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Ada Boni: A guiding hand for young brides
It's easy to see why: Published in 1928, the book quickly became a must-have for generations of Italian women and went through multiple editions and revisions.
Mon May 20, 2013
Rome university launches course on liturgical music
Rome, Italy, May 20, 2013 / 09:34 am .- A pontifical university in Rome has launched a master's program in Gregorian chant and the use of the organ at Mass so as to build unity among Catholics world-wide. "The most important thing is that music, when it is truly liturgical, creates community," Father Jordi Piqu, dean of the Pontifical University of ... (more)
Sun May 19, 2013
O'Malley won't attend Boston graduation with Irish PM
Cardinal Sean O'Malley gestures during a press conference at the North American College in Rome, Italy, on March 14.
Pope leads Vatican pep rally
Pope Francis lamented that investment losses by banks trigger more alarm in the economic crisis than the struggle of people to feed their families, as he led a huge rally Saturday to invigorate the church's moral conscience, hours after he held talks at the Vatican about the economic crisis with Germany's leader.
Sat May 18, 2013
Bureau County Republican
Mary Bouxsein awarded ESCEO-IOF Herbert Fleisch Medal
Dr. Mary L. Bouxsein has been awarded the ESCEO-IOF Herbert Fleisch Medal in honor of her work in the field of skeletal fragility.
Pope's mission app launch spreads Gospel
Rome, Italy, May 17, 2013 / 11:30 am .- With the touch of an iPad, Pope Francis became the first pontiff to unlock a new smartphone application and expanded the Church's footprint in the digital world.
Thu May 16, 2013
Almost halfway around
Jack Wiegand stood admiring a panorama of islands in the Mediterranean Sea as he checked in from Greece via satellite phone on his flight to become the youngest pilot to fly around the world solo.
Wed May 15, 2013
Hard-to-Get Atoms for Peace Vinyl Is Now Gettable
Atoms for Peace haven't played live together since their 2010 appearance at Japan's Fuji Rock Festival, so it's understandable if the Amok collective - consisting of Thom Yorke, Nigel Godrich, Flea, Joey Waronker, and Mauro Refosco - need some time to warm up before their continent-hopping tour kicks off in July.
Tango dancer dedicates performance at St. Peter's to Pope
Rome, Italy, May 14, 2013 / 04:05 pm .- A professional Argentine dancer, who recently travelled to Rome to see his fellow countryman, Pope Francis, hopes to one day perform for the Holy Father in person.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Northern Echo
Newcastle consultant receives 3m payout for "catastrophic injuries" when hit by priest's car
A RECRUITMENT consultant who suffered catastrophic injuries when he was hit by a car driven by a priest is to get more than A 3m compensation, a High Court judge was told today.
Recent Study: Alenia Aermacchi S.p.A.: Defense - Company Profile and SWOT Report
The profile contains a company overview, key facts, major products and services, swot analysis, business description, company history, mergers and acquisitions, key employees as well as company locations and subsidiaries.
Mon May 13, 2013
"Cassa Depositi e Prestiti SpA - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile" now published
The company offers financing services for public-sector investments in Italy. It finances major strategic sectors, namely, transportation networks and local public services; public building and social housing; energy and communication.
A few more details on Berta Soler's encounter with Pope Francis
Rome, Italy, May 10, 2013 / 12:39 pm .- The leader of the Cuban protest group Women in White said she hopes Pope Francis will visit Cuba after she had the opportunity to meet the Holy Father at a general audience in Rome.
Simple Tool Stratifies Mortality Risk in Type 2 Diabetes
By plugging in values for 9 readily available patient characteristics - age, body mass index , diastolic blood pressure, LDL cholesterol, triglycerides, HDL cholesterol, urine albumin-to-creatinine ratio, antihypertensive treatment, and insulin therapy - a physician can quickly determine whether a patient has a high risk for death.
Drunken, Stupid Tourist Acts
Face it, we've all done things on vacation we regret. But sometimes all sense of good judgment goes out the window when people have had too much to drink.
The padlocks of love
Statue of "Penelope" in the port From Wikipedia: Senigallia is a comune and port town on Italy's Adriatic coast, 25 km by rail north of Ancona, in the Marche region, province of Ancona.
Italian pro-lifers hope Rome march has global reach
Rome, Italy, May 13, 2013 / 04:39 am .- The main organizer of Italy's March for Life hopes that its location in Rome means it has global influence by sending "a message to the whole Christian world." "This event is very important for us and it gives a worldwide impact since it is in Rome.
Sun May 12, 2013
LT Radio Station Honored, Kitchen Designer Heads to Rome: Local Voices
The festival will include short films and animations from LT students in the categories of animation, comedy, drama, experimental and music videos.
Recent Study: Banca del Mezzogiorno - MedioCredito Centrale SpA. -...
Banca del Mezzogiorno - MedioCredito Centrale SpA. is Italian-beased company. It deals in enterprise-related public incentives management and administration, financing, services, consulting and project finance.
Sat May 11, 2013
Grand espresso tour
Can you see the best of Italy in a single week? Ute Junker grabs a train ticket and her walking shoes and takes the challenge.