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U.S., Cuba restoring diplomatic ties after 54 years

The previous Cold War enemies agreed to reopen embassies in each other's capitals, with the Cubans saying that could happen as soon as July 20.

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10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, July 1

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

iran

Iranian nuclear talks extended

Iran and six world powers ramped up negotiations after accepting they would miss a June 30 deadline for a nuclear deal.

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Election 2016: You’ve got mail

Inboxes are overflowing as political candidates amp up email appeals for cash.

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Few signs of market panic as Greece nears default

Eurozone stocks, low-rated bonds, and the euro weakened as Greece looked set to default on repayments and plunge deeper into financial crisis.

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Obama plans to expand overtime eligibility for millions of workers

Nearly 5 million more workers could be eligible for overtime pay, a move that would touch almost every sector of the economy and could face legal challenges.

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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, June 30

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. CRUNCH TIME…

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Gas prices down headed into holiday weekend

The decline comes amid a 42-cent jump recorded over the previous nine weeks.

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U.S. senators visit Cuba, hope Congress will ease restrictions

A number of Cuba initiatives are pending in the Senate, including a bill to remove the travel ban on Americans and rescind the decades-old U.S. economic embargo.

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Supreme Court ruling celebrated on Gay Pride Day

Americans marked Gay Pride Day this year with an extra measure of gusto, turning out en masse at Sunday's festivities in New York and other cities across the U.S.

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Nuclear deal could sharpen political tensions in Iran

Iran, the U.S., Russia, China, France, Britain, and Germany are trying to end a more than 12-year standoff over Tehran's nuclear program.

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Captured! NY prison escapees shot, captured

David Sweat, one of two inmates who escaped from prison three weeks ago, was shot by police near the Canadian border and taken into custody alive, two days after his accomplice was killed.

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10 FOR TODAY: Monday, June, 29

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Escaped NY prisoner Richard Matt fatally shot by police, David Sweat still on run

Richard Matt, one of two prisoners who broke out of a maximum security prison in New York three weeks ago, was fatally shot and the second escapee was still on the run.

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Making headlines this week

A look at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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Supreme Court extends same-sex marriage nationwide

The court ruled 5-4 that the Constitution guarantees due process and equal protection under the law meaning that states cannot ban same-sex marriages. With the ruling, gay marriage will become legal in all 50 states.

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Mitsubishi, Subaru, Acura issue recalls

More than 500,000 vehicles have been recalled nationwide.

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Boston bomber moved to ‘supermax’ prison

Convicted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was moved to a Colorado prison after being formally sentenced to death.

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China top suspect in U.S. government hacks

U.S. intelligence officials say China is the top suspect in the massive hacking of a government agency that compromised the personnel records of millions of Americans.

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Obamacare ruling puts Supreme Court on hot seat in presidential race

Infuriated by a ruling that kept President Barack Obama’s healthcare program intact, conservative activists and Republican candidates vowed to make the role of the high court a central issue in 2016.

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TOP 10: Countdown the hottest songs this week

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The top 10 songs from the Billboard Hot 100 chart for the week ending July 4.

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See what’s new on Netflix this month

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Are you over fireworks and cookouts? Stay inside and binge on these movies and shows that are now showing on Netflix.

in Entertainment, Sports

Mayweather, Pacquiao, Perry among the ‘best paid’ celebrities

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Musicians and athletes dominate the world's highest-paid celebs, according to the latest rankings.