Police are searching a garbage dump in northern Greece for the body of a newborn baby after a woman told authorities she had given birth at home and then hid the infant in a closet for two days before dumping it in a garbage can.
New Zealand Herald: July 18, 2014
Former Thessaloniki Mayor Vassilis Papageorgopoulos had his life sentence for embezzlement reduced on Monday to a maximum sentence of 20 years by a court in the northern city.
eKathimerini: July 14, 2014
The former mayor of Thessaloniki, Vasilis Papageorgopoulos, on Tuesday denied charges that he is responsible for the embezzlement of 17.9 million euros from the municipality's coffers
eKathimerini: June 3, 2014
Main opposition Radical Left Coalition (SYRIZA) leader Alexis Tsipras, addressing an open rally in Thessaloniki on Wednesday,
May 22, 2014
PAOK Salonika have appealed against a three-point deduction to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after crowd trouble eventually cost them a place in next season's Champions League, the Greek club said on Tuesday.
Reuters: May 20, 2014
Opponents of plans to privatize EYATH, the state-run company that provides the northern port city of Thessaloniki with water and sewage services, hope to reverse the process by putting it to a referendum on Sunday.
eKathimerini: May 17, 2014
Big names in music industry head to Athens and Thessaloniki for this summer's concerts.
April 23, 2014
The government has pledged to meet with soccer officials after Easter to tackle unruliness in the game following wild scenes at the Greek Cup semifinal between PAOK and Olympiakos in Thessaloniki on Wednesday night, which led to seven arrests being made.
eKathimerini: April 18, 2014
36-year-old arrested for dumping anchovies on Olympiakos players' bench
Enet: April 17, 2014
Soccer in Greece reached new lows in scenes unseen since the national team’s triumph in Euro 2004, as PAOK and Olympiakos served up a cup semifinal with PAOK emerging as the winner and the sport as the loser.
eKathimerini: April 16, 2014