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  • Greek Pensioner Kills Himself In Main Athens Square

    Greek Pensioner Kills Himself In Main Athens Square

    By Nicholas Paphitis ATHENS, Greece -- A Greek retiree shot himself dead in the busiest public square in Athens during morning rush hour Wednesday, leaving a note police said linked his suicide with the country's acute financial woes. Continue Reading

  • My Eureka Moment: From Lawyer To Greek Chef

    My Eureka Moment: From Lawyer To Greek Chef

    By Adam Kaufman NEW YORK – Rona Economou methodically chops feta cheese and drips... Continue Reading

  • Greek Unions, Employers Discuss Wage Cuts

    Greek Unions, Employers Discuss Wage Cuts

    By Nicholas Papitis ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greek workers and employers launched talks on private-sector wage cuts Wednesday with both sides trying to avoid any reductions in the minimum wage. The negotiations, which were blocked last week by Communist protesters, follow intense pressure from debt-crippled... Continue Reading

  • Greek Yogurt Growing Fast, Creating Jobs

    Greek Yogurt Growing Fast, Creating Jobs

    By Michael Hill SOUTH EDMESTON, N.Y. (AP) -- Chobani is making Greek yogurt as fast as Americans are eating it. Its plant here in upstate New York farm country already pumps out 1.5 million cases of the thick yogurt every week, and pallets are stacked four stories high in the chilled warehouse. Continue Reading