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A surprising stock market is poised for its best performance in 20 years

Greek stocks are surging as investors place increased faith in the country's new leader, who promised to invest in new jobs and economic growth.

A freak hailstorm in a popular tourist destination in Greece left 7 people dead and over 100 injured

Tourists said the strong winds and heavy rains only lasted several minutes, but that the storm "literally came out of nowhere."
Suzanne Eaton

Greek police have found the body of an American scientist who went missing while attending a conference last week

Police discovered the body of American biologist Suzanne Eaton, 59, in a cave in Chania, Crete, on Monday evening.

Bond traders are flocking to Greece to bask in the highest yields in eurozone

The bonds are junk-rated and illiquid, but returns are at 20%. And elections this weekend could bring a pro-business government.
The baby conceived with an epxerimental form of IVF.

A baby in Greece was born with 3 parents after doctors used an experimental technique to make ‘medical history’

The treatment was developed to prevent genetic diseases. A Greek-Spanish team of doctors used it to help a woman overcome infertility.
Donkeys have to endure heat waves in Santorini.

Santorini tourists are being asked to put themselves ‘in the donkey’s hooves’ before riding one up the island’s 600-step cliff...

The donkeys have traditionally been a popular way for the 17,000 people who arrive off cruise ships into Fira port each day to get up the cliffside.
The superyacht can be rented for extended vacations as well as for private events.

Take a look at the glitzy yacht once owned by Jackie O that’s been the scene of huge celebrity parties, has 17 cabins, and can now be rented for...

Once owned by shipping tycoon Aristotle Onassis and former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, the yacht can now be rented for $100,000 per day.
March 14 is Pi Day.

The beautifully simple method Archimedes used to find the first digits of pi

Here's how the ancient Greeks found the first few digits of pi.
At the NATO Headquarters in Brussels, February 6, 2019, the Permanent Representatives of the 29 members of the Alliance signed the Accession Protocol for the future Republic of North Macedonia.

NATO just approved its newest member, but the country has to change its name to join

Macedonia first tried to join NATO in 1991, but its neighbor Greece has blocked it every time. The price of entry is changing the country's name.
Hotel TwentySeven in Amsterdam was deemed the hotel with the world's most inspired design.

The top 14 boutique hotels in the world that should be on every luxury traveler’s list

A hotel in Bali was named the best overall boutique hotel, while hotels in Portugal, South Africa, Greece, and New Zealand also won top honors.