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  1. Italy 1-1 Macedonia: Hosts labour to play-off spot

    Capitalbay.com - Soccer 10.07 / 18:01 capitalbay.com
    Italy wore their away strip in order for Gianluigi Buffon to don the famous blueGiorgio Chiellini broke the deadlock from close range five minutes…
  2. EUROPE/ITALY - "Mission is possible": Mission Festival is born

    Fides.org - World 10.07 / 12:34 fides.org
    Brescia - On 13 October Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples will preside the solemn opening Mass of the "Mission Festival" to be held in Brescia from 12 to 15 October. The event, which has the evocative title "Mission is possible", is promoted by: the Conference of Italian Missionary Institutes ; "Missio" Foundation ; the diocese of Brescia, in particular through the diocesan missionary Center.The event will be attended by more than 80…
  3. Italy held by Macedonia 1-1, almost into World Cup playoffs

    Italy has all but secured a qualifying playoff spot for next year's World Cup but it was booed off the pitch after drawing with Macedonia 1-1 in…
  4. Italy held by Macedonia 1-1 but into World Cup playoffs

    Federalnewsradio.com - All Sports 10.06 / 21:07 federalnewsradio.com
    Italy has secured a qualifying playoff spot for next year's World Cup but it was booed off the pitch after drawing with Macedonia 1-1 in Turin The post Italy held by Macedonia 1-1 but into World Cup playoffs appeared first on…
  5. Giro director to Froome: Come make 'history' in Italy

    Blog.chron.com - Cycling 10.06 / 17:26 blog.chron.com
    ROME (AP) — Rain, often snow, and sometimes even mud. The conditions at the Giro d'Italia are often everything that Chris Froome dislikes most. Yet if the Kenyan-born, heat-loving Briton enters next year's race he'll have the chance to become the first cyclist to win the Tour de France, Spanish Vuelta and Giro in succession. "He has to have the desire to try and become the first rider to achieve this feat," Giro director Mauro Vegni said in an interview with The Associated Press. "It would …
  6. Buffett's Berkshire expands bet on Italy with stake in Cattolica

    Berkshire Hathaway Inc. said Thursday it agreed to buy about 9% of Italian insurer Societa Cattolica di Assicurazioni…
  7. Cougar Spotlight: Katie Albert packs her bags for Florence, Italy

    Alestlelive.com - Illinois (IL) 10.06 / 09:52 alestlelive.com
    At the age of eight, sophomore arts and psychology major Katie Albert, of Waterloo, Illinois, started one of the hardest trials of her…
  8. Italy’s Strong Export Sector Driving Economy

    Livetradingnews.com - Finance 10.06 / 07:08 livetradingnews.com
    Italy’s Strong Export Sector Driving Economy If Italy’s economy really is on the mend, analysts said it is the export sector doing most of the work. This year has seen signs that Italy’s weak economy may finally be on the mend after a decade of slow growth punctuated by occasional spurts of activity. But so […] The post Italy’s Strong Export Sector Driving Economy appeared first on Live Trading…
  9. World News – 6.2 magnitude earthquake hits central Italy

    Dcspotlight.com - World 10.06 / 03:31 dcspotlight.com
    TweetSixty-three people have died in a 6.2 magnitude earthquake that struck central Italy early Wednesday. Rescuers are continuing their search for survivors, but are struggling to reach some remote towns. Amatrice, a small mountain town, was at the epicenter of the quake. “The town is no more,” Amatrice Mayor Sergio Pirozzi said. CNN’s Frederik Pleitgen reports that “The authorities here believe many many people may have died in this quake and that the death toll may rise because of the […
  10. Italy to gift rifles to Albania

    Janes.com - Military 10.04 / 14:24 janes.com
    By the end of the year, Italy will donate to Albania 5,000 Berreta AR70/90 5.56x45 mm rifles and two Iveco VTLM Lince 4x4 light multirole vehicles in the basic version. With Albania’s strategic importance for Italy in the Balkan-Mediterranean regional context, the goal of the donation is…