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3 hrs ago | Velonews

With doping case still open, Ulissi returns to racing

Italian Diego Ulissi returned to racing Tuesday in the Coppa Bernocchi regardless of turning in an anti-doping positive during the Giro d'Italia, which could potentially lead to a two-year ban. The Tuscan won two stages at the Italian grand tour but failed a test for Salbutamol and was later pulled from the team on June 25. "The head of team medical staff, Doctor Carlo Guardascione, gave Diego Ulissi the authorization to return to racing," Lampre said in a statement.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

PR-inside.com

New Market Research Report: Arnoldo Mondadori Editore S.p.A. (MN) -...

The company operates through segments such as Books, Magazines Italy and Magazines France, Advertising, Direct, Radio, Corporate and Other Business. Its offerings include Fiction, Non-Fiction, Paperbacks and Books for young readers.

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PR-inside.com

Salini Impregilo S.p.A. (SAL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis ...

The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

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Business Wire

White Space, Inc. Presents First in Series on Businesses Created by Diverse Americans

Many with Cuban roots have achieved notoriety in American politics including Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz, both Senators pursuing the White House. Others, whose families left Havana, have become super-athletes, like NBA star Gil Arenas or actors like Andy Garcia.

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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Eurozone economic growth forecast cut

13, 2014. . Jyrki Katainen, the new vice president of the European Union's executive commission, left, and Italian Finance Minister Pier Carlo Padoan arrive for a news conference in Milan, Italy, Saturday, Sept.

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People's Daily Online

Italians find cells that help cancer

A number of cells of the immune system help cancer spread, according to a study by a group of Italian researchers led by Douglas Noona and Adriana Albini from oncological institute Irccs Multimedica based in Sesto San Giovanni, Milan. The research was carried our together with the universities of Insubria and Messina and Varese's Ospedale di Circolo and published by the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

The Free Dictionary

Gioacchino Rossini

His best-known operas include the Italian comedies Il barbiere di Siviglia and La Cenerentola and the French-language epics Mose et Pharaon and Guillaume Tell . A tendency for inspired, song-like melodies is evident throughout his scores, which led to the nickname "The Italian Mozart ".

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Dear Kitty

Spinosaurus bigger than Tyrannosaurus, new research

Scientists have unveiled what appears to be the first truly semiaquatic dinosaur, Spinosaurus aegyptiacus. New fossils of the massive Cretaceous-era predator reveal it adapted to life in the water some 95 million years ago, providing the most compelling evidence to date of a dinosaur able to live and hunt in an aquatic environment.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Peninsula

EU seeks billions of euros to revive economy

FROM LEFT: ECB President Mario Draghi, Finnish Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen, Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem and European Stability Mechanism Managing Director Klaus Regling at the European Financial Ministers meeting in Milan, Italy. MILAN: The European Union sought ways yesterday to marshal billions of euros into its sluggish economy without getting deeper into debt, considering options from a pan-European capital market to a huge investment fund.

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Wall Street Journal

Weidmann At Odds With Draghi on ABS

MILAN, Italy-The head of Germany's central bank said Saturday he is against public guarantees for asset-backed securities as part of the European Central Bank's ABS purchase program, contradicting comments a day earlier from ECB President Mario Draghi. The ABS program, which is expected to kick off in October, forms part of ECB efforts to improve the supply of credit in the eurozone.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Husni: Malaysia's 1H Growth Among World's Best

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 13 -- Malaysia's economic growth for the first half of this year was one of the best in the world, Second Finance Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah said. He said Malaysia registered a strong growth of 6.4 per cent in the second quarter, underpinned by higher exports and continued strength in private domestic demand.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

NHK World

ASEM finance ministers' meeting ends

Finance ministers from the member nations of the Asia-Europe Meeting have agreed on the need to steadily implement sound policies to achieve economic recovery in Europe. The agreement was reached at the ASEM finance ministers' meeting in Milan, Italy, on Friday.

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Wall Street Journal

France Escapes Condemnation on Budget Targets

MILAN, Italy-France escaped condemnation for abandoning its budget targets for the next two years on Friday, after eurozone finance ministers said they would await an evaluation of Paris's budget proposals by the European Commission. Earlier this week, Finance Minister Michel Sapin said lower-than-expected growth meant France would have to delay its plan to cut its budget deficit to the 3% of gross domestic product until 2017.

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Wall Street Journal

Top Musical Festivals for Fall

FESTIVAL SEASON isn't over just because summer's done: Some of the most fun, experimental and inspiring gatherings are yet to come. Known as the Woodstock of country-and-western, the Austin City Limits Festival whoops it up for a 13th season in October.

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Forbes.com

Work And Innovation In The Italy Of The Future; The...

I'm fascinated by entrepreneurs, which is why I've spent almost twenty years writing about them and their businesses, across all sectors; how they innovate, problem solve, disrupt, and drive growth, among many other things. When I'm not covering the business start up scene, I'm writing about business management, talent, social enterprise, business education, finance, franchising for the British national press, including The Guardian and The Times, and leading business and finance journals and periodicals such as Director, Economia and Edge, as well as their online media channels.

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Reuters

Business-News-Schedule at 0830 GMT / 4.30 Am Et

The European Union puts into effect a new round of sanctions against Russia over its role in Ukraine, including restrictions on financing for some Russian state-owned companies and asset freezes on leading Russian politicians. , expect by 1000 GMT/6 AM ET, by Adrian Croft, 600 words) - UKRAINE-CRISIS/RUSSIA BANKS , expect by 1100 GMT/7 AM ET, by Katya Golubkova and Oksana Kobzeva, 960 words EDINBURGH - Supporters of keeping Scotland in the United Kingdom have clawed back a 4 percentage point lead over separatists, a YouGov poll shows, with less than a week to go before Scots vote in a referendum on independence.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

KGUN

'He would have fought'; Partner of flight attendant killed on 9/11 remembers his bravery

"It still doesn't seem like 13 years ago that this all happened," said Keith Bradkowski. "It still seems like yesterday."

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Science Daily

Scientists report first semiaquatic dinosaur, Spinosaurus: Massive...

Scientists today unveiled what appears to be the first truly semiaquatic dinosaur, Spinosaurus aegyptiacus. New fossils of the massive Cretaceous-era predator reveal it adapted to life in the water some 95 million years ago, providing the most compelling evidence to date of a dinosaur able to live and hunt in an aquatic environment.

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International Monetary Fund

Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murray, Deputy Spokesman, International Monetary Fund

MR. MURRAY: Good day, I'm William Murray from the Communications Department at the IMF, this is one of our regular biweekly press briefings. We're embargoed until 10:30 a.m. Washington time, that's 3:30 p.m. GMT.

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NatureNews

Swimming dinosaur found in Morocco

Palaeontologists are reporting the world's first known swimming dinosaur - a 15-metre-long behemoth with a crocodile-like face, feet well suited to paddling and a sail-like structure rising from its spine. The creature, Spinosaurus aegyptiacus , also had unusually dense bones, possibly to help weigh it down as it hunted its underwater prey, concludes a study in Science 1 .

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