Greek protest turns violent during general strike

ATHENS, Greece (AP) – Violence has erupted in Greece after an anti-government rally in Athens that drew about 50,000 people. Riot police used tear gas and pepper spray against several hundred demonstrators near the parliament. […]


Greek schoolchildren stumble on big grenade stash

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) – Greek authorities say schoolchildren playing on a road construction site have stumbled on hundreds of hand grenades stashed away during the civil war. Army officials in the northern town of Serres […]


Subway work unearths ancient road in Greece

(AP) – Archaeologists in Greece’s second-largest city have uncovered a 70-meter (230-foot) section of an ancient road built by the Romans that was the city’s main travel artery nearly 2,000 years ago. The marble-paved road […]




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