Sicilia, Italy Newswire

Sicilia, Italy Newswire

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  1. EU to continue Libyan coast guard training after attack on migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    The European Union will go ahead with training for the Libyan coast guard this week, days after a coast guard vessel allegedly attacked a boat carrying migrants, causing four of them to drown. Migrants wait for disembark from Royal Navy Ship HMS Enterprise in the Sicilian harbour of Catania, Italy, October 23, 2016.


  2. Rick Steves: Bounty of lesser-known treats to sweeten tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 21 | SFGate

    We all know that Belgians are connoisseurs of fine chocolate, and Italy's gelato is an edible art form. In France, travelers look for tempting patisseries where they can indulge in eclairs, fruit tarts and macarons.


  3. Assets worth $10 million seized from Sicilian businessmanRead the original story

    Friday Oct 21 |

    NK World , Rome, Oct 21 : Italy's anti-mafia directorate on Friday impounded assets worth 10 million euros from alleged Sicilian mafia member and businessman Giuseppe Montalbano. The expropriation of the assets followed a probe by anti-mafia investigators in Trapani that uncovered "suspect money flows" involving Montalbano's cement-making firm Tre Noci, investigators asid.


  4. FHS announces fall productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 20 | The Fairfield Ledger

    The title references Wotherspoon's belief that every captivating story begins with the thought: "What if . . . ?" The production is comprised of three short plays and a mini-musical, which answer that question in wildly diverse ways.


  5. Mother-to-be, 32, dies following miscarriage of her twins after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 20 | Daily Mail

    Mother-to-be, 32, dies following miscarriage of her twins after Italian doctor 'refused to terminate them because he was a "conscientious objector" to abortion' A mother-to-be has died following the miscarriage of her twins after an Italian doctor reportedly refused to terminate them because he was a 'conscientious objector' to abortion. Her family have said the doctor treating her refused to abort the foetuses due to his beliefs, but Cannizzaro Hospital in Catania has rejected the claims.


  6. Investment banks scramble to fill top jobs in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | Reuters

    Headhunters are trying to lure Italian bankers in London back to jobs at home, hoping to use Britain's vote to leave the EU as leverage to fill a string of vacancies at investment banks in Europe's fourth largest economy. American, British, French and Japanese investment banks are looking for a total of six dealmakers to head their businesses in Italy after a number of senior bankers jumped ship for top jobs at Italian corporates.


  7. Italy abortion row as woman dies after hospital miscarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 20 | BBC News

    Italian prosecutors have begun an inquiry into the death after a miscarriage of a woman of 32 who was pregnant with twins. The family of Valentina Milluzzo said the doctor treating her refused to abort the foetuses because he was a "conscientious objector" to abortion.


  8. What's New in Culinary CruisesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 19 | US News & World Report

    Today's cruisers are in search of extraordinary culinary experiences with international cuisine, healthy menu options, fine wines and craft cocktails. Culinary cruises have taken the high seas by storm in recent years.


  9. Record numbers of unaccompanied children arrive in Italy UNICEFRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 18 | PressReleasePoint

    ROME/GENEVA, 18 October 2016 - Three newborn babies, two born on Italian Coastguard boats in the Central Mediterranean and one at port, are among the newest arrivals of refugee and migrant children in Italy, as numbers of children hit record levels, says UNICEF. In the first nine months of 2016 more children arrived by sea in Italy than in all of last year.


  10. Procedural and Long-Term Outcomes of Bioresorbable Scaffolds Versus...Read the original story

    Friday Oct 7 | Circulation

    From the Interventional Cardiology Unit, Cardio-Thoraco-Vascular Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy ; Interventional Cardiovascular Research and Clinical Trials, The Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY ; Department of Cardiology, Reina SofA a Hospital, University of CA3rdoba , Spain ; Interventional Cardiology Unit, Division of Cardiology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain ; Division of Cardiology, Ferrarotto Hospital and Policlinico Vittorio Emanuele University Hospitals, Catania, Italy ; and Interventional Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute, University of Montreal, QC, Canada .


  11. New restaurant brings taste of Little Italy to Bay St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 18 |

    A pit stop in Bay St. Louis made such a big impression on two restaurant owners, they decided to adjust their plans and settle here. Italian Garden Restaurant opened Saturday at 828 U.S. 90 in the Bay, across from Bay Arts Center, and is owned by Giovanni Karelli and his wife, Mergita Sadiku.


  12. Italian festival's hot new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 17 |

    Italian festival will be moving to the Botanical Gardens and Alessia Handford and Leonardo Prandi couldn't be happier about it. PICTURE: Katrina Bridgeford A CROWD so hungry for all things Mediterranean means Darwin's next Italian Festival will be moved to an even bigger and better venue.


  13. Torino moves up to 4th in Serie A with 4-1 win at PalermoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 17 | The Washington Post

    Torino's Adem Ljajic is celebrated by his teammates, left, after scoring during the Serie A soccer match between Palermo and Torino, at the Renzo Barbera stadium in Palermo, Italy, Monday, Oct. 17, 2016. PALERMO, Sicily - Torino moved into fourth place with a 4-1 win at Palermo on Monday, ruining the Sicilian hosts' celebration of their 1,000th Serie A match.


  14. BMFLs Help Relaunch ColosseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 14 | Live Design Online

    The Colosseum in Rome world famous heritage site and one of Italy's most popular tourist attractions - was originally constructed in 70 80 AD and is the largest amphitheatre ever built. This summer it was reopened after three years of extensive refurbishments the first in its history.


  15. Galloping very soon to the 'undisputed queen of street food' in Catania, Sicily.Read the original story

    Friday Oct 14 | The Potable Curmudgeon

    If you're planning on visiting Sicily , and you have a friend in Italy , then you ask him questions about vital topics like food and drink. Earlier today I was chatting with Fabio, who runs a beer bar in Arezzo and has been very helpful during trip planning.


  16. Calcata, Italian town that lost Jesus' foreskinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 14 | South China Morning Post

    The medieval village of Calcata Vecchia sits atop a volcanic rock outcrop that rises more than 100 metres from the Treja River valley. Viterbo province, Lazio region, Italy.


  17. Toddler among 129 migrants rescued in MediterraneanRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 12 |

    Catania , Oct 13 : A toddler was among 129 migrants who reached the Sicilian port of Catania after being rescued in the Mediterranean, Italian coastguard reported on Wednesday. The migrants are mainly form Senegal and Ivory coast and were rescued from a rubber dinghy off the Libyan coast on Sunday, according to the report.


  18. Pentagon says will respond, in time, to missile attacks on shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 12 | Reuters

    Oct 12 The Pentagon said it would respond "at the appropriate time and in the appropriate manner" after a new, attempted missile attack on a U.S. Navy destroyer off the coast of Yemen on Wednesday, the second such incident in four days. Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook said the USS Mason detected at least one missile launched from Houthi-controlled territory near Al Hudaydah, Yemen.


  19. Italy judge jails 3 for 20 years each over deadly 2015 migrant voyageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 12 |

    PALERMO, Italy: An Italian judge sentenced three men to 20 years each in jail on Wednesday for their role in packing hundreds of migrants into a boat in which 49 suffocated in the Mediterranean last August, a legal source said. The judge in Catania, Sicily, found the three guilty of murder and facilitating illegal immigration, more than a year after rescuers recovered the victims from the hold of a fishing boat from which they also pulled 312 survivors.


  20. Low HDL-C, high TG increase risk for diabetic kidney diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 12 | PhysOrg Weblog

    For patients with diabetes, low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and high triglyceride levels are associated with increased risk of diabetic kidney disease , according to a study published online Oct. 4 in Diabetes Care . Giuseppina T. Russo, M.D., Ph.D., from the University of Messina in Italy, and colleagues conducted an observational retrospective study involving 15,362 patients attending Italian diabetes centers with baseline eGFR a30 percent , albuminuria , and developing one abnormality .