The word 'Yes' in Greek is seen on a sticker as pro-Euro demonstrators attend a rally in front of the parliament building, in Athens, Greece, June 30, 2015. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Greece defaults on IMF loan

ATHENS - Greece made last-minute overtures to its international creditors for financial aid, but it was not enough to save the country from becoming the first developed economy to default on a loan with the International Monetary Fund.  Full Article | Video 

Asia steadies, euro bears Greek burden 30 Jun 2015

SYDNEY - Asian share markets were in a guarded mood on Wednesday as Greece became the first developed economy to default on a loan with the IMF, setting the scene for another day of uneasy action.

Republican U.S. presidential candidate and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush pauses as he formally announces his campaign for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination during a kickoff rally in Miami, Florida June 15, 2015.  REUTERS/Joe Skipper

Jeb Bush worth at least $19 million: tax returns

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK - Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush released 33 years of tax records showing that his net worth of between $19 million and $22 million has been amassed largely through investments and speaking fees.  Full Article 

Police officers point their weapons at demonstrators protesting against the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri August 18, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

Justice Department blasts Ferguson cops

Police responding to race-related protests and riots in Ferguson, Missouri, last summer made a series of missteps, including antagonizing crowds with attack dogs and military-style tactics, according to a U.S. Justice Department report.  Full Article 

An employee carries a stack of new Apple iPad Air tablets inside the Apple Store on New York's fifth avenue after the new iPad went on sale Friday, November 1, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Apple conspired to fix e-book prices: court

NEW YORK - A divided federal appeals court upheld a judge's ruling that Apple had conspired with five publishers to increase e-book prices, in a win for the Justice Department.  Full Article 

Gloria Lincoln-Thompson carries her 9mm Smith & Wesson pistol in her waist band during a rally in support of the Michigan Open Carry gun law in Romulus, Michigan April 27, 2014. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

Nearly one in three Americans owns a gun

Almost a third of American adults owns a gun, but the rate varies widely by state and tops out at almost 62 percent of people in Alaska, new survey data show.  Full Article 

Tiny Caskets

The grandmother of baby Angel Antonio cries on his casket during a burial service at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines, Illinois, United States, June 19, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Young

CHICAGO - Over the past 10 years, the Rest in His Arms charity has provided funerals to infants, who were abandoned or victims of crimes.  Wider Image | Full Article 

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Christie launches long-shot White House bid

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie formally launched his 2016 presidential run on Tuesday, vowing to bridge the partisan divide in Washington with blunt talk and a willingness to tackle tough issues.