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Greece gets until Sunday for proposals to stave off collapse
BRUSSELS (AP) -- Frustrated and angered eurozone leaders gave Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras a last-minute chance Tuesday to finally come up with a viable proposal on how to save his country from financial ruin....

The Latest: Hollande: Greece has to make 'serious proposals'
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times Brussels local):...

Pope urges Latin Americans to unify, spread the faith
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- Pope Francis urged a crowd of more than 1 million people Tuesday to channel the same urgency that brought Latin America its independence from Spain into spreading the faith on a continent where Catholicism is losing souls to evangelical movements....

Largely shielded from crisis, tourists still enjoying Greece
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greece is known the world over for its historic sites, sparkling sea, and lovely, vine-shaded restaurants. Add riot police, shuttered banks, and lines at cash machines and the picture clouds....

Nuke deal remains elusive after deadline, but talks continue
VIENNA (AP) -- Negotiators at the Iran nuclear talks pushed past their second deadline in a week on Tuesday, raising new questions about the ability of world powers to cut off all Iranian pathways to a bomb through diplomacy. The discussions, already in their 12th day, were prolonged until possibly Friday....

Doctors declare former Guatemalan dictator unfit for trial
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) -- Government-backed experts say former Guatemalan dictator Jose Efrain Rios Montt is mentally incompetent, potentially derailing a trial on human rights charges....

The Latest: Crowds cheer pope on his way to education speech
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:...

Indigenous leaders complain of being left off pope's agenda
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- Ecuador's largest indigenous association is complaining that it was left off of Pope Francis's agenda during his visit to Ecuador, where the group has been at odds with President Rafael Correa....

Israel: UNESCO 'ignores' Jewish, Christian ties to Jerusalem
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel is criticizing a looming decision on Jerusalem by the U.N.'s cultural agency, saying it ignores Jewish and Christian ties to the biblical city....

Bomb blamed on Boko Haram kills 20 in northern Nigeria
ZARIA, Nigeria (AP) -- A bomb blast in Nigeria's northern university town of Zaria killed at least 25 people Tuesday including a 2-year-old toddler, the Kaduna state governor reported, the latest in a string of deadly bombing and shooting attacks by the Boko Haram Islamic extremist group....

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Africa
Bomb blamed on Boko Haram kills 20 in northern Nigeria

Asia
Afghan government holds direct talks with Taliban

Europe
The Latest: Hollande: Greece has to make 'serious proposals'

Latin America/Caribbean
The Latest: Crowds cheer pope on his way to education speech

Middle East
Afghan official: Senior Islamic State figure killed