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9 hrs ago | Telegram

Mondo italiano

Italian grapes and wines have often been featured in this column, and there is no doubt of the continuing popularity of Italian wines here and across the world.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Italy, World News,

20 hrs ago | The Village Voice

Find Great Iced Coffee and 40 Years of Williamsburg History at Caffe Capri

Your local coffee spot can define your neighborhood and your daily schedule like few other things can.


Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Italy, World News, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Mummy Appears to Open and Close Her Eyes

Rosalia Lombardo died in 1920 just days before her second birthday. Her body was embalmed and interred in the Capuchin catacombs in Palermo, Italy.


Related Topix: Italy, World News

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Journal of Medical Internet Research

Experiential Virtual Scenarios With Real-Time Monitoring...

Among these, an emerging approach is the use of virtual reality within exposure-based protocols for anxiety disorders, and in particular posttraumatic stress disorder.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Psychology, Science, Belgium, Science / Technology, Virtual Reality, Health, Medicine, Stress

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Italy: Migrants Dying en Masse

Sicily's cemeteries, morgues and cold storage units are overflowing with migrant corpses, but tens of thousands more are risking their lives to cross the Mediterranean.


Related Topix: Italy, World News,

The Atlantic

The Archaeological Park of Sicilian Incompletion

Modern places are made up of layers of incomplete visions of the future, and the result is a permanent state of impermanence.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Mafia, US Politics, US News

Italy navy rescues 2,600 boat migrants

More than 2,600 migrants were rescued by the Italian navy this weekend, authorities said Monday, as police searched for new arrivals who landed by night on Sicily's southern coast.


Related Topix: Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, World News, Italy,

Sat Jul 05, 2014


Jane Fishman: That's how they do it in Italy

It's always nice to see the light of day when you are sleeping on an overnight train because it means you have actually managed to sleep, but to have someone knock on your couchette and to hear from the top level of your double-decker bunk bed a person in uniform say, "Buongiorno, mi scusi, voulete un espresso?" And then before I can even get out ... (more)


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Africa, Tanzania,

Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Here's the Sicily you haven't seen

As our car hurtled over a dirt road along a coastline rugged with limestone, jagged with mountains and spotted by mahogany-brown cows, I felt glad I was with a local.


Related Topix: Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Italy, World News, Travel

Thu Jul 03, 2014

DVD Verdict

Blood Feud

In the shadow of Mussolini's rise to power, Sicilian widow Titina Paterno has gone mad from grief after her husband was murdered by the Mafioso who is now the power in her town.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Giancarlo Giannini


Vallo di Nera

Vallo di Nera Magnificent castle that dominates the Valnerina. Among its narrow is enveloped in the magic of the Middle Ages.


Related Topix: Archaeology, Anthropology, Science, Italy, World News,

Wed Jul 02, 2014


MicroRNA-133 Modulates the {beta}1-Adrenergic Receptor Transduction Cascade [Integrative Physiology]

From the Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Rozzano, Milan, Italy ; Multimedica, Milan, Italy ; University of Milan Bicocca, Milan, Italy ; Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine, Padova, Italy ; University of Padova, Padova, Italy ; Institute of Genetic and Biomedical Research-Milan Unit, Milan, Italy ; University "Federico II," Naples, ... (more)


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Genetics, Medicine,

80 more migrants drowned in latest Italy boat tragedy

Eighty more migrants are feared drowned after another shipwreck off Italy, just days after dozens of others suffocated in the hold of an overcrowded fishing boat.


Related Topix: Italy, World News,


Eighty-one more migrants reported dead or missing on sea route to Italy - UNHCR

Migrants arriving on boats in southern Italy say 81 other people travelling with them have died or gone missing during their sea journeys from north Africa, the UN refugee agency said on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Italy, World News,

Dozens of migrants lost at sea - survivors

Around 75 migrants are lost at sea according to survivors of a shipwreck off Italy who were plucked to safety by the navy, the UN's refugee agency said on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Italy, World News

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Marine News

Lampedusa Shipwreck Victims Abused: Police Detain 5

Italian police have detained five people in an operation in Agrigento, Catania, Milano, Rome and Turin in a probe into the October 3, 2013 migrant boat disaster off Lampedusa that killed 366 people.


Related Topix: Europe, Italy, World News, Boat Disaster, Drugs

Sat Jun 28, 2014

New York Daily News

Cop who fought Mafia honored 100 years after murder

Mourners gathered in Calvary Cemetery in Queens Saturday to honor Lt. Joseph Petrosino.


Related Topix: Mafia, Italy, World News

Fri Jun 27, 2014

The United Nations and the Global Scourge of Human Trafficking

There is an innate cruelness buried deep within the hearts of certain members of our society that when unleashed shatters the very foundation what is good and decent.


Related Topix: Italy, World News

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Belmont Club

What Do You Mean We, Kemo Sabe?

It's a scene straight out of fiction . Refugees from North Africa , packed like sardines in small boats are streaming in droves across the Med to Italy.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, US News, Conservative Political News

KKLA-FM Glendale

Italian Priest Charged with Soliciting Sexual Favors from Desperate Refugees

The Catholic Church in Italy is facing an embarrassing scandal after the arrest of a priest accused of demanding sexual favors from immigrants seeking political asylum in Sicily.


Related Topix: Europe, Italy, World News, Roman Catholic Church, Religion,