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Greece faces last chance to stay in euro as cash runs out

BRUSSELS/ATHENS - Greece faces a last chance to stay in the euro zone on Tuesday when Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras puts proposals to an emergency euro zone summit after Greek voters resoundingly rejected the austerity terms of a defunct bailout. | Video

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Obama says U.S. to increase support for Syria opposition

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama pledged to increase U.S. support for the moderate opposition in Syria's civil war on Monday and said the United States needed to do more at home to prevent attacks and combat Islamic State efforts to recruit followers. | Video

Politics, Syria 06 Jul 2015

Car bomb hits foreign convoy in Afghan capital, casualties unclear

KABUL - A suicide car bomber slammed into a convoy of foreign forces in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, the Ministry of Interior spokesman said, but it was not clear whether there were any casualties.

Afghanistan 4:23am EDT

China kicks off war commemorations with graphic exhibition

MARCO POLO BRIDGE, China - With dioramas of heroic Communist soldiers and graphic pictures of massacres, China formally kicked off its commemorations for the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two on Tuesday with the unveiling of a new exhibition.

China 2:14am EDT

Gunmen kill 14 in attack on quarry workers in northeast Kenya

MOMBASA, Kenya - Gunmen killed quarry workers as they slept in an overnight attack on a residential complex in northeast Kenya, a government administrator said on Tuesday.

Africa 2:36am EDT

Venezuela recalls ambassador to Guyana amid territory dispute

CARACAS - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Monday said he was calling in the country's ambassador in neighboring Guyana for consultations amid an escalating row over oil exploration in a disputed offshore territory.

06 Jul 2015

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