Greece appears to cave to demands, but Europe skeptical
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's government appeared to be caving into demands from its creditors on Wednesday, offering concessions in a desperate attempt to get more aid hours after its bailout program expired.
The Latest: Tsipras vows to push on with referendum
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):
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Myanmar fisherman goes home after 22 years as a slave
TUAL, Indonesia (AP) — All he did was ask to go home.
The Latest: Explosions on Egypt side of Gaza border
CAIRO (AP) — The latest news on the coordinated militant attacks in Egypt's restive northern Sinai Peninsula that killed 50 soldiers (all times local):
The Latest: US, Cuba to open embassies to restore ties
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and Cuba have agreed to open embassies in their capital cities, a major step in restoring ties after more than 50 years of hostilities. The latest developments (all times local):
Russia-US ties alive and well at Iran nuclear talks
VIENNA (AP) — Russia-U.S. relations are at a post-Cold War low just about everywhere, except at the Iran nuclear talks.
Indonesia plane crash death toll 141 as search effort ends
MEDAN, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's air force promised Wednesday to investigate whether the aging transport plane that crashed into a city neighborhood, killing 141 people, was violating rules by carrying non-military passengers who paid for their flights. A local military commander said the searchfor bodies has ended.
Official: Fire at South Carolina black church wasn't arson
GREELEYVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A fire that destroyed a black church that 20 years ago was a target of the Ku Klux Klan was not the work of an arsonist, a federal law enforcement official said Wednesday.
Western Europe sweats _ and enjoys _ unusual heat wave
PARIS (AP) — Commuters bared lots of skin, temperatures broke records in cities and towns, and millions gulped down water or splashed away in it as Western Europe sweltered in a heat wave.
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