Greek PM says wants “honest compromise” but not at any cost - Cyprus Mail Greece fails to reach initial deal on reforms with lenders - Reuters Africa 03/31/2015 - 3:28 pm | View Link
Greece Pulls Support From Russian Sanctions, Tsipras Tells Tass - Bloomberg Russian firms to bid for Greek oil and gas drilling tender- min - Reuters Africa 03/31/2015 - 7:14 am | View Link
Here's the 'ugly scenario' that's about to happen if Greece doesn't ... - Houston Chronicle Here's the 'ugly scenario' that's about to happen if Greece doesn't ... - Business Insider 03/31/2015 - 6:04 am | View Link
Biggest fear is that Greece might exit Euro by mistake - Irish Times Greek Markets Show All at Risk Should Mistake Trigger a Default - Bloomberg 03/30/2015 - 3:09 pm | View Link
Greek PM Wants 'Honest Compromise' With Lenders - VOA News Greek bailout deal possible by end April: EU - Yahoo! News 03/30/2015 - 8:13 am | View Link
Greece Endgame Nears Euro-area finance ministers said in February that a list of ... pegged the odds of a "Grexident" at 45% (although El-Erian also conflated a default with a Greek exit, when we have pointed out the first does not necessarily mean the latter; given that ... 04/23/2015 - 4:19 am | View Link
Grexit risk rises "The probability of a Greek ... Non-euro investors' losses on these would be amplified by a fall in the euro which, he says, would drop "comfortably past parity" against the US dollar. A bigger danger, though, might come in the longer term. 04/22/2015 - 10:39 pm | View Link
Will Greece Stay in the Eurozone? They also feel that the Greek exit from the Euro can be handled without risk of contagion ... According to the Wall Street Journal, Greece staying in the eurozone is no longer “the base case” for European officials, and one even told the Journal ... 04/22/2015 - 8:43 am | View Link
Greek contagion risks may be higher than you think A perception in financial markets that Greece exiting the euro zone would have limited knock ... "But it's true once you open the possibility of exit, once the irrevocability clause is no longer credible, then if there are problems – a populist party ... 04/21/2015 - 9:02 pm | View Link
Grexit: Remaining In Eurozone No Longer ‘Base Case’ For Greece According to the Wall Street Journal, Greece staying in the eurozone is no longer “the base case” for European ... been priced in by the financial markets and that a Greek exit from the euro can be “managed” without any serious risk of contagion. 04/21/2015 - 8:59 pm | View Link
Warnings Raised of a Greek Exit From the Euro PARIS — Just a few weeks ago, fears that Greece might exit the euro union subsided when Europe extended its financial bailout. But as a new war of words ... 04/24/2015 - 9:20 pm | View Website
How Greece’s Exit From Euro Could Happen Next steps for Greece range from retaining the euro to catastrophic divorce; half-measures like having multiple currencies circulate, with aid recycled to ... 03/25/2015 - 6:28 pm | View Website
Germans Tired of Greek Demands Want Country to Exit Euro (Bloomberg) -- Berlin cabdriver Jens Mueller says he’s had it with the Greek government and he doesn’t want Germany to send any more of his tax money to be ... 03/15/2015 - 7:23 pm | View Website
Greece Should Exit the Euro | GreekReporter.com A well-organized exit from the Euro currency and return to the Greek drachma cannot be discounted. 02/13/2015 - 3:45 pm | View Website
BBC News Greenspan says only political integration will save the euro The former head of the US central bank, Alan Greenspan, has predicted that Greece will ... 02/8/2015 - 2:46 pm | View Website
For a second year running, the three dominated the top tier of television awards from the James Beard Foundation, winning for the same shows in the same categories as in 2014.
 Bourdain made his a three-year streak, taking home the honor for best on-location program for public television's "The Mind of a Chef" every year since 2013.
Garten was once again named outstanding host for her Food Network series "Barefoot Contessa," while Stewart took another win for in-studio program with public television's "Martha Stewart's Cooking School."
Unusual and heirloom grains continue to gain traction in the baking world, and that was reflected with Alice Medrich's win for "Flavor Flours: A New Way to Bake with Teff, Buckwheat, Sorghum, Other Whole & Ancient Grains, Nuts & Non-Wheat Flours" as best baking and dessert book.
The U. S. Forest Service is preparing for a series of public hearings next month over logging and management plans at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area.
Forestry officials told the Murray Ledger & Times (http://bit.ly/1PbWlb8) that logging and burning, which also has raised concerns, are tools the agency is using to improve the health of the woodland areas.
Young hunters will be taking to the woods for Vermont's annual youth spring turkey weekend.
Anyone 15 years or younger who has completed a hunter education course and accompanied by an adult who holds a hunting license may hunt on Saturday and Sunday.
They also must have a free youth turkey hunting tag from a license agent.
Young hunters are limited to taking one bearded gobbler.
Georgia wildlife officials say they've documented the highest ever number of bald eagle nests in the state.
Officials from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources say 210 occupied nesting territories and 166 successful nests have been documented in Georgia.
Officials say bald eagles had nearly vanished from Georgia 40 years ago before the population began rebounding.
Five weeks are left for Republicans to make good on promises to deliver the biggest tax cuts in a decade, tighten lawmaker ethics and stock up the Texas-Mexico border with hundreds of new troopers and technology.
Even before former Gov. Rick Perry was indicted last year over vetoing money for public corruption prosecutors in Austin, Republicans have wanted cases of political malfeasance handled outside Travis County, which is run by Democrats.
The GOP appears on the verge of finally succeeding after the House approved turning over state-level corruption cases to the Texas Rangers, who are already working on one high-profile case: whether Republican Attorney General Ken Paxton broke the law over an admitted securities violation.
House leaders lashed at Republican Lt.
Winners of the 2015 James Beard media awards
The winners of the 2015 James Beard Foundation book, broadcast and journalism awards are:
Recipes from a Culinary Expedition by David Sterling (University of Texas Press)
— Cookbook Hall of Fame
"Flavor Flours: A New Way to Bake with Teff, Buckwheat, Sorghum, Other Whole & Ancient Grains, Nuts & Non-Wheat Flours" by Alice Medrich (Artisan)
Techniques & Recipes by Nicolaus Balla and Cortney Burns (Chronicle Books)
The Science of Making Healthy Food Taste Amazing by Keith Schroeder (Oxmoor House)
Recipes from a Culinary Expedition by David Sterling (University of Texas Press)
Butchering Poultry, Rabbit, Lamb, Goat, and Pork:
The Comprehensive Photographic Guide to Humane Slaughtering and Butchering by Adam Danforth (Storey Publishing)
— Single Subject
"Bitter: A Taste of the World's Most Dangerous Flavor, with Recipes" by Jennifer McLagan (Ten Speed Press)
— Vegetable Focused and Vegetarian
Celebrating the Art of Eating Well by Amy Chaplin (Roost Books)
Field Notes on the Future of Food by Dan Barber (Penguin Press)
BROADCAST AND NEW MEDIA AWARDS
— Television Program, In Studio or Fixed Location
— Television Program, On Location
— Video Webcast, Fixed Location and/or Instructional
— Visual and Technical Excellence
The Toxic, Abusive, Addictive, Supportive, Codependent Relationship Between Chefs and Yelpers
— Food-Related Columns
— Food Coverage in a General-Interest Publication
Harper's with the Food & Environment Reporting Network
Finding Home at Taco Bell
— Craig Claiborne Distinguished Restaurant Review Award
Artisanal-Everything Roberta's Defies the Stereotypes," ''Once an Icon, Per Se is Showing its Age," ''Six Reasons Why Cosme is One of NYC's Most Relevant New Restaurants