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Patriarch Bartholomew Hospitalized at Start of 12-Day US Visit
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Seven Greek Cops Charged With Homicide in Piraeus Car Chase
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Turkey Says French-Greek Warships, Defense Deal Harms NATO
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Greece Pays Deadly Price for Lifting COVID-19 Restrictions
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Make A Difference with Loukoumi Day Took Place October 23

Picasso Artworks Auctioned for Combined $109M in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Eleven Pablo Picasso artworks have been sold for a combined $109 million in a Las Vegas auction coinciding with the artist's 140th birthday.

Let Computers Do It: Film Set Tragedy Spurs Call to Ban Guns

NEW YORK — With computer-generated imagery, it seems the sky's the limit in the magic Hollywood can produce: elaborate dystopian universes. Trips to outer space, for...

Texas Drag Race Driver Slams into Spectators, Killing 2 Kids

KERRVILLE, Texas — A driver lost control during a Texas drag racing event on an airport runway and slammed into a crowd of spectators, killing two children and injuring...

Unchecked, Turkey Threatens Greece, Cyprus Against Energy Drilling

NICOSIA -- Cypriot plans to drill for energy in its own waters has riled Turkey - which claims the seas around the island where it has occupied the northern third since an unlawful 1974 invasion.

Invest Cyprus Praised in Global Competition for Its Reforms to Boost Investment

NICOSIA – Invest Cyprus has been singled out for praise in a global competition to find and award the international best practices of investment promotion agencies for its reforms to improve the investment ecosystem on the island for tech investors.

Limbo in A Blue Tent: African Asylum-Seekers Stuck on Cyprus

NICOSIA— It seems a strange place to pitch a tent.

AP Explains: What the Metaverse Is and How It Will Work

LONDON — The term "metaverse" seems to be everywhere. Facebook is hiring thousands of engineers in Europe to work on it, while video game companies are...

African Effort to Replicate MRNA Vaccine Targets Disparities

CAPE TOWN, South Africa — In a pair of Cape Town warehouses converted into a maze of airlocked sterile rooms, young scientists are assembling and calibrating the...

Is the Grape Therapy Diet Really a Good Choice?

One of the most famous and powerful quotes of Odysseas Elytis is: “If Greece was destroyed, you can rebuild it with an olive tree, a vineyard and a boat”.

5 Celebrity Chefs Are Feeding the Hungry with Aprons

TORONTO – Chefs love to feed people and take pleasure in knowing that those who are eating their creations are enjoying the food.

Navarino Challenge Promoting Greek Classic Sports from Tsiklitiras to Tentoglou

ATHENS – One of the two best wellness programs in the world, Navarino Challenge, was organized for the 9th year at Costa Navarino and Pylos, Messinia, on October 15-17,...

Vaccine Mandates Create Conflict with Defiant Workers

BATH, Maine — Josh "Chevy" Chevalier is a third-generation shipbuilder who hasn't missed a day of work during the pandemic in his job as a welder...

Virus Surge Persists in Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia

BELGRADE, Serbia — Serbia on Saturday is set to launch partial COVID-19 passes while Croatia and Slovenia reported high daily rates of infections, as countries with...

Russian COVID Spike Persists, Setting New Death Record

MOSCOW — Russia is reporting a record high number of coronavirus infections and COVID-19 deaths as the country approaches a week of nonworking days aimed at stemming...