- Greece gets until Sunday for proposals to stave off collapse
July 7, 20156:31 PM ET
BRUSSELS (AP) — Frustrated and angered eurozone leaders gave Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras a last-minute chance Tuesday to finally come up with a viable proposal on how to save his country from financial ruin.
- The Latest: Juncker: EU officials are prepared for Grexit
July 7, 20156:28 PM ET
BRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times Brussels local):
- Pope presses environment message in bio-diverse Ecuador
July 7, 20156:37 PM ET
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Pope Francis challenged Latin America's youth to take up his environmental protection campaign Tuesday, saying the defense of God's creation isn't just a recommendation but a requirement.
- Largely shielded from crisis, tourists still enjoying Greece
July 7, 201512:37 PM ET
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece is known the world over for its historic sites, sparkling sea, and lovely, vine-shaded restaurants. Add riot police, shuttered banks, and lines at cash machines and the picture clouds.
- Nuke deal remains elusive after deadline, but talks continue
July 7, 20151:37 PM ET
VIENNA (AP) — Negotiators at the Iran nuclear talks pushed past their second deadline in a week on Tuesday, raising new questions about the ability of world powers to cut off all Iranian pathways to a bomb through diplomacy. The discussions, already in their 12th day, were prolonged until possibly Friday.
- Doctors declare former Guatemalan dictator unfit for trial
July 7, 20153:44 PM ET
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Government-backed experts say former Guatemalan dictator Jose Efrain Rios Montt is mentally incompetent, potentially derailing a trial on human rights charges.
- The Latest: Pope urges Latin American youth to save planet
July 7, 20156:12 PM ET
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:
- Indigenous leaders complain of being left off pope's agenda
July 7, 20153:08 PM ET
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador's largest indigenous association is complaining that it was left off of Pope Francis's agenda during his visit to Ecuador, where the group has been at odds with President Rafael Correa.
- Israel: UNESCO 'ignores' Jewish, Christian ties to Jerusalem
July 7, 20151:38 PM ET
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel is criticizing a looming decision on Jerusalem by the U.N.'s cultural agency, saying it ignores Jewish and Christian ties to the biblical city.
- Bomb blamed on Boko Haram kills 20 in northern Nigeria
July 7, 20156:29 PM ET
ZARIA, Nigeria (AP) — A bomb blast in Nigeria's northern university town of Zaria killed at least 25 people Tuesday including a 2-year-old toddler, the Kaduna state governor reported, the latest in a string of deadly bombing and shooting attacks by the Boko Haram Islamic extremist group.