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Ski Champion Lindsey Vonn Has Secret Message in Greek

A Greek word written on Lindsey Vonn’s glove has left journalists and fans scratching their heads at the PyeongChang Olympic Games. The word πιστεύω, meaning...

Australian Gold Thief Just Wanted a Greek Holiday

An Australian man who stole more than AUD$200,000 ($156,000) worth of gold from a remote mine in Western Australia said he wanted to use...

Magnitude 4.8 Earthquake Strikes West of Zakynthos

A magnitude 4.8 earthquake struck in the Ionian Sea about 34 kms (21 miles) west of the Greek island of Zakynthos early on Thursday. The...

President Pavlopoulos: Greece Never Afraid of its Enemies

Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos climbed upon a tank at the town of Ioannina on Wednesday in a symbolic gesture of confidence to the Greek...

Stunning Film on Athens Hits the Internet (video)

A film on Athens by a Greek filmmaker and photographer has captured the hearts and minds of Greeks since its release this week. City of...

Greek Graphic Designer Defies Erdogan Internet Ban

A Greek graphic designer and activist has vowed to continue his criticism of the Turkish government’s human rights record despite a ruling by a...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Lands ‘Greek Freak’ Trademark

The "Greek Freak" nickname may soon be coming to a backpack, hoodie or other gear linked to Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo. The U.S. Patent...

Lafcadio Hearn: The Writer who Merged Greek and Japanese Cultures

Lafcadio Hearn, a unique figure in international literature, began his life in Greece and spent the rest of his career becoming a citizen of...

Tsipras, Merkel Confer on ‘Macedonia’ Dispute, Turkey

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Tuesday spoke on the phone with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. According to sources cited by the Athens-Macedonian News Agency...

Concern Grows Over Measles Epidemic in Greece

The president of the Hellenic Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO) Theofilos Rosenberg expressed concern about the measles epidemic in Greece. "The epidemic does...