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  • The Latest: Germany stresses Greek aid conditionality

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local): __ 1:05 p.m. German officials are insisting that Greece can only hope to receive aid from the eurozone’s rescue fund…

  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT

    Greek finance minister resigns after decisive referendum against bailout ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis resigned Monday, saying he was told shortly after Greece’s decisive referendum result that some other eurozone finance…

  • Merkel’s spokesman says new Greek aid talks depend on proposals the country makes

    BERLIN (AP) — Merkel’s spokesman says new Greek aid talks depend on proposals the country makes.

  • Chinese small investors look for way out of stocks

    BEIJING (AP) — Shares in big Chinese state companies have soared after weekend promises of government action to halt a slide in stock prices, but many others sank as jittery small investors tried to cut…

  • 15 farm workers killed in truck accident in Turkey

    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — An official says a truck transporting milk has slammed into a pickup truck carrying farm workers to a plantation in western Turkey, killing 15 people, most of them women. Erdogan Bektas,…

  • Thailand seizes illegal ivory in crates marked as ‘marble’

    BANGKOK (AP) — Thai customs officials said Monday they seized 250 kilograms (550 pounds) of ivory — or about 130 tusks and pieces — hidden in crates being shipped from Africa to Asia. The haul…

  • Most markets drop after Greek results, but China rises

    TOKYO (AP) — Shares tumbled Monday after Greece’s voters vehemently rejected conditions set by the country’s international creditors, deepening doubts over its future in the 19-nation eurozone. China’s benchmark, the Shanghai Composite index, rebounded from…

  • Congress heads back to work with looming funding deadline

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Members of Congress return Tuesday from July Fourth fireworks and parades facing a daunting summer workload and an impending deadline to fund the government or risk a shutdown in the fall. The…

  • Clinton unveiling 2016 policy ideas on families, economy

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Earlier this year, Hillary Rodham Clinton’s campaign lost count of its experts. In the months before she began her second run for the White House, Clinton spent hours quizzing economists, lawyers, educators…

  • Honda chief: Product development needs more time for quality

    TOKYO (AP) — To illustrate his vision for a turnaround at recall-slammed Honda, Takahiro Hachigo, the new chief executive, showed video footage set to a light-hearted 50s-style rock music of happy people with Honda products,…

  • Farm use of drones to take off as feds loosen restrictions

    CORDOVA, Md. (AP) — Mike Geske wants a drone. Watching a flying demonstration on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, the Missouri farmer envisions using an unmanned aerial vehicle to monitor the irrigation pipes on his farm —…

  • Update on the latest in business:

    FINANCIAL MARKETS Asian shares mostly tumble TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares tumbled today after Greece’s voters vehemently rejected conditions set by its international creditors, deepening doubts over their future in the 19-nation eurozone. China’s benchmark…

  • German factory orders slip 0.2 percent in May

    BERLIN (AP) — German factory orders dipped in May as orders from other countries in the eurozone slipped back following a large gain the previous month. The Economy Ministry said Monday that orders in Europe’s…

  • Finance minister resigns after decisive ‘no’ bailout vote

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis resigned Monday, saying he was told shortly after Greece’s decisive referendum result that some other eurozone finance ministers and the country’s other creditors would appreciate his…

  • Most Asian markets fall after Greek results, but China rises

    TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares tumbled Monday after Greece’s voters vehemently rejected conditions set by its international creditors, deepening doubts over their future in the 19-nation eurozone. China’s benchmark initially rebounded from last week’s heavy…