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EU flag flying over the German parliament is reflected on a building in Berlin, on July 6, 2015Germany continues to talk tough after Greece rejected creditors' austerity demands in a referendum.

2015-07-06 04:54:14 -0600

Pope Francis laughs as he meets the journalists aboard the papal airplane on the occasion of his visit to Quito, Ecuador, July 5, 2015. The Pontiff is visiting Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay during his Apostolic trip from July 5 to July 12. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Pope Francis travels to the Ecuadorean port of Guayaquil on Monday for a Mass expected to draw more than a million people, as Latin America's first pontiff tours his home continent with a message of compassion for the weak and respect for an ailing planet.

2015-07-05 23:34:05 -0600