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Nine days into marathon nuclear talks, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday said the diplomatic efforts "could go either way," cutting off all potential pathways for an Iranian atomic bomb or ending without an agreement that American officials have sometimes described as the only alternative to war.

Bradley Klapper
Anxiety is high among Army families as they await word of whether soldiers -- including Alaska's 4-25th -- will be among the 40,000 troops eliminated nationwide in an announcement expected in July. Erica Martinson
The segment "Living in Denali" weighed in on whether Alaska's Mount McKinley should be renamed.Laurel Andrews
While it appears there is broad support in the South Carolina Legislature to bring down the Confederate flag, the depth of that support will get its first test this week as lawmakers return to Columbia to come up with a specific plan.Jeffrey Collins
Greeks delivered a shocking rebuff to Europe’s leaders on Sunday, decisively rejecting a deal offered by the country’s creditors in a historic vote that could redefine Greece’s place in Europe and shake the continent’s financial stability.Suzanne Daley
For a time when she was younger, Carli Lloyd wasn't sure she belonged on the U.S. national team. But on Sunday Lloyd finally found her place -- in the record books -- after scoring three goals in the first 16 minutes of the World Cup final, leading the U.S. to a convincing 5-2 win over Japan.Kevin Baxter
Online retailers have reportedly been selling iPhone cases shaped like guns. The police response has been overwhelmingly critical.Meredith Hamilton
With GREECE-REFERENDUM-SCENE, GREECE-ASSESS, GREECE-BANKS, NY-GREECE-REFERENDUM, GREECE-MARKETS-ASIA, KRUGMAN-COLUMN);Greece’s combative finance minister, who took a strong stand in demanding that creditors write off som...Keith Bradsher
The former owners of an Oregon bakery have been ordered to pay $135,000 to a lesbian couple who were refused a wedding cake, in the latest front in the battle between religious liberty and individual rights.Michael Muskal
President Beji Caid Essebsi of Tunisia has declared a state of emergency, a week after a terrorist attack killed more than 30 foreign tourists, the state news agency reported Saturday.Carlotta Gall