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Greek-American Scientist Uncovers ‘Invisible’ Organ Related to Cancer

Scientists in the U.S. - including a gastroenterologist of Greek descent - have announced that they have discovered a new organ which appears to...

Must Sanction Turkey, Says Prominent Congressman

Prominent Greek Americans have spoken of their concern at Turkish provocations in the Aegean Sea and around Cyprus. Speaking on the sidelines of a ceremony hosted...

White House Turns Greek for Independence Day Celebration (photos+video)

A big crowd of Greeks and Greek Americans in Washington have gathered to listen to an address by U.S. President Donald Trump at an...

House Resolution Urges ‘Fair’ Deal for FYROM Naming Dispute

A House Resolution calling for a fair and mutually agreed-upon name for FYROM was introduced on Thursday by Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY). Maloney, co-chair...

The History of the White House Greek Independence Day Celebration

Continuing a long tradition at the White House, President Donald Trump is hosting a Greek Independence Day Celebration on March 22. Hundreds of Greeks and...

NYC Mayor Hosts Greek Independence Day Reception (video)

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio hosted the annual Greek Independence Day reception at his residence on Tuesday, acknowledging the huge impact Greek people have made in the City.

Greek American Billionaire Philanthropist Peter Peterson Dies at 91

Peter G. Peterson the Greek American billionaire financier and philanthropist died on Tuesday at his home in Manhattan. He was 91. Peterson was a former...

2018 Miss Greek Independence Crowned in New York

17-year-old Anna Maria Fazio was the winner of the 2018 Miss Greek Independence Competition that took place on Saturday at the Stathakio Cultural Center...

Historic ‘Macedonia is Greece’ Rally Held in New York

Thousands of Greek Americans held a rally in New York to express their opposition to any use of the word “Macedonia” in the negotiations currently...

Greek Opposition Leader Courts Investment at US Treasury

Main Greek opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis has sent a message to the U.S. that Greece will be the "growth surprise of Europe". During the second day...

Ancient Greek Medical Text Found Beneath Religious Psalms

Scientists in California have used X-rays to reveal hidden text from a medical manuscript by an ancient Greek doctor which was written on 6th-century...

Greek Community Rallies Around Popular Cypriot Musician

Immigration agents have arrested a well-known Cypriot musician -- popular among New York's Greek-American community -- for apparent visa irregularities. Renos Efthimiou, a drummer who...

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