The monks on an isolated peninsula in Greece have followed the same way of life for more than 1,000 years, but an Athens vs. Moscow diplomatic spat and a tourism onslaught are unsettling its habits.
Neil Macfarquhar. New York Times. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 05:17:20 GMT.
Kenyan marathon runner Samuel Kalalei, who won the Athens marathon last November, has been banned for four years after testing positive for blood-booster EPO, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) has said.
Reuters. Wed, 10 Oct 2018 23:54:35 -0400.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - When Greek league rivals AEK Athens and PAOK Thessaloniki met last season, a disallowed goal late in the match - which was, finally, allowed - threw the sport into chaos. ...
Demetris Nellas and Derek Gatopoulos. Washington Times. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 05:37:39 -0400.
A former Athens County assistant prosecutor was sentenced Friday to a year and a day in prison for tax fraud.Michael "Mickey" Prisley had pleaded guilty on April 19 to submitting false claims for income tax refunds to the IRS. ...
Edward Sutelan. Columbus Dispatch. Sat, 22 Sep 2018 01:42:29 +0000.
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has said the military alliance is "ready to welcome" Macedonia as its 30th member once Skopje finalizes an agreement with Athens to change the former Yugoslav republic's name.
Radio Liberty. Thu, 06 Sep 2018 14:19:01 +0000.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Several hundred supporters of Greece's extreme right Golden Dawn party have staged a protest near central Athens against plans to build a state-funded mosque in the Greek capital. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 05 Sep 2018 18:16:56 -0400.
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