Thursday Feb 27
The Daily Beast
Captain Returns to Costa ConcordiaBy Barbie Latza Nadeau
The much-reviled former captain of the shipwrecked Costa Concordia returned to the ill-fated cruise liner today as part of his trial for manslaughter, abandoning ship and causing a maritime disaster.
The United States Army
173rd paratroopers assist Slovenian partners during ice storm
Paratroopers from the 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team arrived in Slovenia early on the morning of Feb. 11 with generators bound for Postojna, a city hard hit by an ice storm thought to be the worst natural disaster here in the last 100 years.
Grand Rapids Symphony welcomes violinist Augustin Hadelich back for rare, fourth solo appearance
Guest conductor Andrew Grams returns to Grand Rapids to lead Hadelich and the orchestra in music by Brahms and Bartok on Friday and Saturday for the Grand Rapids Symphony's Classical Series.
The Arno floodway or floodway channel is a drainage canal that part of the Arno River downstream of Pontedera and ends near the Calambrone , on the border between the towns of Livorno and Pisa.
'Mad cow' suspected in death of 46-yr-old Sicilian man
Caltanissetta, February 5 - The human variant of mad cow disease is believed to have killed a 46-year-old man in a hospital in central Sicily, a Sicilian newspaper reported on Wednesday.