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Where to Stay in Rome, Italy

When in Rome, where does one stay? If one stays at Hotel Mediterraneo, a one of a kind experience can be expected for an unforgettable trip. Located in the heart of Rome, this hotel is beautiful and easy to get where you need or want to go from.


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7 hrs ago | Marine News

Technip Signs Contract for Refinery Units in Bahrain

Technip was awarded by The Bahrain Petroleum Company a significant contract on a reimbursable basis to develop the Front-End Engineering Design of the refinery located in the Kingdom of Bahrain. The FEED contract covers four main work packages that include units aimed at processing the "bottom of the barrel" components to high value products, and all associated offsites and utilities to provide seamless integration with existing refinery facilities earmarked for retention post this major modernization.


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11 hrs ago | The Stranger

Never Managed To Find Your G-Spot?

Don't blame yourself or your partner - blame the fact that you may not have one. Anna Pulley writing at Salon : If you've been one of the countless people searching in vain for the elusive Grafenburg spot or wondering why you aren't gushing like Old Faithful each time someone makes a "come hither" motion in your vagina, then search and wonder no more.


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12 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

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The Catholic Church observes today the Feast of Saint Robert Bellarmine , the patron of canonists and a Doctor of the Universal Church. Commemorative masses will be held in several Catholic churches in many parts of the world including the Philippines in memory of the venerated Italian Jesuit priest.


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Italy, World News, Life, Thanksgiving

16 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Chef du jour: Love the food you prepare a guide to this chef's success

Chef Arturo Alvarez recently took on the daunting task of creating reduced-calorie versions of hearty Italian favorites for Maggiano's. The lighter menu items debuted in Vernon Hills this summer and will be introduced at other Maggiano's locations this fall.


Related Topix: Dining, Life, Italy, World News, Schaumburg, IL

20 hrs ago | Circulation

Longitudinal Perspective on the Conundrum of Central Arterial...

From the Hospital San Raffaele Pisana-Istituto Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Sceintifico , Rome, Italy ; Laboratory of Cardiovascular Science, National Institute of Aging, Baltimore, MD ; Loyola University Maryland, Baltimore ; Istituto di Ricerca Genetica e Biomedica , Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, c/o Cittadella Universitaria di Monserrato, Monserrato, Cagliari, Italy ; Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD ; and MedStar Heart Institute, Washington, DC . Correspondence to Edward G. Lakatta, Laboratory of Cardiovascular Science, Biomedical Research Center, 251 Bayview Blvd, Baltimore MD 21224.


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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Santa Cruz City

Wharf Bocce Court proudly sponsored by Santa Cruz Dante Society

To celebrate the Wharf Centennial and honor its Italian fishing heritage, a special Wharf Bocce Court will be constructed for the October 4th celebration proudly sponsored by Santa Cruz Dante Society. The Dante Alighieri Society is a 135-year-old organization headquartered in Rome, Italy.


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Shove over, please, I want a ride, too

Upon learning from David Landis that Uber is offering a "ride-sharing" option, allowing strangers to sit side by side to get from one place to another, Michele Heisler asked, "Isn't that called Muni?" Ignazio Marino , mayor of Rome, was in town last week, and Consul General of Italy Mauro Battocchi hosted a reception for him. Driving there, I was thinking that his interests here would be the usual ones that have occupied visiting dignitaries in recent years: technology and business.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Entertainment

Catholic World News

Papal tribute to St. Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows

Pope Francis has paid tribute of St. Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows , an Italian Passionist who was canonized in 1920. In a letter on the upcoming consecration of a new church at the saint's shrine in Teramo, Italy, the Pontiff called upon the faithful to give thanks to God for all the benefits bestowed through the saint's intercession.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Pope Benedict XVI

Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Daily Beast

Pope Francis vs. The WarmongersBy Barbie Latza Nadeau

ROME, Italy - Pope Francis spoke on Saturday at a cemetery only a few miles from where his Italian grandfather fought in the trenches along the Isonzo River near the Slovenian border in World War I. It was on one of his most impassioned speeches yet as he watches the storm clouds of a new global disaster gathering on the horizon. All war, he said, is "madness."


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Daily Times

Fascisms of every kind : September 13, 2014,

In Pakistan, revolting prejudice in the name of religion, ethnicity and pride has been reared, preserved and justified. Tall claims are made to being proponents of a peaceful religion and seeking respect for it As was the case in the 1930s, the global forces of reaction are emerging with populist appeals directed against immigrants, ethnic and sectarian minorities.


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St. Anthony Messenger

Rome's Non-Catholic Cemetery is also a resting place for the living

Just a few steps away from Rome's traffic jams, blaring sirens and sticky heat, the city's Non-Catholic Cemetery is a garden of breezes and greenery, of crickets, birdsong, roses and pomegranate trees. Not surprisingly, it is also a magnet for visitors.


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Lewistown Sentinel

Rosina Ventresca

Rosina Ventresca, 85, of 595 Swamp Road, Mifflintown, passed away at 7:50 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at her home.


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Fri Sep 12, 2014

DFW Catholic

Being married by Pope Francis is a dream come true, couple says

Rome, Italy, Sep 12, 2014 / 04:46 pm .- An Italian couple to be married over the weekend by Pope Francis say they could not wish for anything more than to receive the Sacrament of Matrimony from the pontiff who has influenced their lives so greatly. "Getting married by Pope Francis and marrying the man of my life is the apex of everything I could want," said Laura Carpuso, a Catholic woman in the Diocese of Rome who will tie the knot with fianc Marco Purcaro in a Sept.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Wedding, Pope Benedict XVI

The Independent

Pompeii, Capri and the Bay of Naples from 759

The Sorrento peninsula and the Bay of Napleshas attractedvisitors for centuries in search of its outstanding scenery, tranquility and some of the most remarkable sights from throughout history.Invasions by the Greeks, Phoenicians and Saracens have all left theirlegacies - but none more so than the Romans. Even 2000 years ago the attributes of the region were well known with the Emperors Tiberius and Augustus, together with countless members of the ruling elite, having villas here.


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KISU-TV Pocatello

Ciao Italia

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."


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In-depth Africa

Press conference to present new UN hunger report - FAO headquarters, 16 September

ROME, Italy, September 12, 2014/African Press Organization / - Includes new figures on the number of hungry people in the world, key lessons from individual countries on food security and nutrition. On Tuesday 16 September at 10:00h Rome-time, the three Rome-based UN food agencies The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations , the International Fund for Agricultural Development , and the UN World Food Programme will launch the new edition of the annual The State of Food Insecurity in the World report.


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Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Independent

Novelist condemns the decline and fall of the Roman skyline

Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies It's something that most Romans - and most Italians - thought would never happen.


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Pro-life groups to hold memorial services Saturday honoring aborted infants

In the walls of the earliest Christian catacombs outside Rome, Italy are countless small tombs, only a foot or two across. These gravesites mark the burial places of infants that were commonly cast out of their pagan homes and left to die of starvation and exposure.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Pagan/Wiccan, Abortion, Hillside, IL, Romeoville, IL

The Disney Blog

Disney Store to add Apple Pay NFC mobile payments

Disney continues to rollout its new concept Disney Store with the latest opening in Syracuse, NY and one in Rome, Italy . It also made news recently by agreeing to accept Apple Pay at some Disney Store locations .


Related Topix: Italy, World News, iPhone