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Coffee drinkers pay it forward amid crisis
THE artificial sweetener NutraSweet has been deemed safe for people to consume at the levels currently used in diet soft drinks.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Aerial views to keep you going until Christmas: Astonishing images of Vesuvius and Grand Canyon
Taken from a height of 423 miles, this is a fascinating view straight down into the caldera of Italy's snow-covered Mount Vesuvius.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Away in amanger
In 1223, St. Francis, while visiting Grecio, Italy, created an outdoor scene recreating the nativity for Christmas Midnight Mass.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Miami New Times
Pummarola 'Pizza Bar' Opening in Coral Gables Today
Short of hopping a plane to Naples -- Italy, that is, not Florida's sleepy west coast city -- it's not always easy to find authentic Neapolitan pizza.
Italian president criticises pessimism about the south
Rome, December 6 - Italian President Giorgio Napolitano encouraged people to look at the ''positive side of the situation'' in Naples and southern Italy in an interview published Friday.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Pizza outside the box
Is there room for another wood-fired brick-oven pizza joint? What seemed to be a diminishing restaurant trend in America ten years ago has risen up with a yeasty fervency.
Dec. 5, 2013: Sardinia flood; out-of-state companies; Jays seat
I have just read "'Apocalyptic' storm floods Sardinia." It brought memories of such a storm while I was stationed on Corsica in October 1944.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
'Kosovo can have small chair in UN corridors'
Parliament Speaker Nebojsa Stefanoviae has said that he "does not know who in the government is working against the interests of the state."
Army chief visits NATO command in Naples
Serbian Army chief-of-staff Gen. Ljubisa Dikoviae has met with commander of NATO Allied Joint Force Command Admiral Bruce Clingan in Naples, Italy.
PM expects difficulties with 'judiciary issues'
PM Ivica Daeiae said on Wednesday he expected the talks with Pristina in Brussels on Thursday to be "most problematic in connection to judiciary issues."
Scores have been released for the 2012 PISA tests of most of the rich OECD countries and some poorer countries.
Left-wing union blasts labour deal reached with Indesit
Rome, December 4 - The left-wing Italian union FIOM-CGIL on Wednesday slammed a labour deal reached with home-appliance maker Indesit.
Govt tackles illegal-waste management emergency
Rome, December 3 - The Italian government on Tuesday passed a decree which makes burning waste a crime in an "unprecedented response" to growing illegal garbage-management practices which have plagued in particular the southern Campania region, Premier Enrico Letta said.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Italy passes decree against illegal waste disposal
Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta announced measures on Tuesday to try to combat a fresh rubbish emergency in the area around the southern city of Naples where organized crime and widespread abuse have created a chronic environmental crisis.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Other Occasions: Margaret Tironi
Margaret came to America from Benevento Italy on July 4,1931. She is the mother to four beloved sons;Rocky, Lorenzo,Louie,and Johnny and four "daughters" Rita, Dolores, Trudy, & Stephanie.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Virgin Islands Daily News
V.I. Labor Department, Rare Earth Studio offer shell engraving workshops
The conch shell, recently named the official shell of the Virgin Islands, could be the foundation of the development of an antique craft in the Caribbean.
Echoes of The Iliad through history
The Iliad was largely believed to belong to myth and legend until Heinrich Schliemann set out to prove the true history behind Homer's epic poem and find the remnants of the Trojan War.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Bolzano tops wealth chart
Rome, November 27 - The northern Italian province of Bolzano is the richest place in Italy, statistics agency Istat said Wednesday.
From Italy to Duluth: Happy Holidays
Holidays also are a time of year that we need to remember that many Americans are serving in the U.S. military in locations around the world.