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How the Priests’ Pension Problem Was Created
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"Unfathomable": US Death Toll from Coronavirus Hits 200,000
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Lennon's Killer Says He Sought Glory, Deserved Death Penalty

ALBANY, N.Y. — The man who killed John Lennon in 1980 says he was seeking glory and deserved the death penalty for a "despicable" act.

NYC to Name Brooklyn Civic Building after Justice Ginsburg

NEW YORK — New York City will celebrate the legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg by naming a building after her in Brooklyn, the borough of her birth, Mayor Bill de...

"Unfathomable": US Death Toll from Coronavirus Hits 200,000

The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus topped 200,000 Tuesday, a figure unimaginable eight months ago when the scourge first reached the world's richest nation with its...

Cyprus Jolts EU, Blocks Belarus Sanctions Over Leniency for Turkey

With protests raging for weeks in Belarus over the rigged re-election of President Alexander Lukashenko, the European Union's delayed attempts at sanctions were blocked by Cyprus, which insisted penalties be imposed on Turkey for drilling off the island's coast for oil and gas.

Sakellaropoulou: "Greece, Cyprus Look Forward to Constructive Change in Turkey's Stance"

NICOSIA -- President Katerina Sakellaropoulou said that "Greece, like Cyprus, looks forward to a constructive change in Turkey's stance, in compliance with the Charter of the United Nations, with International Law and with the Law of the Sea, as well as with the Security Council's...

Sakellaropoulou: Cyprus Issue a Top Foreign Policy Priority for Greece

NICOSIA -- "My visit here to Cyprus is indicative of the top position that the Cyprus issue occupies in our foreign policy but also, Cyprus is in my heart," President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou stated on Monday, in statements after meeting Cyprus President...

Herbal Medicine in the Fantastical Myths of Ancient Greece

Achilles applied a poultice of yarrow to the wounds of his fellow soldiers. Daphne was rooted into a bay laurel tree for protection against the god Apollo.

Delicious Desserts Made with Greek Olive Oil

Greek extra virgin olive oil is used in a variety of recipes, savory and sweet, in traditional cuisine. The following dessert recipes demonstrate the sweet side of Greece&rsquo...

Trump Praises His Efforts in Handling COVID

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says he has “done an amazing” and “incredible job” handling the coronavirus, even as the country surpasses 200...

UK Records Nearly 5,000 New COVID-19 Cases

LONDON — The U.K. has recorded nearly 5,000 new coronavirus cases, in the latest spike of the epidemic that has seen restrictions tightened across the country.

Pennsylvania Launches New Coronavirus Exposure Notification App

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania's new coronavirus exposure-notification app is now available on app stores.

Colorado COVID-19 Cases Increase, Reach July Levels

DENVER — Health officials in Colorado say confirmed COVID-19 cases have increased for the third consecutive week and have reached levels last registered at the end of July...

Gov. Evers Extends Wisconsin Mask mandate until Nov. 2

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has extended the state's mask mandate scheduled to expire next week until Nov. 21.

India to Avoid Big Gatherings during Festivals

NEW DELHI, India — Health officials says citizens of India should celebrate the upcoming festive season without large gatherings.