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Caroline Crouch’s Husband Sentenced to Life for Her Murder

The husband of Caroline Crouch was sentenced to life in jail on Monday for her premeditated murder by a court in Athens. Following a six-day trial, a panel of three full-time judges and four jurors found that Babis Anagnostopoulos, 34, suffocated...

The White Supremacy Manifesto of the 18-Year-Old Shooter in Buffalo

The shooter who opened fire at a grocery store in Buffalo, New York and killed ten people on Saturday had apparently posted a white supremacy manifesto on social media before the attack. 18-year-old Payton Gendron of Conklin, New York, who...

US: 10 Killed in Shooting at Buffalo Supermarket

Ten people were killed in a "mass shooting" at a supermarket in Buffalo, the second-largest city in the state of New York, police said on Saturday. Another three were injured in the attack at the Tops Friendly Market, Buffalo Police...

Drunk Passenger Attacks Pilot on UK to Greece Flight

A British passenger was arrested by Greek police after attacking the pilot and causing carnage on the plane, which flew from the UK to Greece on Tuesday evening. The fight broke out shortly after a Wizz Air flight from London's...

Pablo Escobar “Hated” Cocaine, “Loved Greece,” Claims His Brother Roberto

Roberto Escobar Gaviria, the older brother of the infamous Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar, opened up in an interview with the Greek Reporter.

Marfin Bank Arson Has Haunted Greece for Over a Decade

Eleven years have passed since the deadly Marfin Bank arson. The culprits are still at large, as Greek police launches a new investigation

Greek Court Convicts Killers of Gay Rights Activist Zak Kostopoulos

A Greek court sentenced two men to 10 years imprisonment on Tuesday for the killing of gay rights activist Zak Kostopoulos in Athens on September 21, 2018. A 59-year-old real estate agent was led to prison while the prosecutor proposed...

Animal Abuse: Greek Man Who Kicked Cat into the Sea Arrested

On Monday, police in Greece arrested a man who lured a cat near his table at a taverna and then kicked her into the sea in a shocking case of animal abuse. The incident took place in a tavern of...

The Private Detective Who Devoted His Life to Saving Greece’s Heritage

George Tsoukalis, the private detective who has devoted his life to saving and protecting Ancient Greece's cultural heritage, talks exclusively about his rare profession. Tsoukalis is the famous "hunter" of the illicit dealers of antiquities and has solved 65 of...

Greek Woman Accused of Killing Daughter Detained Ahead of Trial

Late on Monday, it was concluded that a Greek woman accused of killing her hospitalized 9-year-old daughter will be detained until her hearing. Roula Pispirigou from the western port city of Patras is being held under enhanced protection measures to...

The Damning Evidence Against a Mother Charged with her Child’s Murder

Damning evidence against Greek mother Roula Pispirigkou, whose three children all died under suspicious medical circumstances over the last three years, emerged on Thursday. The police report charging Pispirigkou with the murder of her eldest daughter Georgina in 2022 includes...

Greek Mother Charged with Her Child’s Murder Given More Time to Testify

Greek mother Roula Pispirigkou whose three children all died in suspicious medical circumstances over the last three years was brought before an Athens examining magistrate on Thursday following her arrest in the city of Patras on Wednesday on murder...

Greek Student Arrested in Las Vegas on $500,000 Bitcoin Scam Charges

A Greek student appeared in a Las Vegas court on Wednesday accused of stealing up to $500,000 in bitcoin from a novice cryptocurrency trader in Las Vegas. Filippos Liakounakos, 23, a Miami college student, researched the backgrounds of multimillionaires in...

Mother of Three Dead Children in Greece Detained

Roula Pispirigkou was detained on Wednesday for the homicide of her first daughter. The Greek mother from the city of Patra came under suspicion after all three of her children died within three years. Pispirigkou, 33, was detained by police...

29-Year-Old Greek-American Mother Murdered in New York

New York police are investigating after 29-year-old Greek-American Irene Spantopanagos, who was stabbed to death in an apparent murder-suicide attempt on Saturday. Authorities say officers from the Nassau County Police Department's were called to a home on North Manhattan Avenue...