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High attendance at Greek kiosk in New York travel show

Greece is a popular holiday destination for American tourists, according to travel agents and other visitors to the Greek National Tourism Organisation (EOT) kiosk at the New York Times Travel Show
March 3, 2014

Ukraine crisis: Obama attacks Putin over Russia's role

US president accuses his Russian counterpart of failing to respect people’s basic freedoms in both Ukraine and Syria
Guardian: February 20, 2014

US government warns airlines of new shoe-bomb threat

The US government has advised airlines to beware of any attempts to smuggle explosives onboard in footwear.
BBC: February 20, 2014

Biden: US 'gravely' concerned by Ukraine violence

As the death toll mounts in Ukraine, the United States has expressed "grave concern" about violence and urged President Viktor Yanukovych to "de-escalate" the situation and hold immediate talks with the opposition.
February 19, 2014

Authorities break up Italy-US mafia alliance

Authorities in the U.S. and Italy say they have broken up a drug ring connecting two major mafia groups.
February 12, 2014

Obamas host French President at State Dinner

President Barack Obama hosted French President Francois Hollande at a state dinner filled with business leaders, political donors, and Hollywood celebrities.
February 12, 2014

Mexico vigilantes parade through Knights Templar stronghold

Mexican vigilante groups have paraded through a stronghold of the Knights Templar drug cartel in the troubled state of Michoacan.
BBC: February 10, 2014

Holder says Justice Department will aggressively defend same-sex marriage

Attorney general vows to apply landmark supreme court ruling
Guardian: February 9, 2014

Merkel condemns US over EU insult

Germany's Angela Merkel says a US official's apparent insult of the EU's work in Ukraine in a leaked recording is "totally unacceptable".
BBC: February 7, 2014