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Armed felon flees from Athens police after running red light

Armed felon flees from Athens police after running red light Joe Greg Rucker, 50, of Rustwood Drive, was arrested Thursday night after an officer chased him for a traffic violation. He was later found to be a convicted felon in possession of a firearm, Athens-Clarke County police said. An officer was stopped for … Full […]

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Greek firms see 30 pct rise in PayPal payments from abroad in 2014

The payments that Greek firms received via PayPal increased by 30 percent in the first half of the year compared to the same period in 2013, according to new data from the online payment company. Most payments were from North America and Canada (31 percen… … Full News here – Latest News

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Athens Olympic site in ruins 10 years on from 2004 Games

Athens Olympic site in ruins 10 years on from 2004 Games As Greece groans under a cruel economic depression, questions linger as to whether the Athens Games were too ambitious an undertaking for a weak economy. While economists agree it would be unfair to blame Greece's meltdown on the 17-day Games, … Full News here – […]

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Man barred from Zaxby's for two years

Man barred from Zaxby's for two years According to the Athens-Clarke County Police Department, a man was found passed out between a bush and a metal fence outside Zaxby's, on West Broad, at 6:31 p.m. on Saturday. The report stated once the officer was finally able to talk to the man, the … Full News here […]

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Woman Claims Man Sexually Assaulted Her Just Feet From Athens Police Station

Woman Claims Man Sexually Assaulted Her Just Feet From Athens Police Station Just feet from the major thoroughfare Court Street in Athens is where police say a 22-year-old woman became the victim of sexual battery. A witness says she was extremely drunk and having sex with a man in a nearby alley. It was a […]

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Athens Metro: From Airport to Syntagma and reverse (Part 1: From Airport to Syntagma) – Athens Video

This is tutorial of how you can redirect to Syntagma by the metro. If you go for first time in Greece, just watch this video and remember these steps. I guar…

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Turkey among big gainers from Russia food ban

MOSCOW/ISTANBUL – Turkey and Latin American countries such as Brazil look likely to emerge as key winners from Russia’s decision to ban most European Union and US food imports in retaliation for Western sanctions over Moscow’s role in Ukraine. Russian Pri… … Full News here – Latest News

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8/4/2014: Front Page: Fuel stolen from air force

Three suspects – a 56-year-old Greek gas station owner and two Pakistani men – have been arrested for stealing large quantities of jet fuel from a Hellenic Air Force pipeline that runs through the agricultural region of Oinoi in Viotia, north of… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Fake psychic caught in Thessaloniki after gaining 35,000 from victim

A 75-year-old woman has been arrested in Thessaloniki for pretending to be a psychic and convincing 58-year-old woman suffering from an illness to give her 35,000 euros. The 75-year-old woman was arrested after trying to cash an 11,400-euro check that her… … Full News here – Latest News

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From the bougatsan to the cronut, hybrid pastries are the word

Cronut lovers will be pleased to know that the delicious pastry has now reached Greek shores. Others may ask: What exactly is a cronut? Last May in New York, chef Dominique Ansel mixed a dough similar to that used for croissants, fried it, rolled it in su… … Full News here – Latest News

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EU praises Greece’s progress in departure from troika criticism

Overhauls in Greek markets, the economy and public administration are delivering results, the European Commission said Wednesday, signaling divisions among official creditors over the country’s progress. “Greek public administration has continued signific… … Full News here – Latest News

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Newborns airlifted from Samos, Rhodes

A Greek military plane airlifted a newborn baby suffering from respiratory problems from the Aegean island of Samos to Athens late on Friday, while a few hours later a second military plane airlifted another newborn, also with respiratory problems, from t… … Full News here – Latest News

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London's Olympics Live On Where Cities From Athens to Sydney Struggle With

London's Olympics Live On Where Cities From Athens to Sydney Struggle With … While cities from Athens to Sydney have struggled to make use of facilities built for their games, London has used them as a springboard to breathe new life into the Stratford district, spurring the eastward development of the U.K. capital. “The … […]

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Everything but the kitchen sink stolen from rental Athens property

Everything but the kitchen sink stolen from rental Athens property A 61-year-old Athens resident called police after discovering her rental property on Old Winterville Road was robbed. According to an Athens-Clarke County police report, the woman told police she was renting the house to tenants and they were paying … Full News here – Read […]

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George Conley: From airman to Athens cop to paramedic

George Conley: From airman to Athens cop to paramedic George Conley has enjoyed a long and distinguished career as a paramedic in the Athens area, but he previously held positions that were far removed from rushing to the aid of people suffering injuries or other medical problems. After graduating from … Full News here – […]

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