TRNS News Notes By Victoria Jones
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Without serious anti-tobacco measures, the World Health Organization says up to a billion lives could be lost to smoking in the 21st Century.
Over the past six months, 42 percent of Americans say the economy is getting better with 53 percent say it is getting worse.
The eurozone’s finance ministers had expected to receive a bailout proposal from the Greek finance minister, but received no concrete plan from Greece.
The suspect is charged with killing 9 people and the attempted murder of 3 others in a shooting rampage at a black South Carolina church last month.
In the letter, the former Cuban president congratulated Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras over Sunday’s referendum vote when 61 percent of Greek citizens said no to a proposed European bailout.
“I applaud the Senate’s decisive action … and ask that the House act swiftly and follow the Senate’s lead”, Gov. Nikki Haley said.