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UPDATE 2-Italy's Exor wins battle to buy PartnerRe for $6.9 bln
Exor, the investment vehicle of Italy's Agnelli family, wants to branch out into financial services with its steadier and higher returns and limit its exposure to the more capital-intensive and cyclical automotive sector. The agreement marks a U-turn ...
Italy's Exor To Buy PartnerRe In $6.9 Bln Cash Deal; Axis Deal Terminated
Italian suitor prevails in bid for Partner Re
Snoop Dogg tries to leave Italy with $422K in cash
According to his Italian lawyer, Snoop Dogg was preparing to board a private plane bound for Britain with 422-thousand dollars in cash in his Louis Vuitton luggage. In the European Union, the maximum amount of undeclared cash an individual can take on ...
Snoop Dogg And All His Money Got Him In Trouble In Italy
Italy Just Took About a Quarter Million of Cash From Snoop Dogg
Italian Police Seize $200000 From Snoop Dogg at Airport
Top Italian nightclub closed for four months after 'ecstasy death'
One of Italy's most famous nightclubs, Cocoricò, has been shut down for four months after the death of a 16-year-old said to have taken ecstasy. The temporary closure of the club, located in Riccione near the resort of Rimini on the Adriatic coast ...
Pelosi Praises Papal Climate Encyclical During Italy Visit
Leading U.S. Democrat Nancy Pelosi on Monday called the pope's climate encyclical "an important new effective asset" in pushing forward policy to slow global warming by bringing aboard a new audience. Pelosi said the pope's manifesto, which called for ...
Nancy Pelosi praises papal climate encyclical during Italy visit
Italy cracks Mafia sheep code to arrest Godfather's henchmen
Rome (AFP) - Italian police on Monday arrested 11 suspects linked to the fugitive head of the Sicilian Mafia, including a former boss who ran a secret message system for the mobster using a sheep-based code. Matteo Messina Denaro, 53, who has been on ...
Italy arrests 11 mafia suspects who 'communicated in sheep code'
Italy arrests mafia godfather Matteo Messina Denaro's supporters
Italy cracks mafia codes to arrest Godfather's henchmen
Viacom and Murdoch-Owned Sky Strengthen Ties In Italy
ROME – Viacom International and Murdoch-owned paybox Sky Italy have strengthened their Italo ties, adding two new branded channels, Teen Nick and MTV Next, following a key free-to-air deal. The Viacom pay-TV content boost on Sky follows Sky Italy's ...
Viacom Launches Two New Channels in Italy on Sky Italia
Italy's anti-establishment party 'ready to govern'
Di Maio, 29 years old and the youngest deputy president of the lower house of parliament in Italian history, has become the new face of the movement, displacing its loud and truculent founder, who is now rarely seen in public. The pair could not be ...
Italy - Factors to watch on August 3
Intesa Sanpaolo is set to introduce a model of having just one board, ditching a governance system it adopted in 2007 to smooth a merger that created Italy's largest retail bank. In an interview with Corriere della Sera on Sunday CEO Carlo Messina said ...
Rapper Snoop Dogg stopped in Italy airport with $422000 stuffed in his Louis ...
Italian police stopped California rapper Snoop Dogg on Friday as he prepared to board a private plane bound for Britain with $422,000 in cash in his Louis Vuitton luggage, said an Italian lawyer representing the entertainer. In the European Union, the ...
Snoop Dogg stopped in Italy airport with $422000 in cash
Italian Police Seize $205000 From Snoop Dogg At Airport In Calabria
Snoop Dogg Stopped by Police at Airport in Italy After Carrying $422000 in ...
Italy coast guard rescues 1800 sea migrants, five found dead
Italy has had about 90,000 sea migrant arrivals so far this year, after receiving 170,000 in 2014, the agency says. Many of the newcomers look to move swiftly to wealthier northern Europe, including to England from Calais, France. Nightly attempts by ...
Italy coast guard rescues 1800 migrants
Italy rescues 1800 migrants, recovers five bodies
Italy coast guard rescue 1800 migrants, five found dead