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4/1/2015: Front Page: Museums open for longer

Greece’s most popular museums and archaeological sites will be open for longer from today. The extended timetable, introduced for the first time last year, will run until October 31. Sites, including the Acropolis, Sounio, Vergina and Delos, will be… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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As the Purse Strings Tighten, Old Wounds Open In Athens and Berlin

As the Purse Strings Tighten, Old Wounds Open In Athens and Berlin In the wake of an unexpected election in Greece, old tensions between Berlin and Athens have flared up, a reminder of the stark differences between these two poles of Europe. (Read "Two Cities, Two Europes" in National Geographic magazine.) With the … Full News […]

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Warming center to open in Athens during severe cold Saturday night

Warming center to open in Athens during severe cold Saturday night The Beasley Center, a facility of First United Methodist Church of Athens, will be open Saturday night during expected severe cold weather for people who have nowhere to go, according to the City of Athens. The center is located at 202 W. Bryan St. […]

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Live Wire music hall to open Thursday in Athens

Live Wire music hall to open Thursday in Athens Live Wire started as a venue in Savannah before the owners, the Robertson Brothers, moved to Athens. New Earth Music Hall shut its doors in December to begin it's transformation. On Thursday, Live Wire will open its doors with a show featuring … Full News here […]

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PASOK open to SYRIZA as part of wider alliance

Greece’s Socialist PASOK party could support a government led by the radical leftist SYRIZA party as part of a wider pro-euro alliance to steer the country out of its bailout program, PASOK leader Evangelos Venizelos told Reuters. Venizelos, who is deputy… … Full News here – Latest News

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Athens police open new facility for evidence

Athens police open new facility for evidence Police are moving around 150,000 pieces of evidence including drugs, firearms and other paraphernalia police have gathered during investigations. According to Interim Police Chief Carter Greene, drugs will be held on the second floor due to better … Full News here – Read more on WJXT Jacksonville

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Warming station to open in Athens during severe cold weather Wednesday … ATHENS, Alabama – The Beasley Center, a facility of First United Methodist Church of Athens, will open during the upcoming severe cold weather for people who have nowhere to get out of the cold, according to the Athens Police Department. In the North … […]

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Attackers Open Fire on Israeli Embassy in Athens

Attackers Open Fire on Israeli Embassy in Athens ATHENS — The Greek authorities said on Friday that an early-morning gun attack on the Israeli Embassy used the same weapons as and closely resembled a similar attack on the residence of the German ambassador a year ago. Neither attack caused any … Full News here – Read […]

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Stores will open on Dec 28, but traders aren’t too happy about it

It has emerged that commercial stores will be officially allowed to open on the last Sunday of the year, December 28, as the Development Ministry submitted an amendment to its multi-bill in Parliament on Wednesday. Brought forward for discussion in the Ho… … Full News here – Latest News

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Kouvelis leaves door open for DIMAR MPs to vote for president

Democratic Left leader Fotis Kouvelis says he will not criticize his MPs if they choose to go against the party line and vote for the government’s presidential candidate, Stavros Dimas. “IF a DIMAR MP votes for the president of the republic, I will in no … … Full News here – Latest News

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Stores to open on Dec 14

Retail stores across Greece will be open for business on Sunday, December 14, in view of the holiday season, the Hellenic Retail Business Association announced on Thursday. Shops were expected to operate from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m…. … Full News here – Latest News

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12/6/2014: Front Page: Gov’t keeps troika options open

Although Deputy Prime Minister Evangelos Venizelos suggested yesterday that an agreement between Greece and the troika is possible before December 15, the government is keeping its options open regarding its next steps. Venizelos met with Prime… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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ECB door remains open to QE despite doubts over impact

The European Central Bank’s drip-feed stimulus is taking it closer to large-scale government bond purchases with new money but its weapon of last resort may not be the silver bullet markets are hoping for. After a policy meeting on Thursday, ECB President… … Full News here – Latest News

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Kammenos urges President to step down, open way for snap poll

Panos Kammenos, leader of the right-wing anti-bailout Independent Greeks party, has called for Karolos Papoulias to quit as President and open the way for early elections. “I believe that the President should facilitate [developments] by resigning. Why st… … Full News here – Latest News

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10/18/2014: Front Page: Venizelos tells PASOK to keep all options open

Deputy Prime Ministerand PASOK leader Evangelos Venizelos warned party officials yesterday to be prepared for early elections and indicated that the Socialists would be open to being part of a new coalition government. “It is important that we speak… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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