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The Latest: Merkel demands new proposals from Greek leader
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The latest on the fallout from the Greek referendum (all times local):... 7/6/2015 5:48 PM

After vote win, Greece's Tsipras looks to rebuild talks
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Despite triumphing in a popular vote against austerity, Greece on Monday faced the urgent need to heal its ties with European creditors and reach a financial rescue deal that might prevent it from falling out of the euro - possibly within days.... 7/6/2015 5:47 PM

Morning after: Greeks united, proud of their defiance
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Nicky Zachary closed her family's shoe store just a few hours after opening it Monday after 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 referendum has bonded Greeks together.... 7/6/2015 5:39 PM

The Latest: Pope arrives at Ecuadorean park for Mass
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:... 7/6/2015 5:31 PM

Russian bomber crashes in Pacific region, both pilots killed
MOSCOW (AP) -- A Russian military aircraft crashed Monday while taking off on a nighttime training flight and both pilots were killed, the Defense Ministry said.... 7/6/2015 5:28 PM

Hundreds of thousands gather for pope Mass in South America
GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (AP) -- Hundreds of thousands of people filled a park in Ecuador's main port city Monday for Pope Francis' first big event of his three-nation South American tour, hoping for a glimpse of Latin America's first pope returning to his home soil for a Mass dedicated to the family.... 7/6/2015 5:26 PM

Nyong'o, Blunt sparkle at Christian Dior couture garden show
PARIS (AP) -- Celebrities such as Lupita Nyong'o and Emily Blunt sparkled in the heat at Christian Dior's vivid couture show set in a timeless conservatory in Paris.... 7/6/2015 5:22 PM

Serena beats Venus in 2 sets in 4th round at Wimbledon
LONDON (AP) -- Serena Williams watched her opponent's shot land beyond the baseline on match point.... 7/6/2015 5:09 PM

Mozambique destroys ivory, rhino horn in anti-poaching move
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Mozambique destroyed a large stockpile of confiscated ivory and rhino horn on Monday in an effort to curb severe poaching, the government said.... 7/6/2015 5:06 PM

Airstrike hits market north of Yemen's Aden, over 45 killed
SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- A massive airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition targeting rebels in Yemen hit a local marketplace on Monday, killing more than 45 civilians, security officials and eyewitnesses said.... 7/6/2015 5:01 PM

Germany backs Albania with loans, grants worth 107.5M euros
TIRANA, Albania (AP) -- Two days before German Chancellor Angela Merkel's visit to Tirana, the German government has signed six loans and grants worth a total of 107.5 million euros (US$119.3 million) to promote Albania's energy and water supply sectors.... 7/6/2015 4:57 PM

Italian surveillance company appears to get hacked
LONDON (AP) -- An Italian surveillance company known for selling malicious software used by police bodies and spy agencies appears to have succumbed to a damaging cyberattack that sent documents and invoices ricocheting across the Internet.... 7/6/2015 4:57 PM

Day of extremist violence across Nigeria kills more than 60
JOS, Nigeria (AP) -- A day of extremist violence against both Muslims and Christians in Nigeria killed more than 60 people, including worshipers in a mosque who came to hear a cleric known for preaching peaceful coexistence of all faiths.... 7/6/2015 4:50 PM

UN chief says questions unanswered about Hammarskjold crash
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says an independent review of new information about the mysterious 1961 plane crash that killed U.N. Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold puts to rest claims that he was assassinated after surviving the crash but leaves many questions unanswered about a possible aerial attack or other interference.... 7/6/2015 4:23 PM

Armenian police disperse protest after 2 weeks
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.... 7/6/2015 4:20 PM

Israeli officer who killed teen was in 'mortal' danger: army
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) -- The Israeli military says a senior West Bank commander who killed a Palestinian stone-thrower last week opened fire because he felt "mortal" danger after stones hit his jeep's windshield.... 7/6/2015 4:18 PM

Iran pushes for end to arms embargo in nuke deal
VIENNA (AP) -- A day before the new deadline for a nuclear accord, Iran pushed on Monday for an end to the U.N. arms embargo on the country - a parallel deal that the United States opposes as it seeks to limit Tehran's Mideast power and influence.... 7/6/2015 4:18 PM

What's next, as Greece stumbles toward euro exit
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Greece is at the last chance saloon, thirsty and out of credit. Next stop could be the badlands of euro exit.... 7/6/2015 3:44 PM

Service held in UK to remember Srebrenica massacre victims
LONDON (AP) -- Days before the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre, hundreds of Bosnians and Britons attended a memorial service at Westminster Abbey on Monday to remember the more than 8,000 male Muslim victims.... 7/6/2015 3:34 PM

AP PHOTOS: Dreams of victory for South African rugby team
KATLEHONG, South Africa (AP) -- Their catches still uncertain, their sneakers worn and unsuitable, a team of young South Africans is trying to find success in a sport that that's a traditional favorite in their country, but rare in their own neighborhood - rugby.... 7/6/2015 3:32 PM

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