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Who Is Olympic Gold Medalist Helen Maroulis

She has described herself as "Greek by birth. Wrestler by heart. Passionate about life. 3-time World Team member. 2016 Olympic Hopeful." Now Helen Maroulis...

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...

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...

Greek American Daren Metropoulos Buys Playboy Mansion

Greek American Daren Metropoulos has purchased the famous Playboy Mansion for 100 million dollars, according to an ABC News report. However, Hugh Hefner, the man...

Arianna Huffington Says Good-bye to Huffington Post and Hello to Thrive Global Health Wellness...

Arianna Huffington, the co-founder and editor-in-chief of the liberal news outlet The Huffington Post has announced that she has stepped down from her position...

Greek-American Alexander Massialas Wins USA’s First Fencing Medal in 32 Years

After a thirty-two-year losing streak, the USA has won an Olympic medal in fencing at Rio. At the Rio 2016 games the silver medal went...

Archbishop Demetrios Delivers Invocation at the Democratic National Convention

His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, Primate of the Greek Orthodox Church in America, offered the Prayer of Invocation today, Thursday July 28, at the Democratic...
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Archbishop Demetrios Offers Prayer at the Republican National Convention

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MC6P8vS_tuE Archbishop Demetrios, the head of the Greek Orthodox Church in America, offered a prayer at the the Republican National Convention. The benediction came after...

Clinton Eyes Greek American Admiral Stavridis for VP

Hillary Clinton’s campaign is considering Greek American James G. Stavridis, a retired four-star Navy admiral who served as the 16th supreme allied commander at NATO,...
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4th of July: How Ancient Greek Ideals Influenced American Independence

Ancient Greece has impacted the western world in many aspects, but the most important element of our modern society, democracy, was the key element to...

Trump Invokes Racists Remarks by Jimmy the Greek: ‘He was doing OK ’til he...

Perhaps there is a sense of national numbness in the USA after enduring month after month of racial slurs coming from the presumptive Republican...