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1 hr ago | ContactMusic.com

Elisabetta Canalis Weds

The Italian model/actress tied the knot with orthopaedic surgeon Brian Perri on Sunday at the Sassari Cathedral in Sardinia, Italy, according to Us Weekly magazine. Following the nuptials she posted a message in Italian on Twitter.com reading, "Thanks for making this dream possible.

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5 hrs ago | Perez Hilton

George Clooney & Amal Alamuddin's Wedding Location REVEALED!...

Last week, George Clooney let it slip that he and his bride Amal Alamuddin would be getting married in Venice, Italy, since they met in the country! The Belmond Hotel Cipriani seems to be the spot the couple chose for their September 27th event, and it makes SO much sense! The hotel on Giudecca Island was conceived by Giuseppe Cipriani in 1958, and it's been a celeb favorite ever since! There are two 15th century palaces - the Palazzo Vendramin and Palazzetto Nani Barbaro - and a Casanova garden!

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7 hrs ago | Switched

'Orange Is The New Black' Writer Divorces Her Husband, Starts Dating Poussey

In what is arguably the greatest love story of our time, or at least this week in particular, "Orange Is The New Black Writer" Lauren Morelli has broken up with her husband and since begun dating Poussey . According to Morelli, it was writing scenes for Piper and Alex that gave her clarity on her own sexuality.

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12 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

The High Fashion Nuns of VeniceBy Liza Foreman

For centuries, there was a renegade group of nuns in Venice who clung to the lavish fashions and up-to-date styles of the secular world. The higher the heel, the closer to God, right? Crosses dot the tourist maps of Venice, denoting churches and former convents, some of which have been left to crumble into the ground.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Russia Taday

Guilty! 'Russell Tribunal' condemns Obama, Poroshenko 'war crimes' in E.Ukraine

The presidents of Ukraine and the US, in addition to heads of NATO and the European Commission have been condemned for war crimes in Eastern Ukraine by an informal Russell Tribunal, which took place in Venice, Italy on Saturday. The show trial in Venice was inspired by the Russell Tribunal organized by British philosopher and Nobel Prize winner Bertrand Russell and hosted by French philosopher and writer Jean-Paul Sartre in 1966 to investigate US war crimes in Vietnam.

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BroadwayWorld.com

'LOVE' Artist Robert Indiana Set for Today at Center of International Hope Day

Today, September 13, 2014, people around the world will celebrate the first International Hope Day , inspired by pop artist Robert Indiana 's sculpture, "HOPE," and organized to coincide with his 86th birthday. The event honors Indiana's artistic vision, "to cover the world with hope."

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Groong

Basque Parliament's Motion Supporting Nagorno-Karabakh's...

BASQUE PARLIAMENT'S MOTION SUPPORTING NAGORNO-KARABAKH'S SELF-DETERMINATION EVIDENCE OF NEW TENDENCIES - OPINIONS 22:07 * 12.09.14 The adoption of the motion supporting the self-determination of Nagorno-Karabakh by the Basque Parliament in a sense means that Basque Country recognizes the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic , Nagorno-Karabakh Presidential Spokesman David Babayan told Tert.am. "We have repeatedly stated our intention to expand the geography of recognition by establishing bilateral relations.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Driverless cars are possible, but not desirable

I am standing on the edge of Piazza Venezia - Venice Square - smack in the heart of old Rome, and am trying to imagine this seething ocean of cars, trucks, scooters, buses, bicycles, pedestrians and terrified tourists on Segways stuffed instead with diverless vehicles, and I can't. Piazza Venezia is one of the busiest squares in Europe.

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Examiner.com

James Franco acquires the film rights to Chuck Palahniuk's novel 'Rant'

Actor and director James Franco attends 'The Sound And The Fury' Premiere during the 71st Venice Film Festival on September 5, 2014 in Venice, Italy. Actor and director James Franco attends 'The Sound And The Fury' Premiere during the 71st Venice Film Festival on September 5, 2014 in Venice, Italy.

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Cool Hunting

Playful Classics from Italy's Lazzari: The Parent Trap reenacted with ...

It's easy enough to put cute animal prints over blouses and dresses-as many fast fashion retailers are doing-to draw attention, but to make a well-crafted quality piece that manages to be both playful and elegant, is an admirable feat. One brand that continuously hits this mark is Veneto, Italy-based label Lazzari .

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Stars and Stripes

Memorial for MP killed in Vicenza motorcycle crash

Kimberly Grossman, the mother of Spec. Harley Reynolds, grieves at her late son's memorial service on Friday, Sept.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

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By Sharon Roulier SPRINGFIELD -- Since the arrival of the first-class relic of St. Anthony of Padua to the Diocese of Springfield on Sept. 6, some 6,000 faithful have come to St. Anthony Maronite Catholic Church on Island Pond Road, here, to venerate the uncorrupted remains of the Italian saint.

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Lake Cowichan Gazette

Take a photographic journey of Venice

Langley photographer John Gordon will present a selection of photos of Venice, Italy during a one-hour presentation at Muriel Arnason Library on Wednesday, Sept. 17. He will also talk about the city's rich history and culture.

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Time

Andrew Garfield on Nude Photo Hack: 'An Abusive Violation of Womanhood'

Andrew Garfield attends the '99 Homes' Premiere during the 71st Venice Film Festival at Sala Grande on August 29, 2014 in Venice, Italy. Since nude photos of dozens of celebrities, including Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Upton, were stolen from Apple's cloud and leaked onto the internet, several actors have weighed in on the incident.

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Evening Sun

Italy animal rights activists denounce bear death

Animal rights groups called Thursday for the resignation of Italy's environment minister and the forestry police opened an investigation after a mother bear died during a capture operation ordered after she scuffled with a forager as her cubs slept nearby. Daniza's fate has captivated Italians ever since a mushroom scavenger reported she attacked him in mid-August in northern Trento province.

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World-Grain

Peruvian flour mill expansion completed

Molinera del Centro S.A. completed construction on a 500-tonne-per-24-hour flour mill, in Lima, Peru in December 2013. This was part of the company's more than $20 million capacity expansion project, which took only seven months to complete.

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Bucksfreepress.co.uk

Mini adventure for couple embarking on 'Italian Job'

A MINI adventure is set to get underway after a Marlow couple agreed to pay homage to a motoring legend and recreate a cinema classic. Verity West and Martin Teague from Little Marlow are gearing up to take part in the 2014 Italian Job, a rally that sees up to 100 Minis, as featured in the 1969 Michael Caine film, make the trek from Italy to England.

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The Star Online

Rollicking adventure in 'The Boxtrolls'

In a town called Cheesebridge live the box trolls, creatures which emerge by night and are said to snatch children in Laika's latest 3D stop-motion animated movie, The Boxtrolls . "The unspeakable has happened!" a breathless townsman cries to the mayor in the opening scene.

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Digital Post Production

Legal Netlink Alliance Holds Summer Meeting in Italy

Legal Netlink Alliance Europe recently held its Summer General Meeting over two days at the Rosa Grand Hotel in Milan, Italy. The event marked the third meeting for the organization this year after very successful events in Gibraltar and Chicago.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Budget Travel

Shoulder Season Bargains in Europe

Art + Culture, Food + Drink, Great Public Spaces, Historical Travel, Public Art, Romance, Walking Tours, Dublin, Galway, Venice, Bucharest, Barcelona, Cappadocia, Istanbul, Real Deals, Family Travel, Food + Drink, Senior "Shoulder Season" is the time in between high and low seasons. Europe's high season, of course, is summer-the kids are out of school, you want to soak up, say, that Italian sun, but you've got to pay a premium for it.

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