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  1. The Christmas Spirit around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... In Bolivia, Christmas in on parade where even the Grinch is getting into the holiday spirit. And finally, in Athens, Greece, the naughty and the nice are hoping Santa will make their Christmas wishes come true.

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  2. World briefs: Haiti names an interim prime ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... service, as acting chief, succeeding Mr. Sissi's friend and mentor, Gen. Mohamed Farid el-Tohamy. ATHENS, Greece - Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, seeking to rally lawmakers behind the government's candidate for president in a critical vote that ...

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  3. Really, Greece Again?Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Safehaven

    ... seven years. The most recent lull seemed longer than usual, so long in fact that many people probably assumed that Greece had been "fixed" and was now a more-or-less fully-functioning member of the eurozone, ready to settle back into its enviable ...

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  4. AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    ... administration building at the Polytechnioupoli campus in Zografou. The event will feature academics from Greece and the US. (Info: www.ntua.gr) The second vote in Parliament for the election of a new president starts at 12 noon. Candidates must ...

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  5. Bad timing for tenders as oil rates declineRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    ... which is mainly active in southeast Asia. In the context of the decline of crude oil prices to below $54 per barrel, Greece is seeking investors who have the funds needed for drilling in great depths, which are generally considered unprofitable with ...

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  6. The Christmas Spirit around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... In Bolivia, Christmas in on parade where even the Grinch is getting into the holiday spirit. And finally, in Athens, Greece, the naughty and the nice are hoping Santa will make their Christmas wishes come true. Press CTRL+C (Windows), CMD+C (Mac), ...

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  7. Greek PM offers '15 vote for presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... an early election - which could be held as early as Jan. 25 - would be won by radical leftist party Syriza and undo Greece's ongoing fiscal reforms. "Above all, (the PM) fears the judgment of the people and he will not be able to avoid it," the ...

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  8. Last Second Three From Gerostergiou Lifts Maine over William & MaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Maine Black Bears

    Christiana Gerostergiou 's (Thessaloniki, Greece) 3-pointer with 1.7 seconds left in regulation gave the University of Maine women's basketball team (8-4) a 54-51 victory over William & Mary (6-4) on Sunday afternoon at Kaplan Arena. The Black Bears ...

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  9. Greek prime minister open to 2015 early electionsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Memeorandum

    Greek prime minister open to 2015 early elections - Associated Press 1 hr ago - ATHENS, Greece - Greece's prime minister says early general elections could be called by the end of 2015 if the current legislature can elect a president and if negotiations with the country's creditors on post-bailout aid are completed.

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  10. Greek PM Offers Elections in 2015 For Presidency Vote DealRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Outlook

    ... early election -- which could be held as early as January 25 -- would be won by radical leftist party Syriza and undo Greece's ongoing fiscal reforms. Syriza today argued that Samaras' efforts to persuade independent lawmakers to support his ...

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  11. We need to learn to discern from what ... 59 minutes ago Editor, the...Read the original story

    Saturday | The Victoria Advocate

    For many weeks, we've watched TV accounts of the riots in Ferguson, Mo., and other cities, where demonstrators burned vehicles and buildings, looted and clashed with police. Recently, similar riots occurred in Athens, Greece, where demonstrators also burned vehicles, buildings and clashed with police.

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  12. Probe into revenues of 2 mln euros in Halkidiki municipalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | EKathimerini

    ... in the 21st century. His recent decision to normalize relations between t... The danger that political discourse in Greece will sink to the basest levels of vulgarity is already more than apparent from the allegations we have heard bandied about ...

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  13. Skeleton from Greek mystery tomb to be identified next month: Officials from culture ministryRead the original story

    Friday | Art Daily

    ... Details on the identity of a mystery skeleton found in a massive tomb dating from the era of Alexander the Great in Greece are to be revealed next month, the culture ministry said Friday. "The result of macroscopic study of the bone tissue ...

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  14. The Jews and Anatolia: 2,500 years of historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Turkish Daily News

    ... left. In order to encourage them to return, Mehmed the Conqueror had 100 poor families transferred from Kastoria in Greece's Macedonia region. He also appointed the hahambas (chief rabbi) of Bursa to take charge of the Jewish community in Istanbul ...

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  15. Greek lawmaker alleges bribery attempt in presidential voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Newsday

    ... Wednesday, far short of the 200 needed for an outright win. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis) Photo Credit: AP ATHENS, Greece - (AP) -- A lawmaker from a small right-wing party claimed Friday he had been offered a bribe worth up to 3 million euros ...

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  16. Greek Mystery Tomb Occupant to Be Revealed SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | How Stuff Works

    Two finely carved female figures called Caryatids have been unearthed inside the mysterious tomb-in Amphipolis, which dates from the time of Alexander the Great. BLOG: Female Sculptures Guard Mysterious Tomb in Greece Wearing a sleeved tunic and earrings, the Caryatids feature long, thick hair covering their shoulders.

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  17. Abidal cuts short playing career at OlympiakosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... personal reasons after a 15-year career. He signed up with Olympiakos in July. Photo: Thanassis Stavrakis, AP ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Former France and Barcelona defender Eric Abidal announced his retirement from football on Friday, a day before his ...

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  18. In Greece, young migrants fight to be considered GreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | USA Today

    In Greece, young migrants fight to be considered Greek Children of Greek migrants still face a long road to full acceptance in the country they call home. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/16zlFXs Greeks and immigrants rise their painted hands during a demonstration in the northern Greek city of ThessalonA ki on March 30, 2013 calling for Greek citizenship for migrants' children born or raised in Greece.

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  19. Skeleton from Greek mystery tomb to be identified next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Greek culture ministry has said the details on the identity of a mystery skeleton found in a massive tomb dating from the era of Alexander the Great will be revealed next month. The site where archaeologists have unearthed a funeral mound dating from the time of Alexander the Great in Amphipolis, northern Greece, pictured on Nov 22, 2014.

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  20. 'Planned railroad won't end up like South Stream'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    ... of Serbian companies." Reacting to the interviewer's remark that the success of this project depends on Macedonia and Greece, with the port of Thessaloniki being the starting point for the Chinese goods sold in Europe, Mihajlovic said that it was ...

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