Italian fire brigade rescue cat 16 days after quake

Italian fire fighters rescued a cat named Pietro on Friday (September 9) more than two weeks after the earthquake, which killed nearly 300 people.

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“The Magnificent Seven” at the Venice Film Festival

Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, and director Antoine Fuqua present the highly anticipated film “The Magnificent Seven” at the Venice Film Festival.

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Italy rescues 500 boat migrants, six bodies off Libya

ROME (Reuters) – The Italian navy rescued nearly 500 boat migrants off the coast of Libya on Monday and recovered the bodies of six people who fell out of a leaking rubber vessel.

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Italian prosecutor proposes Morgan Stanley pay 2.9 billion euros over derivates

An Italian prosecutor has proposed that Morgan Stanley pay 2.9 billion euros (£2.4 billion) to settle derivative transactions, the bank said on Wednesday in a securities filing.

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Bodies of migrants brought to Italy: survivors tell of struggle

ROME (Reuters) – The bodies of 21 women and one man were brought ashore to Sicily on Friday as fellow migrants described scenes of panic and violence when water poured into their dinghy.

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Qatar Airways to buy 49 percent of Italy’s Meridiana

DOHA (Reuters) – Qatar Airways is to buy 49 percent of Meridiana in a move that could bolster the Italian carrier’s ability to compete in the European market.

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Bank of Italy cuts Italy’s growth outlook following Brexit

ROME (Reuters) – Italy’s economy will grow by less than one percent this year and only marginally faster in 2017, the Bank of Italy said on Friday, cutting its previous forecasts as a result of Britain’s decision to leave the European Union.

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Italian officials visit Dhaka cafe killing scene

Italian officials and relatives of the nine Italian victims of the Dhaka cafe siege visit the scene of the bloodshed. Paul Chapman reports.

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Berlusconi says close to AC Milan deal with Chinese buyers

MILAN (Reuters) – Italian tycoon and former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi said on Tuesday he was close to sealing a deal to sell Italian soccer club AC Milan to a Chinese consortium.

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Torino Classical Music Festival 2016

Torino, city of music, art, culture and eminent museums, surrounded by countryside and in continuous urban evolution, resumes its extensive calendar of cultural events of major artistic value and a draw to tourists.

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