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Migrants cause delays in Channel Tunnel

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Status approved, but nowhere to go: refugees form makeshift camp in Italy

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Syria: Fierce fighting as Assad army and rebels push to make key gains

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  • A tattered Greek flag flutters in the village of Meyisti on the Island of Kastellorizo which is the most easterly of the islands in Greece
    Greece votes in referendum with future in euro in doubt Reuters

    Greece voted on Sunday on whether to accept more austerity in exchange for international aid, in a high-stakes referendum likely to determine whether it leaves the euro-currency area after seven years … More »Greece votes in referendum with future in euro in doubt

    A tattered Greek flag flutters in the village of Meyisti on the Island of Kastellorizo which is the most easterly of the islands in Greece

    Greece voted on Sunday on whether to accept more austerity in exchange for international aid, in a high-stakes referendum likely to determine whether it leaves the euro-currency area after seven years of economic pain. Staged against a backdrop of shuttered banks and threats of financial apocalypse, the vote is too close …

  • Suspected Congo Ebola victims test negative for the virus Reuters

    Six hunters in the Democratic Republic of Congo who fell sick and were suspected to have Ebola have tested negative for the virus, the health minister said on Saturday. The government and World Health … More »Suspected Congo Ebola victims test negative for the virus

    Six hunters in the Democratic Republic of Congo who fell sick and were suspected to have Ebola have tested negative for the virus, the health minister said on Saturday. The government and World Health Organization investigated a possible outbreak about 270 km (170 miles) northeast of the capital when the hunters developed …

  • Former United States Secretary of State and Democratic candidate for president Hillary Clinton speaks to supporters during a campaign event in Hanover
    Hillary Clinton accuses China of hacking U.S. computers Reuters

    By Amanda Becker GLEN, N.H. (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton accused China on Saturday of stealing commercial secrets and "huge amounts of government information," and … More »Hillary Clinton accuses China of hacking U.S. computers

    Former United States Secretary of State and Democratic candidate for president Hillary Clinton speaks to supporters during a campaign event in Hanover

    By Amanda Becker GLEN, N.H. (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton accused China on Saturday of stealing commercial secrets and "huge amounts of government information," and of trying to "hack into everything that doesn't move in America." Clinton's language on China appeared to be far stronger …

  • Egypt says 25 militants killed in air strikes as Sisi inspects troops Reuters

    Egyptian warplanes killed 25 Islamist militants in North Sinai on Saturday, security sources said, as the Egyptian president visited the province after a major escalation of the conflict there. The sources … More »Egypt says 25 militants killed in air strikes as Sisi inspects troops

    Egyptian warplanes killed 25 Islamist militants in North Sinai on Saturday, security sources said, as the Egyptian president visited the province after a major escalation of the conflict there. The sources said the air strikes hit militant targets near the town of Sheikh Zuweid, destroying weapons and explosives caches. …

  • Hillary Clinton: no substitute for 'constant engagement' with Putin Reuters

    GLEN, N.H. (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Saturday the United States has to be "much smarter" about how it deals with Russian President Vladimir Putin. … More »Hillary Clinton: no substitute for 'constant engagement' with Putin

    GLEN, N.H. (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Saturday the United States has to be "much smarter" about how it deals with Russian President Vladimir Putin. "That's why we have to be much smarter in how we deal with Putin and how we deal with his ambitions," …

  • Pope Francis waves as he arrives to lead a special audience for members of the Renewal in the Holy Spirit movement in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican

    By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis leaves Rome on Sunday for his first trip to Spanish-speaking Latin America, a "homecoming" to a continent where he will champion the rights of the poor and of the planet. Francis arrives in the Ecuadorian capital Quito after a 13-hour flight from Rome, where on …

  • Fireworks explode over the East River in front of the Manhattan skyline as seen from the Brooklyn borough of New York during the Macy's Fourth of July fireworks show Saturday, July 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

    Parades, fireworks, naturalization ceremonies, eating contests and music ushered in the Fourth of July as the United States marked 239 years as an independent nation on Saturday. Hundreds of thousands of people braved tight security along New York City's East River to watch the annual Macy's Fourth of July fireworks display. …

  • A pedestrian walks past a BBC logo at Broadcasting House in central London

    British finance minister George Osborne plans to launch a 650 million pound raid on the BBC to help cover the country's benefits bill, forcing the corporation to meet the cost of free television licences for the over-75s, the Sunday Times said. It quoted senior government sources as saying a deal is close that will force …

  • Activists hold up signs that read, "Hands Off PH!" during a protest over the South China Sea disputes, outside the Chinese Consulate in Makati City, Metro Manila

    By Greg Torode and Manuel Mogato HONG KONG/MANILA (Reuters) - China's claims to the disputed South China Sea will come under international legal scrutiny for the first time this week, but while Beijing has officially refused to take part in the case filed by the Philippines at a U.N. tribunal, it has made its presence …

  • Groom puts a wedding ring on his bride's finger during a wedding ceremony at a budget wedding hall at the National Library of Korea in Seoul, South Korea

    By Christine Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - The night before their wedding, Kim Kwang-yoon and Cho Jin-oh were up until 2 a.m. with the bride's mother, setting tables. The average expenditure, from a survey by wedding planner Duo, excludes the cost of housing, traditionally provided by parents.     "I felt that if I don't like …

  • Rescuers shine flashlights across the rubble of a factory building in Wenling city in eastern China's Zhejiang province Saturday, July 4, 2015. Officials say the shoe factory collapsed during a weekend shift. The cause of the accident is still under investigation. (Chinatopix Via AP) CHINA OUT

    A shoe factory collapsed in eastern China during a weekend shift, killing at least nine people and injuring more than 30, officials said Sunday. Nine people escaped the collapse Saturday afternoon in the Zhejiang province city of Wenling.

  • Police officers patrol Times Square in New York

    By Katie Reilly NEW YORK (Reuters) - Americans marched in star-spangled parades, ran relay races, gathered for fireworks shows and crowned a new world hot dog eating champion as they celebrated Independence Day in traditional style on Saturday. Possible security threats, wildfires in the West and rainy weather on the …

  • TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Authorities say they've taken down a Confederate flag someone raised unauthorized on a pole outside Tallahassee City Hall.

  • The thick haze caused by smoke from more than 100 Canadian wildfires has triggered an air pollution health advisory across a large part of Minnesota. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency reports that the air quality is rated unhealthy for everyone for a large part of northwestern and north-central Minnesota, including …

  • A video posted online Saturday purporteThe Islamic State group posted a video online on Saturday purportedly shows Islamic State fighters killing some 25 Syrian government soldiers in the historic town of Palmyra in central Syria. The video showed the soldiers being taken in pickup trucks from the town's notorious Tadmur …

 
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