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di PIERO CHIMENTI – Continua quasi inesorabile la crescita della piattaforma digitale statunitense Netflix. Secondo i dati del trimestre, la crescita degli abbonamenti avrebbe superato le più rosee aspettative, attestandosi a 5,2 milioni di nuovi utenti. Per la prima volta nella sua storia, la crescita sarebbe avvenuta fuori dagli Usa, chiudendo con un utile di
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di BEATRICE GALLUZZO – Dopo quindici ore di camera di consiglio, i giudici della Corte d’Assise d’Appello di Brescia hanno confermato per Massimo Bossetti la sentenza del giudice di primo grado: colpevole, dunque, e condannato all’ergastolo. Claudio Savagni, avvocato dell’uomo, ha dichiarato che “questa sera si è assistito alla sconfitta del diritto”. Ecco perchè i legali
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NUERBURGRING, Germany (Reuters) – Porsche will decide at the end of the decade whether its latest generation of diesel engines will be its last, Chief Executive Oliver Blume told Reuters, the first time a German carmaker has said in public it could discontinue diesel. Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) cheating on diesel emissions tests has cast a shadow
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GERMANIA – Sono 547 e forse anche di più i bimbi che, nel corso di decenni, hanno subito violenze nel coro del Duomo di Ratisbona. Sono i dati emersi dal rapporto finale presentato dall’avvocato Ulrich Weber, e divulgato dai media tedeschi. Secondo il documento, 500 bambini hanno subito violenze corporali, e 67 anche violenze sessuali.
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ROMA – Proseguono le operazioni di spegnimento del rogo della pineta di Castelfusano, a Ostia, che sviluppatosi nel pomeriggio di ieri. Sono ancora presenti dei focolai e saranno necessarie diverse ore per spegnerli definitivamente. In tutta l’area del Lido di Ostia continuano i problemi di viabilità a causa di strade chiuse a seguito dell’incendio.
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(Reuters) – The father of an Australian woman fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer over the weekend called for justice on Tuesday hours after a local medical examiner ruled that her death was a homicide. A Minneapolis police officer shot Justine Damond, originally from Sydney, through the door of a patrol car as she
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TARANTO – “La sconclusionata vicenda Ilva, con il passaggio della prima acciaieria europea ad Arcelor Mittal, continua a destare viva preoccupazione tra tutte le persone di buon senso, lavoratori dell’azienda in primis, che temono per il proprio futuro. Con un’interrogazione rivolta al ministro del Lavoro ho chiesto allo Stato di mostrare la massima responsabilità a
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(Reuters) – Roger Federer has secured his place in the ATP Finals for a record 15th time after the Swiss world number three won a record eighth Wimbledon title on Sunday, the Association of Tennis Professionals confirmed on Monday. The 35-year-old six-time champion joins French Open winner Rafa Nadal in the season-ending tournament at the
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di MARIAGRAZIA DI RAIMONDO – Donald Trump ha subito uno schiaffo dai Repubblicani stessi e la sua promessa di cancellare l’Obamacare, la riforma principale di Obama che ha assicurato a milioni di americani le cure sanitarie senza obbligo di assicurazione, è caduta nell’oblio. Malgrado le modifiche apportate al testo giovedì scorso, ieri altri due senatori
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republicans in the U.S. Congress were in chaos over healthcare legislation after a second attempt to pass a bill in the Senate collapsed late on Monday, with President Donald Trump calling for an outright repeal of Obamacare and others seeking a change in direction toward bipartisanship. “Regretfully, it is now apparent that
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THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, India (Reuters) – A dengue outbreak has killed at least 21 people in India’s southern state of Kerala in the past three weeks, a government official said, adding that there was a shortage of medicines and health workers to tackle the crisis in the tourist hotspot. The mosquito-borne dengue virus, which causes flu-like symptoms
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MUMBAI (Reuters) – Indian e-commerce player Flipkart has sweetened its buyout offer for smaller rival Snapdeal to between $900 million and $950 million, two people familiar with the negotiations said, adding that the new proposal is being evaluated by the company’s board. Reuters previously reported that Snapdeal had earlier this month rejected Flipkart’s initial bid
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Lawmakers in California’s Democratic-controlled senate voted by a slim margin on Monday to extend the state’s cap-and-trade program for another decade, sending the bill to their colleagues in the assembly for approval. Democrats hold a supermajority in both houses of California’s legislature but passage of the cap-and-trade extension has been complicated
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(Reuters) – New York Yankees first baseman Greg Bird will undergo surgery to remove excess bone growth from his right ankle, putting his season in jeopardy, the American League club said on Monday. Bird, a power-hitting prospect who had been projected to be the starting first baseman this season, is batting just .100 while playing
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Despite a record-high U.S. stock market and a positive economic outlook, U.S. parents spent less on college tuition during the 2016-17 school year, according to Sallie Mae’s 10th annual “How America Pays for College” report. Out-of-pocket spending by parents fell to 23 percent from 29 percent of the average amount the
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(Reuters) – A powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.8 struck in the northern Pacific Ocean between the tip of Alaska’s Aleutian Islands and Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula, the U.S. Geological Survey said on Monday. The quake struck at 11:34 a.m. on Tuesday (2334 GMT on Monday) some 125 miles (200 km) from the city of Nikol’skoye on
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(Reuters) – Netflix Inc crushed Wall Street forecasts by adding 5.2 million new streaming customers in the second quarter and predicted continued momentum as foreign subscriptions topped those in the United States, lifting its stock 10.4 percent on Monday. Shares of the streaming-television pioneer jumped $16.82 to $178.55 in after-hours trading, beating their all-time intraday
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SHEPPERTON, England (Reuters) – Six old-fashioned skiffs interrupted the sleepy pace of life on a stretch of the river Thames on Monday as teams embarked on the annual “upping” – a combined census and health visit for swans. The upping sees three teams, one representing Queen Elizabeth and one each representing the old trade associations
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