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  1. Global Agenda, 10:35 PMGreek Jewry Worried Over Far-Left Elections WinRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Syriza party has won the elections in Greece, international media reported Sunday, taking some 35-38% of the final votes, according to exit polls. The win signals a reversal for the Greek government, as the ruling New Democratic Party came in distant second with 26-28% of the vote, according to BBC .

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  2. 'The most radical left-wing party in Europe is about to save Greece...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    The boarded up shops in the heart of the tourist district near the world famous Acropolis are covered in graffiti. The grimy street stalls selling blackened corn on the cob, the beggars and rough sleepers.

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  3. Greeks to vote in new parliament amid EU withdrawal concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Russia Taday

    People make their way in central Syntagma Square as the parliament building is pictured in the background in Athens. Greeks are going to polling stations on Sunday to elect a new parliament.

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  4. Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murray, Deputy Spokesperson, Communications Department, IMFRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | International Monetary Fund

    MR. MURRAY: Good day. I'm William Murray of the Communications Department of the International Monetary Fund.

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  5. Update 2-Euro zone borrowing costs plunge to new lows on Ecb Qe planRead the original story

    Friday | Reuters

    Borrowing rates for euro zone countries collapsed to new record lows on Friday as investors snapped up government bonds based on the European Central Bank's QE shopping list. To boost the ailing euro zone economy and prevent deflation from setting in, the ECB said it will buy 60 billion euros of assets a month from March, focusing mainly on sovereign bonds.

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  6. Update 1-Euro zone borrowing costs hit new lows on Ecb Qe planRead the original story

    Friday | Reuters

    Borrowing rates for euro zone countries hit new record lows on Friday after the European Central Bank unveiled a bond buying programme that exceeded the market's expectations in scope and size. To boost the ailing euro zone economy and prevent deflation from setting in, the ECB said it will buy 60 billion euros of assets a month from March, focusing mainly on sovereign bonds.

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  7. C&M: Greece tourism industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PR-inside.com

    The country recorded declines in both international and domestic tourism during the review period . Domestic tourism declined at a compound annual growth rate of 9.73%, while international arrivals fell at a CAGR of 0.67%.

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  8. 'Outline,' by Rachel CuskRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SFGate

    "Outline," Rachel Cusk's 11th book, manifests its title through spare prose and an elusive protagonist. Each chapter is a sketch; by the end, we have at least a silhouette of the enigmatic narrator.

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  9. Donald Macintyre's Sketch: Scotland's human panda David Mundell loses on pedantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Independent

    Donald Macintyre writes political sketches for The Independent, having been Jerusalem correspondent since 2004, covering Israel and the Occupied Territories, as well as travelling for the paper to Iraq, Turkey, Jordan, Libya and Egypt. As Political Editor and then Chief Political Commentator, he previously covered the John Major and early Tony Blair era.

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  10. A look at Greece's debt debate before...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    This photo taken on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015 shows women making a transaction at an ATM as a man begs on Ermou Street, Athens' main shopping strip. Greece goes to the polls Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 with voters given a tough choice over how to handle the country's staggering national debt after six years of recession badly weakened its economy.

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  11. Penn to offer four new summer abroad programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Daily Pennsylvanian

    The Parthenon, the Berlin Wall and some of the worlds' best beaches are on the map for students going abroad this summer. This is largest expansion of summer abroad in recent history.

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  12. Reds on top at Basket League's halfway pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | EKathimerini

    Panathinaikos and PAOK had narrow escapes on the road at the last round of games in the Basket LeagueA's first half, that also saw Olympiakos stroll past Panelefsiniakos to claim the informal title of the winter champion. Apollon Patras led Panathinaikos by up to 12 points in the second half , but the Greens A- led by AJ Slaughter A-A made their quality and experience count in the end to win 77-71 at Patra on Monday.

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  13. New mythos-palace.gr is onlineRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 20, 2015 - CHANIA, Greece -- The website of the hotel Mythos Palace Resort & Spa was redesigned and adjusted to new technologies that are prevailing on the internet, with responsive design friendly to the users, compatible with all devices . Through mythos-palace.gr all users can find information about the facilities and the hotel services, make online reservation or book a special package, and feel the sense of luxury that only Mythos Palace Resort & Spa can offer.

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  14. Jeanette Bunn of Travel To Go Shares Perfect Destinations for Families...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | PRWeb

    For families with teens who are planning their 2015 adventures, Jeanette Bunn shares fantastic destination choices that will please the whole family. Jeanette Bunn, President of Travel To Go , knows that each and every year travelers put a lot of time into planning the perfect vacations for their families.

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  15. Tripology Adventures enchants guests with self-drive off-road vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Examiner.com

    An innovative Israeli adventure travel company recently launched its website in English to share with North American travelers the fun of self-driving 4x4 off-road vehicles to obscure-but-culturally intense locales on the continents of Europe, Asia and Africa. This includes a new Tripology http://www.tripologyadventures.com/ itinerary that mesmerizes its guests on a journey from the bustle of Athens into a myth-laden landscape along the Heraklion Ridge overlooking the Gulf of Corinth enroute to Delphi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site believed by the god Zeus to have been the center of the world.

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  16. Cretico: A Villa Marketplace Offering a Great Collection of Holiday...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | PR.com

    Cretico's aim is to help visitors find high quality villas with a private pool in Crete. Cretico is based on the direct communication between the guest and the host which differentiates it from other travel agencies.

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  17. 7 Most Amazing, Surprisingly Affordable Beach...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | ABC News

    It kinda seems like winter's allure disappears with the holidays, right? When Christmas and New Year's have passed, what we once jollily called a "Winter Wonderland" is now less wonderful and more just, well, wintry, with tons of snow, minimal daylight and freezing temperatures . Fortunately, you can escape these harsh conditions and head to a balmy destination on the sand.

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  18. Goodbye to cheap faresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The demise of Cyprus Airways is expected to lead to a hike in airfares in the short term according to Chairman of the Association of Cyprus Travel Agents Dinos Kakouras. Cyprus Airways closed last week when the European Commission ruled that state aid granted by previous governments gave the company "an undue advantage over its competitors in breach of EU state aid rules".

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  19. Cretico: a villa Marketplace Offering a Great Collection of Holiday Villas in CreteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | PR Log

    Cretico's aim is to help visitors find high quality villas with private pool in Crete. Cretico is based on the direct communication between the guest and the host which differentiates it from other travel agencies.

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  20. Capital's closed stores started to show signs of revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | EKathimerini

    Fewer commercial stores shut down in the center of Athens and other popular shopping districts around the city in 2014 than in 2013, but about three in every 10 remain without a tenant, while this rate is even higher in certain central streets. Figures compiled by the National Confederation of Commerce and Entrepreneurship showed that 27 percent of shops in the center of Athens have closed, while that rate had come to 32.5 percent in the fall of 2014.

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