The signs of a struggling economy can be seen in the shuttered restaurants and bars in previously thriving Old San Juan. In the faces of business owners who spend much of their day trying to coax customers through the doors. In statistics that show the island’s population has plunged over the past decade. And in the sense of indifference from people who can't afford to leave and have become used to a hard life.
Greece and its European creditors are to discuss a last-minute proposal by Athens for a new two-year rescue deal, submitted just hours before the country's international bailout expires and it loses access to billions of euros of European funds.
An Indonesian air force transport plane carrying military personnel and their families plowed into a residential neighborhood in the country's third-largest city of Medan shortly after takeoff on Tuesday, killing more than 70.
The young college student that murdered 38 tourists in a Tunisian seaside resort was in a jihadi training camp in western Libya at the same time as the two attackers who hit the national museum in March, a top security official said Tuesday.
Iran has complied with a key condition of ongoing nuclear talks by significantly reducing its stockpile of enriched uranium that could be used for atomic weapons, diplomats said Tuesday. Its failure to do so would have severely undermined the U.S. and other powers trying to clinch a long-term nuclear accord with Tehran over the next several days.
China on Tuesday announced its contribution to a global climate pact that's supposed to be adopted this year in Paris, pledging to reduce the intensity of its carbon emissions and to halt their growth by 2030.