italy

Death Toll Nears 300
Death Toll Nears 300
AMATRICE, Italy (AP) _Residents of Italian towns devastated by an earthquake were rattled by a series of aftershocks overnight, the strongest measuring 4.2, as Italy began a day of national mourning. The national mourning includes a state funeral for some of the victims in Ascoli Piceno to be attended by Premier Matteo Renzi and President Sergio Mattarella...
Head Transplants
Head Transplants
24/7 News Source - The first head transplant is less than two years away. That was the revelation made today by an Italian surgeon. The surgeon from the Turin Advanced Neuromodulation Group said the Frankenstein-style procedure to attach a person's head on to a donor body would be used to extend the lives of people who have suffered degeneration of the muscles or nerves...
Uruguay Advances
Uruguay Advances
Uruguay advances to the Round of 16 with a 1-nil victory over Italy, who for the second consecutive World Cup, goes home after the group stage. It was a heated affair, as the Italians lost Claudio Marchisio in the second half to a red card...
Upsets In Day Three
Upsets In Day Three
Group D member Costa Rica was the big winner on Day Three of the FIFA World Cup in Brazil.  They upset Uruguay 3-1 in the second match of the day. In Group C, Colombia rolled Greece 3-0 in the first game.  Italy went on to beat England 2-1 to close out Group D play...