- Greece rules out capital controls if bailout talks fail Updated: May-25-15 8:28 am
ATHENS, Greece - Greece's government on Monday ruled out restricting access to bank accounts and the free movement of money if there is no breakthrough soon in tortuous talks with bailout creditors and its dwindling cash reserves dry up.
- Olympiakos beats Xanthi 3-1 in Greek Cup final Updated: May-23-15 4:56 pm
ATHENS, Greece - Olympiakos won the Greek Cup for a record 27th time by beating Xanthi 3-1 in the final in Athens' Olympic Stadium Saturday.
- Greece escapes soccer suspension, FIFA happy with changes Updated: May-22-15 9:35 am
ATHENS, Greece - FIFA says it is satisfied with changes made to sporting law in Greece, and has dropped a threat to suspend the country from international competition.
- Greece says court bid for Parthenon Marbles still an option Updated: May-15-15 3:31 pm
ATHENS, Greece - Greece's culture minister said Friday he has not ruled out court action to try and force the return of the ancient Parthenon sculptures from the British Museum in London, but diplomacy seems like the most effective option.
- IOC strips US of Olympic relay medals in Gay doping case Updated: May-13-15 3:31 pm
LONDON - The entire U.S. men's sprint relay team was stripped of its silver medal from the 2012 London Olympics on Wednesday as a result of Tyson Gay's doping case.
- US encourages Greece to stick to non-Russia pipeline project Updated: May-08-15 11:36 am
ATHENS, Greece - The United States is encouraging Greece to move forward with a pipeline bringing natural gas from Azerbaijan to Europe via Greece, rather than setting its hopes on a different project that would pipe Russian gas through Turkey.
- 5 years of bailouts: the grim legacy of Greece's crisis Updated: May-05-15 12:46 pm
ATHENS, Greece - The sculpture shows a shabbily-dressed man slipping off what appears to be a graph, an economic index perhaps, that is crumbling under his feet. His mouth is distended in something less than a scream, more than a cry.
- Greek police: body of murdered 4-year-old can never be found Updated: May-05-15 9:49 am
ATHENS, Greece - The body of a 4-year-old girl believed to have been killed by her father will likely never be found due to the gruesome way in which her killer disposed of her remains, Greek police said Tuesday.
- 26 wild horses shot dead in southern Greece; motive unclear Updated: May-04-15 11:40 am
ATHENS, Greece - More than two dozen wild horses have been killed with shotguns on a remote mountainside in southern Greece, but the motive for the attack remains unclear, police said Monday.
- Athens prison brawl leaves at least 2 dead, 21 injured Updated: May-03-15 4:38 pm
ATHENS, Greece - A brawl in an Athens prison wing housing foreigners left at least two inmates dead and 21 others injured on Sunday, many seriously, authorities said.
- UEFA's Infantino in Greece amid sport law spat Updated: Apr-29-15 5:30 am
ATHENS, Greece - UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino is in Greece meeting lawmakers and sporting officials to try to end a dispute that could trigger the country's international suspension.
- Greek minister attacked by anarchists while dining in Athens Updated: Apr-29-15 2:34 am
ATHENS, Greece - Greece's outspoken finance minister says he and his wife came under attack by anarchists while dining in a central Athens restaurant.
- Army rescuer decorated after Greece shipwreck Updated: Apr-27-15 2:04 pm
ATHENS, Greece - Greece's Defense Ministry on Monday awarded the Cross of Excellency to an army sergeant who rescued more than 20 migrants following a deadly shipwreck on the island of Rhodes.