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Yes or no? Greeks vote on high-stakes bailout referendum

Yes or no? Greeks vote on high-stakes bailout referendum

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greeks lined up at polling stations and ATMs alike Sunday as the country voted on its financial future, choosing in a re…

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Malaysian leader faces risk of criminal charges over fund

Malaysian leader faces risk of criminal charges over fund

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's prime minister is facing the risk of criminal charges over allegations that hundreds of millions of d…

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Missing Tbilisi zoo tiger found dead 3 weeks after flooding

TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Workers cleaning up after the flood that destroyed the zoo in Georgia's capital found the carcass of the last missing …

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Egypt's currency drops to new low against the dollar

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's central bank says the Egyptian pound has fallen to a new low against the dollar, its second such drop since Thursday.

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Storm causes floods, knocks out power in north Philippines

Storm causes floods, knocks out power in north Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A tropical storm blew across the northern Philippines on Sunday, causing floods and power outages in several towns …

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Land mine blast in east Ukraine kills 5 soldiers, wounds 3

Land mine blast in east Ukraine kills 5 soldiers, wounds 3

MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine says five of its soldiers were killed and three wounded when a land mine exploded in the east of the country, where gove…

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The Latest: Solid turnout seen so far in Greek bailout vote

The Latest: Solid turnout seen so far in Greek bailout vote

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):

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Wildfires break out in Spain, Portugal; 1,350 evacuated

MADRID (AP) — More than 1,350 residents have been evacuated in Spain's northeastern region of Aragon as a wildfire spreads through a pine fore…

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Burglars in Spain posed as phone workers to case premises

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police have arrested three suspects who allegedly committed 26 burglaries in the southern city of Malaga after posing as…

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Zoo tram accident in northeastern Thailand kills 5 people

BANGKOK (AP) — Two trams used to shuttle visitors around a zoo in northeastern Thailand collided Sunday, killing five people and injuring more…

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Police: Weapons factory blast in Montenegro kills 1 person

PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Police say an explosion at a weapons factory in central Montenegro has killed one person and injured several others.

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2 choices, many possible results for Greece's landmark vote

2 choices, many possible results for Greece's landmark vote

LONDON (AP) — The Greek people are voting on a future in which they face two painful prospects: the slow grind of years more of austerity cuts…

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Shoe factory collapses in eastern China, killing 11 people

Shoe factory collapses in eastern China, killing 11 people

BEIJING (AP) — A shoe factory collapsed in eastern China during a weekend shift, killing at least 11 people and injuring more than 30, officia…

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7/7 spurred tough anti-terror measures some say went too far

7/7 spurred tough anti-terror measures some say went too far

LONDON (AP) — After four home-grown suicide bombers killed 52 London commuters on July 7, 2005, Prime Minister Tony Blair vowed that Britain w…

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A family divided: Emotions run high ahead of Greek vote

A family divided: Emotions run high ahead of Greek vote

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Dimitris is voting "yes" because he fears Greece would be in danger if it leaves the European Union. His daughter Alexan…

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US, wooing Vietnam, readies red carpet for communist chief

US, wooing Vietnam, readies red carpet for communist chief

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnamese Communist Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong doesn't hold an official government post, but it's not surprising that…

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Greece votes on high-stakes bailout referendum

Greece votes on high-stakes bailout referendum

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greeks started casting ballots early Sunday in the closely watched bailout referendum, with opinion polls showing people…

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China to create $19B fund to support plunging stock market

China to create $19B fund to support plunging stock market

BEIJING (AP) — More than two dozen companies in China are postponing initial public offerings and security companies are pledging more than $1…

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Alternative for Germany party replaces euroskeptic leader

BERLIN (AP) — The upstart Alternative for Germany party has replaced its euroskeptic leader with a conservative from the east who wants to pla…

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