Greece Will Now Allow Tourists from Hardest-Hit COVID-19 Countries
"We're Sick of It": Anger over Police Killings Shatters US
Greece Says Turkey Trying to Change Aghia Sophia's Status
Greece Will Ban Single-Use Plastics, But Not This Year
Turkey Plans Energy Drilling off Crete, More in Cypriot Waters

SpaceX's  Historic Encore: Astronauts Arrive at Space Station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX delivered two astronauts to the International Space Station for NASA on Sunday, following up a historic liftoff with an equally smooth...

Massive Protests Raise Fears of New COVID-19 Outbreaks

LOS ANGELES — The mayor of Atlanta, one of dozens of U.S. cities hit by massive protests in recent days, has a message for demonstrators: "If you were out protesting...

Protests over Police Killings Rage in Dozens of US Cities

MINNEAPOLIS — Tense protests over the death of George Floyd and other police killings of black people grew Saturday from New York to Tulsa to Los Angeles, with police...

Rich Russians Jetted to Cyprus During COVID-19 Lockdown

With the money to do it, wealthy Russians who wanted to get out of their hard-hit country during the still ongoing COVID-19 pandemic took private jets to Cyprus, which had a better record dealing with the health crisis and has a heavy Russian influence.

Cyprus Expects Post-COVID-19 Big August Arrivals of 600,000 Tourists

Cyprus is pinning its hopes that tourists will come this summer when the lockdown aimed at preventing the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic is lifted, counting on people taking a chance on traveling and that airlines will resume full service.

Cyprus Advising Doctors to Curtail the Use of Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine on Some COVID-19 Patients

NICOSIA, Cyprus -- Cyprus is advising doctors to curtail the use of chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine on some coronavirus patients amid renewed concerns the drugs could trigger heart problems and put lives at risk.

Tasty Brunch Dishes and Cocktails with a Greek Twist

Brunch, a portmanteau word, combining breakfast and lunch, is thought to have begun in England in the 19th century and spread to the United States where it became popular in the...

Sumac: A Global Spice for Health and Taste

Spices and herbs are definitely the main ingredients of a local cuisine. The terroir, the land gives its best in the aroma and taste of different plants native to each cuisine....

Italy Registers 355 New Cases, 75 more Deaths

ROME — Italy registered 355 new coronavirus cases and 75 deaths, some of the lowest such numbers since the nation's lockdown against the pandemic began in early March...

China to Provide 30 Million Testing Kits a Month to African Countries

JOHANNESBURG — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says that China has pledged to make available 30 million COVID-19 testing kits per month to African countries, which...

New Plan to Help Homeless in Britain

LONDON — Britain has announced new plans to help the homeless, pledging to provide 6,000 new “supported homes'' as the country moves to lift the lockdown...

Emirates Airline to Fire Undisclosed Number of Employees

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Dubai's long-haul carrier Emirates says it fired an undisclosed number of employees as the coronavirus pandemic has halted global aviation...

Spanish PM Wants State of Emergency Extension

MADRID — Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez says he will ask Spain's Parliament for a final two-week extension of the nation's state of emergency that...

Pope Greets People in St. Peter’s Square

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis cheerfully greeted people in St. Peter's Square on Sunday, as he resumed his practice of speaking to the faithful there for the first time...