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  1. Analysts: Greek government's post-referendum future unsureRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A new opinion poll shows a dead heat in Greece's referendum campaign with just t... A technical crew with The Orlando Eye safely evacuated all 66 stranded riders from the largest Ferris wheel on East Coast, an incident that shut down the attraction that towers 400 feet over central Florida,... A technical crew with The Orlando Eye safely evacuated all 66 stranded riders from the largest Ferris wheel on East Coast, an incident that shut down the attraction that towers 400 feet over central Florida, authorities said.

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  2. Analysts: Greek government's post-referendum future unsureRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    A new opinion poll shows a dead heat in Greece's referendum campaign with just t... ATHENS, Greece - Whether Greeks decide in Sunday's referendum to accept their lenders' bailout deal or reject it, the government's hold on power may be shakier than its brash prime minister has calculated, analysts say. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is banking on fellow Greeks to deliver a resounding "no" in the popular vote that he believes will give him strong leverage in his negotiations with creditors to swing a softer bailout deal for a country ravaged by years of harsh austerity, deep recession and crushing poverty.

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  3. Referendum in Greece appears to be tossup - Sat, 04 Jul 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Greeks packed city squares for dueling rallies late into the night Friday, as polls showed a dead heat between the "yes" and "no" camps ahead of a bailout referendum Sunday that could be Greece's most important vote since it joined the European Union. More than 40,000 people gathered at the two rallies, half a mile apart, before Sunday's vote on whether to accept creditors' proposals for more austerity in exchange for rescue loans, or reject the deal as a show of defiance against years of harsh economic austerity.

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  4. Greece crisis: Would euro departure help or hurt Europe's currency union?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Express India

    A municipal worker cleans the streets as she walks past referendum campaign posters reading "No" in Greek in Athens, Greece, July 4, 2015. With aid negotiations off and ATMs running out of money, it's not speculation any more.

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  5. Honeymoon is over for Greek couple who went penniless in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... churches in the city's Queens borough came to the rescue, giving them survival cash until their flight home to Greece on Friday. The couple's U.S. adventure started after their June 6 wedding in Volos, Greece, a port city several hours north of ...

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  6. Debt crisis a chance for EU to address past mistakes in CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... has hurt the West's relations with a key North Atlantic Treaty Organization ally, Turkey. But, for both Cyprus and Greece, the current financial crisis may provide an opportunity to retrieve those stones and calm the sea. A protester holds a Greek ...

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  7. Nicole Scherzinger stuns in two patriotic themed gowns for Capitol...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... of Athens: Protesters attack police with flagpoles and tear gas is sprayed at demonstrators in rallies ahead of Greece's debt crisis referendum 'King of Instagram' Dan Bilzerian launches ridiculous 'presidential campaign' video showing him at pool ...

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  8. Pensioner broken by Greek tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Retiree Giorgos Chatzifotiadis had queued up at three banks in Greece's second city of Thessaloniki on Friday in the hope of withdrawing a pension on behalf of his wife, but all in vain. When he was told at the fourth that he could not withdraw his 120 euros , it was all too much and he collapsed in tears.

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  9. Campaigns halt as Greeks face tough referendum choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    A demonstrator rises his hand reading the word ''No'' as a Greek flag waves during a rally organized by supporters of the No vote in Athens, Friday, July 3, 2015. A new opinion poll shows a dead heat in Greece's referendum campaign with just two days to go before Sunday's vote on whether Greeks should accept more austerity in return for bailout loans.

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  10. Drift before Greek voteRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    In this Friday, June 26, 2015, file photo, an investor walks by the screen displaying stock prices in a brokerage house in Hangzhou, in eastern China's Zhejiang province. World stock markets mostly drifted lower Friday, July 3, 2015, ahead of Greece's weekend referendum, while China's main stock benchmark plunged as government efforts failed to reassure panicky investors.

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  11. Europeans tried to block IMF debt report on Greece: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    A 'Yes' supporter waves a Greek flag on arrival for the pro-Euro rally at the Panathenean stadium in Athens, Greece, July 3, 2015. Euro zone countries tried in vain to stop the IMF publishing a gloomy analysis of Greece's debt burden which the leftist government says vindicates its call to voters to reject bailout terms, sources familiar with the situation said on Friday.

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  12. Greek debt crisis: Photograph of elderly man collapsed outside bank reveals pensioner's despairRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | UAport

    ... entity card strewn next to him, captivates people around the world. Mr Chatzifotiadis had queued up at three banks in Greece's second city of Thessaloniki on Friday in the hope of withdrawing a pension on behalf of his wife 'a" " but all in vain.

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  13. Pictures conveying despair of Greece's elderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Times of India

    A photograph of an elderly Greek man weeping on the ground outside a national bank has emerged as the country's financial crisis deepens . The unidentified man appears to have been attempting to collect his pension at the branch in Thessaloniki, northern Greece.

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  14. Defiant PM rejects Grexit fears as he rallies 'No' voteRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras got a rock-star welcome at an Athens rally Friday as he sought to revive support for a "No" vote in a referendum called to strengthen his hand in talks with international creditors. His typically charismatic turn on the stage came as the most recent polls suggested Sunday's plebiscite on Greece's latest bailout offer was too close to call, with the EU nation of 11 million people evenly divided.

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  15. Confusion reigns in Greece on last day of campaigning before referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TheDay.Com

    Athens, Greece - Greece's highest administrative court ruled Friday that a referendum planned for Sunday is constitutional, clearing the last serious hurdle before Greeks go to the polls for a vote that could set the country's direction for decades. From the moment Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced the referendum last Friday, the vote has been marked by doubts over its purpose and validity.

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  16. How Greece Created Hades For Entrepreneurs And Crippled Its Economy: Lessons For The USRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... Practice. Away from work, I ski, mess around in boats, spoil my grandchildren, and tinker with digital toys. Greece provides an object lesson in how bad government can ravage an economy and consequently, a country. Over the last 20 years governments ...

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  17. Crying Greek pensioner: the story behind the poignant photoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Retiree Giorgos Chatzifotiadis had queued up at three banks in Greece's second city of Thessaloniki on Friday in the hope of withdrawing a pension on behalf of his wife, but all in vain. Distressed Greek pensioner, Giorgos Chatzifotiadis, sits on the ground outside a national bank branch in Thessaloniki, on July 3, 2015 When he was told at the fourth that he could not withdraw his 120 euros , it was all too much and he collapsed in tears.

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  18. Court orders Housing Foundation to pay damages to Kalmera, WilliamsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    ... in The Hague fired warning shots and arrested 34 people during a third straight... Read more... IMF warns Greece of huge financial hole Friday, 03 July 2015 ATHENS/WASHINGTON--The International Monetary Fund delivered a stark warning on Thursday of ...

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  19. Greeks take to the streets for dueling rallies that reflect a divided nationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Dueling rallies of tens of thousands of people apiece took over central Athens on Friday evening, with demonstrators making their final push before a referendum on Sunday that has passionately divided this flailing nation between those terrified Greece will lose its place in Europe and others determined to transform the continent at all costs. With Greece's 19th-century Olympic stadium as a backdrop, "yes" supporters shouted their contempt for the government and demanded an end to the brinkmanship that has characterized the country's relationship with Europe for the past five months.

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  20. Political campaign in Greece reaches peak before July 5 referendumRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Thousands of Greeks take part in a rally called by governing Syriza party to urge voters to say "No" in the upcoming referendum in Athens, Greece, on July 3, 2015. Political campaign reaches a peak two days before July 5 referendum on bailout terms.

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