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Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser, center, flanked by Police Chief Cathy Lanier, left, and Special Agent in Charge Charlie Smith, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, speaks during a news conference in Washington, Thursday, May 21, 2015, on the investigation into the mysterious slayings of a wealthy Washington family and their housekeeper. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser (C) at a news conference about the suspect. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

Suspect in Savopoulos Family Slaying Nabbed in Washington Manhunt

By Associated Press

An ex-convict accused in the slayings of the wealthy Washington, D.C. family of American Iron Works CEO Savvas Savopoulos and their housekeeper was arrested a week after authorities said the family was killed and their mansion set on fire.

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Tsipras Will Appeal to Merkel, Hollande

Escapee Stamati Asks House Arrest

New Democracy Mum on Troika

Greece Races To Make May Deal


World Press View: Is There Any Answer For Greece At All?

Bailouts, austerity measures, economic reforms: they've all failed to save Greece so skepticism abounds there is an answer. Or is there?

By Amb. Patrick M.

An Unreported Tragedy: Adding to Greece’s Woes

The failure to report a human tragedy engulfing Greece should appall us. An average of 200 illegal migrants land in Greece daily and another 20 drown.

By TNH Staff

AHEPA Concludes Greece, Cyprus Business Mission

The leaders of the Order of AHEPA concluded the 87th annual overseas excursion to Greece, Cyprus, and the Ecumenical Patriarchate from May 6-16.

In this photo provided by German government Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and French President Francois Hollande, from left, smile as they pose for a photograph at the beginning of their meeting at the sidelines of the Eastern Partnership summit in Riga, on Thursday, May 21, 2015. (Guido Bergmann/Bundesregierung via AP)

Merkel Says Greek Deal Far Off

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel said after talks with Greek Premier Alexis Tsipras there is "a whole lot left to be done" to avoid a financial meltdown in Athens.

In this photo taken Monday, May 18, 2015, farmer Gino Celli climbs out of a irrigation canal that is covered in dried salt on a field he farms  near Stockton, Calif.  Celli, who farms 1,500 acres of land and manages another 7,000 acres, has senior water rights and draws his irrigation water from the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta. Farmers in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta who have California's oldest water rights are proposing to voluntarily cut their use by 25 percent to avoid the possibility of even harsher restrictions by the state later this summer as the record drought continues.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Californians Face More Water Cuts

By Associated Press 0 comment

California farmers have offered to give up a quarter of their water this year in exchange for being spared deeper mandatory cutbacks.

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Cyprus Charges 3 in Soccer Violence

By Associated Press 0 comment

Cyprus police say three men will be tried after violence marred the Cyprus Cup final and forced a 45-minute interruption, a common occurrence.

New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez reacts after making the last out on a called third strike, with the ball in Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos' glove, in a baseball game at Nationals Park, Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Washington. The Nationals won 3-2. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Manfred Backs Yanks Over A-Roid

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Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says the Yankees have grounds not to pay Alex Rodriguez a $6 million marketing bonus for tying Willie Mays on the home run list.

Thessaloniki Byzantine Museum

Riches Abound at Thessaloniki Museum


The Byzantine Empire is known for its intricate art and jewelry made with silver, gold, precious stones, and rich colors. In Thessaloniki, it is celebrated at the