A Greek exit would be a big deal for Europe - The Hill German finmin says Greece in better shape than expected - Today Online 12/18/2014 - 7:51 am | View Link
Greece's membership in euro zone no longer in doubt: EU Commissioner ... - Shanghai Daily Greece hunger-striker - Al Jazeera 12/16/2014 - 10:08 am | View Link
Greece still several steps from chaos - Reuters ... left group’s policies might prompt Greece’s exit from the euro if ... It might also get longer to repay the ... to blackmail the euro ... 12/15/2014 - 6:17 am | View Link
Why Santa Claus Turned His Back on the Stock Market - Yahoo! Finance ... chief Mario Draghi no longer enjoyed ... the elevation of the anti-euro/anti ... a result could very well result in the "Grexit" or Greek ... 12/14/2014 - 6:28 am | View Link
Greece, Again - National Review ... materialise, but it is not clear if they would push for a Greek exit from the euro if their demands are ... be for Greece over the longer term ... 12/12/2014 - 3:29 pm | View Link
Nine charts showing why Greece has to leave the euro The Greek tragedy has yet to morph into a recovery. Here are the numbers that prove it remains shackled by monetary union 12/18/2014 - 6:30 am | View Link
Why Santa Claus Turned His Back on the Stock Market It wasn’t supposed to be this way. Investors had every reason to expect stocks to finish the year on a high note, but any Santa Claus rally is in real jeopardy now. The NYSE Composite Index has plunged ... 12/14/2014 - 5:45 am | View Link
Greek Crisis 2.0? Not quite yet Greek stocks and bonds have been hammered this week, a reminder of the bad old days of Europe's debt crisis when the very future of the euro currency was called into question. 12/12/2014 - 12:28 pm | View Link
Greek Bonds Extend Worst Week Since Euro Crisis as Yields Soar The last time Greece’s bonds had this bad a week, the nation had just undergone the biggest debt restructuring in history, inconclusive elections had stoked concern it may exit the euro and Mario Draghi’s “whatever it takes” pledge was more than two months away. 12/12/2014 - 5:01 am | View Link
COLUMN-'Grexit' threat could complicate ECB QE: James Saft The return of the idea of a Greek euro exit, as boogeyman or genuine threat, comes at a particularly difficult time, dangerously complicating the already fraught advent of full-scale QE in the euro zone. ... 12/11/2014 - 5:14 pm | View Link
Threat of Greek euro exit could complicate ECB's quantitative easing While Syriza has backed off from euro exit as a position, it did in May call for a write ... the ECB is going to have to sign off on some form of debt relief, be it longer term or lower interest rate. That means the ECB will take a loss. 12/13/2014 - 12:52 am | View Link
Greek Bonds Extend Worst Week Since Euro Crisis The last time Greece’s bonds had this bad a week, the nation had just undergone the biggest debt restructuring in history, inconclusive elections had stoked concern it may exit the euro and Mario ... climbing above the longer-dated rates in a sign ... 12/12/2014 - 3:32 am | View Link
Greek euro exit no longer unthinkable FRANKFURT, Germany -- Let Greece go: It's a possibility that's being considered more and more publicly in Europe. There have been two and a half years of bailouts, on top of broken promises by Greece to reform. The result: a fifth year of recession and ... 05/11/2012 - 6:46 pm | View Link
Greek euro exit no longer unthinkable FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Let Greece go: It's a possibility that's being considered more and more publicly in Europe. There have been two and a half years of bailouts, on top of broken promises by Greece to reform. The result: a fifth year of recession ... 05/11/2012 - 1:53 pm | View Link
Greek euro exit no longer unthinkable To try to limit the financial drain, the government would probably have to close the banks while the new currency is introduced. It might also prevent people from moving euros out of the country, including theoretically border checks to halt people lugging ... 05/11/2012 - 8:32 am | View Link
Explained: Greece Sovereign Debt Crisis & Exit from Eurozone What is Sovereign debt? Why does Greece have high level of Sovereign debt? What'll be the impact on Indian and world economy if Greece leaves Eurozone? 12/19/2014 - 1:14 am | View Website
Greece Debt Crisis Latest news, comment and analysis about Greece Debt Crisis from the FT. 12/18/2014 - 6:54 pm | View Website
Should Greece leave the euro zone and return to the ... In the wake of the political chaos in Greece, pundits have started to ponder what seemed long unthinkable: whether Greece should ditche the euro and return to the ... 12/17/2014 - 10:52 pm | View Website
European debt crisis The European debt crisis (often also referred to as the Eurozone crisis or the European sovereign debt crisis) is an ongoing multi-year long debt crisis taking place ... 12/17/2014 - 1:09 am | View Website
EXLUSIVE: EURO BANKNOTES UPDATE: Berlin printing new ... EU drawing up contingency plan for Greece leaving euro. The European Commission and the ECB are working on “emergency scenarios” in case Greece leaves ... 12/16/2014 - 12:27 am | View Website
Some 230,000 people were killed in the Indian Ocean tsunami set off by a magnitude 9.1 earthquake on Dec. 26, 2004. A dozen countries were hit, from Indonesia to India to Africa's east coast. Scores of Associated Press journalists covered the disaster, and as the 10th anniversary approached, the AP asked 10 of them to describe the images that have stuck with them the most.
The EPA is expected to issue a rule Friday, ending a six-year effort that began after a massive spill at a Tennessee power plant in 2008.
 the EPA has documented coal ash waste sites tainting hundreds of waterways and underground aquifers in numerous states.
Olympic champion swimmer Michael Phelps is set for trial on drunken driving and other charges.
Documents show that the 29-year-old was leaving the Horseshoe Casino when he was pulled over for speeding and crossing the double yellow line on a highway.
A sprawling outdoor ice rink is now open on Buffalo's transforming waterfront.
The Ice at Canalside opened Thursday evening, becoming the biggest outdoor rink in the state — larger than two National Hockey League rinks.