Syrian Refugees Vanish in Greece

- December 25, 2013

Human rights activists are pressing the Greek government to explain what happened to about 150 Syrian refugees said to have simply vanished after appearing in […]

Greece Readies EU Presidency

- December 25, 2013

ATHENS – Greece assumes the rotating, six-month largely symbolic role of the European Union Presidency on Jan. 1 with hopes to convince critics who thought […]

Kid’s Hospital Chief Faces Bribery Charge

- December 24, 2013

ATHENS – With corruption remaining a runaway problem during a crushing economic crisis despite repeated government crackdowns, Greek police said they have arrested the President […]

The Living Ain’t Easy in Greece

- December 24, 2013

ATHENS – Greece’s crushing economic crisis isn’t just statistics: it’s personal. Stories of hardship abound during record unemployment and poverty with the state statistics agency […]

Samaras Says No Snap Elections

- December 24, 2013

ATHENS – With his coalition partner, the PASOK Socialists, in turmoil after backing a unified property tax and agreeing to partially lift a ban on […]

Las Vegas Sands Mulls Athens Gamble

- December 24, 2013

ATHENS – With the Greek government scrapping plans to make the abandoned Hellenikon international airport site on the city’s southern coast the biggest park in […]

Greek Defense Ministry: Scandal, Inc.

- December 24, 2013

ATHENS – Former Greek Defense Ministry official Antonis Kantas provided more damning information about how the agency was used as a treasure chest by corrupt […]

Greek Cop Kills Self Over Fatal Accident

- December 23, 2013

ATHENS – Greek authorities say an off-duty policeman shot himself dead out of remorse after knocking over and killing an elderly woman in a traffic […]

Dangerous Smog Covers Greek Cities

- December 23, 2013

ATHENS – With people unable to afford heavily-taxed heating oil and having their power turned off for non-payment of electric bills turning to burning wood, […]

Greek Stocks Up 45% in 2013

- December 23, 2013

While past investors have been burned badly playing the Athens Stock Exchange, this year – even during a crushing economic crisis – it has been […]