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President Papoulias meets with AHEPA, AHI and CoP delegations

President of the Republic Karolos Papoulias on Wednesday received representatives of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA), the American Hellenic Institute (AHI) and other Jewish-American organizations' delegations.
January 16, 2014

Venizelos in Washington

Government Vice President and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos' meeting with US Secretary of State John Kerry that was going to be held on Thursday has been rescheduled for Friday.
January 16, 2014

Greek shipping magnate ordered to pay $1.5M to IRS

A Greek shipping magnate who remained a fugitive for more than a decade was ordered Wednesday to pay more than $1.5 million in restitution to the Internal Revenue Service after pleading guilty in New Orleans to filing a false tax return.
The Missoulian: January 16, 2014

Tarpon photographer focuses on the beauty of home

Tarpon Springs photographer Beeba Christopoulos-Lekkas wants to spread the word on the beauty, traditions and history of the place where she was born and raised — Tarpon Springs.
Tampa Bay Times: January 14, 2014

Black rhino hunt permit auctioned in US

A permit to hunt and kill an endangered Black Rhino in Namibia has been sold at a US auction for $350,000 (£212,000).
BBC: January 12, 2014

Record cold expected to freeze much of US

eople in much of the United States are dealing with the coldest weather in the last 20 years.
January 6, 2014

US and Canada snowstorm causes travel chaos

A winter storm has blanketed parts of Canada and the north-eastern US with up to 2ft (61cm) of snow.
January 4, 2014

'Greek Freak' Giannis Antetokounmpo Gets Major Air Against LA Lakers

Something about Giannis Antetokounmpo makes you want to scream, "Hot damn!"
Bleacher Report: January 1, 2014

Cannabis goes on legal sale in US state of Colorado

The US state of Colorado is making history by becoming the first to allow stores to sell cannabis.
BBC: January 1, 2014

Greek Orthodox church nearly done with 10-year effort to paint saints

St. Mark iconography project should be completed in February
Sun-Sentinel: December 23, 2013