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11 hrs ago
New city wall discovered at ancient Roman port
Researchers have discovered a new section of the boundary wall of the ancient Roman port of Ostia, proving the city was much larger than previously estimated.
15 hrs ago
Bucket List: Get blessed by the pope at the Vatican
I always figured that getting close to the pope would require me to be either an important political or religious figure.
15 hrs ago
Woman Accidentally Becomes Pregnant With Twins From Wrong Embryos
An Italian woman couldn't really rejoice over the news of her pregnancy with twins.
18 hrs ago
Detroit Free Press
West Michigan pastor used church money for vacations, investigators say
A West Michigan pastor is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from his former church.
21 hrs ago
Turkey may clinch bid to dismantle Italy shipwreck
Turkey may clinch a bid to dismantle the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship, Italy's civil protection agency said on Thursday, adding that the decision on which port will be used will be taken in May. A view of the wreckage of the Costa Concordia cruise ship in the harbour of Giglio Port.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Restaurant review: Bigalora's wood-fired cucina brings Italy to Ann Arbor
It's far from the stone-paved streets of Teramo, but something about the new Bigalora restaurant in the Arbor Hills shopping center reminds me of the aesthetic of a modern trattoria in Italy.
Milan: 7 things to know before you go
Get beyond the Duomo cathedral and you'll discover Milan offers an experience of Italy that sometimes feels very un-Italian.
Medical News Today
Muscle regeneration in early stages of Duchenne muscular dystrophy
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Emma Stone Steps Out In Sheer For 'The Amazing Spider Man 2' Premiere
The gorgeous star loves to push the envelope when it comes to her sense of style, and that's exactly what she did! Was her look drab or fab? VOTE.
Mary Ann Esposito, host of the longest-running cooking show on public television, travels around the United States and Rome, Italy in search of recipes that can be prepared in thirty-minutes or less for a busy audience that has time to enjoy great Italian food but doesn' t always have time to prepare it "the old way."
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Bahwan Healthcare Centre launches Sanipill - a unique product that assures safe and healthy sleep
Bahwan Healthcare Centre [BHC] - a flagship company of Suhail Bahwan Group, launched SanipillA - a portable, easy-to-use device, manufactured and patented by Rack System, Italy, that sanitizes and deodorizes pillows and duvets by neutralizing bacteria, viruses, mites, etc., ensuring a safe and healthy sleep.
5 Things You Missed Today
We adore celebrity couple Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone , like so much. Earlier today, the two looked like they were recreating the classic movie Roman Holiday when they rode a vespa around Rome, Italy.
The Breakdown of Democracy and the Return of Family Murders in Rome
The Roman Republic had a strong antipathy to kingship; when it came back, in the hereditary succession of the Caesars, its was accompanied by a renewal of family murders.
Regenerating Muscle in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Age Matters
LA JOLLA, Calif., April 11, 2014 - A team of scientists led by Pier Lorenzo Puri, M.D., associate professor at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute , in collaboration with Fondazione Santa Lucia in Rome, Italy, have published details of how a class of drugs called "HDACis" drive muscle-cell regeneration in the early stages of dystrophic ... (more)
Sun Apr 13, 2014
An IVF patient has become pregnant with the wrong embryos.
Rome: A woman who underwent fertility treatment at a clinic in Rome became pregnant with the twins of another couple after their embryos were mixed up.
Celebrity Dirty Laundry
The Amazing Race RECAP 4/13/14: Season 24 Episode 7 "The Gladiators Are Here!"
"The Gladiators Are Here!" the race continues in Rome where a Detour requires the duos to dress as gladiators and battle.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Osteria del Tempo Perso, 208 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh
A pleasant surprise but, in the UK, also potentially worrying. Did you get someone else's drinks? Will it be added to the bill? No, they come gratis, with the compliments of the management.
Roman Imperial Port Facilities Emerge Under Archaeological Investigation
Known as Vada Volaterrana, it has been identified as a key port system located in present-day Tuscany, Italy, used anciently by the Romans of the city of Volaterrae for the import and export of trade goods throughout the Mediterranean.