8 hrs ago
The Washington Post
Greece to help 'hundreds' of Chinese leave Libya
Black smoke billows over the skyline as a fire at the oil depot for the airport rages out of control after being struck in the crossfire of warring militias battling for control of the airfield, in Tripoli, Libya Monday, July 28, 2014.
9 hrs ago
This August at Bookworks Features Livia King Blackburne, Ryan...
This August at Bookworks features many events such as Livia King Blackburne with Midnight Thief, Ryan Winfield with the Land of Enchantment Romance Writers of America, and John Nichols.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
MOL Ship Management Earns Energy/Enviromental Certifications
First company to receive ISO50001 certification from Nihon Kaiji Kyokai. MOL Ship Management Co., Ltd. , a core ship management company in the corporate group headed by Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. , has announced acquisition of certifications from Nihon Kaiji Kyokai , for Energy Management Systems and Environmental Management Systems .
Harm reduction prevents HIV, national evidence from Ukraine and Greece shows
Two presentations given at the 20th International AIDS Conference, held in Melbourne, Australia July 20-25, 2014, provide significant evidence that harm reduction programmes successfully prevent HIV infection among people who inject drugs .
Sydney Morning Herald
Wine cup used by Pericles found in grave
Athens: A cup believed to have been used by Classical Greek statesman Pericles has been found in a pauper's grave in north Athens, Greece's top daily reports.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. Sets Date for the Second Quarter and ...
On the same day, Thursday, July 31, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. ET, the Company's management will host a conference call to discuss the financial results.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Diana Shipping Invests in Diana Containerships
Diana Shipping Inc., a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, has announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase shares of the common stock of Diana Containerships Inc. for an aggregate purchase price of $40 million.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
HydroComp to Hold Propeller 'Mini-Workshop'
A special version of HydroComp's intensive Propeller Workshops will be brought to Tampa before the start of IBEX 2014.
Horizon Delivers 4th 74' Towboat for Canal Barge Co.
Horizon Shipbuilding, Inc., Bayou La Batre, AL, has delivered the fourth in a series of 74' towboats to Canal Barge Company, Inc. of New Orleans, LA.
Canal Project Slows Panama Economy Growth
Panama's economy expanded in May at its slowest pace since 2009 as major public works projects, including an expansion of the Panama Canal, slowed or wrapped up, dragging on the construction and mining sector.
Asia VLCC Rates Could Nudge Higher on Activity
Rates for very large crude carriers on key Asian freight routes could hold steady or gain next week as charterers seek to complete their vessel chartering programme for the first 20 days of August, brokers said on Friday.
Costa Tow Update: Climate Onboard 'Calm'
According to the latest update, after approximately 30 hours of navigation, the Concordia has travelled 63 nautical miles at an average speed of 2 knots, informs the salvors' website 'The Parbuckling Project'.
Bang on a Can Festival: Music makes an art connection
Although the 13th annual Bang on a Can Festival has been going full blast with daily faculty and fellow recitals resounding throughout the galleries since July 14, the festival gets down to an exciting new project that will carry it through its finale, Aug 7, with the annual Marathon.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Reciprocal Effects of Systemic Inflammation and Brain Natriuretic...
From the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Radcliffe Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom ; 1st Cardiology Department, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece ; Department of Cardiac Surgery, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom ; and NIHR Oxford Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit & ... (more)
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Courthouse News Service
Feds Off the Hook for Marine's Missing Heart
The family of a Marine who killed himself while on duty in Greece cannot pursue an emotional distress claim against the U.S. for its failure to tell them their son's heart was removed, and lost, during an autopsy, a federal judge ruled.
Belfast is more welcoming to foreigners than any other major UK...
Belfast is more welcoming to foreigners than any other major UK city but barely half of Londoners think migrants fit in Sharp differences in the way different cities view foreigners have been revealed by a study into social attitudes across Europe.
Fibrinolysis for Intraventricular Hemorrhage: An Updated...
From the Department of Neurosurgery , Department of Neurology , Department of Clinical Pharmacy , and College of Medicine , University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Memphis; Second Department of Neurology, Attikon University Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Athens, Greece ; International Clinical Research Center, ... (more)
Baku 2015 welcomes first Games Academy graduates
The Baku 2015 European Games Academy welcomed the first participants of its innovative Graduate Excellence Program to Baku this week.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Box Ships Inc. Repays Commerzbank Loan
Greece-based Box Ships Inc. says it has repayed in full the outstanding amount under its loan agreement with Commerzbank AG dated July 29, 2011.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
FreeSeas Announces Receipt of NASDAQ Notices of Bid Price and Equity Standard Deficiencies
FreeSeas Inc. , a transporter of dry-bulk cargoes through the ownership and operation of a fleet of Handysize and Handymax vessels, announced today that the Company received from The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC: a letter, dated July 15, 2014, stating that, for the previous 30 consecutive business days, the bid price of the Company's common stock ... (more)