• New England in brief - 07/01/2015 09:02 PM EDT
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    Man questioned in case of missing Phoenix-area couple

    MARICOPA, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in Arizona questioned a "person of interest" Wednesday night in the case of a Phoenix-area couple missing for more than a week. Full Story
    Solid hiring expected for June as US job market nears normal
    WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers likely hired at another strong pace in June, a sign that the job market is nearing full health and giving the Federal Reserve reason to raise interest rates as early as September. Full Story

    What crisis? Stronger banks, economies ease fear over Greece
    The prospect of a Greek crackup isn't so terrifying anymore. In 2012, financial markets were rattled by the possibility that Greeks would elect a left-wing government, default on their debts and drop the euro currency. Full Story

    New warden, increased security after New York prison escape
    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A new superintendent has been named at the maximum-security prison in upstate New York where two inmates escaped last month, and a range of new security measures has been put in place. Full Story

    Retired military dogs find new purpose in US meth wars
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Five retired military dogs that spent years working in war zones are putting their noses to new uses by helping police in the U. Full Story

    Western wildfires: Progress against Washington fires
    Fire crews have reported progress fighting wildfires in tinder-dry, drought-stricken Washington state, as well as in Nevada. Full Story

    Arizona copper mine stirs debate pitting profits vs religion
    SUPERIOR, Ariz. (AP) — Outside of an aging mining town in the mountains east of Phoenix, a copper company has burrowed a shaft 1. Full Story

    Retired military dogs find new purpose in US meth wars
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Five retired military dogs that spent years working in war zones are putting their noses to new uses by helping police in the U. Full Story

    Man questioned in case of missing Phoenix-area couple
    MARICOPA, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in Arizona questioned a "person of interest" Wednesday night in the case of a Phoenix-area couple missing for more than a week. Full Story

    Investigators have person of interest in Dylan Redwine case
    DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — Investigators have identified a person of interest in the case of a 13-year-old boy who went missing in 2012 and whose remains were found seven months later in southwestern Colorado. Full Story

    Man charged with robbing same New Jersey bank 5 years later

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Philadelphia man robbed a New Jersey bank four months after he was released from prison for robbing the same place five years earlier, prosecutors said. Full Story
    (Kristy McDonald/AP)
    Deadheads get a new way to add Garcia to their social media

    NEW YORK (AP) — Deadheads looking to add a little more Jerry Garcia to their lives can now incorporate the late Grateful Dead guitarist into their social media with the video storytelling platform Magisto. Full Story