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  1. Takes a village: 'Greek Freak' got many assists growing upRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | NewsOK.com

    He was just a scrawny, hungry kid, the son of migrants from Nigeria, trying to survive in Sepolia, a modest Athens neighborhood. The club coach who spotted 13-year-old Giannis Antetokounmpo and his brother kicking a soccer ball around a neighborhood field says the NBA All-Star grew up in constant fear of the police, and of being deported.

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  2. Takes a village: a Greek Freaka got many assists growing upRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    He was just a scrawny, hungry kid, the son of migrants from Nigeria, trying to survive in Sepolia, a modest Athens neighborhood. The club coach who spotted 13-year-old Giannis Antetokounmpo and his brother kicking a soccer ball around a neighborhood field says the NBA All-Star grew up in constant fear of the police, and of being deported.

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  3. Comradeship and love of GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    The 'Charmed Lives in Greece' of three great artists is being presented for the first time at the A.G. Leventis Gallery in Nicosia, an exhibition which will later on move along to Athens and London and which, as the director of the Leventis Gallery Loukia Loizou Hadjigavriel puts it, reveals "a love for Greece, a friendship - and a bond of friendship of three friends that held for many years".

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  4. Could camera discovered next to a skeleton on Greek holiday island solve 12 year old mystery?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New Zealand Herald

    Islanders believe it may be Steven because there are very few unsolved missing persons in Crete. Photo / Supplied via findstevencook.co.uk A breakthrough in the hunt for a British man who disappeared from a Greek island in 2005 may have been made with the discovery of a camera next to a skeleton Steven Cook, 20, vanished on a night out with friends in the resort of Malia where the human remains were discovered.

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  5. Human remains found near where Steven Cook went missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ITV

    A human skeleton has been discovered in a well on a Greek resort near where British tourist Steven Cook vanished 12 years ago. Steven, who was just 20 when he went missing, has not been seen since disappearing on a night out in Malia with friends in 2005.

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  6. Deja vu as Greece and lenders race to agree dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    European Union officials have urged Greece and its lenders to conclude a long-overdue bailout review quickly to safeguard economic recovery. But as Ciara Lee reports, with days to go until a key meeting on Monday, Athens is saying it won't ask for ''a euro more'' from its austerity-wracked citizens.

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  7. Body found in search for British man who went missing in Greece 12 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Metro UK News

    A skeleton has been found in a well in Greece, close to where a British tourist vanished 12 years ago. Steven Cook, 20, disappeared on a night out with friends in the Greek resort of Malia where the human remains were discovered.

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  8. Greece's plea: No more austerity under the bailout dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Firefighters as reflected on a firefighter helmet during a protest outside parliament amid a contract dispute with the cash-strapped government, in Athens on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017. The government says it is lacking the funds needed to offer thousands of firefighters long-term contracts.

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  9. Same age but different worlds - Attleborough student's Skype exchange into refugee crisisRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Diss Today

    These are the words of Syrian refugee Abdulazez Dukhan, who although only 18 has already fled his homeland, has experienced life in a camp in Turkey and is now temporarily living in Athens. However, he hopes next to study computer science in Belgium.

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  10. Cornish aid worker helps Syrian refugees in Greek camp during harshest winter on recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Cornish Guardian

    Landscape gardener Carl Rowlinson from Falmouth has just returned from a month working in a refugee camp in northern Greece during the coldest winter on record. The 35-year-old was at the Nea Kavala camp in Thessaloniki where 650 Syrian Kurds and Syrian Arab refugees are living.

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  11. News Analysis: Can Europe keep economy resilient in 2017's choppy water?Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Xinhuanet

    Brexit and Donald Trump have cast a shadow over the prospects for Europe's further economic growth. That is the message from the European Commission which has delivered a cautious outlook for Europe in the coming 12 months.

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  12. Greece to exceed its primary surplus target in 2018 - CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Reuters

    Feb 13 Greece will have a primary surplus in the budget of 3.7 percent of gross domestic product next year, exceeding the target of 3.5 percent agreed with its euro zone creditors, the European Commission forecast on Monday. The size of next year's Greek primary surplus, which is the budget balance before debt-servicing costs, is a bone of contention between euro zone governments and the International Monetary Fund, which believes it will be only 1.5 percent.

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  13. The mysterious past of DelphiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Stuff.co.nz

    The steep, rocky slopes of Mount Parnassus seem to scrape the sky above me. I'm standing among the ruins of one of the most famous places in the ancient world.

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  14. WW II bomb forces huge evacuation in GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Times of Oman

    Military personnel of the Hellenic Army Explosive Ordnance Disposal team stand at the site of a World War II bomb in Kordelio, a suburb of Thessaloniki, on February 12, 2017, ahead of an operation to defuse the bomb. Photo - AFP Military personnel of the Hellenic Army Explosive Ordnance Disposal team stand at the site of a World War II bomb in Kordelio, a suburb of Thessaloniki, on February 12, 2017, ahead of an operation to defuse the bomb.

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  15. WWII bomb defused in Greece; 70,000 evacuees heading homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    The Northeast U.S. is once again in the sights of a winter blast of snow, bitter cold and strong winds. There are few things Beyonce has not conquered, and the Grammy for album of the year is one of them.

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  16. Greeks prepare to evacuate 75,000 to defuse WWII bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Authorities in Greece's second-la... . Military officers leave a gas station in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki, on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2016 where an unexploded World War II bomb was found 5 meters deep.

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  17. [Ticker] Ukrainians to get EU visa-free travel 'before summer'Read the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | EUobserver

    Ukrainian nationals would be able to visit the EU without a visa "before summer," European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker told Ukrainian prime minister Volodymyr Groysman in Brussels on Friday. Juncker added that he was also prepared to disburse a further €600 million in aid after Ukraine introduced a bill to lift a ban on wood exports to Europe.

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  18. Greece, creditors seek to give bailout talks 'a push'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Hundreds of firefighters in uniform have taken to the streets of the Greek capital to protest hiring conditions. The legal fight over President Donald Trump's ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim nations remains on hold after the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals declined to block a lower-court ruling that... The legal fight over President Donald Trump's ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim nations remains on hold after the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals declined to block a lower-court ruling that suspended the ban.

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  19. Eurozone chief heads to Brussels to give Greece talks a pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Canada.com

    The eurozone's top official will travel to Brussels on Friday to try to push forward talks on Greece's bailout program, amid renewed tensions about the debt-laden nation's reforms and its future in the euro. "The reforms in Greece are going slowly, but they're going in the right direction," said Dutch Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem, who chairs the eurozone finance ministers' group.

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  20. The Local Revolution Could Start on Your ComputerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | StrongTowns

    Brad Fredricks is facilitating a revolution of sorts on Facebook. No, he's not trying to make a hashtag go viral or encouraging you to call your senator; he's helping residents in towns across the world take back local power.

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