Puglia, Italy Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. In Italian hospital since ferry fire, last Greek returns homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | EKathimerini

    Petros Lianos, the last Greek national who had remained hospitalized in Italy after being rescued from the Norman Atlantic following a fire that broke out on the Italian-flagged, Greek-chartered vessel on December 28, returned to Athens on Monday. On the same day, firefighters at the port of Brindisi were conducting investigations in the vesselA's hold while the boat was expected to be towed closer to the docks within the next few days.

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  2. Aboard the ghost ship abandoned off the Italian coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Mashable

    His cousins were among more than 3,000 migrants killed crossing the Mediterranean last year - the sea's deadliest year on record . Yet, like so many before him, Jawabrah decided he'd risk dying at sea for the chance to get his family a better life in Europe.

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  3. Fierce heat on charred Greek ferry slows search for bodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    Italian firefighters and forensic experts searching for bodies inside a fire-charred ferry braved fierce heat and thick, black smoke Monday for the third straight day but still did not reach the crucial site where the blaze broke out, authorities said. The experts have been trying to get into the Norman Atlantic ferry's car deck, where a pre-dawn blaze began Dec. 28 while the ship sailed from Greece to Italy, Brindisi Coast Guard Capt.

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  4. Fierce heat on charred Norman Atlantic slows search for bodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | EKathimerini

    Italian firefighters and forensic experts searching for bodies inside a fire-charred ferry braved fierce heat and thick, black smoke Monday for the third straight day but still did not reach the crucial site where the blaze broke out, authorities said. The experts have been trying to get into the Norman Atlantic ferry's car deck, where a pre-dawn blaze began Dec. 28 while the ship sailed from Greece to Italy, Brindisi Coast Guard Capt.

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  5. Fierce heat on charred Greece-Italy ferry slows search for bodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | CBC News

    Smoke rises from the Norman Atlantic ferry docked at Brindisi harbour on Jan. 3. The ferry caught fire during a Dec. 28 sailing from Greece to Italy, leaving at least 11 dead. Italian firefighters and forensic experts searching for bodies inside a fire-charred ferry braved fierce heat and thick, black smoke Monday for the third straight day but still did not reach the crucial site where the blaze broke out, authorities said.

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  6. Smoke slows down probe of ferry disaster, more bodies may be foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | ANSA.it

    Brindisi, January 5 - Continued smoke and heat in parts of the fire-stricken ferry Norman Atlantic constrained investigators Monday as they worked to understand the cause of the disaster that killed at least 11 people. Prosecutors have suggested more bodies may eventually be found inside the multi-deck car ferry that caught fire more than one week ago while heading from Greece to Italy.

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  7. European banks have limited exposure to Greece, JPMorgan saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | EKathimerini

    EuropeA's biggest banks have limited risk tied to Greece after selling local units and cutting holdings of the countryA's bonds, according to JPMorgan Chase & Co. Six banks in Germany and France have about 5 billion euros of credit to Greek clients, JPMorgan analysts Kian Abouhossein and Delphine Lee wrote in an e-mailed report from London today.

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  8. Searchers brave searing heat of Greek ferry, looking for more bodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | CTV

    Italian firefighters and forensic experts searching for bodies inside a fire-damaged ferry are braving fierce heat and thick, black smoke for the third straight day. Brindisi Coast Guard Capt.

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  9. Heat, smoke delay search of Greek ferry for bodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | HeraldNet

    For a second day, fierce heat from a slow-burning blaze kept firefighters and other investigators on Saturday from searching the hold and vehicle decks of a Greek ferry for more bodies. At least 11 people perished in the pre-dawn blaze on Dec. 28 aboard the Norman Atlantic, on a voyage between Greece and Italy.

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  10. Fire still hampering rescue in Italian ferry disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Examiner.com

    While stormy seas and monsoon rains continue to hamper efforts to recover AirAsia fight 8105 from the bottom of the Java Sea, fierce heat from a slow burning fire have kept recovery teams from searching the decks and hold of the Norman Atlantic ferry that was destroyed as it made its way from Greece to Italy last Sunday. The fire erupted before on a car deck before dawn on December 29th, and the passengers were forced to huddle on the upper decks for 24 hours as they were pounded by rain and hail as well as choked by the black smoke until Italian and Greek coast guard and military crews were able to rescue them.

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  11. Italian ferry investigation slowed by fire as family members mournRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Reuters

    As family members mourn their lost loved ones, Greek and Italian authorities faced delays on their investigation into why a ferry caught fire en route from Greece to Italy. Justin Mitchell reports.

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  12. Heat, Smoke Delay Search of Greek Ferry for BodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | FireHouse.com

    For a second day, fierce heat from a slow-burning blaze kept firefighters and other investigators on Saturday from searching the hold and vehicle decks of a Greek ferry for more bodies. At least 11 people perished in the pre-dawn blaze on Dec. 28 aboard the Norman Atlantic, on a voyage between Greece and Italy.

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  13. 360 migrants leave Italy - ghost ship'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Italian authorities disembarked 360 cold and hungry migrants Saturday from a ship left adrift by its crew off the country's coast, with some having paid up to $8,000 to traffickers for the perilous journey. It was the latest in a wave of such incidents involving migrants crossing the Mediterranean to flee conflict and poverty in the Middle East and Africa and attempting to reach Europe by sea.

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  14. Hundreds of immigrants land in Italy from ship abandoned by crewRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Italian authorities Saturday took charge of 360 immigrants who landed from the freighter Ezadeen at the southern port of Corigliano Calabro, from where they were taken to various assistance centers in the area. Among 360 traveling on the ship there were 243 men, 43 women and 74 minors, according to Filippo Marini, spokesman for the Italian coast guard that boarded the merchant ship Friday before dawn.

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  15. AP Top News at 11:27 p.m. ESTRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Divers were grappling with light rain and rolling waves Sunday as they tried to reach what is believed to be the fuselage of AirAsia Flight 8501, resting on the ocean floor near three other large objects. So far, only 30 bodies have been recovered from last week's crash and officials believe many of the remaining 132 passengers and crew are strapped to their seats inside the plane, said National Search and Rescue deputy chief Tatang Zainudin.

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  16. Heat and smoke restricts search of burnt out ferryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | ITV

    The charred remains of a ferry which caught fire in the Adriatic Sea, killing at least 11 people, have been brought in to harbour in Italy. Italy's Coast Guard said 477 people were rescued and 11 people have been confirmed dead.

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  17. Blaze keeps Italian firefighters at bay on burning ferryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | SFGate

    Italian firemen embark on the Italian-owned Norman Atlantic ferry moored at the pier at the port of Brindisi on January 3, 2015. Bari prosecutor Giuseppe Volpe ordered the Italian-owned vessel to be towed to Brindisi so that it can be searched for corpses and for clues as to what caused the huge fire that erupted on board on December 28. The fire led to the deaths of at least 13 people and there are fears the final toll could be higher amid uncertainty over how many people were actually on board.

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  18. Italy 'ghost ship' migrants paid up to US$8,000 each to traffickersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The migrants have been preyed upon by people smugglers, who have recently resorted to a new tactic of abandoning "ghost ships" full of desperate travellers off European coasts. Some 500 Syrian would-be immigrants arrive aboard the Ezadeen ship at Corigliano harbour, southern Italy.

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  19. Fires still burning on Italian ferry, hampering body searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | ABC News

    An Italian prosecutor says emergency workers have not found any bodies on the burnt-out hulk of the Norman Atlantic ferry during inspections in the southern Italian port of Brindisi, but has warned that access to the wreck is still limited due to the large amount of smoke and danger of fires. Prosecutor Giuseppe Volpe told journalists that Saturday's investigations, which involved the fire brigade, scientific police and port authorities, focused on the security systems, fire safety and evacuation measures of the ferry.

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  20. Greek Ferry Smolders: Search for Bodies DelayedRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Smoke billows from the Italian-flagged Norman Atlantic ferry after it was towed into the port of Brindisi, southern Italy on Saturday.

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