Greek voters back pro-bailout party (AP) ATHENS, Greece - Fears of an imminent Greek exit from Europe's joint currency receded Sunday after the conservative New Democracy party came first in a critical election and pro-bailout parties won enough seats to form a joint government. As central ... 06/17/2012 - 6:17 pm | View Link
Greek voters opt for pro-bailout government Greece's two main pro-bailout parties have won enough votes to form a government in a cliffhanger election. The conservative New Democracy won 29.5 per cent of the vote which gives it 128 seats in the 300-seat parliament. In the short term the result eases ... 06/17/2012 - 9:54 am | View Link
Greek elections: voters give Europe and single currency a chance European leaders working to avert a meltdown of the single currency gained some respite when Greek voters handed a narrow victory to mainstream conservatives and the chance to forge a pro-euro and pro-bailout coalition. In the single most closely watched ... 06/16/2012 - 5:00 pm | View Link
Why Greek voters are turning to anti-cuts party Syriza In Greece the anti-bailout party Syriza is neck and neck with the pro-bailout New Democracy party for next weeks ... to assess how the human cost of the spending cuts is influencing voters at the ballot box. 06/6/2012 - 12:10 pm | View Link
Crisis, what crisis? Have another Ouzo, Greece is staying in the eurozone The majority of Greek voters, 82 per cent according to the most recent polls published over the weekend, want to keep the euro. This will be the case if pro-bailout parties continue their resurgence in support since their general election defeat earlier ... 05/27/2012 - 7:42 am | View Link
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BBC News Key points. A pro-bailout party, New Democracy, seems set for victory by a slim margin in Greece's election ; New Democracy leader Antonis Samaras has called for a ... 10/24/2014 - 7:59 am | View Website
Greek legislative election, June 2012 A new legislative election in Greece took place on Sunday 17 June 2012, to elect all 300 members to the Hellenic Parliament in accordance with the constitution, after ... 10/24/2014 - 1:40 am | View Website
glhermine | World Elections The SVT exit poll had some other interesting points. The questions on the top issues brought out interesting dimensions in terms of how different parties’ voters ... 10/23/2014 - 10:16 am | View Website
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More than 150 local farmers and producers will be showcasing their food, beverages, music and more at the Maine Harvest Festival next month.
The event includes live music, demonstrations and presentations on things like agriculture and healthy eating.
Officials say OP3 has already been leveraged for public benefit, including when participating retailers helped get extra water to the Toledo area in August when toxins produced by algae in Lake Erie fouled the tap water for 400,000 people.
Businesses and associations receive no financial incentives for participating in OP3 but can benefit from quick access to information from the government side of planning or response efforts, Ohio Homeland Security Director Richard Baron said.
Other partners signed on include Ohio's largest electricity providers, a half-dozen business associations and a variety of retailers, hospitals, insurers, communications companies, restaurants, banks and manufacturers.
Law enforcement officials say four Rhode Island boys ranging from 9 to 14 years old robbed and beat a man in Olneyville.
The attorney general's office says the four face first-degree robbery charges after using a wooden object and rocks to beat a 45-year-old man after demanding money.
The Providence Journal reports that Victor Boj told police he was approached by the youths Tuesday evening.
Police quickly located the four — two 13-year-olds, a 14-year-old and a 9-year-old.