19 hrs ago
Castello Collapso! Not the ritziest villa in Sardinia, but certainly the most memorable
The first thing you notice when you drive out of north-west Sardinia's aptly-named Fertilia airport is the flowers.
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23 hrs ago
William Riley Marquis, 71
Bill passed away with his daughter Chrissy by his side of lung disease. Bill was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Ann, while stationed in Naples, Italy, and parents, Ralph and Vera Marquis, and two brothers, Ralph and Alan.
Letter: Register dogs' DNA to trace
My wife and I have been Westport residents for more than 40 years and walk regularly at Compo Beach and along the shore.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Music Director, Riccardo Muti, Receives Three New Honors
Riccardo Muti, music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra , and an internationally celebrated conductor, can now add three more awards to the dozens he has received over the course of his career.
US Warship Heading for Black Sea
The Navy informs that the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer 'USS Truxtun' has departed Souda Bay, Greece, en route to conduct combined training and theater security cooperation engagements in the Black Sea with Romanian and Bulgarian Naval forces.a T he visit of the warship to waters in the vicinity of the troubled Ukraine/Crimea region ... (more)
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Daily Times
Si Culi brings 'rustic Italian' cuisine to Berlin
Si Culi Rustic Italian Kitchen, named after an ancient Sicilian tribe, has been serving up authentic southern Italian dishes in America's coolest small town for nearly two years.
Stars and Stripes
Civilian charged with stealing from Navy denies guilt
A Navy civilian accused of forging documents and accepting more than $360,000 in illegal housing payments pleaded not guilty to charges in a federal courtroom in Iowa on Tuesday.
Great vibe and pizza make Hudson's 3 Palms worthy of a visit
Apparently, Neapolitan style pizza is the new black. Ok, that's a stretch. But a new restaurant does seem to pop up every few months specializing in this specific type of pie.
SHOCKING: This picture of two children dressed as Mario Balotelli and his former girlfriend has caused shock and anger [TWITTER] Unnamed parents dressed up their children as the Italian striker and his former partner and mother of his child Rafaella Fico during this week's carnival festivities in Napoli.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Sea Level Rise Threatens The Statue Of Liberty And Hundreds Of Other Cultural Heritage Sites
Almost 200 cultural heritage sites, including the Statue of Liberty and the Sydney Opera House, could be compromised if global warming reaches 3 degrees above pre-industrial levels, a new report in Environmental Research Letters shows.
New Canaan News-Review
Barolo revitalizes space on Main
Ask resident Shawnee Knight. "We had to wait like a half hour to get a table," she said last Thursday night, when crowds kept the place hopping late into the evening.
Is bigger always better when it comes to cruises?
Special feature: With cruise ships getting bigger and bigger all the time, we weigh up the pros and cons of the Mega Ships vs smaller, more intimate options The world's largest cruise ship, Royal Caribbean's Allure of the Seas, is capable of carrying over 5,400 guests with another 2,100 crew members to look after them! Obviously the cruise line has ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
People's Daily Online
Italy overjoyed by 'Great Beauty' Oscar win
Rome, March 3 - Italy was overjoyed Monday after its selection for best foreign film, Paolo Sorrentino's The Great Beauty, brought home the Academy Award, its eleventh in history and most ever for any country in the category.
Scottsbluff coffee shop spreading cheer through suspended coffees
Patrons at a local coffee shop in Scottsbluff are spreading cups of warm cheer to others in the community through an idea called suspended coffees.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Diomede, Falanghina, Campania, Italy, 2012
Everybody loves Italian food; it is always ranked the most popular cuisine in the world.
Red Bank Green
Red Bank: Tomatoes, Just Off the Boat
A few months from now in the fertile fields of Foggia, Italy, farmers will sow seeds for Roma plum tomatoes.
Stars and Stripes
Analysts: Black Sea port in Ukraine still key to Russia's naval interests
Ukrainian and U.S. sailors aboard of the guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf work together on the forecastle of the ship as it departs Sevastopol, Ukraine, on Jan. 30. Russian troops moved into Sevastopol in response to what Moscow said was concern about safety of ethnic Russians who constitute the majority of Crimea's inhabitants.
Pompeii wall collapse: Ancient city damaged by rain
Heavy rains are destroying Pompeii ruins, Ellen used more than an Android device at the Oscars, Oscar Pistorius pleads not guilty at his murder trial, Apple launches CarPlay, it's iOS in the car system, and North Korea releases an Australian missiona.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Italy's 'The Great Beauty' wins best foreign langu...
Visually stunning Italian drama "The Great Beauty" won the Oscar for best foreign language film on Sunday, capping its successful awards season run in the United States and Europe.