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Greek-American George Gigicos Departing the White House

Longtime Donald Trump aide and White House Director of Scheduling and Advance George Gigicos is departing the White House. The decision for Gigicos to move...

DNA Analysis Sheds Light to Minoans and Mycenaeans Origins

For the first time, scientists have obtained and analyzed genome sequences from the ancient Minoans and Mycenaeans, who lived three to five thousand years...

Greek Forensic Archaeologist Uncovers Looted Vase at Metropolitan Museum

New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art delivered an ancient vase to Manhattan's district attorney, after the DA had issued a warrant for the Greco-Roman...

Greek-American Reince Priebus Forced Out from White House

Donald Trump has forced out Reince Priebus as the White House chief of staff and replaced him with Homeland Security secretary John Kelly. The departure...

Rep. Maloney: Cyprus Must Reunify and Turkish Troops Removed

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney called for vigilance in calling out all Turkish aggression and said that Cyprus needs to be reunified and Turkish troops...

Two Greek Women Conquer Denali, the Highest Peak in Alaska

“Climbing a mountain needs a soul, not power,” says Christina Flambouri, one of the two Greek mountaineers who climbed the highest mountain of Alaska. Flambouri,...

Meet the Greek Who Is Running for Jersey City Mayor

Running for Mayor of Jersey City Bill Matsikoudis says that he intends to bring the Hellenic values to the city if elected in the...

Greek Genetic Scientist Honored With Prestigious American Award

The annual Curt Stern Award by the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) will be presented, for the first time, to a Greek scientist. Nicholas...

PBS to Feature Three-Part Series on Greece

Greece is the subject of a three-part broadcast that will feature on the US television network PBS on July 6, 13 and 20. The show...
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4th of July: The Greek Roots of American Independence (video)

Hundreds of books have been written about the Greek influences on the founding of the United States. Most of the founding fathers had studied...

Greek American Organizations Warn Against False Steps in Cyprus Talks

A number of Greek American organizations have sent an open letter-statement expressing their joint perspective on the Cyprus issue and the ongoing talks towards...

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