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Police Arrest Self-Proclaimed Billionaire Who Pledged to Pay Off Greece’s Debt

Greek police have arrested on Saturday fugitive self-proclaimed billionaire Artemis Sorras who has been convicted to eight years in prison for embezzlement. Police tracked down...

Greek Police Fire Teargas to Protesters over ‘Macedonia’ Deal (video)

Greek riot police fired tear gas on Saturday to disperse protesters gathered outside the parliament building in Syntagma Square to demonstrate against the agreement...

The Mystery of the Sleeping Giant in Greece’s Naxos (photos)

A giant ancient statue is lying on its back for centuries on a hill at the Greek island of Naxos. The Kouros of Apollonas, also...

Following St. Paul’s Footsteps in Greece Through New App (view)

A new app was launched that claims it can guide tourists along St. Paul's path during his evangelization on the Hellenic peninsula. Paul constitutes a...

Terrifying Moment Lightning Strikes in Greece’s Rhodes (video)

A group of friends enjoying their coffee on the Greek island of Rhodes had to run for their lives as lightning struck next to...

Harvard Library Acquires Archive of Greek Poet Nikos Gatsos

The archive of Greek poet and lyricist Nikos Gatsos has found a permanent home at Harvard Library. The acquisition is a key addition to...

Greek Police Hunt Golden Dawn Lawmaker Faced with Charges of Treason

A Golden Dawn lawmaker is on the run after Greece's authorities issued an arrest warrant following his call in the parliament on Friday for...

US Academic Says Greece’s Tsipras Deserves the Nobel Peace Prize

A prominent American academic argues that Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras deserves the Nobel Peace prize for his efforts to solve the "Macedonia" naming...

Summertime Blues for Greece as Stormy Weather Rolls In

(File photo)A weather front dubbed 'Minos' is bringing storms and hail to Greece from Friday, meteorologists are warning. The weather front arriving from the Adriatic...

Greek Island Beach Demands to See Bathers’ Passports (photos)

A popular beach on the Greek island of Lesvos is refusing entry to bathers without a valid Schengen-area passport, in an apparent effort to bar...