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# florence - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Scotland make it four wins in-a-row with hard-fought victory against Italy
# Autumn Nations Cup
From The42
# Autumn Nations Cup

Scotland make it four wins in-a-row with hard-fought victory against Italy

Nov 14th 2020, 2:53 PM 7,778 Views 2 Comments

Franco Smith’s men will be gutted to have come up short of a win over the Scots in Florence.

# florence - Monday 17 September, 2018

'A monumental disaster': Hurricane Florence death toll rises to 23 as major flooding continues
# Carolinas
# Carolinas

'A monumental disaster': Hurricane Florence death toll rises to 23 as major flooding continues

Sep 17th 2018, 8:34 PM 11,098 Views 5 Comments

A tornado watch has been issued for parts of North and South Carolina.

# florence - Sunday 16 September, 2018

14 dead and 'catastrophic' flooding on the way as Florence continues to batter US states
# Carolinas
# Carolinas

14 dead and 'catastrophic' flooding on the way as Florence continues to batter US states

Sep 16th 2018, 4:20 PM 15,257 Views 3 Comments

About 740,000 homes and businesses remained without power in the Carolinas, and utilities said some could be out for weeks.

# florence - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Florence 'unloading epic amounts of rainfall' as it batters North Carolina
# Stormy
# Stormy

Florence 'unloading epic amounts of rainfall' as it batters North Carolina

Updated Sep 15th 2018, 4:37 PM 29,848 Views 15 Comments

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper called Florence an “uninvited brute” that will linger for some days yet.

# florence - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Warning of 'life-threatening' rainfall as Hurricane Florence closes in on US east coast
# Florence
# Florence

Warning of 'life-threatening' rainfall as Hurricane Florence closes in on US east coast

Sep 13th 2018, 10:35 AM 19,151 Views 11 Comments

The hurricane has been downgraded to a Category 2 storm from Category 3.

# florence - Sunday 19 August, 2018

'What a rush': Getting front and centre at the most dangerous sport event on Earth
# 27 A Side
# 27 A Side

'What a rush': Getting front and centre at the most dangerous sport event on Earth

Aug 19th 2018, 7:30 PM 55,198 Views 25 Comments

Irish photographer Donal Moloney was the only non-Italian this year to capture the drama of the ancient Calcio Storico, ‘a mixture of soccer, rugby and attempted murder’.

# florence - Friday 22 September, 2017

Theresa May proposes two year transition period after Britain leaves the EU
# Period Of Implementation
# Period Of Implementation

Theresa May proposes two year transition period after Britain leaves the EU

Sep 22nd 2017, 4:01 PM 17,122 Views 127 Comments

Prime Minister May said Britain wants to be a strong friend to the EU and it will not block reform.

# florence - Friday 8 September, 2017

Two US students accuse Italian police of rape in Florence
# Carabinieri
# Carabinieri

Two US students accuse Italian police of rape in Florence

Sep 8th 2017, 10:49 PM 27,503 Views 20 Comments

The woman said officers drove them to their apartment building and raped them.

# florence - Friday 1 September, 2017

Largest asteroid in over a century flies by Earth
# Close One
# Close One

Largest asteroid in over a century flies by Earth

Sep 1st 2017, 9:32 PM 27,038 Views 71 Comments

Scientists had planned to study the asteroid up close when it passes.

# florence - Thursday 14 January, 2016

DNA from condom and cigarette lead to arrest of Senegalese man over Ashely Olsen murder
# Florence
# Florence

DNA from condom and cigarette lead to arrest of Senegalese man over Ashely Olsen murder

Jan 14th 2016, 12:16 PM 36,215 Views 52 Comments

The American artist was found strangled and with skull fractures in her Italian apartment.

# florence - Sunday 10 January, 2016

'Gentle, kind, beautiful' American woman found dead with bruised neck in Italian apartment
# Florence
# Florence

'Gentle, kind, beautiful' American woman found dead with bruised neck in Italian apartment

Jan 10th 2016, 8:17 PM 55,945 Views 14 Comments

Ashley Olsen was well known among the artistic Florence community.

# florence - Sunday 1 November, 2015

15 cities you have to visit at least once, according to the experts
# Holliers
# Holliers

15 cities you have to visit at least once, according to the experts

Nov 1st 2015, 6:00 PM 19,994 Views 57 Comments

How many have you been to?

# florence - Monday 7 September, 2015

Here's what the Electric Picnic main stage looked like after everyone went home
# Ep2015
From The Daily Edge
# Ep2015

Here's what the Electric Picnic main stage looked like after everyone went home

Sep 7th 2015, 10:43 AM 5,701 Views 0 Comments

Kinda eerie.

# florence - Friday 4 September, 2015

Someone has spotted Roy Keane in this 16th century painting in Florence
# The Artist
From The42
# The Artist

Someone has spotted Roy Keane in this 16th century painting in Florence

Sep 4th 2015, 11:26 AM 8,844 Views 10 Comments

Is that real fur, Roy?

Someone has spotted Roy Keane in this 16th century painting in Florence
# I Keano
From The Daily Edge
# I Keano

Someone has spotted Roy Keane in this 16th century painting in Florence

Sep 4th 2015, 11:05 AM 4,805 Views 2 Comments

Is that real fur, Roy?

# florence - Friday 27 March, 2015

Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned in Italian high court
# Mereditch Kercher
# Mereditch Kercher

Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned in Italian high court

Mar 27th 2015, 10:10 PM 36,160 Views 55 Comments

She and her ex-boyfriend Raffaelle Sollecito both had their convictions overturned.

# florence - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Here's what we know about Kim and Kanye's wedding so far
# Kimye Wedding
From The Daily Edge
# Kimye Wedding

Here's what we know about Kim and Kanye's wedding so far

May 25th 2014, 2:23 PM 5,544 Views 3 Comments

The couple tied the knot yesterday in a completely over-the-top ceremony in Florence, Italy.

# florence - Monday 17 February, 2014

Italy is about to pick 'The Fonz' as its third successive unelected prime minister
# Matteo Renzi
# Matteo Renzi

Italy is about to pick 'The Fonz' as its third successive unelected prime minister

Feb 17th 2014, 9:37 AM 6,829 Views 17 Comments

Matteo Renzi, nicknamed ‘Fonzie’ for his leather-and-jeans dress sense, is expected to form a government in the coming day.

# florence - Sunday 29 December, 2013

This is what Michelangelo's weekly shop in 1518 looked like
# Michelangelo
# Michelangelo

This is what Michelangelo's weekly shop in 1518 looked like

Dec 29th 2013, 3:51 PM 24,063 Views 42 Comments

Herring, salami and a fair amount of wine features on the ancient shopping list.

# florence - Monday 30 September, 2013

Retrial of Amanda Knox and her former lover for Kercher murder begins today
# Italy
# Italy

Retrial of Amanda Knox and her former lover for Kercher murder begins today

Sep 30th 2013, 8:08 AM 10,831 Views 51 Comments

But Knox herself is not returning to Italy, saying: “I was depicted as a young, unscrupulous liar. A sex fiend, a murderess. I’m not coming back.”

# florence - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Amanda Knox has 'no plans' to return to Italy for retrial
# Italy
# Italy

Amanda Knox has 'no plans' to return to Italy for retrial

Mar 27th 2013, 8:33 AM 14,213 Views 46 Comments

The United States does not normally extradite its citizens to face legal action.

# florence - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Gunman kills two in Italian market
# Racism
# Racism

Gunman kills two in Italian market

Dec 14th 2011, 9:43 AM 2,325 Views 10 Comments

The Italian president has condemned the racist attack, which saw two Senegalese people murdered, as a “blind explosion of hatred”.

# florence - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

'Lost' Da Vinci fresco sparks row between art historians
# Leonardo Da Vinci
From The Daily Edge
# Leonardo Da Vinci

'Lost' Da Vinci fresco sparks row between art historians

Dec 7th 2011, 11:49 AM 1,430 Views 0 Comments

A Da Vinci masterpiece is hoped to lie beneath a Florence mural but some art historians are outraged at the method being used to uncover it: drilling through the existing 16thC painting by Giorgio Vasari.