Italians' optimism turns bitter after 4-0 loss to Spain in European Championship final
and were sprayed with water and pelted with an occasional plastic water bottle by embittered Italians. One was beaten by an Italian wielding a plastic bat, but wasn't seriously injured. ___ Paola Barisani contributed to this report.
Crisis, what crisis? Euro 2012 soccer wins bring cheer to Europeans struggling with austerity
us barely understand we are now suffering economic difficulties." ____ Rising reported from Berlin. Contributing to this report: Harold Heckle in Madrid, Ana Paiva in Porto, Paola Barisani in Rome, and Shawn Pogatchnik in Dublin.
Italian government approves $100B in growth measures, privatization, infrastructure projects
also slowed by the slow pace of civil trials, which will be accelerated by putting a filter on appeals," Justice Minister Paola Severino said. Tax breaks will also be extended to small- and medium-sized businesses that power the economy, in particular
Italian borrowing rates jump in 12-month bond auction as Spanish market fears spread
to spread risk favored by France and Italy but opposed by Germany - don't need to be introduced this year, but should at least be in the early stages of planning. ___ Paola Barisani and Trisha Thomas in Rome contributed to this report.
Doughtie wins Symetra Tour playoff
the playoff, Doughtie converted a birdie chance on No. 18, the first extra hole, to earn her first Symetra Tour victory. Paola Moreno also closed with a 73 to end one back at minus-three. Aimee Neff fired a four-under 68, the low round of the day
Brown wins by 2 on Symetra Tour
211 to earn her first Symetra Tour win. Victoria Elizabeth shot two-under 70 and took second place at minus- three, while Paola Moreno (70) and Jean Chua (71) shared third at two-under. Brown struggled to a 75 during the first round of this tournament
1 killed, 7 students wounded by blast outside Italian school named after anti-Mafia prosecutor
figure at 10. Brindisi's Perrino hospital, where the wounded were taken, declined to give out information by phone. Dr. Paola Ciannamea, a Perrino physician who helped treat the injured at the hsopital, told reporters there that one of the injured
Muted Government Backlash Seen Against Walmex On Bribery Probe
before 2006, i.e. there is no basis at this point to claim that Walmex is currently engaging in potential bribery cases." Paola Sotelo, an analyst with Mexican brokerage Monex, said at worst she imagines that at the local level Walmex might face a fine