Donations of cash are counted following a collection for the Greek Solidarity Campaign, during a rally in support of Greece at the TUC's Congress House, in London, Britain, July 6, 2015.  REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

Greece's last chance

BRUSSELS/ATHENS - Greece faces a last chance to stay in the euro zone when Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras puts proposals to an emergency euro zone summit .   Full Article | Live Coverage 

Europe steadies before Greece summit, China stocks fall again 4:38am EDT

LONDON - European stock and bond markets steadied on Tuesday before a euro zone leaders summit to discuss the Greek debt crisis while a further fall in Chinese shares reminded investors of other dark clouds on the horizon.

An investor takes notes in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage office in Beijing, China, July 7, 2015. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Chinese firms race to freeze stock trades

An unprecedented number of Chinese listed companies have applied for their companies to halt trading in the stock market as a way to stop their share prices from plunging in the current market rout.  Video 

A Confederate flag flies at a confederate monument in front of the South Carolina State House in Columbia, South Carolina July 4, 2015. REUTERS/Tami Chappell

The day they'll drive old Dixie down

CHARLESTON, S.C. - South Carolina's Senate is poised to pass legislation to remove the Confederate battle flag from the state house, where it has flown for five decades despite being viewed by many as a symbol of slavery.  Full Article 

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) stands after speaking during the Freedom Summit in Greenville, South Carolina May 9, 2015. REUTERS/Chris Keane

Emerging from sidelines, Rubio makes his pitch

CHICAGO - Presidential candidate Marco Rubio will deliver an economic speech in Chicago with the goal of separating himself from the packed field of Republican candidates and kick-starting his campaign into a more active, visible phase.  Full Article 

Comedian Bill Cosby performs at The Temple Buell Theatre in Denver, Colorado January 17, 2015. REUTERS/Barry Gutierrez

Cosby testified he gave Quaaludes to women

LOS ANGELES - Comedian Bill Cosby testified in 2005 to obtaining Quaaludes with the intent of giving the sedatives to young women to have sex, according to court documents.  Full Article 

Bill Cosby obtained drugs to give to women for sex

Unsealed court documents show comedian Bill Cosby testified in 2005 that he obtained sedatives with the intent of giving them to young women in order to have sex with them. Julie Noce reports.

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