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3 hrs ago | Boston.com
A few summers ago, every merchant on this island - which means pretty much everybody with a job - faced ruin.
7 hrs ago | The Times Bulletin
By NICHOLAS PAPHITIS and COSTAS KANTOURIS Associated Press ATHENS, Greece - Archaeologists excavating a large burial mound in northern Greece that has captivated the public's imagination have asked politicians and others seeking guided tours of the site to leave them in peace.
11 hrs ago | EKathimerini
The Financial Police said that the owner of the establishment and three employees that were working as lookouts were among those taken into custody.
15 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal
Covelo was the ground central for all things blackberry last weekend as it hosted the 32 annual Blackberry Festival.
19 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
Seismologists say an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.1 has struck the northern Greek region of Halkidiki, rattling the area but causing no damage or injuries.
Joan Baez and Stephen Sondheim will also receive the top honor Nov. 17 at the Waldorf Astoria gala in New York, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers announced Thursday.
Plume, an imprint of Penguin Random House, says "Leonard Maltin's 2015 Movie Guide" will be the 36th and final edition.
Jon Hamm, a St. Louis native, says he hopes "cooler heads prevail" in the Missouri city of Ferguson and "people come through it for the better."
Organizers say nearly all the $50 tickets for a Willie Nelson and Neil Young concert organized by opponents of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline have been sold.
RadarOnline obtained a copy of the actor's death certificate, which reportedly says Williams was cremated and his ashes were scattered in San Francisco Bay on Aug. 12. Authorities have indicated Williams hanged himself, and are still waiting for the results of toxicology tests to determine if he had any substances in his system at his time of ... (more)
Archaeologists excavating a large burial mound in northern Greece have asked politicians and others seeking guided tours of the site to leave them in peace.
It finally seemed as if we had found some peace of mind. The vast majority of Greek MPs chose to abstain from festivities on August 15, also known as Assumption Day, thus sparing us from the cacophony of vacuous political statements in the midst of the summer season.
From the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Radcliffe Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom ; 1st Cardiology Department, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece ; Department of Cardiac Surgery, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom ; and NIHR Oxford Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit & ... (more)
A deal to sell steroids gone wrong appears to have been the reason for the murder of two bodybuilding fanatics, aged 25 and 26, whose bodies were found on Tuesday in a ravine on the outskirts of Kalamata in the Peloponnese, Kathimerini understands.
Eight public works projects, including the completion of a new stretch of highway at the notorious Maliakos Gulf in central Greece, are due to be completed by the end of the year Infrastructure Minister Michalis Chrysochoidis has told Kathimerini, adding that future schemes would help tackle GreeceA's high unemployment rate.
Gina and Amanda are not a comedy duo, but two 17-year-old Greek girls who emigrated to Australia with their families and are turning heads with their talent in the natural sciences.
Leslie Dannin Rosenthal, newly installed president of the Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ, and the federation's campaign director, Jeffrey Korbman, cochaired the mission, which included 120 UJA campaign directors and lay leaders from across North America.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 09:53 pm
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