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How the United States Was Modeled on Ancient Greek Architecture [pics]

In the 18th century, the United States was a new country, having just fought for and winning its independence. Benjamin Franklin wanted the design...

Man Makes Miniature Crete in Brooklyn, Wife Keeps it Alive [pics + video]

Late retired tailor George Kortsolakis was born in Vamos, Crete, in 1955. Though he moved to Brooklyn he never forgot his homeland. Now, the...

Chobani Argues that Greek Yogurt Is like French Fries

Turkish-owned yogurt brand Chobani has been embroiled in an epic battle for the rights to label its yogurt as "Greek Yogurt." The brand is...

Rio Olympics: Greek-American Helen Maroulis Gets Gold in Wrestling for the USA

Greek-American freestyle wrestler Helen Maroulis, aged 25, pinned down Japan's Saori Yoshida scoring a gold medal in women's wrestling in the 53 kg division...

GR Poll: Most Greek-Americans Are with Her

  The outcome of the United States elections on November 8 will be influenced by a number of factors, including the Greek-American vote. Although not...

Greek American Woman Richer than Beyonce has a Rags-to-Riches Tale

Greek-American fashion mogul and author Sophia Amoruso, aged 31, has made Forbes' list of Richest Self-Made Women. The founder of Nasty Gal clothing retailer...

THE GREEKS on display at the National Geographic Museum [Video]

The traveling display, 'THE GREEKS: Agamemnon to Alexander the Great', has met with great success in the United States. On the last leg of...

Lifeline NY & Bodossaki Foundation Join Efforts to Help Homeless Refugee Children

Lifeline New York and the Bodossaki Foundation of Greece are joining efforts to support unaccompanied refugee children in need of a home. More than 1,012,000...

Congresswoman Meets with Greek-American Leaders to Discuss Greece and Cyprus

Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (NY-12), co-chair and co-founder of the Congressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues, met with the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA), Daughters...

Miss Pennsylvania Is Proud to be Greek and Deaf! [video]

Miss Pennsylvania, Elena LaQuatra, will be vying for the title of Miss USA during the beauty pageant in Las Vegas on June 5. The...

Curtains for Clinton Son-in-Law’s Hedge Fund for Greece

The hedge fund co-founded by Marc Mezvinsky, Bill and Hillary Clinton's son-in-law, suffered losses following misplaced faith in Greece's economic recovery. Just two years...

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