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  2 yrs | Greek bank closure extended until Thursday, ATM limits to remain in place - Reuters

              Greek banks will remain closed on Tuesday and Wednesday and a daily limit on cash withdrawals will stay at 60 euros, the Reuters news agency reports, citing Louka Katseli, the head of the Greek banking association. Banks had initially been expected to reopen on Tuesday.   


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  2 yrs | Police respond to unconfirmed report of shot fired at Walter Reed Medical Center in Md.

              Police are responding to an unconfirmed report of a shot fired at the Walter Reed Medical Center campus in Bethesda, Maryland. The Montgomery County Police Department said the initial report came in at around 10:48 a.m. local time, prompting a shelter-in-place at the facility. "No incident confirmed," the department said on its Twitter feed. Fox 5 Washington is providing live coverage of the event.   


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  2 yrs | Greece’s top negotiator Euclid Tsakalotos to take over as finance minister - Reuters source

              Euclid Tsakalotos, Greece's top negotiator in talks with international creditors, has been chosen to take over as finance minister following the resignation of Yanis Varoufakis, the Reuters news agency is reporting, citing a source in the Greek presidency. Tsakalotos is expected to be sworn in tonight.   


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  2 yrs | IMF ‘stands ready to assist Greece if requested to do so’ - Lagarde

              The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says it has taken note of Sunday's referendum in Greece and stands ready to assist the country if requested to do so, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde says in a brief statement. "We are monitoring the situation closely and stand ready to assist Greece if requested to do so," she said.   


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  2 yrs | Saudi-led airstrike hits market in southwest Yemen, killing at least 40 civilians - Saba

              More than 40 civilians have been killed and dozens more have been injured after an apparent Saudi-led airstrike struck a market north of Aden in southwest Yemen, the Houthi-controlled Saba news agency is reporting, citing a local source. The Associated Press, citing unnamed Yemeni officials, said at least 45 civilians had been killed in the airstrike, which happened in the Aden suburb of Fayoush.   


  Aden, Yemen        21 UPDATES

 


  2 yrs | Dow down more than 100 points, S&P 500 also trading lower at open following Greek ‘NO’ vote on bailout
  


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  2 yrs | Greece to issue decree Monday extending bank holiday for at least a few more days, according to Reuters citing bankers

              Four banking sources reveal they would issue a new decree extending the bank closures until Friday or next Monday, a senior banker tells Reuters. A new decree would replace the one that expires Monday. A meeting between bankers and the finance minister is set for later today.
  


  Greece        78 UPDATES

 

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  2 yrs | Strong 6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes off Tonga’s capital - USGS

              A strong and shallow earthquake measuring 6.2 has struck the Pacific Ocean about 83 kilometers (52 miles) east-northeast of Nuku'alofa, the capital of Tonga, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reports. The earthquake, at 1:24 a.m. local time on Tuesday (1224 UTC Monday), struck about 10 kilometers (6.2 miles) below the seabed. There was no immediate word on damage or casualties.   


  Nuku'alofa, Tonga        113 UPDATES

 

  2 yrs | China arrests webmaster, shuts down 5 websites in crackdown on pornographic cartoons

              A webmaster has been arrested in China and five websites have been shut down for allegedly publishing pornographic cartoons, the state-run Xinhua news agency is reporting, citing a statement from the National Office Against Pornographic and Illegal Publications. The five websites, including a leading cartoon portal called "Dong Man Zhi Jia" (Home of Cartoons), were fined for an undisclosed amount. The founder of weisuoshu.com, identified only as Qi, was arrested. Under Chinese law, all forms of pornography are banned.   


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  2 yrs | 5 killed after Iraqi military plane accidentally drops bomb in Baghdad

              At least five people have been killed and several houses have been destroyed after an Iraqi military plane accidentally dropped a bomb on a neighborhood in eastern Baghdad, the Reuters news agency reports. It said the Sukhoi fighter jet was participating in an airstrike campaign against Islamic State (ISIS) militants when one of its bombs failed to release during the mission and instead fell as the plane was returning to base. Residents said seven people were killed, but police only confirmed five deaths.   


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