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  1. Greek radical left wins election, threatening market turmoilRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... station in Athens, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. Greeks were voting Sunday in an early general election crucial... ATHENS, Greece (AP) - A triumphant Alexis Tsipras told Greeks that his radical left Syriza party's win in Sunday's early general election ...

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  2. Finance News Update, what you need to knowRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    The Australian dollar is lower on general US dollar strength and euro weakness after the European Central Bank's trillion euro stimulus measures, and further declines in iron ore and copper prices. At 0630 AEST on Monday, the local unit was trading at 78.66 US cents, down from 79.90 cents on Friday.

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  3. Greek leftist Syriza party forecast to win vote, may not get outright ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WSJ Media and Advertising

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  4. TV picks for Jan. 26: 'Bizarre Foods,' 'A Path Appears,' 'Night Will Fall'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Minnesota's own Andrew Zimmern may have a new show, "Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations," but he's maintaining a bottomless appetite that he fills in Athens, Greece, with a steady diet of deep-fried doughnuts and spanakopita. 8 p.m. Travel I'm not a big fan of actors masquerading as journalists, but I'm willing to make an exception for "A Path Appears," in which celebrities such as Mia Farrow, Ashley Judd and Jennifer Garner tag along with esteemed reporters Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn as they explore gender inequality around the world.

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  5. How Economic Crisis Inspired Grassroots Organizations in GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Planetizen

    Citiscope examines the organizing and volunteer efforts of citizens in Athens, Greece in response to the country's economic crisis. "The Greek economic crisis has hit this historic capital city hard.

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  6. While you were sleepingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Supporters of opposition leader and head of radical leftist Syriza party Alexis Tsipras cheer at his campaign headquarters in Athens, Greece.

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  7. Syriza Defeats Samaras to Win Greek Election: Exit PollRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Alexis Tsipras, leader of the Syriza party, holds his fist in the air as he leaves the polling station after casting his vote for the Greek elections in Athens, Greece, on Jan. 25, 2015.

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  8. Greece: Exit poll shows anti-bailout party winning electionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Justise representatives check at electoral lists at a polling station in Athens as the nation goes to the polls, on January 25, 2015. AFP PHOTO / ARIS MESSINIS ATHENS, Greece: The anti-bailout Syriza party has won a decisive victory in Greece's national elections, according to projections by state-run TV's exit poll, in a historic first for a radical left-wing party in Greece.

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  9. Milka Stefanova: Greeks Have Money, but Their State Doesn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

    Moment of decision for voters who check from a list posted in a polling statio during the Parliamentary elections, in Athens, Greece on January 25, 2015. Photo by EPA/BGNES Thousands of Bulgarians live and work in Greece and are anxious about the EU future of Bulgaria 's southern neighbor.

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  10. Anti-bailout party the favorite as Greeks cast critical voteRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... without a large enough majority to form a government. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis) Photo Credit: AP ATHENS, Greece - (AP) -- Greece voted Sunday in an early general election that could alter the course of the country's battle against crippling ...

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  11. Austerity-battered Greeks favour left in voteRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    Alexis Tsipras, leader of Greece's Syriza left-wing main opposition party delivers a pre-election speech at Omonia Square in Athens on Thursday . Prime Minister Antonis Samaras' New Democracy party has failed to overcome a gap in opinion polls with the anti-bailout Syriza party ahead of today's general election.

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  12. 'Greece Will Return to Democracy, Social Cohesion, Dignity,' Tsipras SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

    Alexis Tsipras , opposition leader and head of radical leftist Syriza party waves to supporters and news photographers as he leaves a polling station in Athens, Greece January 25, 2015. Photo by EPA/BGNES Unofficial exit poll results cited by various sources, including Novinite's Bulgarian-langauge website, suggest SYRIZA might already be having a clear lead on New Democracy , having garnered between 33.5 and 35.5 percent of the vote and New Democracy having 25.5-27.6 percent of the ballots so far cast in its favor.

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  13. Egypt's ban on fete for Jewish sage said to reflect attitudesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... life in Europe's economic powerhouse, Germany. But these days in Dresden, he said, he is afraid to... Read>> ATHENS, Greece -- Greece's two main election rivals clashed over the country's future economic direction as they wound up their respective ...

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  14. Oil prices, perkier Europe lift global economy hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... available. Online access is included with certain print subscriptions. Click here to see rates and register. ATHENS, Greece -- Greece's two main election rivals clashed over the country's future economic direction as they wound up their respective ...

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  15. Rivals clash in Greece over economyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    ATHENS, Greece -- Greece's two main election rivals clashed over the country's future economic direction as they wound up their respective campaigns for a vote today that promises to reverberate across Europe.

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  16. Mystery kite surfer credited with preventing sailors from drowningRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | The Daily Herald

    A kite surfer is being hailed as a hero after his actions helped three Dutch shipwrecked sailors get safely to shore after their yacht got into trouble in Baie Lucas, off Coralita, on Saturday afternoon around 4:30pm. Due to the rough weather the yacht, reportedly from Sunsail, got caught in the waves and was being pushed dangerously close to the reef.

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  17. Greeks go to polls in critical snap general electionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    ... tipped as the favorite to win, although possibly without a large enough majority to form a government. ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greeks were voting Sunday in an early general election crucial for the country's financial future, with the radical left ...

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  18. Leftists lead last polls before Greek electionRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | USA Today

    Syriza, the radical left-wing party that has vowed to rewrite the terms of the country's international bailout and end harsh austerity measures, held the lead in the last polls released ahead of Sunday's national election. Leftists lead last polls before Greek election ATHENS, Greece - Syriza, the radical left-wing party that has vowed to rewrite the terms of the country's international bailout and end harsh austerity measures, held the lead in the last polls released ahead of Sunday's national election.

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  19. Greek Leftists Syriza Aim For Historic Election WinRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Switched

    JANUARY 22: Alexis Tsipras, leader of the radical leftist Syriza party campaigns at a pre-election rally ahead of this weekend's general election on January 22, 2015 in Athens, Greece. According to the latest opinion polls, the left-wing Syriza party are poised to defeat Prime Minister Antonis Samaras' conservative New Democracy party in the election, which will take place on Sunday.

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  20. World watches with concern as Greeks head to the pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Supporters of Greece's Prime Minister Antonis Samaras wave Greek flags during his final campaign speech at the Taekwondo Indoor Stadium in southern Athens on Friday, Jan. 23, 2015 Alexis Tsipras, leader of Greece's Syriza left-wing main opposition party, enjoys a lunch with colleagues and journalists in central Athens, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015 Supporters congratulate Greece's Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, center, outside an election kiosk of his conservative New Democracy party, in Athens, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015 ATHENS, Greece - Syriza, the radical left-wing party that has vowed to rewrite the terms of the country's international bailout and end harsh austerity measures, held the lead in the last polls released ahead of Sunday's national election.

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