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The 60 returned pieces had been sold by art dealers and ended up in private U.S. collections without the necessary documentation.
Messina Denaro was captured at the clinic where he was receiving treatment for an undisclosed medical condition, Italian paramilitary police said.
The action film director vehemently denied that the pigeon or any animal was harmed.
“I have decided not to remain silent this time,” the player, who was born in Guinea, said of the “offensive” holiday present exchange.
The populist politician went full Donald Trump after criticism of his misogynistic comment.
Before Donald, there was Silvio. Accused of racism, xenophobia, sexism and corruption, Italy’s longest-serving Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is eerily similar to President Donald Trump.
The discovery in an ancient thermal spring near Siena, Italy, is one of the most significant ever in the Mediterranean.
The captain of a charity-operated migrant rescue ship has refused Italian orders to leave a Sicilian port after authorities refused to let 35 migrants disembark.
Two German-run migrant rescue ships carrying nearly 300 rescued people are waiting off the eastern coast of Sicily.
The news comes two weeks after a New York jury sided with Spacey in a sexual abuse lawsuit.