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Frances D'Emilio

Frances D'Emilio

    Fire on board Costa cruise liner off Seychelles coast
    Fire on board Costa cruise liner off Seychelles coast
    A fire broke out on Monday in the generator room of an Italian cruise ship, the Costa Allegra, leaving it adrift off the Seychelles in the Indian...
    Vatican lends iPods to pilgrims
    Vatican lends iPods to pilgrims
    The Vatican is betting an iPod beats "Shush!" in lowering the tour guide noise level in basilicas.
    Italy makes migrant deal with Tunisia
    Italy makes migrant deal with Tunisia
    Italy and Tunisia have struck a deal to choke off the flood of Tunisians heading to Italian shores, with Rome agreeing to give short-term residency...
    Vatican to promote the use of painkillers
    Vatican to promote the use of painkillers
    The Vatican restated the Catholic Church's prohibition of euthanasia on Tuesday, as officials promoted use of painkilling drugs to help dying...
    The return of the Red Brigade
    The return of the Red Brigade
    Fueling fears of a comeback of domestic terrorism, a passenger on a train to Florence on Sunday fatally shot a policeman in the head and wounded...