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.
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.
The Latest: Flags from many nations seen during pope visit
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:
South Carolina lawmakers begin debate over Confederate flag
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina lawmakers on Monday began debating whether to bring the Confederate flag down outside the Capitol, starting with a pair of senators — one white, one black — whose families arrived in the state before the Civil War.
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.
Atlantic City betting big on non-gambling attractions
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.
Fraying family ties cut to heart of theater gunman's defense
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — They show up in court every day, a visible reminder to jurors that even a killer has parents who love him and who don't want him to die.
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 worshippers in a mosque who came to hear a cleric known for preaching peaceful coexistence of all faiths.
A win, then a hug: Serena Williams tops Venus at Wimbledon
LONDON (AP) — Decades ago, when the Williams sisters were kids in California, taking tennis lessons from Dad on a municipal court and imagining playing at Grand Slam tournaments one day, it was Venus — older, taller, stronger — who usually beat Serena.
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.
A humorous slant on the top news of the day, Jon Stewart reports on the foibles and fumbles of the real world watch