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  • Greek citizens queue at an ATM in Athens after it was announced banks in the country will not open on Monday, June 29, 2015, and account holders will face tough limits on what they can withdraw from ATMs. (Courtesy: CNN)

    Greece Keeps Bank Shut as Cash Runs Short

    ATHENS — Greek banks will stay shut for another two days as the country’s government tries to restart negotiations on a bailout with Europe. A daily limit of 60 euros on cash withdrawals from ATMs for Greek bank card holders will also remain in place, the Greek banking association said Monday. Other restrictions on moving money abroad have also been extended. The banks are fast running out of cash. Greeks have drained tens of billions of euros from their accounts […]

  • David Sweat (Courtesy: CNN)

    Escapee David Sweat Moved from Hospital to Prison

    New York prison escapee David Sweat was released from Albany Medical Center and is back behind bars at Five Points Correctional Facility in Romulus, New York, according to the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision. It’s a maximum security prison. Authorities shot Sweat and apprehended him on June 28 after he’d been on the lam for weeks with another inmate, Richard Matt. Sweat has been talking to investigators about how the men managed to drill their way […]

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    Amazon Says ‘Prime Day’ on July 15 Will Feature ‘More Deals than Black Friday’

    NEW YORK — It’s Christmas in July for Amazon. Black Friday, the legendary shopping day that follows Thanksgiving, is more than four months way. But that hasn’t stopped Amazon from declaring a new sort of Black Friday on July 15: An online birthday shopaganza called “Prime Day.” “Step aside Black Friday, meet Prime Day,” Amazon announced on Monday, promising the day would be “filled with more deals than Black Friday.” The company said that when it turns 20 years old […]

  • AVONDALE, LA - APRIL 26:  An alligator is seen near the 17th hole during the final round of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans at TPC Louisiana on April 26, 2015 in Avondale, Louisiana.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

    Man Mocks Alligators, Jumps in Water and is Killed in Texas

    (CNN) — A man who apparently mocked alligators, then jumped in the water — despite warning signs — is dead after being attacked in Texas. Orange County Police were called to Burkart’s Marina near the Louisiana state line early Friday morning after reports that Tommie Woodward, 28, and an unidentified woman were swimming in a bayou and had been attacked by a large alligator. Woodward’s body was found several hours later. The woman was not injured. Orange County Justice of […]

  • AMHERST, NH - JULY 4: Republican Presidential candidate Jeb Bush participated in 4th of July Parade on July 4, 2015 in Amherst, New Hampshire. Bush is a front-runner in the polls for the 2016 presidential race with 14 other republican candidates. (Photo by Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images)

    Jeb Bush: Trump Comments Meant ‘To Draw Attention’

    (CNN) — Jeb Bush said Donald Trump doesn’t represent the views of most Republicans, offering his most aggressive comments so far on the real estate titan who’s used inflammatory language when talking about immigrants. “This is a guy who was a Democrat for most of the last decade. I don’t think he represents the Republican Party, and his views are way out of the mainstream of what most Republicans think,” Bush told reporters after an Independence Day parade in Merrimack, […]

  • Thousands Gather at Cal Expo for Fireworks Display

    Nine Burned When ‘Malfunctioning’ Fireworks Fire Into Crowd

    (CNN) — Misdirected fireworks shot into a crowd at a Fourth of July celebration near Vail, Colorado, Friday night, causing nine people to suffer minor burns. Avon town manager Virginia Egger said the “malfunction” occurred 17 minutes into the 23-minute show “when a shell apparently exploded in its tube rather than firing correctly into the sky.” In videos posted on social media, you can hear the “oohs” and “ahhs” at the town of Avon’s fireworks display quickly turn into ‘whoas!,” […]

  • The Suffolk County Massachusetts District Attorney's Office has released a computer-generated composite image depicting the possible likeness of a young girl whose body was found on the shore of Deer Island in Boston Harbor on June 25, 2015.

    Boston DA: Toddler Who Washed Ashore ‘Remains a Mystery to Us’

    (CNN) — One week after her body washed ashore along a Boston Harbor peninsula, Massachusetts authorities are still appealing to the public for help identifying the little girl found wrapped in a zebra-striped blanket inside a trash bag. “Who she is and where she’s from remain a mystery to us,” said Suffolk County District Attorney Dan Conley. Ahead of the July Fourth weekend, Massachusetts State Police took to Facebook to make a plea to the nearly 25 million people who […]

  • On July, 1, 2015 at approximately 6:30 PM, San Francisco Police Officers responded to a call of a shooting that occurred on Pier 14 (located on Embarcadero and Mission). Upon arrival Officers discovered a 31 year old Kate Steinle suffering from a gunshot wound to her upper torso. With the help of a Good Samaritan, Officers quickly rendered aid to the victim until paramedics arrived on scene. The victim was immediately transported to San Francisco General Hospital where she tragically succumbed to her injuries.

    Suspect in Killing of San Francisco Woman Had Been Deported Five Times

    SAN FRANCISCO (CNN) — Kate Steinle was walking on a busy pier in San Francisco with her father when there was a single popping sound in the air. She fell to the ground, struck by a bullet, the victim of what police say appears to be a random killing. The man accused of firing the deadly shot — 45-year-old Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez — is an undocumented immigrant, a repeat felon who has been deported five times to Mexico, according to […]

  • The Solar Impulse 2 is experimental solar plane attempting to fly around the world without a single drop of fuel.

    Solar Plane Lands in Hawaii, Ending Perilous Leg of Global Journey

    (CNN) — After nearly 118 grueling, consecutive hours over the Pacific Ocean, the sun-powered Solar Impulse 2 is back on land — and freshly stamped into aviation record books. Pilot Andre Borschberg landed the plane on the Hawaiian island of Oahu on Friday morning, five days after he took off from Japan — ending the longest and most dangerous leg in his team’s attempt to fly around the world without a drop of fuel. The leg — the eighth of […]