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  1. All defendants cleared over Bussi dumpRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ANSA.it

    Chieti, December 19 - A court in the central Italian city of Chieti on Friday acquitted all 19 defendants in a trial into a toxic waste dumped by now-defunct Montedison chemical company at Bussi sul Tirino, near Pescara. The court cleared the defendants of the crime of water poisoning and reclassified another charge, environmental disaster, to culpable disaster and ruled that the statue of limitations had passed on this.

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  2. The Top Places For Retiring in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Investopedia

    If your retirement dream contains olive groves and vineyards, arts and cultural events, and life at a slower pace, Italy probably appeals to you. But is it affordable? The answer is both yes and no.

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  3. Not Enough Sleep Can Lead to Bosses' Bad Behavior and Harm Worker ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | PRWeb

    Poor sleep quality can lead to abusive behavior by supervisors according to a study by business professors at the University of North Carolina, University of Washington, University of Chieti and Pescara and Singapore Management University. Parents know that their children are more likely to behave badly when they haven't had enough sleep.

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  4. Pine bark extract may reduce symptoms & severity of common coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | NutraIngredients

    Daily consumption of supplements containing extracts from French maritime pine bark may shorten the duration of the common cold and reduces the severity of sore throat, congestion, headache, coughing and sneezing, says a new study from Italy. Scientists from Chieti-Pescara University report that supplementation with Pycnogenol within four days of the first symptom was found to significantly reduce the number of affected days, reduce the number of lost work days, and shorten the duration of all pillar symptoms including scratchy or sore throat, sneezing, running nose, cough, temperature and more.

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  5. Carlo's Pizza marks 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Downey Patriot

    The Downey Conservancy congratulates Carlo's Pizza House on the occasion of its 50th anniversary in business. A celebration marking the event will be held this Sunday, Dec. 14, from 12-4 p.m. at the restaurant located at 13230 Woodruff Ave. In January 1955, Carmine and Gentilina Paolucci left Lanciano, Italy with their first-born child, Teresa, and crossed the Atlantic Ocean to the United States.

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  6. 100-year-old Ventnor man just keeps on dancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... and hit is face on the cocktail table. Delgesso talked about his father, Antonio Delgesso, who emigrated from Abruzzi, Italy, in 1908 and worked on the railroad when he first came to America. The family settled in Atlantic City, and his father got a ...

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  7. U.K. Production Guild Pacts with U.S., Italian Producers GuildsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Production Guild of Great Britain has inked bi-lateral pacts with the Producers Guild of America and the Producers Guild of Italy as film and television production continues to expand in international territories. The memorandum of understanding agreements were signed by PGGB chief executive Alison Small with PGA executive director Vance Pan Petten, and separately with Martha Capello, president of the AGPCI.

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  8. News Shorts: Pinot will start season at Grand Prix la MarseillaiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Cycling News

    Thibaut Pinot , the 24-year-old FDJ rider who was third this year the Tour de France, will start his 2015 season at the Grand Prix la Marseillaise, Etoile de Bessges and the Tour of Oman, according to a recent report in L'Equipe . Pinot will once again return to the Volta Catalunya and the Tour of the Basque Country as part of his early season preparation, with his eye toward the Tour de France in July.

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  9. Recent Developments in Cardiovascular Stem Cells [Recent Developments]Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Circulation

    From the Center of Excellence on Aging, Institute of Cardiology, Department of Neuroscience and Imaging, "G. d'Annunzio" University, Chieti, Italy ; Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary ; Pharmahungary Group, Szeged, Hungary ; Texas Heart Institute, Houston ; Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine , and Institute of Molecular Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston .

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  10. Mona Lisa, a portrait of Da Vinci's Chinese mother?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | China Daily

    Mona Lisa , a portrait of Da Vinci's Chinese mother?" style="BORDER-RIGHT: #000000 0px solid; BORDER-TOP: #000000 0px solid; BORDER-LEFT: #000000 0px solid; BORDER-BOTTOM: #000000 0px solid" title="" width="449"/> Leonardo da Vinci's mother may have been a Chinese, according to new research by a Hong Kong-based Italian historian and novelist. On Nov 30, the Daily Mail carried an article about the theory put forward by Angelo Paratico who has spent the last 20 years living and working in Hong Kong.

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  11. Mona Lisa, a portrait of Da Vinci's Chinese mother?Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Asia News Network

    Leonardo da Vinci's mother may have been a Chinese, according to new research by a Hong Kong-based Italian historian and novelist. On Nov 30, the Daily Mail carried an article about the theory put forward by Angelo Paratico who has spent the last 20 years living and working in Hong Kong.

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  12. Maria C. Barretti, 69, of WestboroughRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    ... and son. She was born in Bronx, N.Y., and was the daughter of Ferdinando Cardinale and Erminia D'Antonio of Abruzzi, Italy. She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Michael Barretti Sr.; her daughter, Dina and her husband Peter Lattanzi of ...

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  13. Maria BarrettiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... and son. She was born in Bronx, NY and was the daughter of Ferdinando Cardinale and Erminia D'Antonio of Abruzzi, Italy. She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Michael Barretti, Sr.; her daughter Dina and her husband Peter Lattanzi of ...

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  14. Author asks: was Leonardo Da Vinci's mother a Chinese slave?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | South China Morning Post

    Was Leonardo da Vinci's mother a Chinese slave? That astounding theory is being put forward by a Hong Kong-based historian and novelist who has spent the last two years piecing documents together to connect the dots. And it is not the only link between the mysterious artist and thinker and this part of the world, according to Angelo Paratico.

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  15. Canadian Second World War Veterans wrap up commemorative trip to ItalyRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | Sys-Con Media

    Following a week of ceremonies marking the 70th anniversary of the Italian Campaign, Canadian Veterans bid a moving farewell to former battlegrounds and fallen comrades in official delegation led by the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today wrapped up a week of commemorative ceremonies in . Canadian Veterans participated in a number of commemorative activities, including a visit to the war cemetery in Cassino where 855 Canadians are buried.

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  16. Fredonia inks student/faculty exchange with Italian conservatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Observer

    Students in the Fredonia School of Music will have the opportunity to learn at the world renowned Pescara Conservatory in Italy, thanks to a pioneering agreement that establishes educational exchanges between the two institutions. Beginning in 2016, up to three students from each institution will be able to spend one semester studying abroad on an alternating basis.

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  17. Damage to Brain Networks Affects Stroke RecoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Bioscience Technology

    Initial results of an innovative study may significantly change how some patients are evaluated after a stroke, according to researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. For more than a century, physicians have made it a priority to learn where stroke has injured the brain and the extent of the damage.

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  18. Large-scale changes in network interactions as a physiological signature of spatial neglectRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Brain.oxfordjournals.org

    Here, we report a large-scale study of resting state functional connectivity MRI and spatial neglect following stroke in a large heterogeneous sample of first-ever stroke patients . Spatial neglect, which is typically more severe after right than left hemisphere injury, includes deficits of spatial attention and motor actions contralateral to the lesion, and low general attention due to impaired vigilance/arousal.

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  19. IRB want no repeat of Samoa boycott...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    The International Rugby Board said Monday it wanted no repeat of Samoa's threatened boycott of this weekend's match against England ahead of next year's World Cup. Samoan players perform the Siva Tau, their traditional war dance, prior the rugby union test match Italy vs Samoa in Ascoli Piceno on November 8, 2014 Samoa's players had warned they were contemplating pulling out of Saturday's clash at Twickenham as a protest against their treatment by the Samoa Rugby Union .

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  20. Verratti forced to leave Italy squad due to injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Goal.com

    The former Pescara star will miss the upcoming Euro 2016 qualifier versus Croatia and the friendly against Albania while he receives treatment in France Italy coach Antonio Conte has received some disappointing news as Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti has been forced to withdraw from the national team due to an adductor injury. The 22-year-old - who has been capped 10 times - had been unable to train with Italy after being called up last week and the Italian Football Federation confirmed on Tuesday that the midfielder has been sent home for treatment.

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