LONDON (Reuters) – British pop star Tom Jones is postponing the start of his U.S. tour, which was scheduled to begin on Wednesday, due to advice from doctors, the star posted on Twitter. The 77-year-old Welsh singer, famous for hits including “It’s Not Unusual” and “Sex Bomb”, was due to begin his American tour on
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La Cgia, in questi giorni, attraverso un’indagine, ha individuato un centinaio di tasse che gli italiano pagano, composto da addizionali, accise, imposte, sovraimposte, tributi, ritenute.  Secondo la Cgia, a un sistema tributario molto frammentato, che continua a tartassare cittadini e imprese, si accompagna un gettito estremamente concentrato in poche voci: le prime 10 imposte, infatti,
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ROMA – In queste ore una pioggia torrenziale si è abbattuta sulla zona Sud di Roma e sul litorale capitolino causando allagamenti di sedi stradali, nonché la caduta di pali Telecom, di alberi e rami pericolanti. Si segnalano diversi interventi dei Vigili del fuoco. In particolare, una squadra dei Vvf del distaccamento di Pomezia ha
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ROMA – Dopo Barcellona è stata eseguita in Italia un’operazione dell’antiterrorismo che ha portato la Polizia a controllare, tra il 28 e il 30 Agosto, 27.043 furgoni in prossimità dei centri storici delle città. Sono stati 24 gli arresti (la maggior parte per reati connessi alla droga) e 114 le persone denunciate, tra le 32.619
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HANOI (Reuters) – Vietnam has found faults with the central State Bank of Vietnam, including poor supervision of credit organizations and inefficiency in preventing corruption, the government said on Saturday. The announcement, which was published on the government’s website, came amid an intensifying crackdown on corruption that has pushed many state executives and government officials
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(Reuters) – California Governor Jerry Brown on Friday issued an emergency declaration for a wildfire burning in the northern part of the state, the same day the man accused of starting the blaze was charged with arson. The so-called Ponderosa Fire has burned 3,715 acres (1,503 hectares) and destroyed 30 homes in Butte County, prompting
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ORANGE, Texas/HOUSTON (Reuters) – Rescuers searched painstakingly through flooded neighborhoods across southeastern Texas on Friday for people stranded by Hurricane Harvey’s deluge as President Donald Trump asked Congress for $7.85 billion in federal disaster relief. The storm, one of the costliest to hit the United States, has displaced more than 1 million people, with 50
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(Reuters) – Serena Williams has given birth to a baby girl, the first child for the former world number one tennis player, her coach Patrick Mouratoglou said on Twitter on Friday. The 35-year-old American, who is engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, has not competed since winning the Australian Open in January but has posted
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Friday nominated Columbia University law professor Robert Jackson, an advocate for public disclosure of political spending by companies, for a vacant seat on the five-member U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. If the nomination is approved by the U.S. Congress, Jackson would fill a spot reserved for a Democrat.
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – For a man who prefers to project a glowering brusqueness, Donald Trump’s trip to Houston on Saturday provides him with the opportunity to show a warmer, more empathetic side — and perhaps connect with some Americans critical of his presidency. Trump’s predecessor, Barack Obama, became known as the “comforter-in-chief” for his role
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ORANGE, Texas/HOUSTON (Reuters) – Rescuers searched painstakingly through flooded sections of southeastern Texas on Friday for people stranded by Hurricane Harvey’s deluge as Houston’s mayor warned residents of the city’s west their homes may not dry out for weeks. The storm, one of the costliest to hit the United States, has displaced more than 1
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(Reuters) – Video streaming device maker Roku Inc filed for an initial public offering on Friday, as the company looks to cash in on the booming demand for such services. The Los Gatos, California-based company said it applied to list its Class A common stock on the Nasdaq under the ticker symbol “ROKU”. Connected to
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