NEW YORK – The Order of AHEPA Andreas T. Stamboulidis Parthenon Chapter #495 held its annual cutting of the Vasilopita at the Vasilios and Athanasia Kartsonis Hall of Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church in Whitestone on Sunday, Jan. 21. The… Continue reading
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government shutdown is set to sow more disruption and political peril Monday after the Senate inched closer but ultimately fell short of an agreement that would have reopened federal agencies before the beginning of the workweek.… Continue reading
If there is an opportunity a solution to be found it would be a national foolishness not to take advantage of it, said Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras stating his clear position on the FYROM name issue in an interview with… Continue reading
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A Taliban assault on the Intercontinental Hotel in Afghanistan’s capital killed at least 18 people, including 14 foreigners, and pinned security forces down for more than 13 hours before the last attacker was killed on Sunday,… Continue reading
ATHENS – Regardless of how many interview Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras gives, Greek voters will be the final judge, main opposition New Democracy said in a press release on Sunday, commenting on the prime minister’s interview in the Sunday newspaper “Ethnos… Continue reading
THESSALONIKI (AP) — Over 100,000 Greeks have gathered in the northern city of Thessaloniki to demand that neighboring country FYROM change its name because it is also the name of the Greek province of which Thessaloniki is the capital.
Greece… Continue reading