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Puerto Rico to seek debt moratorium from bondholders

June 29, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

The U.S. and Puerto Rico flags wave in front of the governor’s mansion in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, Monday, June 29, 2015. International economists released a critical report on Puerto Rico’s economy Monday on the heels of the governor’s warning that the island can’t pay its $72 billion public debt. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo) SAN...

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Puerto Rico governor warning that public debt unpayable

June 29, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE- In this April 30, 2015, file photo, Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla delivers his budget address for the next fiscal year at the Capitol building in San Juan. Puerto Rico’s governor believes the U.S. territory’s $72 billion public...

Venezuela’s ruling party taps celeb candidates to woo youth

June 29, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro and first lady, Cilia Flores, left, gesture to supporter as they arrive at a poll station during ruling party primary elections in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, June 28, 2015. The PSUV, United Socialist Party of...

Police arrest Kuwaiti national, others for mosque bombing

June 28, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

People carry the body of a victim as they take part in a mass funeral procession for 27 people killed in a suicide bombing that targeted a Shiite mosque a day earlier, at the Imam Sadiq Mosque in Kuwait city, Kuwait. Police said they are interrogating a...

Parliament approves referendum; Greece’s future in balance

June 28, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras attends an emergency Parliament session for the government’s proposed referendum in Athens, Saturday, June 27, 2015. After five months of fruitless negotiations, relations between Greece and its creditors...

Dozens killed in attacks in Tunisia, Kuwait and France

June 27, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Bodies are covered on a Tunisian beach, in Sousse, Friday June 26, 2015. A young man unfurled an umbrella and pulled out a Kalashnikov, opening fire on European sunbathers in an attack that killed at least 28 people at a Tunisian beach resort — one of three...

Philippine officials say China island-building in full swing

June 27, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo taken Thursday, June 25, 2015, Western Command deputy commander Brigadier General Guillermo Molina Jr. talks to U.S. Navy officer Patrick Ronan on board a P3 Orion plane during the joint US-Philippines naval exercise dubbed CARAT (Cooperation...

Greek prime minister puts bailout deal to referendum July 5

June 27, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

An employee of a gas station fills a car’s tank as other drivers wait for their turn in Athens, early Saturday, June 27, 2015. Greece’s fraught bailout talks with its creditors took a dramatic turn early Saturday, with the radical left government...

Eurozone leaders set weekend deadline for Greece

June 25, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

A child plays music for money in the touristic area of Plaka in central Athens, Thursday, June 25, 2015. The ECB approved a request from Athens to increase the amount of emergency liquidity Greek lenders can tap from the country’s central bank. Worried...

Asian stocks fall on Greek standoff, China margin curbs

June 25, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – This March 4, 2013 file photo shows a sign for Wall Street on the side of building near the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. Global stock markets were lower Thursday, June 25, 2015, as negotiations to keep Greece from defaulting dragged on...