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Trump-Era Spike in Israeli Settlement Growth Has Only Begun
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Lockdown Eased, Greece's COVID-19 Battle Using Self-Test Kits
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Archbishop Elpidophoros Receives Letter from President Biden
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Trump-Era Spike in Israeli Settlement Growth Has Only Begun

EFRAT, West Bank — An aggressive Israeli settlement spree during the Trump era pushed deeper than ever into the occupied West Bank — territory the Palestinians...

Minnesota Shooting Charging Decision Awaited, Protests Go on (Pics & Vids)

BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. — Prosecutors expect to decide Wednesday whether to charge a white former police officer who fatally shot a Black man during a traffic stop in...

US Weighs Next Steps for J&J Virus Shot Amid Clot Mystery

U.S. health officials are weighing next steps as they investigate a handful of unusual blood clots in people who received Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine — a...

Farewell Zoom for Consul General of Cyprus Alexis Phedonos-Vadet, April 14

NEW YORK – The Federation of Cypriot American Organizations (FCAO), the International Coordinating Committee Justice for Cyprus (PSEKA), and the Cyprus-U.S. Chamber of Commerce host a special Zoom event to bid farewell to outgoing Consul General of Cyprus in New York Alexis Phedonos-Vadet,...

Greece, Cyprus, Lebanon Trilateral Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Athens on Thursday

ATHENS -- A trilateral meeting attended by the foreign ministers of Greece, Cyprus and Lebanon will be held on Thursday at the foreign ministry in Athens.

These Cypriots Go Eco-Aware, Move to Clean Island, Environment

NICOSIA -- Environmentalist groups on Cyprus are seeing more people want to take part in efforts to clean up the island, prevent overfishing ans shift away from industrial farming.

AP Explains: What's Known about J&J's Vaccine and Rare Clots

A rare, rogue immune response is the main suspect as authorities investigate highly unusual blood clots following use of two similar COVID-19 vaccines from Johnson & Johnson...

US Agency Says Women Can Get Abortion Pill Via Mail

WASHINGTON — Women seeking an abortion pill will not be required to visit a doctor's office or clinic during the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. health officials said Tuesday...

One Change That Could Help Nursing Homes Recover from COVID-19 Fears and Become Safer Places for Aging Parents

Two weeks after the first U.S. case of COVID-19 was identified in Snohomish County, Washington, in early 2020, my dad had a stroke at his home just across Puget Sound. More...

Incorporating Symbolism in Your Life, Easing the Pain of Emotional Suffering

There is a special area in my garden where I planted a Passiflora. Passiflora, the plant of passion fruits, is connected with the Passion of the Christ, but I also relate it with...

EU Court Rejects 2 Ryanair Challenges of Airline Subsidies

BRUSSELS — A top European Union court dealt another blow to Ryanair on Wednesday and rejected the low-cost carrier's arguments that the aid Sweden, Denmark and Finland...

Wisconsin High Court: Governor Can't Limit Business Capacity

MADISON, Wis. — The Wisconsin Supreme Court says Gov. Tony Evers' administration doesn't have the authority to issue capacity limits on bars, restaurants and...

Finland Will Keep Using the AstraZeneca Vaccine for People Age 65 and Over

HELSINKI — Health officials in Finland announced the country will keep using the AstraZeneca vaccine and only administer it to people age 65 and over as it has done since...

Russian President Putin gets 2nd COVID-19 Vaccine Shot

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin says he has gotten his second COVID-19 vaccine shot, three weeks after getting the first dose.