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9:26 am
Tue July 7, 2015

Mayweather Is Stripped Of WBO Belt He Won From Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather Jr. missed a deadline to decide which title belt he wants to keep, says the World Boxing Organization.
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Saying that Floyd Mayweather missed a deadline to pay a fee related to his May 2 win over Manny Pacquiao, the World Boxing Organization has stripped Floyd of the welterweight title he won in that fight.

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The Two-Way
7:25 am
Tue July 7, 2015

EU Leaders Call On Greece To Offer 'Serious And Credible' Proposals

Originally published on Tue July 7, 2015 8:42 am

European leaders called on Greece to issue "serious and credible proposals" to try to find a way forward, after Greek voters rejected a bailout deal that would have given the country more credit to pay its debt in exchange for tough austerity measures.

The German and French leaders issued the call ahead of a meeting of Eurozone leaders on Tuesday.

The Guardian reports:

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World
6:44 am
Tue July 7, 2015

Man Re-Enacts Scene From Pixar's 'Up'

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Asia
6:44 am
Tue July 7, 2015

Beijing Hosts 'Space Out' Competition

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The Two-Way
5:56 am
Tue July 7, 2015

Iran, World Powers Will Work Past Deadline Toward Nuclear Deal

Secretary of State John Kerry meets with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Vienna, Austria, on Friday.
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Originally published on Tue July 7, 2015 9:12 am

(This post was last updated at 8:44 a.m. ET.)

Just hours before a self-imposed deadline, Iran and six world powers said they would not extend a deadline but they would keep working toward a deal over Iran's nuclear program for the next few days.

Reporting from Vienna, where the talks are taking place, NPR's Peter Kenyon says both sides — Iran and the so-called P5+1, which consists of the U.K., China, France, Germany, Russia and the United States — are saying they will not be pressured into accepting a bad deal. Peter filed this report for our Newscast unit:

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