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Greece's bailout expires, country defaults on IMF payment

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- 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....
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Greece's bailout expires, country defaults on IMF payment

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- 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....
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Egypt's president vows 'swift justice' after assassination

CAIRO (AP) -- President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi vowed Tuesday to accelerate a crackdown on extremists and bring "swift justice" after the assassination of Egypt's chief prosecutor, raising the prospect of carrying out executions of senior Muslim Brotherhood figures, including the former president....
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Yemen fighting allows 1,200 prisoners to flee

SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- Some 1,200 inmates fled a prison in Yemen on Tuesday after guards deserted their posts amid fierce fighting between Shiite rebels and their opponents, officials said....
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Senate sends GOP budget bill to Wolf's desk to await veto

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A veto awaited a Republican-penned spending plan sent Tuesday to Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's desk, as the GOP used its huge legislative majorities on the final day of the state government's fiscal year to try to wrap up an ambitious agenda....
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The Latest: Legislature passes GOP agenda; vetoes awaited

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The latest news from efforts by Pennsylvania Republican lawmakers to send various pieces of major legislation to Gov. Tom Wolf's desk (all times local):...
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Remains of schooner raised from Lake Champlain back to Navy

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) -- The remains of a Revolutionary War battleship that burned and sank as the Americans and British struggled for control of Lake Champlain will be in the hands of the U.S. Navy in time for the Fourth of July....
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Pennsylvania's auditor recommends municipal pension reforms

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A task force headed by state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale is recommending legislation it says will help improve the stability of Pennsylvania's 2,600 municipal pension plans....
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Papal visit: From halls of power to streets of Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Pope Francis' nine-day visit to the U.S. and Cuba in September will take him from the halls of power to the cradle of American democracy....
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Late Oregon teen among 18 to win Carnegie Medal for heroism

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A 16-year-old Oregon boy who drowned while trying unsuccessfully to save his younger brother's life is one of 18 people to be honored with a Carnegie Medal for heroism....
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List of 18 people honored with Carnegie Medals for heroism

Winners of Carnegie Medals formally announced Tuesday:...
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Coroner: Police correct to shoot robbery standoff suspect

GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A coroner says a western Pennsylvania man didn't fatally shoot himself during an armed standoff following a pharmacy robbery, but found state police who fired the fatal shots were justified....
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Pennsylvania track to start races earlier to avoid deer

ERIE, Pa. (AP) -- Deer, not deuces, are wild at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, and the racetrack is making changes to get its horses back in the starting gate....
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Halliburton closing 430-worker plant in western Pennsylvania

HOMER CITY, Pa. (AP) -- Halliburton is closing a western Pennsylvania plant with 430 workers, but says 80 percent of them will be offered transfers to a facility in Zanesville, Ohio or other Pennsylvania locations....
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Should the people of Greece accept the terms of the IMF’s austerity measures? <More Info>

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Yesterday's Poll

Do you agree with the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling that same-sex couples have the right to marry anywhere in the United States?

No:
91%
Yes:
9%
Total Votes: 23,534

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