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Solidarity Rally for Greece in Athens Square in Astoria

ASTORIA – The Federation of Hellenic Societies of Greater New York organized a rally in support of Greece that was also a demonstration of solidarity for the

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Scores Killed in ISIS Attacks on Egyptian Troops in Sinai

EL-ARISH, Egypt — Islamic State-linked militants struck Egyptian army outposts in the Sinai Peninsula on Wednesday in a coordinated wave of suicide bombings and battles that underlined the

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Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti, right, and Konstantinos Patronis walk along 34th Street and 6th Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, Thursday, July 2, 2015, in New York. The couple topped "the dream trip of our lives" in New York City, where their three-week honeymoon turned into a nightmare: Their Greek-issued credit cards were suddenly declined and they were left nearly penniless. Strangers from two Greek Orthodox churches in Queens came to their rescue, giving them survival cash until their flight home to Greece this Friday. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Honeymoon is Over for Greek Couple Cut Off From Their Money in NYC

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NEW YORK — Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti and Konstantinos Patronis' long-planned "dream trip" to the U.S. ended in New York City, where their three-week honeymoon quickly turned into a

A man looks at newspapers displayed at a newsstand in central Athens, Friday, July 3, 2015. Rival campaigns in Greece’s bailout referendum end Friday, with rallies planned in Athens for “Yes” and “No” supporters - at the same time. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Referendum Perplexes Greek Voters

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Divided Greeks are lining up to vote yes or no in the critical July 5 referendum but say they have no idea what they're voting for.

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FILE - In this June 30,2015 file photo, former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb speaks in Baltimore. On Thursday, Webb announced his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Our Next Contestant...Jim Webb

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WASHINGTON, DC — Former U.S. senator Jim Webb announced his presidential campaign on Thursday, opening a long-shot bid against Hillary Rodham Clinton and a field of Democratic rivals

FILE - In this Friday, June 5, 2015 file photo, Cyprus riot police escort a 26-year-old Lebanese-Canadian man, who was arrested after authorities seized a chemical compound from a home he was staying in, outside a courthouse in Larnaca, Cyprus. A Lebanese-Canadian man arrested in connection with the seizure of 9 tons of a chemical that can be converted into an explosive will face terrorism charges when his trial begins later this month, Cyprus police said Friday, June 19, 2015. The 26-year-old suspect was arrested last month after police discovered ammonium nitrate while raiding the Larnaca-area house where he was staying. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias, File)

Hezbollah Member Pleads Guilty

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LARNACA — A Cyprus criminal court on Tuesday sentenced a member of the militant group Hezbollah to six years in prison after he pleaded guilty to all eight charges against

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Herrera's Bunt, Blast Leads Cubs Over Feeble Mets for Sweep in NY

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NEW YORK — By the time Jonathan Herrera and Miguel Montero homered, the Chicago Cubs didn't really need the extra runs. Once again, their pitchers had shut down

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Fokiali - Another Mellow Roditiko Ouzo

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“Mellowing out” is not exactly what the bustling, “party” island of Rhodes is known for, but when it comes to its ouzo – there’s a pattern here… Much like

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