Ancient Greece

Greece's central banker protests, says minister is meddling

21 minutes ago   |   Miami Herald

Greece's central bank chief has asked Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to intervene after a cabinet minister phoned him to tell him how to do his job and then allegedly leaked...
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How Was Stonehenge Built? New Clues About Ancient Stones Unearthed in 5,000-Year-Old Mystery

3 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Researchers traced the origin of the monument from two quarries in Wales to its resting place in Wiltshire, England.
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Council of Europe rights body slams ‘inhuman' treatment of migrants in Greece

4 hours ago   |   RT


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Ancient Egypt: Mystery Squatting Skeleton of Teenage Girl Discovered Near 4,600-year-old Pyramid

23 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Archaeologists also found two animal skulls and three ceramic vessels at the site.
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Greece: 4 bodies recovered from car swept into river

1 day ago   |   ABC News

Greek authorities say rescue crews have recovered the bodies of four people who were swept away in their car by a swollen river on the southern island of Crete, following heavy...
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110 Million-year-old Spiders With Eyes That Still Glow in the Dark Discovered

1 day ago   |   Newsweek

Ancient species had reflective eyes that allowed them to hunt at night.
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Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy: Everything you need to know

Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy: Everything you need to know

3 days ago   |   iMore

Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy is perfect for those who miss 3D action-adventure games of old. Here's a quick guide on what to expect in this version of ancient Egypt. Deep dives...
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Knicks say they scouted Giannis Antetokounmpo in Greece

3 days ago   |   NBC Sports

Antetokounmpo's agent previously said otherwise
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Ancient Earth's Weakened Magnetic Field May Have Driven Mass Extinction

4 days ago   |   Scientific American

When our planet's magnetosphere nearly disappeared 565 million years ago, it may have almost taken all life with it
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Ancient European Stone Monuments Said to Originate in Northwest France

4 days ago   |   NY Times

Research on Stone Age tombs throughout Europe offers a new answer to an old debate on where and when the iconic stone works were first built.
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Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

The German designer, who was the creative director for Chanel and Fendi, has died at age 85. Read more ...

Sen. Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

Sen. Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has announced a second run for president. Read more ...

'Really awesome': Officer leaves pregnant waitress big tip on $9 bill

'Really awesome': Officer leaves pregnant waitress big tip on $9 bill

Included with the tip was a message: “Enjoy your first, you will never forget it.” Read more ...

Maryland joins lawsuit challenging president's national emergency declaration

Maryland joins lawsuit challenging president's national emergency declaration

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh joined 15 other states in filing a lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency. Read more ...

16 States Sue Over Trump's National Emergency Declaration

16 States Sue Over Trump's National Emergency Declaration

A coalition led by California has sued the Trump administration over its plan to divert billions of dollars to border wall construction. Read more ...

Tractor-trailer carrying chickens teeters at edge of bridge after deadly crash

Tractor-trailer carrying chickens teeters at edge of bridge after deadly crash

Officials in South Carolina said some of the chickens fell into the lake below and most will not make it to the processing plant where they were supposed to go. Read more ...

Jussie Smollett Allegedly Wanted ‘Bigger Reaction' From Threatening Letter

Jussie Smollett Allegedly Wanted ‘Bigger Reaction' From Threatening Letter

Investigators looking into the alleged hate crime against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett are examining a threatening letter sent last month. A source told CBS Chicago, "when... Read more ...

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

The German designer, who was the creative director for Chanel and Fendi, has died at age 85. Read more ...

Payless has filed for bankruptcy for the second time in 2 years and is...

Payless has filed for bankruptcy for the second time in 2 years and is closing all of its more than 2,000 stores

Payless has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and is closing all of its more than 2,000 stores. This is the second time the company has filed for bankruptcy in two... Read more ...

After posting photo seeming to threaten judge, Roger Stone deletes it, says...

After posting photo seeming to threaten judge, Roger Stone deletes it, says he meant no harm

Days after a federal judge imposed a limited gag order on him, Trump confidant Roger Stone posted a photograph of that judge to his Instagram page and included her name, a... Read more ...