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10 hrs ago | The Economist

Venetian history: Travails of a modern city

Italian Venice: A History. By R.J.B. Bosworth. Yale University Press; 352 pages; $40 and A 25. Buy from Amazon.com , Amazon.co.uk THE 20m tourists who visit Venice each year come to see a heritage site, possibly the best one in the world.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Car & Driver

Sette Preferiti: 7 Fascinating Cars-Including an Alfa Jeep!-from the 2014 Concorso Italiano

This year, the Pebble Beach weekend 's traditional Friday celebration of Italian cars moved both its date and its location .

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Related Topix: Seaside, CA, Recreational Vehicle, Honey, Italy, World News, Victorville, CA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Examiner.com

Museo Italo Americano Presents Natural Expressions

The next exhibition to open at the Museo Italo Americano at San Francisco's Fort Mason Center, takes on expressionism from three artists.

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Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Painting, Italy, World News,

Mon Aug 18, 2014

USA Today

See the best cruises for stunning photos

As you travel through Norway, you'll pass 1,000-foot cliffs, snowcapped mountains, mammoth waterfalls and beautiful rolling valleys.

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Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, Italy, Travel

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Art Daily

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Performance and installation artist Chiharu Shiota, Japan's representative at the 56th Venice Biennale in 2015, invites the public to view the creation of her latest work during an Aug. 18-21 public installation at the Smithsonian's Arthur M. Sackler Gallery .

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USA Today

Scottish islands seek their own independence

An independent Scotland doesn't go far enough for some Scots. A group petitioned the Scottish Parliament last March to be allowed -- if the independence referendum passes --to hold a referendum on independence Scottish islands seek their own independence An independent Scotland doesn't go far enough for some Scots.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Daily Caller

'Sin City 2' Will Come With Tarantino's 'The Hateful Eight' Teaser

Directors Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez attend the 67th Venice Film Festival on August 31, 2010 in Venice, Italy.

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Writer's Wanderings

This Venetian Island Wasn't On Our Tour

We've only been to Venice once and fell in love with its charm. We visited the islands of Murano and Burano to see the glassblowing and the lace making but no one told us about another island only a ten minute water taxi ride from St. Mark's Square.

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Related Topix: Italy, World News, Home Listing, Home

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Jetson Green

The First European LEED Platinum Home

The LEED Platinum for homes rating is quite rare. In fact, the recently completed Italian BioCasa 82 is the first home in Europe to receive this high rating.

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Daily Mail

Venice Film Festival: Hanging out with the stars in Italy's most beautiful city

As I took a vaporetto from Venice Marco Polo airport, I was stunned to see a huge grey submarine emerging from the lagoon.

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Related Topix: Italy Travel, Travel, Europe, Italy, World News, Venice, Italy Travel, Europe Travel, Thriller, Crimson Tide, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Denzel Washington, Movies, Entertainment

The Atlantic

The Suburbs Made Us Fat

People in dense cities are thinner and have healthier hearts than people in sprawling subdivisions.

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Related Topix: Italy, World News, North Carolina

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Contract

European Hotel Desing Awards Shortlist Announced

The finalists of the European Hotel Design Awards, which honor the diversity of talent across hotel sectors, have been announced.

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This Is Bristol

Revel in carnival spirit of wonderful Venice

EVERY year the stunning Italian city of Venice becomes the stage for a world where fantasy characters walk the streets.

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Related Topix: Italy, World News, Travel, Venice, Italy Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel

Mon Aug 11, 2014

People's Daily Online

Big ships banned from Venice St Mark's basin

Veneto Governor Luca Zaia on Friday said ships above 40,000 tonnes will be banned from Saint Mark's basin and the Giudecca Canal in Venice.

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Related Topix: Italy, World News, Boat Disaster

Electric Energy Online

Gei Global Energy Corp. Announces Due Carrare Municipality as Location for Italy Fuel Cell Deployment

GEI Global Energy Corp. , a fuel cell electric power generation company, announces location for GEI ITALIA fuel cell technology showcase for Fall 2014.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Oxford Times

NOT many 64-year-olds spent 11 days of their summer holiday on a 700 mile cycle ride through Europe.

But Hertford College principal Will Hutton had no hesitation in pulling on his lycra and hitting the road to help disadvantaged students.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Triangle

Reading Terminal: 'Inamorata'

"It was as if she held innumerable secrets, and she held them like a temptation and a challenge - discover what I know, and I can show you the world.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

SFGate

S.F. studio's daring artfulness led James Franco to 'Kink'

An image from James Franco's documentary "Kink," about a San Francisco company that makes bondage porn films.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Daily Mail

Adelaide library named one of the most beautiful in the world

Featuring masonry columns, painted gold features, two galleries, wrought iron balustrading and a glass-domed lantern roof, a wing of the South Australian State Library has been listed among the top-20 most beautiful libraries in the world.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Australia, World News, Italy, Denmark, Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel

Diamonds.net

Panama Diamond Exchange Appoints Four New Board Members

Press Release: The Panama Diamond Exchange has announced that four key leaders of the international diamond and jewelry industries have joined the board of directors.

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Related Topix: Europe, Italy, World News,

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