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  • First lady hosts Girl Scout campout on White House lawn
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 4:54 pm
    Some lucky Girl Scouts were set to experience the ultimate in camping Tuesday: an overnight in tents pitched on the White House South Lawn.
  • Economists say Puerto Rico needs right to bankruptcy option
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 4:43 pm
    Puerto Rico's financial future hung in limbo Tuesday as economists and officials warned that the U.S. territory could head down Greece's path if it is not allowed to declare bankruptcy as it struggles with $72 billion in public debt.
  • AP source: US, Cuba to announce plan to open embassies
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 4:36 pm
    President Barack Obama will announce Wednesday that the U.S. and Cuba have finalized an agreement to reopen embassies in each other's capitals, a major step in ending hostilities between the Cold War foes, a senior administration official said.
  • Federal Export-Import Bank set for midnight expiration
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 4:18 pm
    Conservatives cheered the demise of the federal Export-Import Bank Tuesday and vowed to beat back efforts to revive it, even as business leaders and the White House issued dire warnings that letting the agency expire at midnight would hurt U.S. competitiveness globally.
  • Greece's bailout expires, country defaults on IMF payment
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 4:18 pm
    Greece slipped deeper into its financial abyss after the bailout program it has relied on for five years expired at midnight Tuesday and the country failed to repay a loan due to the International Monetary Fund, deepening fears over whether it will be able to remain in the eurozone.
  • IMF: Greece misses $1.8 billion loan payment
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 3:42 pm
    The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):
  • APNewsBreak: Tunisia beach killer trained with museum gunmen
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 3:19 pm
    The student who massacred tourists in a Tunisian seaside resort trained in a jihadi camp in Libya at the same time as the two men who attacked a leading museum in March, a top security official said Tuesday, enforcing the notion of a link between the two assaults and raising fears of more attacks from an underground world clawing at this North African nation's budding democracy.
  • UN: World should be ashamed at failure to end Syria conflict
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 3:00 pm
    U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Tuesday the world should be ashamed that three years after major powers approved a blueprint in Geneva to bring peace to Syria the suffering of its people is reaching new depths and the country is "on the brink of falling apart."
  • Drug and device firms paid $6.5B to care providers
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 3:00 pm
    From research dollars to free lunches and junkets, drug and medical device companies paid doctors and leading hospitals nearly $6.5 billion last year, according to government data posted Tuesday.
  • US senator on visit to Venezuela amid diplomatic detente
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 2:54 pm
    The Republican chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee is making a surprise visit to Venezuela amid a U.S. effort to reduce tensions with the South American nation.
  • Ex-Colombian paramilitary leader sentenced on drug charges
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 2:48 pm
    A former Colombian paramilitary leader convicted of federal cocaine trafficking charges will serve nearly seven more years in an American prison before he is sent back to his country.
  • Report: Border Patrol should add 350 internal investigators
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 1:54 pm
    Customs and Border Protection should more than double its ranks of internal affairs investigators, an advisory panel has recommended in a report sent to Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson.
  • Obama calls string of recent victories 'gratifying'
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 1:54 pm
    President Barack Obama cast a string of legal and legislative victories last week on trade, health care and gay marriage as the "gratifying" culmination of years of work by his White House.
  • Spain: 'Gag Law' greeted with protests from critics
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 1:43 pm
    Thousands of protesters rallied Tuesday against a new Spanish public security law nicknamed the "gag law" before it went into effect at midnight, slamming it as legalized muzzling of free expression and the media.
  • China announces climate target for Paris deal
    Associated Press | June 30, 2015 1:25 pm
    Top carbon polluter China confirmed it will try to cap its rising emissions before 2030 while the U.S. and Brazil pledged to boost renewable energy sources in a series of announcements Tuesday in anticipation of a global climate pact in Paris.
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