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36 min ago | Xinhuanet

Economic growth predictions for Italy lowered as recovery hopes dented

Hopes for momentum for Italy's slow-moving economic recovery took a blow this week, when the International Monetary Fund lowered its growth estimates for the country's economy, just days after the Bank of Italy made a similar move.


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4 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Mayor de Blasio spends Italy vacation in meetings with political leaders

The Italian getaway Mayor de Blasio repeatedly billed as a much-needed 'family vacation' is filled with meetings with political leaders, long ceremonies with speeches and seemingly little down time.


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6 hrs ago |

Barletta Fact and Fiction

The city of Barletta has about 94,000 residents and can be found in the south eastern part of Italy.


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11 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Skipper's antics upset

As the stricken Costa Concordia limped its way towards Genoa last week, Italy was remembering the 32 people who lost their lives in the cruise ship disaster.


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15 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

Costa Concordia wreck reaches final destination

A federal judge has ruled that the District of Columbia's ban on carrying handguns outside the home is unconstitutional.


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19 hrs ago | The Straits Times

Costa Concordia nears Italian port to be broken up for scrap

The refloated wreck of the Costa Concordia cruise ship being dragged to the harbor of Pra di Voltri near Genoa early on Sunday, July 27, 2014.


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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Staten Island man's return to hometown in Sicily an emotional reunion after 55 years

The scene in Noto, Sicily as seen through the lens of photographer and Staten Island resident Mario Belluomo.


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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Jewish WorldHungary's Rome Envoy-to-Be Withdraws after Anti-Semitic Comments

Hungary's choice to become ambassador to Italy has backed down amid mounting international protest against his appointment because of anti-Semitic statements.


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New York Post

How Mona Lisaa s smile led to love affairs and suicides

In 1516, when he was 64 years old, Leonardo da Vinci found himself at a crossroads.


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Pope goes to stronghold of Naples-area mobsters

Pope Francis has traveled to a southern Italian stronghold of a clan of mobsters who poisoned local farmlands by dumping illicitly trafficked toxic waste.


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New York Daily News

Mayor de Blasio, daughter Chiara draw crowd on Italian beach

The mayor and his daughter graciously posed for pictures with well-wishes onshore as they visited the waters of the Adriatic Sea while in the city of Pescara.


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Bangkok Post

Italy's Renzi runs into trouble on key...

Italy's energetic Premier Matteo Renzi has staked his reputation at home and abroad on an ambitious reform agenda, but he may have underestimated how difficult it would be to win over unruly opposition parties.


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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

Find Rugged Beauty, Slow Pace In Italy

If you ever get tired of life, skip the therapist and head directly to Cinque Terre, the Italian Riviera of Italy.


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Comment: A song to inspire and unite nations

THE Commonwealth Games opening ceremony had, for each of us, high points as well as, er, less distinguished moments.


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Phoenix New Times

Summer Deals: Family-Style Italian Dining at Uncle Louie in Scottsdale

So far we've shown you a lot of great places for date nights and two-person dinners for cheap eats in Phoenix, but Uncle Louie The Restaurant is offering something up this summer that's fit for a family of four.


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Russia Taday

US paratroopers arrested in Italy for allegedly raping, robbing pregnant Romanian

Two American paratroopers stationed at a US military base in Italy have been arrested for allegedly beating, raping and robbing a pregnant Romanian prostitute in her six month, whose sex services they originally offered to pay for.


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The Daily Beast

The Racism of Disaster CoverageBy Barbie Latza Nadeau

During the 10 day period from the time the wrecked luxury cruise ship Costa Concordia began to rise from its watery grave off the shore of the small Italian island of Giglio to the moment when it began its impressive journey to Genoa in a spectacular $1.2 billion salvage operation, a few hundred miles away about 260 migrants died at sea in separate ... (more)


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Unique DEVA Technology From Powersoft Key To Diffrazioni Multimedia Festival In Italy

The first Diffrazioni Multimedia Festival recently took place at Bardini Museum in Firenze, Italy, with a key interactive installation supported by DEVA, a technology created by Powersoft .


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Thu Jul 24, 2014

WTAS Global Establishes Presence in Italy

Jul 24, 2014--WTAS Global is establishing a presence in Milan and Brescia, Italy, through the addition of Studio Associato De Vecchi.


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The Willits News

Museums plan Piero di Cosimo exhibit in US, Italy

Renaissance artist Piero di Cosimo's career in painting will be examined next year in a major exhibition planned for Washington and Florence, Italy.


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