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  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT

    Greek finance minister resigns after decisive referendum against bailout Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis resigned Monday, saying he was told shortly after Greece's decisive referendum result that some other eurozone finance ministers and the...
  • The Latest: Final tally in Greece bailout referendum counted

    The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local): ___ 3:35 a.m. The final results of Greece's bailout referendum are in, with all 19,159 precincts reporting. The "No" side won with a higher than expected 61.31 percent, while "Yes" got...
  • Greece enters uncharted territory after referendum 'no' vote

    Greece enters uncharted territory after referendum 'no' vote
    Greeks awoke Monday to the stark reality of the country's accelerating crisis — shuttered banks and ATMs with little cash — hours after they voted resoundingly to reject more austerity measures in exchange for another bailout. The results...
  • In landslide 61% to 39% vote, Greece says 'no' to bailout deal

    The resounding rejection of an international bailout deal by voters in Greece raised fears Sunday of the collapse of the country’s banking system, a catastrophic government default, an eventual exit from the euro and potential social unrest. In a...
  • Germany wants quick clarification of new NSA spy allegations

    Germany's foreign minister said Friday that new allegations of U.S. eavesdropping on senior German government officials' telephones need to be clarified "as quickly as possible" and that he hoped Washington would be forthcoming with information....
  • Crisis-weary Greece takes another vote, another key deadline in stride

    Crisis-weary Greece takes another vote, another key deadline in stride
    In the land that gave the world the ancient Stoics, Konstantina Mantziorou was doing her best impression of a modern one as she sat outside her two small shops Wednesday. She'll cast one of the most important votes of her life Sunday in a referendum...
  • How Greece's financial meltdown compares to U.S. recession

    How Greece's financial meltdown compares to U.S. recession
    The intense conflict between the European Union (EU) led by Germany and heavily indebted Greece continues. On June 22, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras proposed concessions involving more taxes. On June 25, Greece's government rejected counter-...
  • Merkel's office invites US envoy to discuss latest spy claim

    Chancellor Angela Merkel's chief of staff asked the U.S. ambassador for a meeting Thursday to discuss the latest reports of alleged American spying on Germany and told him that German law must be adhered to, the German government said. Chief of staff...
  • WikiLeaks claims NSA targeted German ministers beyond Merkel

    WikiLeaks published a list of German phone numbers Wednesday that it claimed showed the U.S. National Security Agency eavesdropped on senior German officials beyond Chancellor Angela Merkel. Reports two years ago that Merkel's phone had been targeted...
  • The Latest: Moody's downgrades Greece to Caa3

    The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local): ___ 3 a.m. President Barack Obama and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi are discussing ways to keep Greece in the eurozone. The two leaders spoke by phone on Wednesday. The White House...
  • Greece in limbo: Shuttered banks keep lifeline

     Greece in limbo: Shuttered banks keep lifeline
    Greece braced for more chaos on the streets outside its mostly shuttered banks Thursday, as Athens and its creditors halted talks on resolving the country's deepening financial crisis until a referendum this weekend. Banks have been closed all week to...