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Amazon warehouse workers in Germany, Italy strike on Black Friday.

Amazon workers in Germany and Italy went on strike on Friday, a globally busy shopping day, protesting pay and working conditions.

- UPI - US

Amazon faces 'Black Friday' strikes in Germany, Italy.

The Ver.di union's argued that Amazon employees receive lower wages than others.         

- USA TODAY - US

Amazon's warehouse workers strike in Germany and Italy.

As exciting as it may be go on an online shopping spree for Black Friday, there is a human price to be paid: thousands of warehouse workers often have to commit many exhausting hours to making sure your orders arrive on time. And some Amazon warehou...

- Engadget - US

Couple arrested after making thousands from stolen treasures in Cadiz.

The hoard - now donated to Cadiz's city museum - included Roman coins, Visigoth pottery and even vases dating from the Phoenician era.

- The Olive Press - ES

New study concludes Europe's Mediterranean border remains 'World's deadliest'.

Source: International Organization for Migration Country: Afghanistan, Chad, Egypt, Greece, Iraq, Italy, Libya, Morocco, Niger, Spain, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey, World Relying on analysis of IOM, the report states that at least 33,761 migrants were reported to have died or gone missing in the Mediterranean between ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Salah has nothing to prove in Chelsea reunion - Klopp.

Chelsea signed Salah in 2014, but he only made 19 appearances before being loaned to Italian side Fiorentina the following season.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Amazon staff in Germany, Italy stage #BlackFriday strike.

Workers at six Amazon distribution centres in Germany and one in Italy walked off the job in a wage protest timed to coincide with "Black Friday".

- IOL - ZA

Amazon workers in Germany, Italy stage Black Friday strike .

Workers at a half dozen Amazon distribution centers in Germany and one in Italy walked off the job Friday, in a protest timed to coincide with "Black Friday" to demand better wages from the American online giant.

- PhysOrg - NL

Amazon workers in Germany and Italy stage Black Friday strike.

Workers at half a dozen Amazon distribution centres in Germany and one in Italy walked off the job on Friday in a protest timed to coincide with "Black Friday" to demand better wages from the American online giant.

- BreakingNews.ie - IE

14-month-old child rushed to hospital after mistaking cannabis for chocolate.

The 14-month-old from Italy was rushed to hospital after he suddenly developed breathing difficulties.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Amazon workers on strike in Italy and Germany.

Employees disrupt one of the retailer's busiest shopping days in disputes over pay and conditions.

- BBC - UK

Mafia spectre haunting Italy spreading to cyberspace

Milan, Italy, Nov 24 - A week after the death of Cosa Nostra boss Toto Riina, key figures in Italy's judiciary and police have warned the mafia's tentacles are extending into the virtual world. Gangrenous and omnipresent in the south, the country's various criminal networks are as powerful as ever and are also developing in

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

U.S. Mission to OSCE urges Russia to drop charges against Ukrainian journalist Sushchenko

The U.S. Mission to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe has called on the Russian Federation to immediately release Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko.

- UNIAN - UA

He's just that into you

I don't know where they met. Maybe it was at a party – she's a frequent face at those highbrow shindigs where people talk about their last vacation in Tuscany.

- Daily Nation - KE

EU to give 39 mln more to Italy for migration issues

Funds to improve assistance and services rise to 189 mln

- ANSA - IT

Only seven EU states have 'advanced' stage climate plans

Only seven EU member states – Finland, Germany, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Sweden, and UK – are at an advanced stage in the development of an "integrated national energy and climate plan", a European Commission document showed on Friday. The other 21 EU member states were still "at an initial stage". The ...

- EU Observer - EU

Italian Tortured Romanian Woman in a Basement for 10 Years

Romanian woman spent ten terrible years in which she was held captive, raped and tortured by a man in Italy, said the Romanian edition of Digi24, quoted by BGNES. It all started in 2007, when the Romanian, then 19, arrived in Lamezia, southern Italy. She was hired by an Italian family to take care of an elderly woman who ...

- Novinite - BG

Chinese and foreign publishers are singing from the same page

ITALIAN publisher AlessandroGelsofinished a six-day international publishers’ exchange program in Shanghai and went home with orders for books he publishes and with Chinese books he wants to introduce to Italy. He was quite overwhelmed by his experience in the city, as were his 11 publishing colleagues who flew in ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Amazon German, Italian workers protest on Black Friday, dubbed 'Strike Friday'

Amazon has been one of the strongest driving forces behind the surge of e-commerce holiday sales around Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and the rest of the days leading to the end of the new year. Now, some of its workers in Europe have picked one of the biggest shopping days of the year to protest the company's practices, ...

- TechCrunch - US

Rome Is Training Taxi Drivers to Serve Foreign Tourists

Training Rome's taxi drivers is a smart idea to increase the quality of ground transportation service in a city often swarmed with English-speaking tourists. -Andrew Sheivachman

- Skift - US

Amazon Workers in Germany, Italy Stage Black Friday Strike

Workers at a half dozen Amazon distribution centers in Germany and one in Italy walked off the job Friday, in a protest timed to coincide with Black Friday to demand better wages from the American online giant. In Germany, Ver.di union spokesman Thomas Voss said some 2,500 workers were on strike at Amazon facilities in Bad ...

- Voice of America - US

Uproar Leads to Probe of 95-Year-Old 'Indiana Joan'

Her collection of ancient artifacts, worth more than $750,000, includes a Roman dagger, Neolithic ax heads, a mummy mask, and a crucifix from the era of Jesus Christ—treasures unearthed in Egypt, Syria, Israel, and beyond. But her boasts about them have some red with anger rather than green...

- Newser - US

Amazon workers in Germany, Italy stage Black Friday strike

Workers walk out demanding better wages from the American online retail giant.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Atalanta's 5-1 thrashing shows scale of Everton's problems

LONDON, Nov 24 ― Everton were already enduring a poor season when they welcomed Italian side Atalanta to Goodison Park in the Europa League yesterday but they reached a new nadir in a humbling 5-1 defeat. The match was a dead rubber for the...

- The Malay Mail - MY

American student allegedly raped by Italian police officer tells her story

The two American students sat for hours-long interviews in a pre-trial hearing.

- ABC News - US

Amazon is dealing with a wave of Black Friday strikes in Europe

Black Friday isn’t merely a U.S. phenomenon. In fact, retailers from other parts of the world–including Europe–have implemented heavy post-Thanksgiving discounts in hopes of higher sales volume. Today, more than 500 Amazon workers at Italy’s Piacenza site have agreed to go on strike, after ...

- Fast Company - US

Italian judge sentences Brazil striker Robinho to nine years for gang rape

Former AC Milan and Real Madrid striker Robinho has been sentenced to nine years in prison in Italy after he was convicted of gang rape, according to local media reports on Thursday.

- The Local - IT

Italy bans commercial use of Michelangelo's David to fight Florence ticket touts

A court in Florence, home to Michelangelo's David, has banned the unlicensed commercial use of images of the city's famous statue in Italy and throughout Europe.

- The Local - IT

Italian mafia diversifying, spreading north: experts

A week after the death of Cosa Nostra boss Toto Riina, key figures in Italy's judiciary and police have warned the mafia's tentacles are extending into the virtual world.

- The Local - IT

PODCAST: Is the mafia still a force to be reckoned with in today's Italy?

This week, The Local's podcast looks at the death of a godfather in Italy, political intrigue in Germany – and a very good reason to move to Switzerland.

- The Local - IT

PODCAST: The village that will pay you to move there – but what's the catch?

Is the mafia still a force to be reckoned with in today's Italy, and what does it do? Hear Jessica Phelan explain on this week's podcast.

- The Local - INT

Sport24.co.za | Difficult contest expected from Italy - Etzebeth

The Springboks are expecting a very difficult contest when they meet Italy at the Stadio Euganeo in Padova on Saturday.

- News24.com - ZA

Channel24.co.za | O Sole Mio! DStv is available 'everywhere' – just not in Italy

A consumer lodged a complaint with the Advertising Standards Authority because MultiChoice advertised that DStv is available everywhere.

- News24.com - ZA

Milan soar into knockouts

AC Milan, Villarreal and Nice reached the knockout stage of the Europa League after posting wins on Thursday in the penultimate round of the group stage. Arsenal lost to Cologne 1-0 in Germany but still finish top of Group H while Hertha Berlin crashed out of the competition after a 3-2 loss to Athletic Bilbao. Everton, ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

House is Assembled For Only 6 Hours

At a time when property prices have risen steadily, the Italian Renato Vidal has devised a practical alternative to the traditional house. He invented M.A.Di. - a home that costs only $ 33,000 and can be assembled by 3 people for about 6 hours. The building is certified as seismically safe and made of high quality ...

- Novinite - BG

The Teams Ranked For the 1/16-Finals in the Europa League

By the end of the group stage of the Europa League there is another round, but several teams already guaranteed entry in the tournament in the spring Here are the teams ranked for 1/16-finals after last night's matches: ''Arsenal'', ''Atalanta'', ''Sporting'' Braga, ''Dinamo'' Kiev, ''Steaua'', ''Lazio'', ''Olympique'' ...

- Novinite - BG

Bach Musica NZ Play Puccine & Mozart at Auckland Town Hall

Bach Musica NZ ends their festive 40th anniversary season with Puccini’s Italian opera-style Messa di Gloria and Mozart’s much loved Concerto for flute and harp.

- Scoop NZ - NZ

Brazil striker Robinho given 9-year term for rape in Italy

An Italian court sentenced former AC Milan and Brazil forward Robinho in absentia to nine years in prison on Thursday after convicting him of taking part in a gang rape of an Albanian woman in 2013.

- BDNews24 - BD

Italian bike manufacturer backpedals claim that women cyclists are too slow

Italian cycling manufacturer Pinarello was forced to pull an advertisement that suggested women needed an electric bike to keep up with their male counterparts.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Sport24.co.za | Can't compare current Boks to past eras - Del Fava

South African-born former Italy lock Carlo del Fava says the current Springbok side cannot be compared to teams of the past.

- News24.com - ZA

Sport24.co.za | Bok Test: Duane's difficult direct foe

Rob Houwing picks a trio of individual duels the Boks must seek to dominate if they want a comfortable day against Italy in Padova ...

- News24.com - ZA

Arsenal lose at Cologne, Milan make last 32

Arsene Wenger's Arsenal secured top spot in Europa League Group H.

- Daily Nation - KE

Amazon workers in Italy, Germany strike on Black Friday

Workers at Amazon's main distribution hub in Italy are planning their first ever strike for Friday, trade unions said, while they are also striking at six warehouses in Germany, threatening to disrupt one of the year's busiest shopping days. Like the rest of Europe, Italians in recent years have embraced the US tradition ...

- Stuff - NZ

Italian capital Rome gives taxi drivers courses to learn manners and English

Rome has started classes for hundreds of its taxi drivers to learn good manners and English.

- Stuff - NZ

Where It’s Made: Parmesan Cheese

Visit a parmesan dairy in northern Italy, where Parmigiano-Reggiano originates and learn how the cheese is made.

- International NY Times - US

Catholic officials threaten ex-seminarians over sex claims

Catholic officials in Italy have threatened former altar boys of the pope with criminal defamation charges for having publicly accused an older seminarian of sexual misconduct when they lived together at the youth seminary inside the Vatican gardens.

- FOX News - US

Italian Minister: Agriculture and environment must go 'hand in hand'

Agriculture and the environment must go hand in hand, taking into account the role that each plays, Italian Minister for Environment Gian Luca Galletti told EURACTIV.com.

- EurActive - UK

Highlighting the historical novel

Director of Italian Institute of Culture Francesca Chiesa organised workshop for writers as her parting gift.

- BusinessDailyAfrica - KE

Brazil striker Robinho given nine-year term in Italy for rape

The alleged incident occurred in January 2013, when the Brazilian was playing for Milan in Serie A

- Daily Monitor - UG

Brazil striker Robinho given nine-year term in Italy for rape

Former AC Milan and Real Madrid striker Robinho has been sentenced to nine years in prison in Italy after he was convicted of gang rape, according to local media reports Thursday.

- The Daily Star - LB

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