Serafina Silvestri

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Senate leader says Congress will block some Obama moves on Cuba

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Senate Republican said on Sunday that Congress is likely to block any nominee that President Barack Obama names as ambassador to Cuba and retain broad economic sanctions, even as Obama moves to establish diplomatic and economic ties with the Communist-run …

Cuba

Fraying family ties cut to heart of theater gunman's defense

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — They show up in court every day, a visible reminder to jurors that even a killer has parents who love him and don't want him to die.<p>But more than two months into his mass-murder trial, James Holmes has rarely turned around in his seat to acknowledge them.<p>They called him …

Mental Disorders

On the Red Couch with Author Julia Alvarez

<i>When learning a new language, it’s important to watch what you say —especially if forced to flee your homeland under the threat of death.</i><i>A way with</i> …

Come Renzi è diventato intoccabile - micromega-online - micromega

Un libro inchiesta di Davide Vecchi per Chiarelettere illumina i retroscena più oscuri della fulminante ascesa politica renziana. Anticipiamo dal …

CDC chief: American Ebola patient 'improving'

An American doctor infected with Ebola is making progress a day after he arrived in Atlanta from Liberia, where he contracted the deadly virus.<p>"It's encouraging that he seems to be improving," Thomas Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, told CBS' "Face the Nation" on …

Monitors find confusion, hostility at Malaysia Airlines crash site

International monitors investigating the Malaysia Airlines crash in eastern Ukraine said Friday the team was not given full access to the site and was greeted with hostility by armed men.<p>"There didn't seem to be anyone really in control," Michael Bociurkiw, spokesman for the Organization for …