- AEK, PAOK play to a scoreless draw in Greek playoffs Updated: May-29-16 3:26 pm
ATHENS, Greece - AEK Athens and PAOK ended scoreless in the fifth round of the Greek playoffs Sunday.
- Antetokounmpo brothers, Porzingis play streetball in Athens Updated: May-29-16 2:48 pm
ATHENS, Greece - NBA stars Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks and Kristaps Porzingis of the New York Knicks battled it out in Athens in a game of streetball Sunday, watched by a crowd of 5,000.
- Putin visits Russian Orthodox monastic community in Greece Updated: May-28-16 6:27 pm
KARYES, Greece - Russian President Vladimir Putin visited a Russian Orthodox monastery Saturday as he wrapped up a two-day visit to Greece, which is looking for more Russian investment and tourism as it copes with a prolonged financial crisis and a massive wave of migrants.
- Greece planning cautious return to bond markets in 2017 Updated: May-26-16 1:47 pm
ATHENS, Greece - Greece is planning a gradual return to international debt markets next year, a senior Finance Ministry said Thursday.
- Council of Europe: Detention of lone minors 'unacceptable' Updated: May-26-16 10:01 am
ATHENS, Greece - It is "unacceptable" for any unaccompanied refugee and migrant children who arrive on the continent to be held in detention centers, one of Europe's top human rights officials said Thursday, calling on European countries to ensure such children can be housed in special facilities and quickly reunited with their families.
- Official: Greek efforts to handle refugee crisis significant Updated: May-25-16 12:07 pm
ATHENS, Greece - Greece has faced major problems in dealing with the refugee crisis but has made a significant effort to handle the issues, a leading European human rights official said Wednesday.
- Magnitude 5.5 quake off Crete, no damage, injuries reported Updated: May-25-16 6:11 am
ATHENS, Greece - Greek authorities say a strong earthquake with preliminary magnitude 5.5 has occurred off the southern island of Crete, but no damage or injuries have been reported.
- Dressed to Protest: Greek anger spreads to middle class Updated: May-23-16 11:27 am
ATHENS, Greece - Alexis Tsipras doesn't wear a tie, but a growing number of his critics do.
- The Latest: First audio from EgyptAir flight released Updated: May-21-16 8:35 pm
CAIRO - The Latest on the crash of EgyptAir Flight 804 (all times local):
- UEFA calls September vote to replace Platini; Van Praag in Updated: May-18-16 9:07 am
BASEL, Switzerland - UEFA will elect a new president on Sept. 14, with former FIFA candidate Michael van Praag first to declare plans to replace Michel Platini in a contest likely to have several contenders.
- Vargas shines as AEK wins Greek Cup Updated: May-17-16 4:49 pm
ATHENS, Greece - Midfielder Ronald Vargas set up a goal in each half for AEK Athens to beat Olympiakos 2-1 and win the Greek Cup on Tuesday, ending a tournament marred by violence and administrative disputes.
- In Greek seaside resort, refugees see dreams put on hold Updated: May-14-16 6:26 am
MYRSINI, Greece - At the end of a long, straight road on the coastal flats between the southern Greek village of Myrsini and the Ionian Sea sits a refugee shelter that could have popped out of a travel brochure.
- Greek ambassador back in Austria after spat over migrants Updated: May-11-16 11:37 am
VIENNA - The Greek ambassador returned to Austria on Wednesday, formally ending strains that began after the shut-down of the migrant route to central Europe left tens of thousands of people stranded in Greece.
- 'Holy Fire,' fireworks: Orthodox Christians celebrate Easter Updated: May-01-16 11:59 am
ATHENS, Greece - With "Holy Fire," fireworks and solemn Masses, Orthodox Christians around the world celebrated Easter on Sunday, commemorating the day followers believe that Jesus was resurrected more than 2,000 years ago.