Anti-Euro protesters scuffle with riot police next to a pro-EU demonstration in Iraklio on the island of Crete, Greece, July 2, 2015. REUTERS/Stefanos Rapanis

IMF delivers stark warning on Greece

ATHENS/WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund said a huge financial hole is facing Greece as angry voters prepare for a referendum that could decide their country's future in Europe.  Full Article | Gallery 

Asia shares subdued as U.S. data disappoints, fret over Greece, China 8:51pm EDT

TOKYO - Asian stocks were little changed on Friday, with investors reluctant to stake out fresh positions after disappointing U.S. employment data and cautious ahead of Greece's weekend referendum which may decide its future in Europe.

A staff walks past a logo of soccer's international governing body FIFA at their headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, May 27, 2015. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich

U.S. seeks extraditions in FIFA probe

The United States has asked Switzerland to extradite seven FIFA officials arrested in an investigation into a global bribery scandal at soccer's governing body, marking the start of a legal process expected to last several months.  Video | Full Article 

A LNG fuel pump nozzle at a Blu LNG filling station in Salt Lake City, Utah, March 13, 2013. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

California edges out natural gas

LOS ANGELES - California is mandating a switch to so-called "zero-emission" buses by 2040, an initiative that has the potential to marginalize natural gas as a bus fuel.  Full Article 

Cubans use the internet via public Wi-Fi in Havana July 2, 2015.  REUTERS/Enrique de la Osa

Cuba opens Wi-Fi hotspots across country

HAVANA - Cuba has opened 35 Wi-Fi access points nationwide, offering unprecedented online access in a country that until now has restricted use of the Internet to an elite few.  Full Article 

Lightning streaks across the sky as lava flows from a volcano in Eyjafjallajokul, Iceland, April 17, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

When lightning strikes

A collection of past and current Reuters pictures features stunning images of electrical storms from around the globe.  Slideshow 

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CME to shutter trading pits after 167 years

It is the end of an era in Chicago, where the CME Group will soon begin dismantling most of its futures pits as trading migrates to screens.