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at 17:53 on July 06, 2015, EDT.

European heat wave: German weather service measures record temperature of 40.3 Celsius

BERLIN - Europe's heat wave has pushed the mercury to its highest level in Germany since measurements began in 1881.


at 17:53 on July 06, 2015, EDT.

Florida man sentenced to 2.5 years in prison for having sex on the beach in broad daylight

BRADENTON, Fla. - A man convicted of having sex on a Florida beach in front of families was sentenced to two and a half years in prison on Monday.


at 15:16 on July 06, 2015, EDT.

Extremist attacks on mosques, church, restaurant across Nigeria leave more than 60 people dead

JOS, Nigeria - A day of extremist violence against both Muslims and Christians in Nigeria killed more than 60 people, including worshippers in a mosque who came to hear a cleric known for preaching peaceful coexistence of all faiths.


at 14:08 on July 06, 2015, EDT.

The Latest: European Central Bank keeps its level of emergency credit to Greek banks unchanged

ATHENS, Greece - The latest on the fallout from the Greek referendum (all times local):


at 13:02 on July 06, 2015, EDT.

Massive airstrike hits local market north of Yemen's Aden, killing more than 45 civilians

SANAA, Yemen - A massive airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition targeting rebels in Yemen hit a local marketplace on Monday, killing more than 45 civilians, security officials and eyewitnesses said.


at 13:01 on July 06, 2015, EDT.

Film review: 'Tangerine' a vital, urgent peek into unseen lives of transgender prostitutes

Caitlyn Jenner and her glamorous Vanity Fair cover brought unprecedented visibility to transgender women. Laverne Cox, the first transgender actress to win an Emmy Award, fronted Time magazine, an image of grace and growing acceptance.


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