Greece fails to make key IMF debt payment

Amid growing questions about whether it will be able to remain in the euro zone, Greece’s missed payment was a landmark moment in Europe’s five-year battle to preserve its common currency.

Europe rallies behind Merkel as Greeks hit breaking point

So firm is the German leader’s line on austerity that she appeared to turn down a last-minute counterproposal by Greece’s prime minister for a new bailout.

Members of the U.S. team celebrate Kelley O'Hara's goal. (Getty)

U.S. beats Germany, 2-0, to book
a spot in Sunday’s championship

Carli Lloyd scored on a penalty kick and Kelley O’Hara added a late goal as the Americans’ shutout string continued.

    Many killed by police were in the midst of a mental or emotional crisis

    Many killed by police were in the midst of a mental or emotional crisis

    A quarter of the 462 people shot to death by police in the first six months of 2015 were mentally distraught.

    A successful court term for Obama and liberals, but tides could shift

    A successful court term for Obama and liberals, but tides could shift

    Cases involving abortion, gun rights, race in college admissions and voting rights could surface next term.

    Donna Karan, fashion’s greatest champion of women, steps down

    Donna Karan, fashion’s greatest champion of women, steps down

    STYLE BLOG | Young designers who aspire to dress women of substance owe her a debt.

    Boy had been on park swing two days when he was found dead, police say

    Boy had been on park swing two days when he was found dead, police say

    Ji’Aire Donnell Lee was alive when his mother put him on the swing, and police ruled his death a homicide.

    Jeb Bush’s tax forms show he brought in $29 million of income since 2007

    Jeb Bush’s tax forms show he brought in $29 million of income since 2007

    The ex-Florida governor released three decades of tax returns, but not information on his current assets.

    Chris Christie dismisses his naysayers as he launches a long-shot 2016 bid

    Chris Christie dismisses his naysayers as he launches a long-shot 2016 bid

    Many are unsure of whether the New Jersey governor’s once-golden political brand can be salvaged.

    How Mexico — and others — are
    going to make Donald Trump pay

    How Mexico — and others — are <br> going to make Donald Trump pay

    Companies and celebrities with relationships with Trump are cutting ties to him after recent statements.

    It’s not you, it’s me: Why I won’t pay for Apple Music after the trial is up

    It’s not you, it’s me: Why I won’t pay for Apple Music after the trial is up

    THE SWITCH | The economics of streaming music right now argue against paying for music.

    Local

    Metro aims to cut trains on some lines

    Metro aims to cut trains on some lines

    Metro is proposing to add trains, reduce wait times on the Blue Line, but cut service on four other lines.

    Sports

    NBA Free Agency: Latest rumors, news, Top 50 FAs and more

    NBA Free Agency: Latest rumors, news, Top 50 FAs and more

    The latest news, analysis and whispers as the NBA free agency period gets underway.

    Technology

    The FBI is willing to pay $4.2 million to get these hackers

    The FBI is willing to pay $4.2 million to get these hackers

    The five hackers are accused of stealing health, employment, and banking data, or trying to force people to pay a ransom to regain control of their devices and running fake online auctions.

    Business

    When it comes to online shopping, we’re browsing more and buying less

    When it comes to online shopping, we’re browsing more and buying less

    New research finds that we are more frequently leaving shopping Web sites without making a purchase.

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