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  1. Greece in limbo: Shuttered banks keep lifelineRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | NBC12

    ... Popi Stavrakaki, 68. "I'm afraid it will be worse soon. I have no idea why this is happening." And the Council of Europe - an independent body that monitors elections and human rights - told The Associated Press the referendum would fall short of ...

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  2. Greece in limbo: Shuttered banks keep lifeline while Athens, lenders wait for referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... Popi Stavrakaki, 68. "I'm afraid it will be worse soon. I have no idea why this is happening." And the Council of Europe - an independent body that monitors elections and human rights - told The Associated Press the referendum would fall short of ...

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  3. WWII hero, who saved 650 Jewish children from the Holocaust, dies at 106Read the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... of a lifetime. Traveling with a friend to Czechoslovakia in 1938, as the drums of impending war echoed around Europe, Nicholas Winton was hit by a key realization. Winton would almost single-handedly save more than 650 Jewish children from the ...

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  4. Going onesie better! Demi Moore embraces Kim Kardashian's airport...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Daily Mail

    ... setting up a fundraising battle with Jeb Bush Greek prime minister refuses to call off bailout referendum and accuses Europe of attempting to 'blackmail' the country into accepting terms in TV address What nationality are your BREASTS? Plastic ...

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  5. Solemn ceremony marks return of Tunisia attack victims to UKRead the original story

    18 min ago | The Gleaner

    A military plane on Wednesday returned the bodies of the British tourists killed in last week's Tunisian beach massacre to Britain, where soldiers delivered their coffins to waiting hearses in a solemn ceremony marking one of the worst terror attacks on Britons in recent years. At least 27 Britons are confirmed among the 38 people shot dead when a Tunisian student opened fire on a beach in the North African nation's central resort of Sousse.

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  6. Closing Out The Second Quarter Of 2015 With The S&P 500Read the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    Wall St. tumbles as investors flee equities on Greek debt crisis U.S. stocks fell sharply in heavy trading on Monday and the S&P 500 and the Dow had their worst day since October after a collapse in Greek bailout talks intensified fears that the country could be the first to exit the euro zone. The European Central Bank froze funding to Greek banks, forcing Athens to shut banks for a week to keep them from collapsing.

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  7. Manchester United set to lose goalie De Gea to Real MadridRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    London: Man United are resigned to losing David de Gea to Real Madrid and have given up on attempts to retain him. According to Goal.com, sources claim that United have accepted De Gea's desire to move to Madrid in the transfer window and are negotiating the best possible deal for the Spaniard.

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  8. Asian markets tread water, China opens weak, investors watch Greek standoffRead the original story

    44 min ago | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras has called a referendum on Sunday that could determine his country's future in Europe. On Wednesday, Tsipras urged Greeks to reject an international bailout deal, souring hopes of any breakthrough. While U.S. ...

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  9. WikiLeaks claims NSA targeted German ministers beyond MerkelRead the original story

    47 min ago | KDWN

    WikiLeaks published a list of German phone numbers Wednesday that it claimed showed the U.S. National Security Agency eavesdropped on senior German officials beyond Chancellor Angela Merkel. Reports two years ago that Merkel's phone had been targeted by the NSA prompted diplomatic friction between Berlin and Washington, but German prosecutors recently dropped their probe into the case citing lack of concrete evidence.

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  10. Slovakia was not overly affected by Russia-targeted sanctions in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Slovak Spectator

    DESPITE a load of statements made by Prime Minister Robert Fico criticising sanctions against Russia harming the Slovak economy, the country in fact was not significantly affected by sanctions last year. It stems form the report on economic diplomacy in 2014 drafted by the Foreign and European Affairs Ministry that was debated and approved by the government at its July 1, the TASR newswire reported.

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  11. Mike Blair sings the praises of Jonny Gray and Stuart HoggRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Evening Times

    GLASGOW new boy Mike Blair reckons Warriors pair Jonny Gray and Stuart Hogg will be the next generation of Scottish superstars. Scrum-half Blair, capped 85 times by Scotland, has watched the duo closely since his move to the Guinness PRO12 champions, and said: "Jonny has consistently played well for Glasgow for the last two-and-a-half years and has only just turned 21. If he can continue like that he has a lot of respect around this league and is starting to push into Europe as well.

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  12. Greece crisis fails to make a dent on rupeeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Rediff.com

    In June, the rupee emerged as the fifth best performer against the dollar compared with a basket of other global currencies. The rupee appreciated by 0.27 per cent in June against the dollar and the appreciation continued even on Wednesday when it closed at 63.61, compared with Tuesday's close of 63.65 per dollar.

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  13. Tunisia: More British Victims To Be Flown BackRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sky News

    A second flight to repatriate British tourists killed in the attack on a Tunisian beach resort is expected to land this afternoon. An RAF plane will return to Tunisia this morning, as an operation to repatriate the bodies of Britons killed in the beach terror attack continues.

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  14. East Cobb gymnastics troupe headed for Helsinki to participate in exhibition eventRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MDJonline.com

    From left, Charlotte Souter, Lani DeMello and Rachel Steffen work on a routine at the Chattooga School of Gymnastics and Dance in east Cobb.

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  15. Crackdown on Albanian marijuana village after fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Aiken Standard

    Michelle Pemberton/The Indianapolis Star via AP In this photo taken Tuesday, May 19, 2015, Bill Levin, a cannabis advocate and leader of the First Church of Cannabis, poses outside his him in Indianapolis. Levin has said he established the church as a test of the state's Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which gives people the right to follow their religious practices without the heavy hand of government.

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  16. Aberdeen's Jonny Hayes: We can take the heat against Shkendija...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Record

    DONS winger knows his side face a red hot reception in Macedonia but is certain Derek McInnes men will keep the tie alive for the return to the Granite City. Any earlier and the Dons' fair hair brigade might have been struggling in the 30 degrees heat with Hayes, Adam Rooney, Barry Robson, Mark Reynolds and a few others all reaching for the factor 50. The weather won't be too big a factor though and Hayes is convinced the Pittodrie men can make sure they won't get scorched in Skopje on the pitch either.

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  17. Nicholas Winton Dies at 106; 'British Schindler' Saved Hundreds of Children from HolocaustRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | People

    Sir Nicholas Winton , a British man who saved more than 600 children from the Holocaust, died on Wednesday in Slough, England. He was 106 years old.

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  18. Nicholas Winton, savior of Jewish children, dies at 106Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    He was just a 29-year-old clerk at the London Stock Exchange when he faced the challenge of a lifetime. Traveling with a friend to Czechoslovakia in 1938, as the drums of impending war echoed around Europe, Nicholas Winton was hit by a key realization.

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  19. Robert 'Bertie' Kidd to fight UK deportation upon prison releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    One of Australia's oldest and most notorious criminals, 82-year-old Robert "Bertie" Kidd has vowed to fight a plan to deport him back to his native United Kingdom when he is released from prison next month. In a move his family describe as "inhumane", the Australian Government has formally notified Kidd he will be sent back to England, the country he left in 1948, when he was just 14 years old.

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  20. Greek vote will go ahead as leader attacks 'blackmail'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Greece's Alexis Tsipras refused to call off a referendum on the country's bail-out, after being threatened with imminent financial ruin and a banking collapse as early as Monday if he chooses to press ahead with the vote. During his third televised address in five days, the prime minister railed against the "blackmail" of Greece, insisting he would not cancel the vote and promising that all citizens' bank savings were safe.

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