more

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FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Greece is at the last chance saloon, thirsty and out of credit. Next stop could be the badlands of euro exit.Without a deal on more bailout loans, the heavily indebted country faces looming financial hurdles in the comi ...more

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics Co. forecast a fall in second quarter profit in a sign that sales of its much anticipated Galaxy S6 smartphones failed to meet expectations.Samsung on Tuesday estimated its second quarter operating p ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Seritage Growth Properties, the real estate spinoff of Sears Holdings Corp., made its debut Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and estimated that it had raised about $1.6 billion from the offering.Sears, which is dealing with ...more

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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AP) — About 3,000 chanting protesters took to the streets of Barbados' capital Monday to join a union-led rally against the recent dismissals of about a dozen public workers nearing retirement age.Sanitation and other servi ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly lower Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.Wheat for September delivery gained 5 cents to $5.9550 a bushel; September corn was 2 cents lower at 4.2650 a bushel; December oats were off .25 cents at 2.7425 ...more

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LONDON (AP) — Friction in Formula One and ongoing negativity has created instability that affects companies pumping money into the sport, according to a director of the motorsport series.But Martin Sorrell, who is also chief executive of adverti ...more

AP News - Jul 06, 2015 12:50 PM

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City's efforts to recapture some of the tourism dollars it has lost to casino competition in recent years finally appear to be working.Nine years ago, the city's casinos started realizing they needed to offer ...more

AP News - Jul 06, 2015 12:22 PM

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Nicky Zachary closed her family's shoe store just a few hours after opening it Monday — the few customers who had strolled in hadn't bought a thing. But she was not discouraged — she thinks a landmark "no" vote in a nationwide ref ...more

AP News - Jul 06, 2015 12:20 PM

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Police cleared away barricades on Monday to unblock a central avenue in the Armenian capital that demonstrators had occupied for two weeks to protest hikes in electricity prices in the impoverished former Soviet nation.Po ...more

AP News - Jul 06, 2015 12:02 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. service firms grew at a slightly faster pace in June, as business activity and new orders increased.The Institute for Supply Management said Monday that its services index edged up to 56 in June from 55.7 in May. Any readi ...more


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