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Greek PM seeks EU talks after ECB snub
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has requested a meeting with European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker, a government source said Friday, after Athens got no help from the European Central Bank to address a cash squeeze. "The prime minister called Mr Juncker to arrange a meeting next week," a government source said. German daily Sueddeutsche Zeitung had earlier reported that Tsipras had wanted to see Juncker today, but his request was turned down.
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Israeli police: Palestinian rams car into people near Jerusalem police station, injures 5
JERUSALEM (AP) Israeli police: Palestinian rams car into people near Jerusalem police station, injures 5. Fri, 06 Mar 2015 03:51:19 -0500
Witness in Russian politician's slaying gets death threats
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) Authorities in Ukraine say the sole witness in the killing in Moscow of prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov has received death threats since returning to her family home in Ukraine. Fri, 06 Mar 2015 03:50:15 -0500
Security questioned in probe of attack on US envoy to Seoul
Harrison Ford survives crash-landing on golf course
Late-winter storm continues to batter South, Northeast
Iranian role in fighting IS in Iraq: Where will it lead?
WASHINGTON (AP) Iran's growing influence in Iraq is setting off alarm bells, and nowhere is the problem starker than in the high-stakes battle for Tikrit. It marks a crucial fight in the bigger war to expel the Islamic State group from Iraq, and yet Iran and the Shiite militias it empowers not the U.S. are leading the charge.
Fri, 06 Mar 2015 03:27:22 -0500
Can Clinton live up to pledge to learn from 2008 mistakes?
Hillary Clinton email trove reviewed for release, security
WASHINGTON (AP) The government will examine thousands of Hillary Rodham Clinton's emails for public release and for possible security lapses after revelations she used a private account to conduct official business as secretary of state, a senior State Department official said Thursday.
Fri, 06 Mar 2015 03:22:21 -0500
Anniversary of Selma march rekindles Ferguson comparisons