Tuesday May 28
Greece's Garbage Crisis: A Stinky Metaphor for an Economy in the Dumps
It is like a dark inversion of the tourist images of Greece . Seagulls circle not over the clear blue waters of the Aegean, but a bleak, cratered landscape, swooping down to compete with human scavengers and mangy dogs for spoils in a sea of waste.
Protection groups warn of rising popularity of dogfighting
Some 200 abused pitbulls picked up in various areas around Attica in the past few years that are believed to have been used in illegal dogfights have found shelter with the Pitbull Rescue group.
Police arrest suspected online drug dealer
Police on Friday arrested a 36-year-old man in Keratea, southeast of Athens, who was selling drugs to school pupils over the Internet.