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U.S. existing-home sales fell 0.6% in June

WASHINGTON — U.S. sales of existing homes fell 0.6 percent in June, the third straight monthly decline as higher prices and a relative lack of inventory has sidelined many would-be buyers.

UK top diplomat warns no Brexit deal 'now a very real risk'

BERLIN — Britain's top diplomat warned today that the country could crash out of the European Union next year without an agreement on future relations with Brussels because of the hard line taken by EU negotiators.

Iran dismisses Trump's explosive threat to country's leader

TEHRAN, Iran — Iranians today shrugged off the possibility that a bellicose exchange of words between President Donald Trump and his Iranian counterpart could escalate into military conflict, but expressed growing concern America's stepped-up sanctions could damage their fragile economy.

Man firing into Toronto cafes shoots 14 people, killing 1

TORONTO — A man firing a handgun into restaurants and cafes as he walked along a Toronto street shot 14 people, killing one of them, before dying after an exchange of gunfire with police late Sunday, police said.

Bridge project to close Galena-area road Monday morning

GALENA, Ill. — Council Hill Road will be closed this morning between Birkbeck Road and West Council Hill Road for a bridge repair project, according to a press release from the Jo Daviess County Highway Department.