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  1. Newcastle transfer rumours: Sissoko open to exit and Wear rivals favourites for targetRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Chronicle Live

    ... rumours suggest that the young English midfielder, compared to Geordie Paul Gasgoigne in the past, will make a move to Italy with Lazio. The Times today report that he will have a medical with the Italian capitol club today, but the Daily Mail claim ...


  2. 'White Lady' drug ring, 28 arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago |

    Rome, January 29 - Twenty-eight were arrested on Wednesday following the conclusion of an investigation into an international drug ring sparked last March when an ex-Silvio Berlusconi aide was stopped at Rome's Fiumicino airport with 24 kg of cocaine in her luggage. Federica Gagliardi was dubbed the "white lady" because she was seen dressed all in white as she descended ex-premier Berlusconi's plane as part of the G8 Toronto delegation in June 2010.


  3. Almanac for Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UPI

    ... that had begun during the October 1973 war. In 1982, kidnapped U.S. Army Brig. Gen. James Dozier was rescued in Padua, Italy, after being held 42 days by Italian Red Brigades militants. In 1986, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 72 seconds after ...


  4. Can spiders COUNT? Golden orb-web arachnids 'memorise the number...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... three and four. New-born chicks are also thought to have a grasp of numbers. Experts at the University of Padova, Italy, found that the babies perform simple addition and subtraction to keep track of their kin. Rhesus monkeys calculate the size of ...


  5. Babes In Toyland Announce spring 2015 European TourRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    Babes In Toyland , the trio Entertainment Weekly dubbed "rock's first major-label feminists," have confirmed that they will follow their first live show in 18 years with a UK tour & European festivals. The band have confirmed details for the following shows: May 24 Bristol Trinity Centre 25 Southampton Engine Rooms 26 London O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire 27 Manchester Gorilla 28 Glasgow Oran Mor 29 Barcelona, Spain Primavera Sound Festival June 3 Ravenna, Italy Beaches Brew festival "Second time's the charm," said drummer Lori Barbero.


  6. [VIDEO] One-off Pagani Zonda 760 RoadsterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | INAUTONEWS

    ... Pagani Zonda has been officially introduced back in 1999 and the model is currently being put together in Modena, Italy, being designed by Horacio Pagani. It was offered in two body styles, two-door coupe and two-door roadster, with a read ...


  7. Renzi 'won't accept FI president veto'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Rome, January 28 - Premier Matteo Renzi told a meeting of Senators for his centre-left Democratic Party that Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia is against the idea of a PD candidate becoming Italy's next president, ANSA sources said. But the premier added that he would not accept "vetoes" from the centre-right opposition group.


  8. Over 160 arrested in massive 'Ndrangheta operationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Rome, January 28 - Over 160 people were arrested on Wednesday as part of a massive operation targeting the Calabria-based 'Ndrangheta mafia, investigators announced. The powerful syndicate has spread outside its southern homeland and the arrests were in the northern regions of Emilia Romagna, Lombardia, Piemonte and Veneto as well as Sicily and Calabria.


  9. Turin, Italy man jailed for making daughters take up skiing to lose weightRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    An Italian father has been jailed for nine months for forcing his teenage daughters to go on a macrobiotic diet and do intensive skiing because they were 'too fat'. The 53-year-old's daughters, now aged 17 and 20, would spend weekends with him after he separated from their mother.


  10. Italian police to carry out anti-doping controls in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cycling News

    The Italian Olympic Committee has announced that it will work with police from the Nuclei Antisofisticazione e Sanit to carry out its anti-doping testing, especially out of competition surprise testing. The NAS is responsible for public health and have often played a key role in doping investigations in sport and especially cycling, however it appears to be the first time a police force, and in this case part of the Italian military, has been directly responsible and operational in carrying out anti-doping controls.


  11. Will the number of dioceses in Italy be cut in the near future?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | DFW Catholic

    Rome, Italy, Jan 28, 2015 / 12:03 am .- A plan to reduce the number of Italian dioceses has been widely debated in the Italian bishops conference, and a first draft of the plan has reportedly already been given to the Congregation for Bishops and has undergone some adjustments. An internal commission to study a possible reduction of Italian dioceses, by consolidation, had been established under Benedict XVI, and Pope Francis referred to it during his May 23, 2013 meeting with the General Assembly of Italian Bishops.


  12. Italy in major swoop against 'Ndrangheta mafia groupRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Italian police on Wednesday held 163 people across the country in a major move against the notorious 'Ndrangheta mafia. More than 40 of the arrests and detentions were made in Calabria, the crime group's southern homeland, but the bulk came in towns and cities across the north of Italy, where it has spread its tentacles in recent years.


  13. Hunk lags in stag arrangementsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    The star, who married Amal Clooney in September, dined with friends at the Ristorante Da Ivo in Venice, Italy the night before they wed. The restaurant's manager, Giovanni Fracassi, was called by George's assistant just 10 minutes before they were set to arrive, asking for a table for "someone important".


  14. World Allergy Organization Announces New Guidelines for Allergic Disease Prevention: ProbioticsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Wednesday, 28 January 2015 at 11:00 a.m. UTC at the Centro Congressi Fontana de Trevi - Piazza della Pilotta in Roma, Italy. The key presenters will be: Lanny J. Rosenwasser, MD, President of the World Allergy Organization and Chair of Pediatric ...


  15. Food | Chef Walter's Flavors + Knowledge: Chicken CacciatoreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Go Local

    ... fields of expertise include Italian Regional Cooking, Historical Cooking from the Roman Empire to the Unification of Italy, Sephardic Jewish Italian Cooking, Terracotta Cooking, Diabetes and Celiac. Recipient of National and International accolades, ...


  16. 'Knaves for Breakfast' feasts on its originsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Wave

    ... As such, they appear to have nothing in common. Stages' production, directed by Jill Johnson, is set in Florence, Italy, at the start of the Renaissance movement. As penance for an assortment of sins and transgressions against the church, five teens ...


  17. Lisa Lubin - www.llworldtour.comRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    region, in central Italy, north of Rome; it lies on an irregular cluster of hills overlooking the Umbrian and central Tiber valleys and Lake Trasimeno. Founded by the Umbrians, it became one of the 12 strongholds of the Etruscan Confederation and ...


  18. Molinary journeyed from Italy to RiversideRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... wrote the following: *** Gaetano (Guy) Laneve was born in Cerisano, in the State of Cosenza, Province of Calabria, Italy on Sept. 8, 1879. He immigrated to the United States from Italy in March 1899 via Ellis Island in New York. The ship he came ...


  19. Stephen Hume: B.C. soldier to receive highest civilian honourRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... suffered during mountain fighting in which he'd helped drive the Germans from a stronghold at Monte la Difensa in Italy. The fighting had been savage - casualty rates had exceeded 75 per cent - but Hilton's unit had infiltrated the enemy lines at ...


  20. Sassy Femmes Still Rock the New Mexico Art WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    ... between New York and Europe as she embraced, then shed, a succession of husbands and lovers. While living in Florence, Italy, Mabel Dodge had renovated the elegant fifteenth-century Villa Curonia, first occupied by the Medici family. There she ...