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 2015-07-01 01:38   

AP

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  Catchings has 26 points, 10 boards in 400th game; Fever win...[ + ]

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) Tamika Catchings had 26 points and 10 rebounds, including the 3,000th of her career, to help the Indiana Fever held off Connecticut 92-84 on Tuesday night to snap the Sun's seven-game winning streak. Indiana led by as many as 2...



 2015-07-01 01:32   

Reuters Canada

  Greece defaults on IMF payment despite last-minute overtures to creditors...[ + ]

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece made last-minute overtures to its international creditors for financial aid on Tuesday, but it was not enough to save the country from becoming the first developed economy to...



 2015-07-01 01:31   

AP

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  Investigator: Removal of Alaska plane wreckage weeks away...[ + ]

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) It could be weeks before the wreckage of a sightseeing plane that crashed in steep, rugged terrain in southeast Alaska, killing nine people, is recovered. National Transportation Safety Board investigator Clint Johnson said authoritie...



 2015-07-01 01:30   

Reuters

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  U.S.-Cuba announcement expected Wednesday...[ + ]

The Obama administration to announce on Wednesday it has reached an agreement with Cuba to reopen embassies and restore diplomatic relations. Deborah Lutterbeck reports....



 2015-07-01 01:30   

Reuters

[ World ]

  Cuba ends mother-to-child HIV and syphillis transmission...[ + ]

The World Health Orgnization says Cuba has become the first country in the world to end the transmission of HIV and syphillis from mothers to children. Diane Hodges reports....



 2015-07-01 01:29   

Reuters Canada

  Drummer for Journey in jail on rape charges in Oregon...[ + ]

PORTLAND, Ore. (Reuters) - Journey drummer Deen Castronovo was in jail in Oregon on Tuesday on charges of rape and sexual assault, court officials said.Castronovo made an afternoon court appearance where...



 2015-07-01 01:29   

Reuters

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  Oklahoma judge orders grand jury probe of Tulsa sheriff's office...[ + ]

An Oklahoma judge on Tuesday ordered a grand jury investigation into the Tulsa County Sheriffs Office, which has been under scrutiny since a white reserve sheriff's deputy fatally shot a black...



 2015-07-01 01:29   

Reuters

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  Recreational-use marijuana to become legal in Oregon...[ + ]

Marijuana smoking, seed sharing and cannabis-themed rallies are among the ways Oregon residents plan to celebrate as recreational-use pot becomes legal in the fourth western U.S. state on...



 2015-07-01 01:29   

AP

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  Kansas adds UNC transfer guard Jessica Washington...[ + ]

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) Kansas has added North Carolina transfer guard Jessica Washington. Washington spent two seasons with the Tar Heels. She will sit out next season and have two years of eligibility remaining. Coach Brandon Schneider said in a statement ...



 2015-07-01 01:27   

AP

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  Japan faces upstart England in World Cup semifinal...[ + ]

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Coach Norio Sasaki can say whatever he wants in suggesting his Japanese players are superior to England's. Coach Mark Sampson would prefer to see that decided on the field Wednesday, when his upstart Lionesses face the defendin...



 2015-07-01 01:18   

Reuters Canada

  Quintana takes the high road en route to Tour...[ + ]

PARIS (Reuters) - Nairo Quintana has flown under the radar in the build-up to the Tour de France and although his team manager has cautioned against his inexperience, the Movistar rider could become the...



 2015-07-01 01:15   

AP

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  US heads to World Cup final with 2-0 win over Germany...[ + ]

MONTREAL (AP) Carli Lloyd buried a penalty kick, Hope Solo got another shutout and the United States beat top-ranked Germany 2-0 on Tuesday night to advance to the title match at the Women's World Cup. Lloyd's penalty kick in the 69th minute went...



 2015-07-01 01:13   

UPI

  State Department releases second batch of Hillary Clinton emails...[ + ]

Danielle HaynesWASHINGTON, June 30 (UPI) -- The U.S. State Department on Tuesday released more than 1,900 emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private email server....



 2015-07-01 01:09   

Reuters

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  U.S.-Cuba deal to restore ties to be unveiled on Wednesday...[ + ]

The United States and Cuba have reached an agreement to reopen embassies and restore diplomatic ties severed more than five decades ago, and the historic deal will be unveiled on Wednesday, U.S....



 2015-07-01 01:02   

Reuters Canada

  Asia steadies, euro bears Greek burden...[ + ]

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian share markets were in a guarded mood on Wednesday as Greece became the first developed economy to default on a loan with the IMF, setting the scene for another day of uneasy action.While...



 2015-07-01 01:00   

Reuters Canada

  Americans beat Germany to reach World Cup final...[ + ]

MONTREAL (Reuters) - The United States reached the final of the women's soccer World Cup for the second time in a row on Tuesday, taking advantage of a dubious penalty to beat top-ranked Germany 2-0 in...



 2015-07-01 00:49   

Reuters

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  Honduras issues arrest warrant for Congress vice-president...[ + ]

Honduran authorities have issued an arrest warrant for federal lawmaker and Congress vice-president Lena Gutierrez, along with 15 other people accused of defrauding the country's health ministry, the...



 2015-07-01 00:47   

AP

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  Family of immigrant killed by police gets documents...[ + ]

PASCO, Wash. (AP) The family of an unarmed Mexican immigrant who was fatally shot by police in Washington state has been given forensic reports and other documents from the investigation into his death. Authorities released the files to relatives of Anto...



 2015-07-01 00:44   

AP

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  Japanese business mood improves despite gloomy data...[ + ]

TOKYO (AP) The mood among big Japanese corporations is unexpectedly upbeat despite recent data showing the recovery appears to be stalling. The Bank of Japan's quarterly ...



 2015-07-01 00:42   

Reuters Canada

  Honduras issues arrest warrant for Congress vice-president...[ + ]

TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) - Honduran authorities have issued an arrest warrant for federal lawmaker and Congress vice-president Lena Gutierrez, along with 15 other people accused of defrauding the country's...



 2015-07-01 00:41   

Reuters

[ US ]

  U.S. names new envoy for bid to close Guantanamo prison...[ + ]

A newly appointed special envoy to lead the Obama administrations efforts to close the Guantanamo prison said he saw a window of opportunity that could substantially reduce the detainee population...



 2015-07-01 00:38   

AP

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  Authorities: Gay slur carved into Utah man's arm was staged...[ + ]

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Authorities in rural Utah say a man who reported someone beat him and carved a homophobic slur into his arm staged the attacks. Millard County Sheriff Robert Dekker said Tuesday that 21-year-old Rick Jones could face charges after off...



 2015-07-01 00:35   

AP

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  Aldo pulls out of UFC 189 with rib injury...[ + ]

LAS VEGAS (AP) UFC lightweight champion Jose Aldo has pulled out of his title defense against Conor McGregor at UFC 189 on July 11 with a rib injury. Chad Mendes will face McGregor for the interim title instead. UFC President Dana White made the announce...



 2015-07-01 00:33   

AP

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  Hawks' Korver has 'loose bodies' removed from elbow...[ + ]

ATLANTA (AP) Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver is expected to be ready for the start of training camp following surgery to remove loose bodies in his right elbow. The Hawks say Tuesday's surgery was performed in New York by Dr. David Altchek. It is the...



 2015-07-01 00:33   

AP

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  A closer look at Jeb Bush's tax returns, personal finances...[ + ]

WASHINGTON (AP) Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush on Tuesday posted more than three decades of tax returns online, revealing he has earned nearly $29 million since leaving the Florida governor's mansion in 2007 and paid an effective federal ...



 2015-07-01 00:29   

AP

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  Smoking ban seems cause of 15-hour Australian prison riot...[ + ]

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Australian authorities have ended a 15-hour prison riot by up to 300 inmates in Melbourne suspected to have been triggered by a ban on smoking. Corrections Minister Wade Noonan says five prisoners required medical treatment for ...



 2015-07-01 00:28   

AP

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  Singer caught in property dispute between nuns, archdiocese...[ + ]

LOS ANGELES (AP) Katy Perry is caught in a property dispute between a group of elderly nuns and the Los Angeles Archdiocese over who owns a hilltop convent overlooking Hollywood. The singer is named in a recent lawsuit over the scenic property in the Los...



 2015-07-01 00:27   

Reuters Canada

  An older, wiser Schwarzenegger returns in 'Terminator: Genisys'...[ + ]

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Arnold Schwarzenegger may be older but that does not stop him from destroying his younger self, as the former governor of California returns to one of his most recognizable roles...



 2015-07-01 00:22   

AP

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  LEADING OFF: Heston gets keys to the city, Ramirez on deck...[ + ]

A look at what's happening all around the major leagues Wednesday: ___ A KEY MATCHUP San Francisco rookie Chris Heston is set to start in Miami, fresh off being honored at Marlins Park. He's from Palm Bay, Florida, about 170 miles up the highway, ...



 2015-07-01 00:21   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  A look at where Greece, creditors could restart talks...[ + ]

ATHENS, Greece (AP) Greece has defaulted on its repayments to the International Monetary Fund and its bailout program has expired leaving Athens to seek a third support package as its banks and stock market remain closed. The country's left-wing gov...



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