Athens, Greece Newswire (Page 3)

Athens, Greece Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Athens, Greece. (Page 3)

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  1. History of the Olympic GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Teen Vogue

    ... and historian Pierre de Coubertin to promote international sports, and the first modern games were held in Athens, Greece, in 1896. There are also Youth Olympics and Paralympics, which features athletes with physical disabilities . Many athletes who ...

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  2. Williamson, Sepulveda, Young among BU's new Hall of FamersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... recognized on the Wall of Honor. Williamson ran the anchor leg for Team USA at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece. He took the handoff from his old Baylor teammate Jeremy Wariner for the final leg. At Baylor, Williamson was a 13-time ...

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  3. Sewanee Writers' Conference Begins 27th YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Women's Center. A.E. Stallings studied classics in Athens, Ga., in the previous millennium, and now lives in Athens, Greece. She has published three collections of poetry: Archaic Smile, Hapax, and Olives, a finalist for the National Book Critics ...

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  4. Italian rail operator to buy Greek peer for $50 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Fredericksburg.com

    On reading the letter to the editor "Columnist wrong about U.S. banning guns" in the July 1 paper, I wonder if the writer or the editor missed ATHENS, Greece - Italy's state rail operator is set to buy its counterpart in Greece, in a 45 million-euro deal that is part of Athens' bailout commitments. A government privatization fund announced Thursday that it had accepted the offer from Ferrovie Dello Stato Italiane SpA for the whole of Greece's TRAINOSE SA.

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  5. Special Envoy Hochstein Travels to Bratislava for Meeting of EU Energy Ministers and to AthensRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Las Vegas Newstrip

    On July 13th and 14th, Special Envoy Amos J. Hochstein will travel to Bratislava, Slovakia and Athens, Greece. In Bratislava, the Special Envoy will participate in an informal meeting for EU energy ministers being held in Bratislava, Slovakia.

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  6. In briefs: Air raids in northern and central Syria kill and wound manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Erie Times News

    ... that their remains could have been scattered within the wreckage, particularly in the area of highest impact. ATHENS, Greece -- Greek authorities conducted a large search and rescue operation off the coast of the eastern Aegean island of Lesbos ...

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  7. Economic, Energy, Agricultural and Trade Issues: Special Envoy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | State Department

    On July 13th and 14th, Special Envoy Amos J. Hochstein will travel to Bratislava, Slovakia and Athens, Greece. In Bratislava, the Special Envoy will participate in an informal meeting for EU energy ministers being held in Bratislava, Slovakia.

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  8. George Fytas receives ERC Advanced Grant for phononics projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Science, Industry and Business

    ... nanomechanical properties, offers insights into the physics of materials. About George Fytas: Born in Athens, Greece, Geroge Fytas is professor of Physical Chemistry at the Department of Materials Science & Technology of the University of Crete and ...

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  9. Greek coast guard searches for missing migrants off LesbosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Washington Post

    ATHENS, Greece - Greece's coast guard says a search and rescue operation is underway off the coast of the eastern Aegean island of Lesbos after a boat carrying migrants overturned. The coast guard said Wednesday that two survivors had been rescued, and had told authorities they had been in an inflatable dinghy with another nine people when the vessel capsized as it headed to the island from the nearby Turkish coast.

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  10. As Monster Black Hole Feeds, a Slow-Motion Jet Is BornRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Space.com

    ... The results were presented Friday (July 8) at the European Week of Astronomy and Space Science in Athens, Greece, and they were also published in May in the journal Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. Elizabeth Howell is a ...

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  11. New Study Confirms Beneficial Effects of "Smart" Clothes Against Free RadicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Freshnews

    ... of smart clothes and textiles, founded in 2011 by George and Ermis Psipsikas, based in New York and Athens, Greece. Nanobionic manufactures clothes using innovative textiles that transform the body's natural energy to enhance athletic performance ...

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  12. Nanobionic Release: New Study Confirms Beneficial Effects Of...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | BioSpace

    ATHENS, Greece, July 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The impact of disease-causing free radicals on human body may be reduced by wearing special high-tech clothes just a few hours a day, according to a new study published in the Journal of Medicinal Chemistry and Toxicology in May 2016. Results from this first time study showed beneficial effects of these clothes - textiles in reducing free radical levels in healthy individuals and patients suffering from free-radical-related disorders and they may also act as anti-oxidants.

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  13. From wooden glasses to honey, some Greeks innovating to surviveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Reuters

    Manufacturer of the Arcus wooden spearguns Dimitris Hatzirodos checks a speargun at his workshop in Gerakas, near Athens, Greece, July 8, 2016. Picture taken July 8, 2016.

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  14. Photos of the Day for July 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Globe and Mail

    ... A girl feeds the pigeons as she visits the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in front of the Greek Parliament in Athens, Greece. (Alkis Konstantinidis/Reuters) Portugal's head coach Fernando Santos (C) holds the trophy as he celebrates with his players on ...

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  15. DIARY-Top Economic Events to July 19Read the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Reuters

    MONDAY, JULY 11 LAKE OZARK, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George speaks on the U.S. economy before the Mid-America Labor Management Conference - 1400 GMT. BRUSSELS - Eurogroup meeting.

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  16. The Second Lives of Shipping ContainersRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | US News & World Report

    ... and family. Workers prepare to install container houses at a new refugee camp in the suburb of Skaramagas in Athens, Greece in 2016. Children study inside a converted shipping container classroom at Iraq's Tazade refugee camp, which houses thousands ...

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  17. The World's Shipping Containers ReimaginedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | US News & World Report

    ... and family. Workers prepare to install container houses at a new refugee camp in the suburb of Skaramagas in Athens, Greece in 2016. Children study inside a converted shipping container classroom at Iraq's Tazade refugee camp, which houses thousands ...

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  18. Video: Healthcare for refugees at Elliniko camp in Athens, GreeceRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | PressReleasePoint

    About 3,500 people, mostly Afghan , have been living for months in the Ellinko camp in Athens, Greece, sheltering at an old airport terminal and two Olympic stadiums which are no longer in use. Humanitarian organisations here are the only ones providing healthcare to refugees .

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  19. Aftermath of Star Being Swallowed by Supermassive Black HoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... the Royal Astronomical Society, will also be presented at the European Week of Astronomy and Space Science in Athens, Greece, on Friday, 8 July 2016. When a star moves close to a supermassive black hole it can be disrupted violently. About half of ...

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  20. Obama Administration Joint Effort With Corporations Can Resettle Refugees LimitlesslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Daily Caller

    ... Nilsson/TT News Agency Men pray among trees at a camp for refugees and migrants in Schisto, near Athens, Greece, April 26, 2016. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis Outside of employment and education, under the "enablement" part of the initiative, the ...

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