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  1. Grand Prairie is the least hipster city in the country, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... Grand Prairie wasn't dead last, checking in at No. 443, ahead of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain; Messina, Italy; and Gelsenkirchen, Germany. The top city on the list - the only one to out-hipster Portland - was Brighton and Hove, England, a city ...

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  2. NBA Rumors: Spurs' Ettore Messina to Interview for Hornets' HC OpeningRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 15 | BleacherReport

    ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Sunday that the Spurs granted permission for the Hornets to interview Messina, who is familiar with Hornets general manager The 58-year-old Messina is a native of Italy who has been part of Gregg Popovich's staff with the Spurs since 2014. In 17 seasons as a head coach in Europe, Messina went 279-98 and won four EuroLeague championships.

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  3. The Mob Town That Conspired to Gang Rape a GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | TheDailyBeast.com

    A 13-year-old girl was gang raped repeatedly for more than two years by her scorned boyfriend's mafiosi buddies in southern Italy. The whole town knew.

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  4. Curl Curl hydrofoil to return to Sydney HarbourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 1 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... from where it was built. Andrew Heighway with the old Sydney hydrofoil (the Curl Curl) being restored in Messina, Italy where it was built in 1972. "To me she was a massive part of the history of this harbour. I hope we can tap into this desire to ...

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  5. Italo-Moroccan ISIS militant arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | ANSA.it

    Rome, March 28 - An Italo-Moroccan accused of belonging to the Islamic State Islamist terror group was arrested in Turin on Wednesday and police said he had been planning to use trucks for attacks and seeking 'lone wolves' to carry them out. He was the second alleged terrorist to be arrested in Italy in two days.

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  6. Evidence for a giant flood in the central Mediterranean SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    Marine scientists have uncovered evidence of one of the largest floods in Earth's history in the central Mediterranean seafloor. The flood, known as the Zanclean flood, is thought to have ended the Messinian Salinity Crisis , a period during which the Mediterranean Sea became partially dried up.

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  7. New Game: LOGistICAL: ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | MobyGames

    LOGistICAL: Italy brings you all the fun and puzzling of LOGistICAL with even more towns, more puzzles and much more to do. - You start with a small trucking company in Sicily, and a big work opportunity in Agrigento is about to change the future of your business forever.

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  8. Nigeria:Malabu Scandal - ENI's Lawyer, Others Arrested for Allegedly...Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    A popular Italian lawyer working for oil giant Eni, Piero Amara, was arrested alongside 14 other people on Tuesday by Italian investigators over an intricate plan to spy and muddle a number of investigations undertaken including investigation into OPL 245, infamously known as the Malabu Oil scandal. Last October, Italian prosecutors charged officials of Royal Dutch Shell, including Malcom Brinded, the second senior official of the oil firm in 2011 when the controversial $1.3 billion deal was struck.

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  9. Italian police make 15 corruption arrestsRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    Italian police has arrested 15 people over corruption-related crimes, including a former prosecutor and a retired judge, according to a statement released by the finance guard on Tuesday. The 15 suspects "made up two criminal associations," said the joint statement by prosecutors in the Sicilian city of Messina and in Rome.

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  10. Saving refugees in the Mediterranean SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    Refugees, mostly from Eritrea, are rescued from an overcrowded wooden boat, 34 miles north of Kasr El-Karabulli in Libya. [Giuseppe Carotenuto/Al Jazeera] A fortnight ago, the crew of the Dutch NGO boat Sea Watch 3 saved 165 people onboard a rubber vessel north of Libya.

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  11. Palermo Italian culture capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | ANSA.it

    Palermo, January 29 - Premier Paolo Gentiloni and Culture Minister Dario Franceschini on Monday kicked off Palermo's year as Italian Culture Capital. Speaking to local dignitaries including Mayor Leoluca Orlando and Sicily Governor Nello Musumeci, Gentiloni said Palermo was "changing" after years of being depicted via "stereotypes".

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  12. Intesa to plough 5 bn into tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | ANSA.it

    Rome, January 11 - Italy's largest bank by assets Intesa Sanpaolo said Thursday it was ready to plough five billion euros over three years into Italy's tourism sector after a deal with the culture ministry. The three-year 'Pact for Tourism 4.0' will be accompanied by "a series of measures of joint action all along the chain of production of the firms in the sector, the two sides said.

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  13. Intesa to plough 5 bn into tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | ANSA.it

    Rome, January 11 - Italy's largest bank by assets Intesa Sanpaolo said Thursday it was ready to plough five billion euros over three years into Italy's tourism sector after a deal with the culture ministry. The three-year 'Pact for Tourism 4.0' will be accompanied by "a series of measures of joint action all along the chain of production of the firms in the sector, the two sides said.

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  14. Savouring Sicilian wine and foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | The Chronicle Herald

    Sicily is located a short distance across the Strait of Messina from Southern Italy's mainland and its food and wine culture are quite different than the rest of Italy. While the island was long challenged with a wine industry focused on volume and bulk blends, Sicilian wine producers are now being lavished with praise.

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  15. Sciuri Pasticceria Brings More Italian Sweets to The BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Miami New Times

    Alessandro Buono always loved the delicate sweets of his native Sicily, but was never quite an adept baker. Nevertheless the now heavily tattooed and pierced 22-year-old and his family late last year opened Sciuri Pasticceria e Rosticceria Siciliana just off of South Beach's Fifth Street.

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  16. On This Day: Earthquake kills scores in Messina, ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2017 | UPI

    In 1832, John Calhoun, at odds with U.S. President Andrew Jackson, became the first U.S. vice president to resign. In 1865, French film pioneers Auguste Lumiere and Louis Lumiere showed the first commercial motion pictures at a Paris cafe.

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  17. 10 mn seized from fugitive MatacenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | ANSA.it

    Rome, December 21 - Reggio Calabria anti-mafia investigators have executed a court order for the seizure of assets worth over 10 million euros from Amedeo Matacena, a former lawmaker for Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia party who is a fugitive of Italian justice, sources said Thursday. Matacena, who has been convicted of external involvement in mafia association, lives in Dubai.

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  18. Tsunamis Fast FactsRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2017 | WAAY

    ... December 28, 1908 - An estimated 70,000-100,000 people are killed when a 7.2 magnitude earthquake strikes Messina, Italy, and causes a tsunami in the Straights of Messina. May 22, 1960 - An estimated 1,500 people are killed when a magnitude 9.5 ...

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  19. Giro d'Italia Route 2018 RevealedRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2017 | Daily Peloton

    Starting in Israel and finish in Rome the 2018 Giro d'Italia offers up eight summit finishes and 44km of time trials, though no team time trial. The 2018 Giro d'Italia will start on May 4th in the city of Jerusalem, the first time a Grand Tour has ever started outside Europe.

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  20. EXTRAcol-nadalin.30_1127201.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Prince George Citizen

    Lino Nadalin, back right, poses with Alessandro Micelli, back left, Maria Grazia, Mario and Vito Micelli at the al Ponte Osteria Pizzeria in Morsano, Italy. Lino and I just got back from a trip to visit his family in Morsano, Italy.

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