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  1. Skin-tone hullabaloo, thanks to GirirajRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | The Telegraph

    ... referring to reports of mosquitoes carrying the West Nile virus in her home country, read: "With so many Africans in Greece, at least the West Nile mosquitoes will eat home made food!" In the US, Reid's comments in 2008 had spurred anti-race ...

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  2. Greek pensioners hold anti-government ralliesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Hundreds of pensioners take part in a anti-austerity protest, in central Athens, on Wednesday, April 1, 2015. Greece and its international creditors are still struggling to agree on a list of economic reforms that are deemed necessary for the country to unlock emergency funds and stay afloat.

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  3. Former Paralympian Bob Lujano to speak at Mayor's Prayer Breakfast in VestaviaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... Lujano became a Paralympian and represented Team USA. He won a bronze medal at the 2004 Paralympic games in Athens, Greece. "For me," said Lujano in a CNN interview, "the best part of living in Birmingham is the Lakeshore Foundation, where small ...

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  4. Many people taken in by Maho April Fools' jokeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    ... 2015 NEW YORK--Wall street analysts may be inadequately accounting for the dollar's sharp rise in the... Read more... Greece fails to reach initial deal on reforms with lenders Tuesday, 31 March 2015 ATHENS--Greece failed to reach an initial deal ...

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  5. Ministries to merge after Parliament protestRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    ... Aristotle University, the offices of SYRIZA in the western port of Patra and the city hall of Xanthi, in northern Greece. Another sit-in at the city hall of Nea Smyrni, an Athens suburb, ended before police were called in. Greek banks received a ...

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  6. Greek air traffic controllers call for radar system upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010 file photo, planes are grounded during a 24-hour strike at the Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos. Greece's air traffic controllers' union called on Wednesday, April 1, 2015, for an urgent upgrade of the country's air traffic radar system and for more staff to be hired to handle the increasing number of tourists coming in.

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  7. Conifer cousin produces insect-attracting droplets at full moonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... having conducted four years of research, New Scientist reported. When they went to study the plants in Macedonia, Greece and Dalmatia in Croatia in 2013, they were baffled as to why the orbs were not there, but after abandoning their field work to ...

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  8. Greek anti-establishment protesters occupy buildings, enter Parl't groundsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    Anti-establishment protesters occupied several public buildings in Greece and briefly entered the grounds of parliament in Athens on Wednesday, calling for the release of jailed members of a Marxist group. "They managed to pass the police in the entrance and they approached one of the main gates of the building, the one that lawmakers and the ministers use to enter the parliament,A a parliamentary official told Reuters, saying they left after about five minutes.

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  9. Bulgaria's energy sector reform to start with the regulatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | EurActiv.com

    The only candidate for the post of head of Bulgaria's energy regulator has presented his vision for the refurbishing of the country's energy sector, marred by cronyism, monopolies, wasteful practices and the siphoning of public funds. Ivan Ivanov, a politician supported by the small centre-right party the Reformist Bloc, was auditioned Tuesday during five hours in the Bulgarian parliament.

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  10. Tankships IPO Torpedoed By Sale To CEORead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... Investment Holdings, Inc. is a subsidiary of Dryships, Inc. As with Dryships, the company is based in Athens, Greece, and was formed in 2010 when Dryships initially purchased tankers for its fleet. Tankships initial fleet consists of four Suezmax ...

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  11. Bus hits car head-onRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    ... 2015 NEW YORK--Wall street analysts may be inadequately accounting for the dollar's sharp rise in the... Read more... Greece fails to reach initial deal on reforms with lenders Tuesday, 31 March 2015 ATHENS--Greece failed to reach an initial deal ...

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  12. One last jet blastRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    ... 2015 NEW YORK--Wall street analysts may be inadequately accounting for the dollar's sharp rise in the... Read more... Greece fails to reach initial deal on reforms with lenders Tuesday, 31 March 2015 ATHENS--Greece failed to reach an initial deal ...

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  13. Greece, Lenders Fail to Reach Preliminary Budget DealRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

    Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis attends a plenary session of the Parliament in Athens, Greece, late March 30, 2015. Varoufakis is adamant his country will not implement some of the measures recommended by lenders.

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  14. In Greece, folk music and patriotism soothe wounded national prideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    ATHENS: With its dignity battered by six years of "humiliation" at the hands of its international creditors, cash-strapped Greece is turning to folk music and patriotism to restore its injured national pride. Since taking power in January on a wave of anti-austerity sentiment, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has repeatedly hammered home his intention to do whatever is necessary to restore the nation's self respect.

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  15. Greece: current phase of reform talks wrap up in BrusselsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Greenwich Citizen

    ... working lunch with their delegations in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, March 31, 2015. Photo: Fabrizio Bensch, AP ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Talks between Greece and its creditors have wrapped up for now without a deal to unlock remaining Greek bailout funds ...

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  16. Luke Hancock enters Louisville business worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    ... months. When his contract was waived, he went overseas to play for Greek Basket League club Panionios BC in Athens, Greece. "Immediately, it kind of hit me that I needed to be ready for whatever was next," Hancock said, and he began studying to ...

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  17. Families are singled out for their wartime contributionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Oxford Mail

    ... A Hawkins, Royal Sussex, serving in France; Driver EH Hawkins, Royal Garrison Artillery, with the Salonica force in Greece; and Sergeant E Hawkins, of the Royal Engineers. Sergeant Hawkins had been awarded a medal at Chatham for his skill at field ...

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  18. Greece disagrees with sanctions against Russia, Tsipras saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Norwalk Citizen News

    Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras attends a parliamentary session in Athens, on Monday, March 30, 2015, after Tsipras called the special session of parliament to brief lawmakers on the course of recent troubled negotiations with bailout lenders to overhaul cost-cutting reforms. Greece is under pressure to convince creditors it has viable alternatives to the reforms, with government cash reserves running low.

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  19. Tsipras Hopes for 'True Reset' of Greece's Ties with RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sofia News Agency

    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras delivers a speech during a plenary session of the Parliament in Athens, Greece, late 30 March 2015. Tsipras briefed the Parliament on issues regarding the government`s current negotiations with the EU partners.

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  20. Guest Column: March 25 and the Greek War of independenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Sun Advocate

    ... announcing that she would give birth to Christ the Savior. The great majority of Greeks, both inside and outside Greece, are Greek Orthodox Christians, so the Feast of the Annunciation is essentially a Greek national holiday. March 25 is also the ...

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