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After Government Falls, Italy Must Navigate Pandemic on ‘Cruise Control’

After Government Falls, Italy Must Navigate Pandemic on ‘Cruise Control’

After Government Falls, Italy Must Navigate Pandemic on ‘Cruise Control’ After Government Falls, Italy Must Navigate Pandemic on ‘Cruise Control’ ROME — The Italian prime minister resigned on Tuesday and triggered the collapse of the government. This sort of thing happens all the time in Italy. But the return to a familiar state of political instability has never happened in …

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Italy Starts Largest Mob Trial in Decades

Italy Starts Largest Mob Trial in Decades

Italy Starts Largest Mob Trial in Decades Italy Starts Largest Mob Trial in Decades “This humble Calabrian family simply inherited some land located between parcels belonging to the Mancuso family,” Mr. De Pace said, referring to the Vincis. “Their son paid for his sense of justice with his life.” Last week, the police revealed that a Calabrian farmer who disappeared …

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Vaccine Skepticism Helped Put Them in Power. Can They Inoculate Italy?

Vaccine Skepticism Helped Put Them in Power. Can They Inoculate Italy?

Vaccine Skepticism Helped Put Them in Power. Can They Inoculate Italy? Vaccine Skepticism Helped Put Them in Power. Can They Inoculate Italy? ROME — Over a decade ago, an activist in Italy’s Five Star Movement wrote to the nascent party’s leaders to tell them that his law firm, after years of seeking “damages from vaccination,” had convinced a judge that …

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Italy Mourns an Immigrant’s Life Cut Short

Italy Mourns an Immigrant’s Life Cut Short

Italy Mourns an Immigrant’s Life Cut Short Italy Mourns an Immigrant’s Life Cut Short ROME — She was an immigrant who became known as a successful business owner in a remote valley in northern Italy. But most Italians had probably never heard of Agitu Ideo Gudeta until last week, when the Ethiopian-born cheesemaker was found bludgeoned to death in her …

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Italy Turns to Flower Power to Help Spread Vaccine Message

Italy Turns to Flower Power to Help Spread Vaccine Message

Italy Turns to Flower Power to Help Spread Vaccine Message Italy Turns to Flower Power to Help Spread Vaccine Message ROME — This has been an ugly year for Italy. The first wave of the coronavirus took the country by surprise and killed tens of thousands. The second wave somehow took the government by surprise and has killed thousands more. …

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House Hunting in Italy: A 19th-Century Villa on Lake Como

House Hunting in Italy: A 19th-Century Villa on Lake Como

House Hunting in Italy: A 19th-Century Villa on Lake Como House Hunting in Italy: A 19th-Century Villa on Lake Como Home prices are highest around the city of Como, on the southern end of the lake, and decrease as you head north, Ms. Baysal said: “Generally, a waterfront property is 6,000 euros to 10,000 euros a square meter ($680 to …

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Italy Charges Egyptian Security Agents in Student’s Killing

Italy Charges Egyptian Security Agents in Student’s Killing

Italy Charges Egyptian Security Agents in Student’s Killing Italy Charges Egyptian Security Agents in Student’s Killing Italy announced on Thursday that four officials with the Egyptian National Security Agency had been charged in connection with the abduction and murder of an Italian doctoral student in Cairo in 2016. The indictment, which accused the four officials of the “aggravated kidnapping” of …

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Video of Corpse in Hospital Bathroom Alarms Italy as Covid Spreads

Video of Corpse in Hospital Bathroom Alarms Italy as Covid Spreads

Video of Corpse in Hospital Bathroom Alarms Italy as Covid Spreads Video of Corpse in Hospital Bathroom Alarms Italy as Covid Spreads A video showing a man lying dead on the floor of a bathroom inside a packed Naples emergency room sparked outrage as it spread across Italy on Thursday, prompting government officials to call for “immediate intervention” as the …

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Italy, Covid-19, Trump: Your Wednesday Briefing

Italy, Covid-19, Trump: Your Wednesday Briefing

Italy, Covid-19, Trump: Your Wednesday Briefing Italy, Covid-19, Trump: Your Wednesday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering new lockdown measures for Italy, what President Trump’s defeat means for populism, and Denmark’s mink cull. Italy locks down more regions as hospitals struggle As a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic strains the …

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France and Italy report record cases as virus ravages Europe.

France and Italy report record cases as virus ravages Europe.

France and Italy report record cases as virus ravages Europe. France and Italy report record cases as virus ravages Europe. As winter approaches, Europe is struggling with a brutal resurgence of the virus, one that, along with the U.S. surge, has helped push the global case count over 50 million, according to a New York Times database. France and Italy …

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