Penn library will return 9th-century
Penn library will return 9th-century documents found to have been stolen from Italian archive Philly.comThe University of Pennsylvania has voluntarily agreed to return two ancient parchment documents to an Italian archive from which they had been stolen, ...
Posted on 10 December 2018 | 2:01 am
Concert stampede in Italy leaves 6 dead,
Concert stampede in Italy leaves 6 dead, over 50 hurt Tribune-ReviewROME -- Italian police investigating a deadly disco stampede said Sunday they found a pepper spray can and were questioning dozens of witnesses Sunday ...
Posted on 9 December 2018 | 7:00 am
Surprise winner at the Italian Championship
Surprise winner at the Italian Championship Chessbase NewsThe city of Salerno, south of Naples, was the venue for this year's individual championship in Italy. 12 participants fought for the title of Italian national champion ...
Posted on 8 December 2018 | 6:04 pm
Darwin is RUFL*: Postmodern 'Unnatural'
Darwin is RUFL*: Postmodern 'Unnatural' Selection Via Tenure Track and Paywalls Sputnik InternationalPostmodernist proponents are gaining ground in the West, thanks to their appropriation of inherently discriminatory measures, including securing tenure-track ...
Posted on 6 December 2018 | 9:57 am
75th Anniversary of First Special Service
75th Anniversary of First Special Service Force at Monte La Difensa DVIDSThe First Special *Service* Force Assault on Monte la Difensa USASOC History Office FORT BRAGG, NC — Today's Army Special Forces groups trace their ...
Posted on 4 December 2018 | 8:25 am
From tobacco to cyberwood
( ETH Zurich ) Scientists from ETH Zurich have developed a thermometer that is at least 100 times more sensitive than previous temperature sensors. It consists of a bio-synthetic hybrid material of tobacco cells and nanotubes.
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 12:09 pm
FOODIE EMPIRE: Riverside gets Italian
Antonio Pagano is hooked on Riverside and hopes residents will return his affection. The Salerno, Italy native picked this city in which to open Piad’Amore on Feb. 20 in University Village. That’s a rough Italian translation of “flatbread...
Posted on 25 March 2015 | 1:07 am
Thomasville plays host to world tennis event
Each year a different international location is chosen for the World Championship event. Past locations have included Colombo, Siri Lanka; Salerno, Italy; Barcelona, Spain; and Vienna, Austria, so it was an honor that the new hydro clay tennis courts at ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 9:25 am
Wilson Center announces winners of its
Chris Schuck of Brookfield received second place in the rock/jazz competition. First place was awarded to Frank Cara of Salerno, Italy and third place went to Mark Mendoza of Whitefish Bay. In the classical competition, first place was awarded to Nathan ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 1:40 am
Fresh food, Italian farm style
When Denise Silvano visits her family's farm with animals, wine, cheese and olive oil in Salerno, Italy, she is struck by the freshness and simplicity of their food. So she paired up with Italian native and veteran restaurateur Rosario Argentino to debut ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 6:07 am
WWII ship sailing to Cincy on 9/11
It was there for Operation Husky, the invasion of Sicily in 1943. It also sailed as support for the invasion of Salerno, Italy later that year. This ship has seen 72 years of history and has survived as the last fully-operational WWII LST. The USS LST 325 ...
Posted on 13 August 2015 | 4:07 am
Man receives late brother’s lost Purple
Army Pfc. James Hull received the honor after he was killed in action in Salerno, Italy, on Sept. 9, 1943, during the first American amphibious attack of the European theater. The woman who found the medal contacted a local American Legion, who in turn ...
Posted on 10 August 2015 | 8:52 am