Antonio Parrinello

Knowledge a 'treasure' for Italy's oldest student, who graduates at 96

Jul 31 2020

PALERMO, Italy At 96, Giuseppe Paterno has faced many tests in life - childhood poverty, war and, more recently, the coronavirus pandemic. Now he has sailed through an exam that makes him Italy's oldest university graduate. | Video

Far-right millennials set out to sea to 'defend Europe' from migrants

Jul 21 2017

CATANIA, Italy A dozen far-right millennials from Europe and North America plan to set sail next week to "defend Europe" from what they call a migrant invasion from Africa, using social media as their weapons. | Video

Italy convicts Tunisian over sinking that killed almost 700 migrants

Dec 13 2016

CATANIA, Sicily A Tunisian man accused of being the captain of a migrant boat that sank killing almost 700 people was found guilty of multiple manslaughter and people-smuggling on Tuesday and sentenced to 18 years in jail.

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