My Dad Was a CIA Spy in Greece — But Not...

by Leslie Absher When I was just a baby, my father was sent to Greece for his first field assignment with the CIA. It was...

April 21, 1967: A Date Most Greeks Want to Forget

                                       (Makarezos, Pattakos, Papadopoulos) For the army...

At Least 207 Dead in Sri Lanka Easter Attacks

At least 207 people have been killed so far in Sri Lanka, according to local Police authorities. A total of six blasts hit three hotels...

Global Economy Positioned for Moderate Growth, Says Calamos

The global economy is positioned for moderate growth in the second quarter of 2019, according to Greek-American businessman and philanthropist John P. Calamos, Sr.,...

Earth Friendly Products Hosts Earth Day Celebration

Earth Friendly Products, the maker of ECOS Laundry Detergent and over 200 other environmentally friendly products, will host an Earth Day Celebration on April...

Three Women in Daylight Sex Romp Outside Brisbane Greek Restaurant

Australian police decided not to press charges against three women caught engaging in lewd sex acts on the sidewalk outside Brisbane's up-market Hellenika restaurant...

Ultramarathon Runner Yiannis Kouros Honored By Australia

The Australian Ultra Runners Association’s (AURA) added the ultra Marathon runner Yiannis Kouros to its ''Hall of Fame'' on Friday, honoring him for his...

Dave Bautista to Play a Hitman in ‘Killer’s Game’

The offers just won't stop coming for Dave Bautista, who has signed on to yet another film titled "Killer's Game". In the movie, Bautista plays...

George Lucas Establishes Academy Grant to Honor Sid Ganis

Director of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures Kerry Brougher announced that George Lucas, through his Family Foundation, has given a grant to the...

A Greek Gangster Priest Features in New Canadian TV Show (video)

A new show created by Greek-Canadian filmmaker George Stroumboulopoulos and Bob Mackowycz, and featuring critically-acclaimed comedian Angelo Tsarouchas as a Greek gangster priest, will...

Vancouver to Host Greek Day on Broadway in June

One of Vancouver’s largest cultural festivals, "Greek Day on Broadway," is back for 2019. This event is the largest one-day Greek festival in Vancouver, and it...

Greeks Are European Champions in Swearing While Driving, Survey Finds

A survey conducted recently across eleven European nations regarding the driving behavior revealed some interesting information about the way Greeks drive their cars. According to...

Greek Yogurt Copycats Spreading in Europe

The Greek Embassy in Bucharest, Romania has notified Athens that "Greek" yogurt is being sold in food outlets and large supermarket chains across the...

Greek Botanist in Bid to Save Native Plants in the Deserts...

Greek botanist Marina Tsaliki is in a race against time to document the flora of Ras Al Khaimah, one of the seven emirates which...

Greek Athlete Participates in Toughest Race on Earth

Spiros Logothetis has begun the Herculean task of finishing in the toughest foot race in the world, which takes place annually in the Sahara...

Vasilopita Recipe

Here's a traditional recipe to make the luckiest New Year's Greek cake aka Vasilopita.

Melomakarona – Greek Christmas Cookies

For the dough In a mixer add 350 ml water, 350ml olive oil, 50gr butter, 50ml honey και 50ml raki - mix for one minute. In a cup...