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  1. Tsipras defiant as banks shut, markets rockedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | KMIR 6

    Greece is anxiously awaiting a decision by the European Central Bank on whet... . FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2014 file photo, President of European Central Bank Mario Draghi speaks behind the red light of a TV camera during a news conference in Frankfurt, Germany.


  2. Greek referendum: Between a rock and a hard placeRead the original story

    6 min ago | ITV

    If they vote No, well that's fairly self-explanatory. They won't get any more money, what little cash there is will soon run out and the Greeks would soon have to print their own parallel currency, call it the Drachma for arguments sake.


  3. Most actively traded companies on the TSXRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Bombardier Inc. . Aerospace, rail equipment. Down six cents, or 2.49 per cent, to $2.35 on 11.6 million shares.


  4. Chronicle of a default foretold: what next for GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Age

    After months of negotiations on the terms of what has now become about a 16 billion in loans from the European Union, Greece has called a July 5 referendum on the fiscal and structural reforms being demanded of it in return. The leftwing Syriza government will campaign for a "no" vote, arguing that such reforms - including a commitment to budget surpluses and cuts to pensions - will push the country to the brink of depression.


  5. US stocks notch worst day of year as Greek crisis escalatesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | NBC12

    ... at this point." Over the weekend, the European Central Bank refused to extend its emergency support for Greece's banking system. That prompted the Greek government to close banks and announce limits on withdrawals. Pictures of long lines at bank ...


  6. Political Newcomer Seeks Brookfield's Top Election PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago |

    Steve Dunn says that his international banking experience is applicable to being a municipal government leader since he recognizes that every resident is a client. "It's not just your corporation's money, its other people's money" said Dunn, who is expected to capture the Brookfield Democratic nomination for first selectman July 27 at the party caucus.


  7. S&P 500 wipes out gain for 2015 amid global sell-offRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | SFGate

    ... basis points. Bulgarian bonds slid the most in eastern Europe and Romania's Eurobonds fell on concern the nations' banking industries would be rocked by the contagion of a Greek exit from the euro region. While European equities sank and bonds ...


  8. Some Good Signs For REITs Amid SelloffRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Barron's

    Maxim recently highlighted its top mortgage real estate investment trust picks, and Citigroup has an update on REITs as well Monday. Michael Bilerman and his team write that REIT stocks are down 15% from their late-January peak, and note that there is an interesting dichotomy in the REIT world.


  9. Greece Riles Markets, But Grexit Risk Low?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Barron's

    ... the potential costs of a "no to austerity" vote to Greek voters and dissuade them from choosing "Grexit." The Greek banking system is now shut down until further notice, and Greece's government will be unable to negotiate its reopening without a new ...


  10. Tofino, Stanley Park voted B.C.'s 'best places' to visitRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    A new poll from Insights West polled British Columbians on their favourite places to visit inside their own province, with Stanley Park and Tofino topping the list. Residents were asked to choice their "best places" from 69 options and, while Stanley Park and Tofino stood apart, votes were split across several of B.C.'s landmarks and leisure spots.


  11. US stock suffer worst drop of 2015 on Greek default fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Greece only makes up 0.3% of the global economy, but it's causing a global stock market sell-off. U.S. stocks suffered their worst plunge so far in 2015 on Monday.


  12. Greece's Debt Crisis Sends Stocks Falling Around GlobeRead the original story

    19 min ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Stocks slumped on Wall Street, after markets in Europe were buffeted by worries that the Greek debt crisis would prove contagious and Chinese investors endured another topsy-turvy session. By early afternoon in New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was down 1.3 percent, the Standard & Poor's 500 was down 1.3 percent, and the Nasdaq average had fallen 1.5 percent.


  13. Sterling Bancorp and Hudson Valley Holding Corp. Receive OCC Approval for MergerRead the original story

    22 min ago | Benzinga

    ... shares of Sterling common stock. The combined company will operate under the Sterling Bancorp name and its principal banking subsidiary will operate under the name Sterling National Bank. Upon completion of the merger, the company will have ...


  14. Market Report: Greek fallout hurts stocks worldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... European Central Bank and the IMF, he added. "So from that perspective, the risk that is borne is not really to the banking or the financial system, which is critically important, because that can allow the European banking system to continue to ...


  15. Greek prime minister rants about 'blackmail' with surprising intensityRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Mashable

    Greece's prime minister Alexis Tsipras took to Twitter to express his frustration on the European Commission, the International Monetary Fund, and the European Central Bank denying an extension to the bailout money scheduled to run out on Tuesday, and his hopes for a no vote on the upcoming July 5 snap referendum on the eurozone bailout. Holding nothing back - Tsipras called the negotiations with the EU "blackmail - Tsipras tweeted for over an hour about his frustrations with Greece's European partners.


  16. Greece edges towards the precipiceRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | The Straits Times

    THE Greek government's decision to call a referendum on the terms of the country's bailout prolongs politically what essentially is an economic battle drawing to an end. The initiative undertaken by the leftist government of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras seeks to legitimise its opposition to creditors' demands by registering the degree of popular angst over the austerity policies that his citizens are living with.


  17. AlarmForce Announces Normal Course Issuer BidRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Market Wire

    AlarmForce Industries Inc. announced today that the Toronto Stock Exchange has approved AlarmForce's Notice of Intention to Make a Normal Course Issuer Bid to purchase for cancellation, from time to time, its common shares through the facilities of the TSX and alternative Canadian trading platforms. AlarmForce has TSX approval to purchase for cancellation up to a maximum of 5% of AlarmForce's issued and outstanding Shares, being 581,722 Shares.


  18. U.S. stocks tumble on Greek debt crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Reuters

    After a Greek government official said, the country would not pay the IMF on Tuesday, stocks tumbled, with the major indexes falling around two percent. Bobbi Rebell reports.


  19. If The Mess In Greece Is All Greek To You, Then Read ThisRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... believe voters would let it happen. Regardless of Sunday's outcome, Greeks already have suffered terribly. Their banking system is fraying, the tourism industry is eroding and poverty is rising. Those who see no big deal rightly note that Greece's ...


  20. The Latest: Hundreds in London rally for unity with GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    A demonstrator holds a sign during a protest against the European Central Bank over Greece's debt repayments, in Trafalgar Square, London, Monday June 29, 2015. Standard & Poor's rating agency has cut Greece's credit grade by one notch further into junk status amid the country's deteriorating financial situation.