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Local news for Venice, Italy continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | The Economist

Italian politics: The ex-Cavaliere is back on his horse

FEW events in Italy's recent history have had a more crushing effect on morale than the wrecking of the Costa Concordia , an Italian-owned and skippered liner that capsized off the island of Giglio in January 2012.


Related Topix: Europe, Italy, World News, Boat Disaster, Silvio Berlusconi,

6 hrs ago | International Business Times

George Clooney Reveals Wedding Details, Says He is Marrying Up by Choosing Amal Alamuddin

George Clooney is set to marry Amal Alamuddin on September 20, 2014 in Venice Italy bringing to an end his perennial bachelorhood which has earned him a playboy reputation and even sparked homosexuality questions.


Related Topix: Gravity, Wedding, Celebrities, George Clooney, Italy, World News,

10 hrs ago |

First new RAAF fighters to be unveiled

THE first two of the RAAF's new F-35 Lightning combat aircraft will be rolled out at a ceremony in the United States.


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Italy,

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Blanchett signs cruise ship ban petition

CATE Blanchett has signed a petition calling for a ban on cruise ships travelling in the shallow lagoon water near Venice, Italy.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Celebrities, Michael Caine

The Standard

Italian former official arrested over graft charge

Giancarlo Galan, a former minister under the governments of three-time premier Silvio Berlusconi, has been detained in a Milan prison for his alleged involvement into a major corruption probe in water city Venice, local reports said on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Europe, Italy, World News, Silvio Berlusconi,


Venice: First Fall Fest Comes Into Sharper Focus As Lineup Reveal Looms

With The New York Film Festival setting David Fincher's Gone Girl as its opener, and Toronto yesterday announcing a bevy of world premieres, the signs are getting somewhat clearer as to what to expect from Venice when it unveils its lineup in Rome tomorrow.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, New York

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WSJ Media and Advertising

Celebrities Join Fight Over Cruise Ships in Venice

The stars have come out to defend Venice from the threat of hulking cruise ships that glide perilously close to the city's historic center, lending a celebrity twist to a long-running controversy.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Fashion, Designers, Calvin Klein, Advertising


BioCasa 82 boasts bragging rights as Europe's first LEED Platinum home

There are very few LEED Platinum homes around - the green building standard's highest rating - and this scarcity becomes even more pronounced once you leave the US.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Gadgets


Italy parliament votes to allow arrest of Berlusconi ally

The Italian parliament voted on Tuesday to lift immunity from arrest for one of former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's oldest associates, implicated in a massive bribery scandal linked to a flood barrier project in Venice.


Related Topix: Europe, Italy, World News, Silvio Berlusconi, Italian Force (Italy)

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Names+Faces: Martha Stewart guests hear about Scarlett Johansson wedding bells

Scarlett Johansson said Saturday that she and journalist Romain Dauriac will wed in August, but the pregnant actress didn't give away exactly when or where.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Scarlett Johansson, Italy, World News, Wedding, Detroit, MI

Lower Township Gazette

Night in Venice to get 'Happy' with the Oscars

Featuring decorated boats, music, friends, fun and family on the bay front, the 60th annual Night in Venice Boat Parade sets sail on Saturday, July 26 beginning at 7:30 p.m. The parade lines up near the Ocean City-Longport Bridge, floating along the bay front and through the lagoons and ending at Tennessee Avenue.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Longport, NJ, Games, Card Game

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Black Country Bugle

Brave Black Country boys buried on the Italian front

IN OUR April 3 edition we told the story of Wednesbury soldier Albert Harrison, decorated for bravery while fighting in Italy in the WWI.


Related Topix: West Midlands County, England, United Kingdom, Staffordshire County, England, Shropshire County, England, Italy, World News

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Herndon High School Band Students Participate in American Music Abroad Trip

Release provided: Herndon High School sent 27 band students on a three week European Tour with the American Music Abroad Tour Group.


Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Croatia Travel, World News, Austria, Vienna, Austria Travel, Austria Travel, Italy, Herndon, VA

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Miami Herald

Decorating with historic materials

Studio owner Julie Jacko teaches a class recently as instructor Michelle Abreu assists during a class at Barre Motion in South Beach.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Scottsdale, AZ


ASE Ep. 113 Marathon Infinity lvl 20 A Converted Church in Venice, Italy

Blackstar and Narcogen face a profuse proliferation of insidious switches and spooky level design, not to mention a passel of fusion infused BOBs sent by the devilish Durandal.


Related Topix: Italy, World News,


Early morning

Early morning, a man on the pier alone with the sea. Jesolo is a town and comune in the province of Venice, Italy.


Related Topix: Italy, World News,

Tue Jul 15, 2014

KISU-TV Pocatello

Burt Wolf

Burt Wolf, an internationally syndicated television journalist and prolific public television host, provides an overview of the area and its history, then introduces the people, architecture, art, culture, food and tourist attractions of some of the world's most interesting locations.


Related Topix: Italy, World News,

Mon Jul 14, 2014


I Here Project

I write about Digital Art. Most times about art that comes out of a simulator, like fractal art -- or about coded art created by machines on cybernetic esthetics.


Related Topix: School of Visual Arts, Italy, World News,

The Winnipeg Free Press

No one thinks developer's crazy now

People didn't just think Willie Arnason was crazy. They thought he was so crazy they told him that to his face.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Canada,

Fri Jul 11, 2014

First Stop Is Miami for U.S. Premiere of Simon Ma's New World Tour Exhibit Heart Water Ink Today

Chinese crossover artist Simon Ma's new world tour exhibition "Heart Water Ink" makes its U.S. premiere in Miami today, July 12 - Oct. 19 at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University.


Related Topix: Italy, World News,