Greek-American Ex-New York Senator, Dean Skelos and Son, Adam Convicted of Bribery, Extortion

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NEW YORK (AP) — A former New York state Senate leader and his son were convicted on Tuesday of extortion, wire fraud and bribery charges that they pressured businesses to …

Metropolitan Alexios Talks about Clergy Laity, Finances, St. Nicholas, Autocephaly, Archbishop

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BOSTON, MA – Metropolitan Alexios of Atlanta, the only hierarch who spoke at the Clergy Laity Congress even as he was booed, even by priests, spoke to …

NYU’s Summer in Athens – How to Fall in Love with a Country

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ATHENS – When NYU’s Summer in Athens program celebrated its 20th anniversary last week at its home in the Kolonaki district of the capital of Greece, …

From Cyprus to New York, the Journey of Louis Panayiotou… So Far! (Vid & Pics)

By Eleni Sakellis -

NEW YORK – Talented performer Louis Panayiotou has built an impressive career beginning at a young age in his native Cyprus and now delighting audiences in …

Black Flags for 71 Athens Beaches Declared Unsafe

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ATHENS – Two months after finishing second in the world, winning Blue Flags for 519 beaches, Greek beaches around Athens undercut the finding when 71 of …

FYROM Premier Says Greek Businessmen Backing Russia Want Name Deal Undone

By TNH Staff -

As Greece expelled two Russian diplomats accused of trying to bribe groups to undercut the anti-nationalist Radical Left SYRIZA’s deal to let the Former Yugoslav Republic …

Tsipras Siblings Deny State Deal Won with Forged Document

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ATHENS - The brother and sister of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras have denied winning a 1.1-million euro ($1.29 million) state contract by submitting fake documents …

Exhibition on Greek Islands’ Architecture, Environment Held at the United Nations

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A photography and video exhibition focusing on the architecture and biodiversity of the Greek islands is taking place at the United Nations, on the sidelines of …

Greek Taxman Zeroes in On AirBnb, Short-Term Rentals

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ATHENS – With short-term rentals driven by the popular site Airbnb seeing properties in Athens turning away from monthly rentals in favor of short more profitable …

Assembly on Affordable Housing and NYCHA Repairs

By TNH Staff -

BROOKLYN – An assembly took place at Bethany Baptist Church in Brooklyn on July 15 to implement next steps on perpetuating the $500 million deal with …

U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018. (AP Photos/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

Trump Returns from Summit with Putin to Forceful Criticism

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HELSINKI (AP) — In an extraordinary embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump openly questioned his own intelligence agencies' firm finding that Russia …

Mayor de Blasio Takes Aim at SHSAT, What it Means for Greek Schools

By Eleni Sakellis - July 17, 2018

NEW YORK – New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio recently unveiled plans to get rid of the test for New York City’s specialized high […]

Hearing for Extradition of Alleged Russian Mafia Boss Adjourned Due to Illness

By ANA - July 17, 2018

ATHENS – A Supreme Court hearing for the extradition to France of 57-year-old Georgian national Lasha ‘The Fat’ Shushanashvili, alleged to be the head of […]

Man United Sells Blind Back to Ajax for $18.75 Million

By Associated Press - July 17, 2018

MANCHESTER (AP) — Manchester United has sold Netherlands defender Daley Blind back to Ajax for 16 million euros ($18.75 million), four years after signing him […]

UN Envoy Will Brief Security Council on Cyprus Stalled Unity Talks

By TNH Staff - July 17, 2018

The United Nations’ Special Representative in Cyprus Elizabeth Spehar was set to brief the Security Council on July 17 over hopes to resurrect unity talks […]

Greek Wine Exports to Australia Growing Strongly

By ANA - July 17, 2018

Greek wine exports to Australia, along with their prestige down under, are rising spectacularly on an annual basis, Wines of Greece – a national professional […]

Rhodes’ Miniature Horses Inspire Environmental Documentary

By ANA - July 17, 2018

The unique miniature horses on the Aegean island of Rhodes, a rare and vanishing breed found only on the island, have served as the inspiration […]

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