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The Greek flag of the Parliament waves under heavy sky in Syntagma square, Athens, Greece
Greece"s future is still cloudy
By Constantine S. Sirigos

New Officers Installed at AHEPA's 92nd Convention- UPDATED

The Grand Banquet was the social climax of the 92nd AHEPA Supreme Convention, with new officers inducted on July 26th.

By Associated Press

This Day in History - July 28

On July 28, 1945 a U.S. Army bomber crashed into the 79th floor of New York’s Empire State Building, killing 14 people.


Whitestone Parish Has Nothing To Hide

A long-time TNH reader says she was disappointed in an editorial that criticized a Whitestone Parish meeting open only to members.

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> Amb. Patrick M. Theros

> Andy Dabilis

> By Mariyana Spyropoulos

> Constantinos E. Scaros

> Dr. Andre Gerolymatos

A Summer Break, But An Uneasy Calm Still Hangs Over Greece


Two years after he was elected and ran into a firestorm of criticism, Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras had been enjoying a break in the social unrest that brought down his predecessor, but even while the country shows signs of recovery, there are subtle signs of rising trouble again, although outwardly all appears relatively quiet.

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Michel Sapin

France Backs Greek Debt Relief

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Greece's hopes to restructure its bailout loans with international lenders will have to wait until the autumn but can count on France.

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UN Calls For Gaza Ceasefire

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The U.N. Security Council called for "an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire" in the Gaza war between Israel and Hamas.


Samaras Says He'll Stand By Cyprus


Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades is to meet in Athens with Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on July 28th to talk about stalled reunification talks with Turkish-Cypriots.

Raheem Sterling

Liverpool Aces Olympiakos, 1-0

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Greek soccer giant Olympiakos hoped to keep momentum after beating AC Milan, 3-0, but was shut out by the English League's Liverpool, 1-0 here.

Watermelon Cucumber

Watermelon, Cucumber, and Feta Salad


Watermelon and its distant cousin make an appearance in this dish. Deliciously refreshing! Serves 4-6 Ingredients: 6 cups watermelon, cut into 1-inch pieces ½ cup thinly sliced Spanish onion 2 ½ cups sliced pickle cucumbers,