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Magellan’s Eight Greeks that Sailed Around the Globe

Eight Greek sailors were in the crew of Magellam when the Portuguese explorer circumnavigated the Earth for the first time in history

La Belle Otero: The Greek-Spanish Beauty Who Enchanted the Belle Epoque

Agustina del Carmen Otero Iglesias, known as "La Belle Otero," was said to be the most beautiful woman of the Belle Epoque -- so beautiful, in fact, that men dueled and died over her. The actress, dancer, model, and...

Stephania Haralabidis’ Road to Gold at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Stephania Haralabidis, who hails from Athens, Greece, has won gold at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with the United States' women's water polo team.

Euro 2020 Semifinals: Italy Beats Spain on Penalties to Reach Final

Italy knocked out Spain in the semi-finals of the Euro 2020 after an entertaining game with two opponents both worthy of their place in the final four of the European Championship. Italy opened the score with Federico Chiesa in...

Euro 2020: Spain Defeats Switzerland on Penalties to Reach Semifinals

The first of the Euro 2020 quarter-finals saw favorites Spain beat Switzerland in the penalty shoot-out. The tenacity and vigor the Swiss squad showed in their game against France in the round of 16 was not enough to pull...

Antivirus Mogul John McAfee Dies by Suicide in Spanish Prison

The anti-virus software founder John McAfee was found dead in a Spanish prison on Wednesday.

Europe’s Different Approaches to Opening Up – How Greece Compares

Most countries in Europe have begun the process of opening up their economies following strict coronavirus lockdowns on different timelines.

Red Cross Volunteer Who Hugged a Refugee Becomes Internet Target

A Spanish Red Cross volunteer gave a Senegalese refugee a hug went viral and became the target of online far-right hate on Wednesday. 

European Tourism Gets off to Rocky Start in Summer of 2020

  Tourism in this unsettling Summer of 2020 is experiencing some rocky patches just a month or so after most European countries opened their gates to travelers from abroad after the long coronavirus lockdowns. Thierry Breton, the EU's internal market commissioner,...

Younger Brother Alex Antetokounmpo Signs 3-Year-Deal with Murcia

Alex Antetokounmpo, the younger brother of Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, announced on Monday that he had recently signed a 3-year-deal with the Spanish team UCAM Murcia. According to reports, the contract is considered financially viable for a player his...