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  1. Westin Resort at Navarino Bay in Greece has plenty of choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Daily Mail

    ... swathe of land around Navarino Bay in the ancient Messinia region, which runs down to the Ionian Sea in south-west Greece. It's an area of low verdant hills, sheer valleys, vineyards and olive trees by the million. He went on to build two ...


  2. Two Bulgaria-Greece Border Crossings Sealed to All TrafficRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Sofia News Agency

    Greek farmers park their tractors to block a road in front of the White Tower, during a protest in Thessaloniki, northern Greece, February 05, 2016. EPA/BGNES The major border checkpoints of Ilinden-Exochi and Makaza-Nymphaea, connecting Bulgaria and Greece , are closed to all traffic as of 13:00 local time , Bulgarian police authorities have said in a statement.


  3. Canelo Alvarez will batter Amir Khan to get knocked out by Gennady GolovkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... others have," said Khan , 29, who earned silver as a 17-year-old lightweight at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece. "My goal is to always fight the biggest names and the best fighters. That is why I'm excited for this fight. Also, I would like ...


  4. World's Largest Furniture Retailer Chooses EnGarde Body ArmorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2012 | 24-7 Press Release

    To protect their security personnel, all IKEA stores in Greece and Cyprus have partnered up with EnGarde to supply the latest in body armor. ATHENS, GREECE, October 10, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ -- As crowds of angry people flood into the streets of Athens to protest government austerity programs, demonstrators armed with gasoline bombs and bricks are met by riot police with tear gas and rubber bullets.


  5. The Latest: France says Turkey must fight trafficking groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Gazette

    The French interior minister says Turkey must reinforce its fight against trafficking networks who "are at the root of the tragedies" suffered by migrants who risk the perilous sea crossings to Greece. Bernard Cazeneuve said Friday that Turkey has a key role to play to decrease the flow of migrants by preventing people from departing for Greece.


  6. France, Germany pile pressure on Turkey to stem migrant tideRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    The massive flow of migrants into Europe must be slowed with the help of Turkey and better screening of asylum applicants on arrival on the continent, the interior ministers of France and Germany said Friday. Speaking in Athens the ministers warned again of a real "danger" of Europe's Schengen border-free zone collapsing if its outer frontiers were not better protected, by, among other things, boosting Greece's capacity to sort "genuine" refugees from economic migrants.


  7. Airline CEO: Explosive residue found in Somalia incidentRead the original story

    Thursday | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... he wake of Tuesday's incident, he said. Its flight Tuesday was operated by Hermes Airlines, which is based in Athens, Greece, under a lease agreement. Hermes officials have not commented on the incident.


  8. Photos of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Reuters

    ... thrown by masked youths in Syntagma Square during a 24-hour general strike against planned pension reforms in Athens, Greece, February 4, 2016. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis Riot police react to petrol bombs thrown by masked youths in Syntagma Square ...


  9. Australia Is Considering Tighter Screening Of Refugees, According To Leaked DocumentRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Refugees and migrants arrive aboard the passenger ferry Nissos Rodos at the port of Piraeus, near Athens, Greece, January 27, 2016. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis Australia's government is considering applying enhanced special screening on refugees who want to resettle in the country, according to a leaked document.


  10. The Latest: Protests in Athens over pension changesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Gazette

    Officers from Greece's coast guard joined colleagues from the police and fire service in a stage demonstration in central Athens against austerity measures and a planned overhaul of the pension system. Coast guard patrol boat captain Vassilis Delibitis told the AP he and his colleagues felt left down by the government, despite their work in rescuing refugees and migrants reaching Greece's shores from Turkey.


  11. The Latest: EU official: Greece is overcoming hotspot delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    A European Union official says Greece is making "rapid progress" in overcoming delays in building screening centers for migrants and refugees on islands facing Turkey, after involving the armed forces in the effort. The official, who met with Greek government officials in Athens this week, asked not to be identified as he was not authorized to speak directly to the news media.


  12. Stunning photos show riot police surrounded by flames as 40,000-person protest cripples AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    Tens of thousands joined anti-government protests across Greece Thursday as the country was crippled by a general strike against painful pension reforms demanded by bailout lenders. In Athens, police said some 40,000 people joined rallies that ended with a brief outbreak of violence when anarchist protesters hurled rocks and petrol bombs at police outside Parliament.


  13. Kirkland student wins 2016 World Universities Debating ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Kirkland Reporter

    The senior at Kirkland-based Northwest University recently took first place for public speaking at the 2016 World Universities Debating Championships . Along with fellow debate team member John Swayne, they travelled to Thessaloniki, Greece for the six-day championship involving nearly 400 university teams.


  14. Greece's hotspot: What happens after refugees arrive in GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Economist

    ... this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. SINCE the number of migrants making their way to Europe through Greece ballooned in 2015, Greek and EU officials have been scrambling to cope. Late last year EU officials hit on the idea of a series ...


  15. Safe Bulkers, Inc. Sets Date for Fourth Quarter 2015 Results, Conference Call and WebcastRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... For further information please contact: Company Contact: Dr. Loukas Barmparis President Safe Bulkers, Inc. Athens, Greece Tel.: +30 2 111 888 400 Fax: +30 2 111 878 500 E-Mail: [email protected] Investor Relations / Media Contact: Nicolas ...


  16. Feb. 5 TV Picks: 'Super Bowl's Greatest Halftime Shows'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... les of William Wallace, Casanova and a cosmic crime. "Guy and Hunter's European Vacation," 10 p.m. (Food): In Athens, Greece, Guy and Hunter learn the secrets to making the perfect gyro.


  17. Why pensions are the new flashpoint in Greece's crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... force and leaky finances and any country's pension system would be in trouble. For debt-hobbled, unemployment-plagued Greece, it's a nightmare. less In this Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, file photo, a lawyer waves his tie as others shout shout slogans ...


  18. 10 things you need to know before the opening bellRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Riot police reacting to petrol bombs thrown by masked youths in Syntagma Square during a 24-hour general strike against planned pension overhauls in Athens, Greece. Friday is jobs day .


  19. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Evergreen

    ... field of work following a stint playing basketball professionally overseas, her original aspiration. Born in Athens, Greece, the sophomore point guard has seen an increased role this year for WSU in manning the point with the team's second unit. ...


  20. Ai Weiwei says deep anger made him pull works from DenmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | KLTV Tyler

    Chinese activist and artist Ai Weiwei gives a chocolate cookie at a girl after her arrival with other refugees and migrants on a dinghy from the Turkish coast to a beach near Mytilene port on the northeastern Greek island o... LESBOS, Greece - Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei said Thursday he decided to withdraw his works from two Danish museums out of deep anger at a new law allowing Denmark to seize valuables from migrants. He spoke on Lesbos island in Greece, the main point of entry for refugees and economic migrants seeking a better life in Europe.