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Greece's outspoken finance minister quits after voters reject bailout terms Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis resigned Monday, saying he was told shortly after Greece's decisive referendum result that some other eurozone finance ministers would appreciate his not attending the ministers' meetings.
CBC.ca | 14 hours, 35 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
European Central Bank says no more money for Greek banks The European Central Bank said on Monday it was keeping the level of emergency credit to Greek banks unchanged, leaving the banks under increasing pressure as they try to cope with cash withdrawals.
CBC.ca | 14 hours, 35 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Reclusive hippie beekeeper behind Burt's Bees dies at 80 The reclusive beekeeper who co-founded Burt's Bees, and whose face and wild beard appeared on labels for the natural cosmetics, died on Sunday. Burt Shavitz was 80.
CBC.ca | 17 hours, 56 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Lloyd hat trick paces U.S. to Women's World Cup title Carli Lloyd put an exclamation point on her country's stunning four-goal barrage in the opening 16 minutes with a hat-trick strike from the halfway line as the United States demolished Japan 5-2 in the Women's World Cup final on Sunday in Vancouver.
CBC.ca | 21 hours, 7 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
John Kerry urges Iran to make 'hard choices' to reach nuclear deal While both the U.S. and Iran acknowledge they've never been closer to an agreement, there are still critical issues that need to be ironed out ahead of Tuesday's deadline.
CBC.ca | Jul 5, 2015 7:03 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
U.S. man shoots off firework from top of his head, dies A young man who was drinking and celebrating the Fourth of July tried to launch a firework off the top of his head, fatally injuring himself, U.S. authorities say.
CBC.ca | Jul 5, 2015 3:11 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
U.S. government faces burden in proving airlines work together to boost profits As the U.S. Justice Department launches an investigation into possible collusion in the airline industry, experts say the government faces the burden of proving that carriers were deliberately signalling business decisions to each other.
CBC.ca | Jul 5, 2015 2:50 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Plane crashes on California beach, injuring 12-year-old boy A small plane crashed onto crowded beach in Southern California Saturday afternoon, sending a 12-year-old boy to the hospital with minor injuries, authorities say.
CBC.ca | Jul 5, 2015 1:25 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
NASA scientists working to revive space probe on approach to Pluto NASA scientists work to revive the New Horizons spacecraft after it suffered a computer malfunction just nine days before it was due to fly past Pluto.
CBC.ca | Jul 5, 2015 1:22 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Horse euthanized at Calgary Stampede after breaking leg in chuckwagon race A horse has been euthanized at the Calgary Stampede after suffering a broken leg in one of the chuckwagon races.
CBC.ca | Jul 5, 2015 12:57 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend