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Large Earthquake Strikes Central Italy, Killing Several People

A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck central Italy, leaving at least 37 people dead and 150 missing, as rescuers search for survivors. Many of the dead were in the village of Pescara del Tronto which was levelled to the ground … Continue reading

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Family of pickaxe killing victim to sue Interior Ministry

IMG title=”” alt=”” src=”http://www.mineralmuseum.eu/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/wpid-efe98dd38ef0b507e2b55c41b32b825e.jpg” IMG class=hide alt=”Family of pickaxe killing victim to sue Interior Ministry” src=”http://www.mineralmuseum.eu/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/wpid-efe98dd38ef0b507e2b55c41b32b825e.jpg” (ANSA) – Milan, February 19 – The family of a man killed last year when a Ghanaian migrant went on a pickaxe killing spree … Continue reading

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E-cigarette advocates say bad press, taxes killing sector

(ANSA) – Rome, December 12 – Bad press and new taxes are threatening the electronic-cigarette sector in Italy, an e-cigarette business leader announced on Thursday at a presentation in Rome. “In 2013, electronic cigarette sales fell by 50%, equal to … Continue reading

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Roma youth gets sentence reduced for killing policeman

(ANSA) – Milan, December 9 – The juvenile section of the Milan Appeals Court has sentenced Remi Nikolic to nine years and eight months of detention for killing a policeman in January 2012. Nikolic was driving an off-road vehicle when … Continue reading

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Court sentences security guard to 2 years for killing thief

(ANSA) – Bergamo, December 6 – A court in Bergamo on Friday sentenced a private security guard, 57-year-old Oscar Lombardoni, to two years in jail for killing a thief he caught stealing at night last June in a supermarket in … Continue reading

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Mother arrested on suspicion of killing 14-month-old son

(ANSA) – Verona, December 4 – Police on Wednesday arrested a 40-year-old woman on suspicion of murdering her 14-month-old son. The infant died earlier Wednesday on his way to the hospital after his mother called emergency services, who alerted police … Continue reading

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Parliament to open new probe into Moro killing

(ANSA) – Rome, October 17 – An Italian parliamentary committee has been tasked with opening up a new investigation to determine the truth behind the kidnapping and killing of former Premier Aldo Moro in 1978. Moro, a leading member of … Continue reading

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