- Tornadoes spotted in Plains states, no major damage reported
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — A half dozen tornadoes spotted in Great Plains states caused no major damage but kicked off what's expected to be a busy week of severe weather.
- Forensic expert: EgyptAir human remains suggest explosion
CAIRO (AP) — Human remains retrieved from the crash site of EgyptAir Flight 804 have burn marks and are very small in size, suggesting an explosion on board may have downed the aircraft in the east Mediterranean, a senior Egyptian forensics official said Tuesday.
- Greece hopes to get new loans approved by eurozone creditors
BRUSSELS (AP) — The eurozone's top official expressed optimism Tuesday that Greece's creditors will approve its reform efforts, paving the way for the payout of a new batch of rescue loans that would keep Athens from defaulting on its massive debts this summer.
- The Latest: Funerals held in Syria for bombings victims
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the violence in Syria a day after deadly attacks claimed by the Islamic State group targeted government strongholds (all times local):
- Lawsuit accuses Domino's Pizza of 'rampant wage violations'
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's attorney general has sued Domino's Pizza Inc. and three franchisees, alleging they underpaid workers based on payroll reports generated by the parent company's computer system.
- US biochemical engineer wins $1.2 million technology prize
HELSINKI (AP) — American biochemical engineer Frances Arnold, whose discoveries in "directed evolution" have helped produce medicines, including drugs for treating diabetes, on Tuesday was awarded this year's euro 1 million ($1.2 million) Millennium Technology Prize.
- Tony Blair says defeating IS requires 'proper ground war'
LONDON (AP) — The Islamic State group will be defeated only with a ground war involving Western troops, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair said Tuesday.
- EU, Panama to discuss offshore accounts
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union will have talks with Panamanian authorities on Wednesday in the wake of the offshore accounts scandal centering on people and multinationals stashing funds and avoid paying taxes, something which costs the EU billions a year.
- Kim Kardashian pays tribute to Kanye West on 2nd anniversary
Kim Kardashian is paying tribute to Kanye West on the couple's second wedding anniversary.
- Senior Taliban figure says death of leader could unify group
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The death of the leader of the Afghan Taliban in a U.S. drone strike last week could make the insurgent movement stronger by bringing back dissident commanders and unifying the movement's ranks, a senior Afghan Taliban figure said on Tuesday.
- Romanian Senate speaker charged with making false statements
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian prosecutors have charged the Senate speaker with making false statements to protect people standing trial in a real estate case involving a prince.
- Top UK court rules against expats over EU referendum voting
LONDON (AP) — Britain's Supreme Court has rejected a bid by two Britons who live abroad to vote in next month's referendum on European Union membership.
- Oil spilled from ship pollutes Albanian beach
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Authorities say that oil spilled from a ship has polluted a tourist beach in southwestern Albania.
- 'Grey's Anatomy' actor helps produce BET documentary
NEW YORK (AP) — Actor Jesse Williams says he sees BET's documentary premiering Thursday on the Black Lives Matter movement as a time capsule capturing the conditions that led to the group's formation.
- Sanders: Democratic convention could be 'messy'
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia and his push to make the party more inclusive could get "messy" but asserts in an interview with The Associated Press: "Democracy is not always nice and quiet and gentle."