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The Latest: Pope to meet with 'Mr. Nobody' in Ecuador
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:... 7/6/2015 3:48 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

The Latest: Castro congratulates Tsipras on 'no' vote
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The latest on the fallout from the Greek referendum (all times local):... 7/6/2015 3:42 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

Serena beats Venus in 2 sets in 4th round at Wimbledon
LONDON (AP) -- Serena Williams extended her mastery over big sister Venus, and kept alive her bid for Grand Slam history.... 7/6/2015 3:28 PM

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greek government names lead bailout negotiator Euclid Tsakalotos as new finance minister.... 7/6/2015 3:22 PM

More than 1 million expected at pope's Mass in South America
GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (AP) -- Latin America's first pope arrived in this port city on Monday for the first big event of a three-nation tour where he's set compassion for the weak and respect for the environment as central themes.... 7/6/2015 3:19 PM

EU official: Migrant boats also carrying IS fighters
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The European Union's top prosecutor said Monday she has been told that smugglers' boats bringing migrants across the Mediterranean to Europe are also carrying Islamic State group fighters.... 7/6/2015 3:11 PM

Facing record migrant flows, Hungary tightens asylum system
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- Hungary's parliament on Monday approved amendments tightening the country's asylum system, a response to the record number of migrants and refugees reaching the country over the past year.... 7/6/2015 2:55 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 Monday to lift the U.N. arms embargo on the country as a parallel deal - a demand that the United States opposes as it seeks to limit Tehran's Mideast clout.... 7/6/2015 2:49 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 hit a local marketplace in Yemen, killing over 45 civilians on Monday, security officials and eyewitnesses said.... 7/6/2015 2:42 PM

AP Interview: Iran ambassador: Nuke deal could benefit Kabul
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- As Iran and global powers move toward a nuclear agreement, Tehran's ambassador to Afghanistan said a deal easing crippling economic sanctions would also benefit security and development in his country's war-torn neighbor.... 7/6/2015 2:31 PM

Zimbabwean government exports elephants despite protest
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Twenty elephants exported to China would be "better off" in Chinese zoos rather than struggling wildlife parks in Zimbabwe, the southern African nation's minister in charge of wildlife said on Monday, dismissing protests from animal rights groups.... 7/6/2015 2:29 PM

Iraqi fighter jet accidentally bombs Baghdad, 12 killed
BAGHDAD (AP) -- An Iraqi fighter jet accidentally dropped a bomb over a Baghdad neighborhood on Monday, killing at least 12 people on the ground, Iraqi officials said.... 7/6/2015 2:27 PM

Final News of the World journalist sentenced over hacking
LONDON (AP) -- Four years after a phone-hacking scandal sank the News of the World, the last of the tabloid's journalists to face charges has been sentenced.... 7/6/2015 2:24 PM

Greece looks to reopen bailout talks as euro future in doubt
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greece and its membership in Europe's joint currency faced an uncertain future Monday, with the country under pressure to restart bailout talks with creditors as soon as possible after Greeks resoundingly rejected the notion of more austerity in exchange for aid.... 7/6/2015 2:23 PM

Pope plans one-on-one visit with self-proclaimed 'Mr Nobody'
GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (AP) -- A Spaniard by birth, the Rev. Francisco Cortes walks slowly with a cane with a built-in flashlight and admits to a lifelong weakness for cigars.... 7/6/2015 2:23 PM

Russian bomber crashes in Pacific region, both pilots killed
MOSCOW (AP) -- Russia's Defense Ministry says a military aircraft crashed during a training flight and both pilots were killed.... 7/6/2015 2:21 PM

German court convicts Turkish man of terrorism charges
BERLIN (AP) -- A Berlin court has convicted a 28-year-old Turkish man of supporting a terrorist organization fighting in Syria and sentenced him to two and a half years in prison.... 7/6/2015 2:20 PM

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