national news

Efforts by some states to challenge the Supreme Court ruling will likely prove futile.


1969-12-31 17:00:00 -0700

Firefighters and military personnel inspect the site where an Air Force cargo plane crashed in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia, tuesday, June 30, 2015. An Indonesian Air Force Hercules C-130 plane with 12 crew aboard has crashed into a residential neighborhood in the country's third-largest city Medan. (AP Photo/Gilbert Manullang)MEDAN, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian air force transport plane crashed Tuesday into a residential neighborhood in the country's third-largest city of Medan, killing dozens of people.


2015-06-30 04:14:57 -0600

A man receives money from an ATM machine outside a national bank branch, in Athens, on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. With banks shut and Greeks limited to cash withdrawals of 60 euros ($67) per day, long lines formed once more at ATM machines. Capital controls began Monday and will last at least a week, after a weekend bank run prompted by the prime minister’s call for a referendum on creditor demands in return for bailout loans. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)ATHENS, Greece (AP) — It's crunch time for Greece, with the European part of its international bailout expiring Tuesday and with it any possible access to the remaining rescue loans it contains that it needs to pay its debts.


2015-06-30 02:33:03 -0600