Ted Leonsis

Greek-American Tycoon’s Hockey Side Makes Stanley Cup History

The Greek-American owner of the Stanley Cup-winning Washington Capitals has said lifting the coveted ice-hockey trophy was "never easy". Ted Leonsis, the Brooklyn-born tycoon with...

Greece is ‘Pillar of Stability’, Says State Department Official

The United States counts Greece as a pillar of stability in the Southeastern Mediterranean and the Balkans, said A. Wess Mitchell, Assistant Secretary of State,...

Moving Oxi Day Tribute to Biden Wins Critical Acclaim

A Washington Oxi Day Foundation video made in tribute to U.S. politician Joe Biden and his late son Beau, has won two honors at...

US Seeks ‘Expansion of Strategic Cooperation’ with Greece

The expansion of strategic cooperation between Greece and the U.S. has been raised at a meeting between Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias and U.S. President...

Fantastic Opportunity for Greek-American Students: Heritage America

  Young, promising Greek-Americans could win the opportunity to network with senior figures in the U.S. capital as part of the NHS Heritage America Program. The...

US Citizens File Suit Against Turkey Over Attack by Erdogan’s Guards in DC

Five U.S. citizens filed a lawsuit in US District Court in DC against the Republic of Turkey after they were beaten by Turkish government...

Greek Academic Appointed as World Bank’s New Chief Economist

Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg, Professor of Economics at Yale University, was appointed as World Bank Group Chief Economist this week. “I’m thrilled that Penny Goldberg will...

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...

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...

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