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Milan, Liverpool agree Balotelli deal - update 2
Thursday, August 21TH, 2014 by
(ANSA) - Rome, August 21 - AC Milan have reached terms with Liverpool for the 20-million-euro transfer of Italy striker Mario Balotelli, sources close to the deal said Thursday. The former Manchester City Italo-Ghanaian star now just needs to agree terms with his new Premier League club to...
Milan, Liverpool agree Balotelli deal - update
Thursday, August 21TH, 2014 by
(ANSA) - Rome, August 21 - AC Milan have reached terms with Liverpool for the 20-million-euro transfer of Italy striker Mario Balotelli, sources close to the deal said Thursday. The former Manchester City Italo-Ghanaian star now just needs to agree terms with his new Premier League club to complete...
(ANSA) - Naples, August 21 - Authorities are seeking those responsible for removing a body from Cardarelli hospital morgue in Naples on the night of August 18, police sources said Thursday. The body belonged to 50-year-old Gennaro Cotroneo, brother-in-law of convicted drug dealer Carmine Iaccarino...
Rivers Seveso and Lambro below danger level
Thursday, August 21TH, 2014 by
(ANSA) - Milano, August 21 - The rivers Seveso and Lambro, in the northern city of Milan, returned to below danger level after a severe weather threatened to create flooding. Seveso river burst its banks in the vicinity of the Niguarda neighbourhood in Milan, as a result of heavy rain-fall late on...
(ANSA) - Beirut, August 21 - Two Italian women kidnapped in Syria are in "good health," and could be released soon, according to reports in an Arab newspaper. Al Quds al Arabi, citing a source in the Islamic rebel group Ahrar ash Sham, reported that a ransom was in the works for the two...
(ANSA) - Rome, August 21 - A do-it-yourself drone-building kit will soon be available in Italy, sources said Thursday. It comes courtesy of De Agostini Publishing, which produces and markets hobby courses, model-making kits, and children's edutainment products. The Sky Rider Drone comes equipped...
(ANSA) - Rome, August 21 - Pope Francis urged the president of Iraq in a letter Thursday to help bring about an end to the "brutal suffering of Christians and other religious minorities" in his country and appealed for political leaders to work together to "resolve the humanitarian...
(ANSA) - Rome, August 21 - Premier Matteo Renzi on Thursday denounced members of the opposition 5-Star Movement (M5S) after they refused to meet with Italian Justice Minister Andrea Orlando on reforms to the justice system. In a post on his Twitter feed, Renzi said that M5S members would be more...
(ANSA) - New York, August 21 - American agents attempted a rescue operation earlier in the summer to free some United States hostages held by Islamic militants, the Pentagon says. Pentagon spokesman John Kirby said the mission was not successful because the hostages were moved frequently. Unnamed...
(ANSA) - Rome, August 21 - Members of the opposition 5-Star Movement (M5S) said Thursday that they will not meet with Italian Justice Minister Andrea Orlando on judicial reforms because of their "disgust" over the government's dealings with ex-premier Silvio Berlusconi. Orlando, a member...

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