Unless the European Central Bank decides Greece’s banks deserve further support, they will probably collapse, taking the nation’s economy with them.
While nobody knows what the vote’s outcome will bring, one thing is certain: Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’s gambit has deepened rifts.
The weak link in the 19-nation eurozone is struggling to tame its debt. On Tuesday, Greece missed an important payment to the International Monetary Fund.
The pontiff’s roots in Argentina and his championing of the poor are considered vital to stemming the decline of the church’s vast base in the region.
Completing an assessment on Iran’s suspected past nuclear work by December might help speed up lifting of sanctions, and remove a major hurdle in the talks.
Self-described citizen journalism, the Bondy Blog provides a platform to those in the city’s impoverished suburbs, regularly reporting on politics and social issues of the area.
Many in the Dominican Republic favor being part of a trend of tightening immigration. But for some, it means facing some difficult choices.
The Japanese prime minister’s determination to push ahead with plans to build a new airfield is emerging as one of his first big political challenges.
Who wants their babies kissed or their yard signs autographed anymore? Presidential candidates now have no choice but to submit to smartphone-wielding crowds.
The country’s biggest brokerage firms unveiled a government-backed plan to buy shares, while its stock exchanges suspended all further initial public offerings of stock.
The two judges had cut a convicted child abuser’s sentence in half because they claimed the 6-year-old victim had displayed homosexual tendencies.
The police in a central Philippine city filed murder complaints against the owner and the crew of a ferry that capsized, leaving more than 50 people dead.
The investigation examined a violent confrontation between Afghan residents and United States soldiers after a Taliban bomb ripped through a heavily armored convoy of troops in Kabul.
Chile defeated Argentina, 4-1, in a shootout after a 0-0 draw in the Copa América final, capturing its first major title and securing a spot in the Confederations Cup.
The event, now a stand-alone program at Japan Society, is the largest festival of Japanese films in the United States.
What looked like a routine stroll for Kvitova to her 10th consecutive victory at Wimbledon was derailed in a 3-6, 7-5, 6-4 defeat by Jelena Jankovic of Serbia, the No. 28 seed.