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Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis gives a speech during a financial conference in Athens, on Tuesday, May 19, 2015. Market anxiety eased in Greece on Tuesday after the country's finance minister said he was confident of reaching a deal with bailout creditors as soon as next week.(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has become the story. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)

Juncker Says Varoufakis Obstacle To Greek Deal

By THE NATIONAL HERALD

He had supposedly been sidelined, but Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has returned to a prominent role in stalled talks with international lenders and now is an obstacle again, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said.

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Queens College Students Shine, Community’s Future Seems Bright

The achievements awards at Queens College’s Center for Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies was held on May 20 in the Student Union building.

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Our Men (want to be) …. in Havana

For once in Agora, TNH Executive Editor Constantinos Scaros and author/historian/activist Dan Georgakas agree on something: normal US-Cuba relations.

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World Press View: Time Running Out Fast for Greece Now

Greece's strategy of playing for time with international lenders and refusing to impose reforms could be very costly indeed.

A couple makes a transaction at an automated teller machine (ATM) outside an Attica bank branch with a graffiti on it in central Athens, August 28, 2012. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

Run On Greek Banks Growing

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Fearful of a default and Eurozone exit, Greek bank customers withdrew 300 million euros May 26 as a quiet run on the institutions is underway.

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Roberto Salas, left, and Lewis Sternhagen check a flooded car on the frontage road between South Loop West Freeway and South Post Oak Road near the Willow Waterhole Bayou, Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Houston. Floodwaters kept rising Tuesday across much of Texas as storms dumped almost another foot of rain on the Houston area, stranding hundreds of motorists and inundating the highways. (Marie D. De Jesus/Houston Chronicle via AP)

Deadly Floodwaters Deepen in Houston

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Floodwaters deepened across much of Texas on May 26 as storms dumped almost a foot more of rain on the Houston area, stranding hundreds of motorists.

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Caveat For Cyprus Unity Hopes

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Sweden's former Ambassador to Cyprus said optimism the island will be reunified soon should be tempered by its history of failures.

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Rangers Romp: 7 Goals Lead to 7th Game

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With five goals in the third period, the New York Rangers staved off elimination, beating the Tampa Bay Lightning, 7-3 to force a seventh game.

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Grilled Corn with Bacon Butter and Feta

By ANNA SKAMANGAS-SCAROS 0 comment

Whenever I’m in Athens and I see people grilling corn on a street corner, I always want to take a slab of butter to show them how great