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What critical vote could mean for Greece's future

What critical vote could mean for Greece's future

LONDON — The Greek people are preparing to vote on a future in which they face two painful prospects: the slow grind of years more of austerity cuts or the country’s potentially catastrophic exit from the euro.

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Honeymoon is over for Greek couple who went penniless in NYC

Honeymoon is over for Greek couple who went penniless in NYC

Reverend Father Vasillios Louros is photographed in the Saint Demetrios Cathedral of Astoria on Thursday.

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Honeymoon is over for Greek couple who went penniless in NYC

Honeymoon is over for Greek couple who went penniless in NYC

Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti, right, and Konstantinos Patronis walk along 34th Street and 6th Avenue in Midtown Manhattan on Thursday.

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Honeymoon is over for Greek couple who went penniless in NYC

Honeymoon is over for Greek couple who went penniless in NYC

Newlyweds Konstantinos Patronis, left, and Valasia Limnioti check a map in New York on Thursday.

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US unemployment falls to 7-year low, but wages are flat

US unemployment falls to 7-year low, but wages are flat

In this photo taken Tuesday, June 30, 2015, Sophia Lewis, left, with PSEG Long Island, speaks to an attendee about employment opportunities during a job fair at Citi Field in New York. U.S. employers likely hired at another strong pace in June, a sign that the job market is nearing full heal…

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US unemployment falls to 7-year low, but wages still flat

US unemployment falls to 7-year low, but wages still flat

Paychecks failed to budge.

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You can't fight climate change with denial

You can't fight climate change with denial

Conservatives can choose their policy reaction, but not their own reality.

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In praise of Justice Roberts' constitutional consistency

In praise of Justice Roberts' constitutional consistency

Court has responsibility to consider the practical implications of its actions.

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The damaging doctrine of John Roberts

High court's decision blurs, to the point of erasure, constitutional boundaries.

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Nebraska Asian-American population growth outpaces Hispanics

LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska's Hispanic population saw its smallest growth last year since an immigration wave to the state began more than two decades ago, while Asian-Americans became the state's fastest-growing demographic.

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Years into Common Core, teachers lament lack of materials

The learning standards were new. The textbooks were not.

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Lawmakers curtail Louisiana's generous solar tax break

BATON ROUGE, La. — Sticker-shocked lawmakers say they never intended to give away millions to Louisiana's solar power industry and its Wall Street investors.

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Breast-milk pumping at work is legal, but needs more support

BLOOMINGTON, Ind.  — Margie Schrader did it in her office. Kirstin Milks did it in her classroom. Jami Hamman did it in her cubicle. And Jean Bauer did it wherever she could find a lockable door.

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Brownback says he'd sign tax bill awaiting Kansas House vote

TOPEKA, Kan. — Republican Gov. Sam Brownback said Monday that he would sign a bill to balance Kansas' next budget by boosting sales and cigarette taxes, but it wasn't clear whether there were enough votes in the House to pass it.

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US to import egg products from Netherlands to ease shortage

DES MOINES, Iowa — With an increasing egg shortage due to the widespread bird flu outbreak, the United States will soon allow imported egg products from the Netherlands to be used for commercial baking and in processed foods.

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Missouri Gov. Nixon vetoes right-to-work legislation

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed a measure Thursday that would have made Missouri the 26th right-to-work state, and it's unclear whether proponents will be able to muster enough support in the Republican-led Legislature to override the veto.

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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Letters on Leonard Pitts column, Pima College graduates, republican-democrat economies. 

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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Letters on Minnesota vs. Arizona economy, Sunday library hours.

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Ducey touts legislative successes during Tucson visit

Ducey touts legislative successes during Tucson visit

Ducey touts his successes from the legislative session, vows to fix K-12

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Gasoline a bit cheaper

Gasoline a bit cheaper

Arizona is in top 10 for annual gas savings, AAA says; and other local news.

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