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As Bucks' Antetokounmpo reaches new heights, expectations rise

It was a Monday in the middle of January, and the Milwaukee Bucks were on the road in the midst of a losing streak. Giannis Antetokounmpo stood on the sideline after morning shootaround
July 20, 2014

Former Annunciation Greek Orthodox Greek Church priest finally appears in court

The third time was the charm for the priest accused of embezzling six figures from his former Milwaukee church.
WISN Milwaukee: July 18, 2014

Russian hackers placed 'digital bomb' in Nasdaq - report

Russian hackers managed to slip a "digital bomb" into the Nasdaq -- one with the potential to sabotage the stock market's computers and wreak havoc on the U.S. economy.
CNN Money: July 18, 2014

Obama slaps toughest sanctions yet on Russia

U.S. President Barack Obama has announced new economic sanctions on Russian banks and energy companies for Moscow's support of the pro-Russian separatist rebellion in Ukraine.
July 16, 2014

Mexico restricts soft drink TV ads to fight obesity

Mexico is restricting television advertising for high-calorie food and soft drinks, as part of its campaign against obesity, the government says.
BBC: July 16, 2014

PM Samaras' call with US Vice President Biden

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on Tuesday had a phone contact with US Vice President Jo Biden. The two officials discussed the prevailing conditions in East Ukraine and the Cyprus issue.
July 16, 2014

Staten Island man receives high school ring he lost in 1972 from person who found it in Greece

Stan Ostapiak had his high school ring stolen on his wedding day in 1972. It seemed lost forever until a Greek man discovered it in his father's possessions. He mailed the ring to Ostapiak two weeks ago.
New York Daily News: July 15, 2014

Ypsilanti History: Why is the community named after a man who never set foot in North America?

The city of Ypsilanti is named for a man who had nothing to do with the founding of the community, and was never in North America.
The Ypsilanti Courrier: July 15, 2014

Biden, speaking at Greek Orthodox event, says Greek economy improving; urges religious freedom

Vice President Joe Biden visited Philadelphia on Wednesday for the second time in less than a week, speaking to a large gathering of Greek Orthodox clergy and laity.
The Tribune: July 10, 2014

Obama warns Afghan candidates

President Obama has intervened in Afghanistan’s disputed presidential election urging the two candidates to shun violent or extra-constitutional means or face a cut-off of U.S. assistance.
July 9, 2014