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Roberto Mignucci

U.N. evacuates refugees to Italy from Libya for first time

22 Dec 2017

PRATICA DI MARE, Italy The United Nations began bringing African refugees to Italy from Libya on Friday, evacuating them from detention centres whose conditions have been condemned by humanitarian groups as inhumane.

Del Toro's fairy tale wins top prize at Venice Film Festival

10 Sep 2017

VENICE Mexican director Guillermo del Toro's "The Shape of Water", a dark fairy tale in which a mute cleaning lady falls in love with | Video

Del Toro's fairy tale wins top prize at Venice Film Festival

10 Sep 2017

VENICE Mexican director Guillermo del Toro's "The Shape of Water", a dark fairy tale in which a mute cleaning lady falls in love with an aquatic creature, won the Golden Lion award for best film at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday. | Video

Stop sugar-coating homosexuality, Italian director says

08 Sep 2017

VENICE Italian director Sebastiano Riso said he chose to make it a gay couple who refuse to adopt a terminally ill child in his new film to show how a person can commit good or terrible deeds, regardless of sexual orientation.

Hopes fade of finding survivors buried under avalanche in Italy

20 Jan 2017

PENNE, Italy Hopes of finding survivors dwindled on Thursday more than 24 hours after an avalanche struck a luxury mountain hotel in Italy burying up to 30 people under tonnes of snow and debris. | Video

Vatican leaks trial postponed after defendant changes lawyer

30 Nov 2015

VATICAN CITY A Vatican trial into the theft of confidential Holy See documents was postponed on Monday until Dec. 7, dashing Church hopes of wrapping up the case before the start of the Roman Catholic Holy Year.

Vatican leaks trial postponed after defendant changes lawyer

30 Nov 2015

VATICAN CITY A Vatican trial into the theft of confidential Holy See documents was postponed on Monday until Dec. 7, dashing Church hopes of wrapping up the case before the start of the Roman Catholic Holy Year.

Vatican leaks trial postponed after defendant changes lawyer

30 Nov 2015

VATICAN CITY A Vatican trial into the theft of confidential Holy See documents was postponed on Monday until Dec. 7, dashing Church hopes of wrapping up the case before the start of the Roman Catholic Holy Year.

Italian bus plunges off viaduct, 38 people killed

29 Jul 2013

MONTEFORTE IRPINO, Italy Thirty-eight people were killed and at least 18 injured when a bus plunged 25 metres (80 ft) off a viaduct in Italy, in the second major transport disaster in southern Europe in less than a week. | Video

Italian bus plunges off viaduct, 38 people killed

29 Jul 2013

MONTEFORTE IRPINO, Italy Thirty-eight people were killed and at least 18 injured when a bus plunged 25 meters (80 ft) off a viaduct in Italy, in the second major transport disaster in southern Europe in less than a week. | Video

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