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Greek Tragedy, Act V

Leftist Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras discovers his inner American.

Floating Tar, Dead Fish: Oil Spill Threatens Greek Beaches

The Agia Zoni II tanker sank on Sunday while anchored off Salamis Island, near Greece?s main port of Piraeus.

Emmanuel Macron, in Greece, Calls for ?Rebuilding? E.U.

?We have lost our ambition,? the French leader said on his first state visit to Greece, calling for a more united Europe in a speech short on specifics.

Chastised by E.U., a Resentful Greece Embraces China?s Cash and Interests

Chinese investments in Greece are beginning to pay off, not only economically, but also by providing Beijing with a seemingly reliable ally in Brussels.

Strangling Puerto Rico in Order to Save It

A congressional board?s remedy for Puerto Rico?s financial ills will only deepen the island?s impoverishment for decades.

In Sign of Progress for Greece, Investors Eagerly Snap Up New Bonds

Greek and European officials hailed Tuesday?s bond sale as a milestone for a troubled country that nearly exited the euro twice since the financial crisis erupted.

Greece Looks to Turn a Corner After Years of Economic Pain

The announcement that Athens would issue new bonds offered hope that one of Europe?s weakest economies might at last be weaning itself off international bailouts.

9 Charged in Fatal Beating of American in Greece

Bakari Henderson, 22, was attacked Friday on the Greek island of Zakynthos in an area renowned for rowdy, alcohol-fueled antics of young tourists.

Yanis Varoufakis: A New Deal for the 21st Century

The struggle between globalist elites and populist nationalists is a political dead end. There is another way.

?Like We Don?t Have Enough Problems?: Trash Piles Up in Athens

At the start of the peak tourist season, a strike has left the Greek capital choked with garbage. For a country desperate for income, the timing couldn?t be worse.