Month: October 2017

“Il risparmio delle famiglie italiane, oltre a rappresentare un sicuro ancoraggio nella loro esistenza, costituisce un elemento di forza del nostro Paese, particolarmente apprezzabile a fronte di un cospicuo debito pubblico. Difendere il valore del risparmio è missione specifica che la Costituzione affida alle istituzioni, che sono tenute a tutelarlo e incoraggiarlo” ha dichiarato il
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ROMA – L’ex premier Silvio Berlusconi e Marcello Dell’Utri sarebbero di nuovo indagati come possibili mandanti delle stragi di mafia del 1992 e 1993 dalla procura di Firenze. Lo anticipano Repubblica e il Corriere della sera. La procura, titolare dell’inchiesta sulle stragi del ’92/’93, che già altre due volte aveva aperto un’inchiesta su Berlusconi (l’ultima
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LONDON (Reuters) – The maximum stake on gambling machines in British betting shops could be sharply cut in response to concerns that the terminals — a key source of revenue for bookmakers — fuel addiction. New one pound coins are displayed The Royal Mint, in Llantrisant, Wales, Britain, January 25, 2017. REUTERS/Rebecca Naden – The
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ATWATER, Calif. (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) self-driving car unit stopped developing features that required drivers to take control in dangerous situations, its chief executive said Monday, as autopilot reliance left users prone to distractions and ill-prepared to maneuver. FILE PHOTO: A visitor looks at a self-driving car by Google at the Viva Technology event
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Efforts to restore electricity to Puerto Rico nearly six weeks after Hurricane Maria are shifting as the island’s utility and its regulators, along with U.S. authorities, removed a key contractor and moved to triple the funding of another. Workers of Puerto Rico’s Electric Power Authority (PREPA) repair part of the electrical
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CHICAGO (Reuters) – A year-long audit of the program overseeing U.S. labs that handle lethal pathogens such as Ebola and anthrax found overworked safety inspectors, an absence of independent review and weak biosafety protections that could expose lab workers and the public to harm, a government report will say on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Spores from
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LONDON, Oct 31 (Reuters) – British consumers turned slightly more gloomy in October as they remained downbeat about the economy, although they continued to splash out on major purchases, a survey showed on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Men’s hair and grooming products are seen on display for sale at a barber shop in London, Britain, October
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PARIS (Reuters) – Protesters have disrupted the opening of a retrospective of Roman Polanski’s work in Paris following new rape allegations against the French-Polish film director. Feminist protesters gather outside the Cinematheque Francaise to demonstrate upon the appearance of director Roman Polanski at an event organised by Cinematheque Francaise in Paris, France, October 30, 2017.
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BELFAST (Reuters) – The British government on Monday extended by 24 hours a deadline for Northern Ireland’s political parties to re-establish a devolved regional executive and avoid London setting the region’s annual budget for the first time in a decade. A gate is padlocked in front of Stormont Castle in Belfast, Northern Ireland June 28,
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Tiger Woods announced on Monday he will make his return to competitive golf at the Nov. 30–Dec. 3 Hero World Challenge at Albany in the Bahamas. FILE PHOTO: Golfer Tiger Woods walks into the North County Courthouse in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, U.S., October 27, 2017. REUTERS/Saul Martinez Woods, who continues
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal investigators probing Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election charged President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort and another aide, Rick Gates, with money laundering on Monday. A third former Trump adviser, George Papadopoulos, pleaded guilty in early October to lying to the FBI, it was announced on Monday. It
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HELSINKI (Reuters) – Any move by Finland to join NATO would need public approval via a referendum, President Sauli Niinisto told a panel debate on Monday ahead of elections in January. Finnish President Sauli Niinisto addresses the 72nd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. Headquarters in New York, U.S., September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz The
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di BEATRICE GALLUZZO – Venerdì il presidente degli Stati Uniti Donald Trump volerà per la prima volta dall’inizio del suo mandato in Estremo Oriente, toccando Giappone, Corea del Sud, Cina, Vietnam e Filippine.  Atteso per due importanti summit, ovvero l’ Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum e il vertice dell’ASEAN, organizzazione che racchiude le nazioni del Sud-Est
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OSTUNI (BR). Proseguono gli eventi nella città di Ostuni: martedì 31 ottobre 2017 alle ore 16 presso la sala Auditorium della Biblioteca Comunale, si terrà un interessante dibattito sulla Legge Regionale n°30 del 3 novembre 2016 riguardante le “Norme in materia di riduzione dalle esposizioni alla radioattività naturale derivante dal gas ‘radon’ in ambiente confinato”.
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FORT BRAGG, N.C. (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s repeated criticism of U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl has not hurt the soldier’s chances of a fair sentence for deserting his post in Afghanistan in 2009 and endangering troops, a military judge ruled on Monday. U.S. Army Sergeant Robert Bowdrie “Bowe” Bergdahl (L) arrives at the courthouse
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