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8 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

In Search of Perfect Pesto

NOT ALL PESTO is created equal. The cherished amalgam of basil, garlic, salt, grated cheese and olive oil has its origins in the northwest of Italy, around the port of Genoa, the undisputed pesto capital, and the surrounding region of Liguria.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Born in the mid-Atlantic

Frank Cicchetti shows the front page photo of him and his mother in the May 31, 1956, Mail-Star that told the story of his birth on the Italian liner Saturnia two days out of Halifax.

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Mirror.co.uk

Genoa and Italy's Liguria region is a real feast in more ways than one

Steeped in history, the city - the capital of the Liguria region between the mountains and the ocean on the Italian Riviera - is a treasure trove of culture, fine wine bars, sweet delights and hidden palaces.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Post-gazette.com

World briefs: Militants hit Cameroon

Islamist militants believed to be associated with the Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram kidnapped the wife of a Cameroonian vice prime minister Sunday, in a worrying sign that the violence in northeastern Nigeria is spreading beyond its borders.

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News9 Oklahoma City

Costa Concordia wreck reaches final destination

A federal judge has ruled that the District of Columbia's ban on carrying handguns outside the home is unconstitutional.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Costa Concordia wreck reaches final destination

A federal judge has ruled that the District of Columbia's ban on carrying handguns outside the home is unconstitutional.

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The Columbus Dispatch

Public sculptures in central Ohio have stories to tell

"We're very happy to see an exciting image when .a <.a <. turn a corner - something that enlivens a space and makes us think a little bit about form and function," said Diane Nance, chairwoman of the Columbus Art Commission, which in recent months has kept tabs on a growing body of new outdoor installations.

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CNN

Costa Concordia ending final trip

Refloated by salvage crews earlier this month, the rusting hulk reached the mouth of Voltri port in the Italian city of Genoa early Sunday.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Infoplease

The Andrea Doria

With its ceramic decorations and murals painted by the best Italian artists, the Italian luxury liner Andrea Doria was thought of more as a floating museum than a cruise ship.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

New Scientist

An easier way to turn plant scraps to plastics

Save those food scraps - they could be your next grocery bag. A new way of turning vegetable waste directly into bioplastics could make such materials even more environmentally friendly.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

CNN

Costa Concordia on final voyage

Salvage crews refloated the ship last week so they can move it from its resting place off Giglio Island to the Italian port of Genoa to be dismantled.

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Tablehopper

Biondivino Now Hosting a Wine Bar Pop-Up and Aperitivo, and More

Fans of the cheerful ~BIONDIVINO~ on Russian Hill, its walls packed with incredible Italian wines, have another reason to come visit the shop: owner Ceri Smith is launching an aperitivo and wine bar pop-up on Thursday July 24th, Troeggi a Biondivino , offering a variety of bruschette in the evening .

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

USA Today

Costa Concordia raised off reef

A week after a sunken cruise ship was refloated, the Costa Concordia was slowly raised off a reef Monday so it can be towed to Genoa and dismantled.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Miami Herald

Construction begins on Seven Seas Explorer

Executives from the company celebrated the ceremonial cutting of the first piece of steel for the Seven Seas Explorer at the Fincantieri shipyard in Genoa, Italy The 750-passenger vessel is scheduled to be delivered in summer of 2016.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

USA Today

MSC adds pediatric telemedicine service

MSC adds pediatric telemedicine service MSC adds pediatric telemedicine service to help treat children at sea.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Canada.com

Crews successfully float shipwrecked Concordia cruise ship ahead of tow to Genova scrapyard

The shipwrecked Costa Concordia was successfully refloated Monday in preparation to be towed away for scrapping, 30 months after it struck a reef and capsized, killing 32 people.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Wrecked Costa Concordia Floating Again

The last time anyone saw Russel Rebello alive, he was near the stern of the Costa Concordia, helping passengers into rescue boats.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Science

[Research Article] Phosphorylation of the Vacuolar Anion Exchanger...

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

EETimes

Re: Thank you for your support

A bit cynical, some would say, but as another great Briton, George Bernard Shaw remarked: " The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it ."

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

EETimes

Les Bloudjinnes

Max asked: What are your thoughts as to the best, most useful, and most unusual things that America has presented to the world? Well, the info-thingy does show that preminent USA contribution to the world: blue jeans .

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