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National & World Greece launches bailout talks as Plan B details revealed Greece launches bailout talks as Plan B details revealed
Greece's government on Monday launched complex bailout negotiations with creditors, but faced rebuke following revelations that former finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis, formed a secret committee to plan for the possible conversion of euros into drachmas "at a drop of a hat."
National & World Malaysia, Cuba taken off U.S. human trafficking blacklist Malaysia, Cuba taken off U.S. human trafficking blacklist
The State Department on Monday took Malaysia and Cuba off its blacklist of countries failing to combat modern-day slavery, leaving the U.S. open to criticism that politics is swaying the often-contentious rankings in its annual human trafficking report.
National & World Mexico search for missing students turns up 129 bodies
Mexico's attorney general says authorities have found at least 60 mass graves with 129 bodies in the southern city of Iguala since the disappearance of 43 college students there last September, a case in which the government says the youths were killed and incinerated.
National & World Planned Parenthood official says no profit from fetal organs Planned Parenthood official says no profit from fetal organs
The president of Planned Parenthood said her organization's clinics never adjust the abortion procedure to better preserve fetal organs for medical research and that the organization's charges cover only the cost of transmission to researchers.
National & World State health insurance markets struggle with cost challenges State health insurance markets struggle with cost challenges
State-run health insurance markets that offer coverage under President Barack Obama's health law are struggling with high costs and disappointing enrollment. These challenges could lead more of them to turn over operations to the federal government or join forces with other states.
National & World Paris police open fire on car at Tour de France barricades Paris police open fire on car at Tour de France barricades (Video)
Paris police were searching for a car that struck a taxi and crashed through barricades set up near the Tour de France finish line on Sunday morning, drawing police fire hours before the arrival of the cyclists and spectators. Police said they didn't suspect terrorism.