Wolfgang SchäubleEuclid TsakalotosGikas HardouvelisMario Draghi
It's Euclid Tsakalotos
Varoufakis said he was made aware that of a “certain preference” among some eurozone negotiators for his “absence” from any future talks shortly after the referendum results were announced. Tsakalotos will be central to any negotiations. All 28 European Union countries will meet at a summit on Sunday to discuss a potential deal. “Deadlines have come and gone without serious consequences, but … Sunday[‘s] might really be a crunch point,” the New York Times writes.
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley on Thursday signed a bill to remove the Confederate battle flag from the statehouse grounds, noting the weeks of grief and compassion that have consumed the state since a gunman killed nine people at Charleston’s Emanuel AME Church.
Because of a cyber attackBecause of the Greek debt crisisBecause of a technical issueBecause of instability in China’s stock market
It's because of a technical issue
According to a statement on NYSE’s website, the problem was triggered by a software update.
In 2005, in the course of a lawsuitThis week, when he was caught on a hot micIn 1982, during a long-forgotten news interviewTwo years ago, in recently discovered documentary footage
It's in 2005 in the course of a lawsuit
He was being questioned under oath after a woman who claimed he assaulted her filed suit. The admission came to light because the Associated Press went to court to have documents related to the lawsuit released.
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It's South America
“Francis, known to some as ‘the pope of the poor,’ chose to visit Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay specifically because they are among the poorest and most marginal nations of a region that is home to 40% of the world’s Catholics,” The Guardian writes. More than a million people are expected to attend Francis’ public masses in each country, according to The Guardian.
Microsoft is backing down from its attempt to become a major smartphone maker, saying it is moving away from efforts to build “a standalone phone business.” Last year it acquired a phone business from Nokia in a $9.4 billion deal.
A ticker-tape parade. New York City will hold a ticker-tape parade for the Team USA soccer stars. They’ll be the first female athletes to receive the honor in more than a half century, according to the Wall Street Journal. Ticker-tape parades are named after the material once used as a recording medium for tape machines but that doubles as a type of confetti during parades, BuzzFeed’s Tamerra Griffin writes.
They have been deliberately infected with deadly bacteria and viruses, including plague, anthrax, Ebola, and smallpox since 2002,
A day after footage emerged of Ariana Grande saying she hates America after secretly licking doughnuts, the singer has apologized for her “poor choice of words.”