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Greek police name murder and rape suspect of US scientist 18

Greek police name murder and rape suspect of US scientist

In a statement made on Thursday, Greek police have identified the suspect accused of the brutal killing and rape of American scientist Suzanne Eaton. Yiannis Paraskakis, 27, was named by local police in…

Huge fire blazing through Evia 25

Huge fire blazing through Evia

A large firefighting force has been battling a major blaze on the island of Evia since yesterday and after a water-dropping aircraft finally started to control the blaze, three new fires have…

Huge wildfire rages on island of Evia 27

Huge wildfire rages on island of Evia

A huge wildfire raged through the island of Evia overnight, with 34 firefighters and 17 vehicles attempting to control the blaze that broke out. The fire, which burned through fields of vegetation…

Giannis Antetokounmpo wins NBA Most Valuable Player award 37

Giannis Antetokounmpo wins NBA Most Valuable Player award

Six years after entering the NBA, ‘Greek Freak’ Giannis Antetokounmpo has been named NBA’s most valuable player for 2018-19! Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo was announced as the 2018-19 Most Valuable Player at…

Large wildfire blazes through forest area of Peloponnese 46

Large wildfire blazes through forest area of Peloponnese

Greek authorities say dozens of firefighters are trying to contain a large wildfire that is blazing through a forested area in Greece’s Kato Achaea region in the northwestern part of the Peloponnese.…