Greek elections: voters give Europe and single currency a chance European leaders working to avert a meltdown of the single currency gained some respite when Greek voters handed a narrow victory to mainstream conservatives and the chance to forge a pro-euro and pro-bailout coalition. Meanwhile, the Socialists in France ... 06/17/2012 - 8:39 pm | View Link
Greek voters opt for pro-bailout government TONY EASTLEY: Greece's two main pro-bailout parties have won enough votes to form a government in a cliff-hanger election. The result, while easing fears about Greece and its stricken economy crashing out of the euro, still leaves some uncertainty ahead. 06/17/2012 - 9:57 am | View Link
Greek voters opt for pro-bailout government Greece's two main pro-bailout parties have won enough votes to form a government in a cliffhanger election. The conservative New Democracy won 29.5 per cent of the vote which gives it 128 seats in the 300-seat parliament. In the short term the result eases ... 06/17/2012 - 9:48 am | View Link
Greek voters back pro-bailout party (AP) ATHENS, Greece - Fears of an imminent Greek exit from Europe's joint currency receded Sunday after the conservative New Democracy party came first in a critical election and pro-bailout parties won enough seats to form a joint government. 06/16/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
In Greek elections, voters reject pro-bailout parties The vote was the first chance for the land that invented democracy to exercise it on a national scale since being struck by an economic crisis in 2009. But with 32 parties mustering candidates for parliament, and at least seven of them appearing ... 06/5/2012 - 7:21 am | View Link
A proposal to ship North Dakota crude oil by train to Vancouver drew more opponents than supporters to a Wednesday night public hearing in Spokane, which could see four more oil trains a day if the project is approved.
The Washington Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council is reviewing the proposal by Tesoro Corp.
New York's highest court has ordered a new trial for a man convicted in the choking death of a bouncer in a Southampton pub.
According to Newsday (http://bit.ly/JjhZxH ), the appeals court found the trial judge improperly prevented the defense from challenging how long the headlock lasted.
A man convicted in the 2009 shooting deaths of three women at an East St. Louis convenience store has been ordered to spend more than five decades in prison.
Twenty-five-year-old Milton Lattimore Jr. of East St. Louis was sentenced Wednesday to 55 years on convictions of three first-degree murder counts.
A 19-year-old former Olympian from Suriname faces larceny and other charges in the use of credit cards owned by a teammate on the UConn swim team.
Police say he acknowledged setting up accounts on various websites using his teammate's credit card information.
Two relatives of a man accused in the death of a Spanish language interpreter in southwestern Arkansas are charged with hindering apprehension.
Prosecutor Carlton Jones told the Texarkana Gazette (http://is.gd/UqvDry ) on Wednesday that Martinez's mother and sister allegedly provided false information to investigators when Martinez was sought for questioning..
Officials say Barrios died from head trauma but no motive has been released..