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Argentina bids chaotic final farewell to favourite son Maradona

Buenos Aires (AFP) – Huge crowds bade a grief-filled farewell to Argentina’s favourite son Diego Maradona before the football legend was buried on the outskirts of Buenos Aires after a chaotic public wake. The 1986 World Cup winner widely regarded as one of the greatest players in history was laid to rest on Thursday after a ceremony attended by family and close friends in the Bella Vista cemetery.  Maradona, who had battled cocaine addiction for decades, died on Wednesday aged 60, sparking mou...
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Naples mourns Diego Maradona as his former club bids to rename the stadium in his honor

Fans flocked to Italian football club Napoli's Stadio San Paolo. Others lit candles in honor of Diego Maradona after the news of his death was confirmed on Wednesday.
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Argentina and the world of football mourn Maradona

Buenos Aires (AFP) – Thousands of Argentines filed past Diego Maradona’s coffin in Buenos Aires on Thursday after the country and the world of football was plunged into mourning by his death at the age of 60. Mourners, many in tears, and many wearing the World Cup winner’s number 10 Argentina jersey, gathered at the Casa Rosada presidential palace where the national hero’s coffin was draped in the sky blue and white Argentine flag. Tributes poured in from around the world as supporters, players...
Tags: England, Greece, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Mexico City, Fifa, Belgium, Argentina, Pele, Gary Lineker, Diego Maradona, Buenos Aires, Naples, Napoli, Boca Juniors


Napoli pays tribute to Maradona, ‘captain of the angels’

Naples (Italy) (AFP) – A cry goes up outside the San Paolo Stadium in Naples, where since daybreak Thursday tearful mourners have been laying candles and messages for football great Diego Maradona. “Diego, Diego, Diego!”... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
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Naples Says Goodbye to Diego Maradona

Naples and Napoli mourn the death of Diego Maradona, who passed away on 25 November 2020. Here are reactions, front pages, and videos of Maradona's life. The post Naples Says Goodbye to Diego Maradona appeared first on Italofile.
Tags: Travel, Soccer, Street Art, Diego Maradona, Naples, Napoli, Maradona, Sports & Leisure, Italy News, Naples & Campania, Naples Says Goodbye


'We felt invincible in those days': Naples pays its respects to Maradona

Piazza in city’s Spanish Quarter fills with red smoke, tears and giant screenings of footballer’s greatest moments ‘Tonight a piece of Naples has died forever’ says Antonio Esposito as he stares through his tears at the 20ft mural of Diego Maradona overlooking his local piazza in the Spanish Quarter in central Naples.He can barely muster the energy to speak. Minutes earlier, the news of the legendary Argentinian footballer’s death was announced live in the middle of a popular national television...
Tags: Europe, Football, Sport, Italy, Diego Maradona, Naples, Piazza, Maradona, Naples Continue, Antonio Esposito


‘I represent the nobodies’: Maradona, the ‘barrio’ boy in Naples

Naples (Italy) (AFP) – Few places will mourn the death of Diego Maradona as much as Naples, the downtrodden, gritty Italian city that clasped the troubled Argentine to its heart at his time of need... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Diego Maradona, Naples, Afp, Naples Italy, Maradona


As 4,311 more coronavirus cases are reported, L.A. County officials get earful on restaurant closures

On the eve of a ban on outdoor dining, the outcry from business owners and their advocates continued to grow throughout Los Angeles County where officials are taking steps beyond state guidelines as new coronavirus cases were skyrocketing at rates not yet seen. Daily statistics propelled by the surge, meanwhile, showed no sign of relenting. County public health officials posted another 49 coronavirus-related deaths on Wednesday, Nov. 25, and another 4,311 cases, while 1,682 people are hospitaliz...
Tags: City, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, Davis, Long Beach, Lausd, Salinas, City Council, Pasadena, Naples, West Hollywood, Los Angeles County, Burbank, Health Department, Board of Supervisors


Diego Maradona, one of the greatest footballers of all time, dies aged 60

World Cup winner dies of heart attack in Buenos AiresArgentina declares three days of national mourningMaradona dies aged 60: tributes and reaction – latest updatesArgentina, Naples, and the world of football were in mourning on Wednesday at the death of Diego Maradona, in many people’s eyes the greatest player of all time, following a heart attack. He was 60.The Argentinian president Alberto Fernández, who declared three days of national mourning, said that Maradona had taken his country to the...
Tags: Mexico, Football, Sport, Argentina, Diego Maradona, Naples, Maradona, Alberto Fernández, Buenos AiresArgentina


‘Ciao Diego’: Naples weeps for Maradona

Naples (Italy) (AFP) – Naples on Wednesday bid farewell to its beloved Diego Maradona, who won the hearts of the southern Italian city by leading the club Napoli to its only two league titles in... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Diego Maradona, Naples, Napoli, Afp, Maradona, Ciao Diego, Naples Italy AFP Naples


Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona has died at age 60

FILE – In this June 27, 2010 file photo, Argentina head coach Diego Maradona gestures during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Argentina and Mexico at Soccer City in Johannesburg, South Africa. The Argentine soccer great who was among the best players ever and who led his country to the 1986 World Cup title before later struggling with cocaine use and obesity, died from a heart attack on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020, at his home in Buenos Aires. He was 60. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, Fi...
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‘Ciao Diego:’ Napoli bid farewell to club legend Maradona

Milan (AFP) – Napoli on Wednesday bid farewell to Diego Maradona, who won the hearts of the southern Italian city of Naples by leading them to their only two league titles in 1987 and 1990.... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
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Diego Maradona: The night Diego Maradona took on Italy in Naples at Italia 90

James Horncastle tells the incredible story of how Diego Maradona tried to turn the Italian fans against their own country as his Argentina team faced the hosts in Naples in the World Cup semi-final in 1990.
Tags: Football, Italy, Argentina, Italia, Diego Maradona, Naples, James Horncastle


Not Too Late: A Brat-Style Honda CB500 Four

Most custom projects are completed in a matter of months, or even weeks. But sometimes the story of a bike can stretch out to years or decades. That’s the case with this delightful Honda CB500, which has spent the last 13 of its 46 years in the care of Italian enthusiast Pierluigi Intini, who lives in Rome. He bought it in 2007, when he was just 24. Pierluigi now knows the perky inline four inside out, and he’s transformed it not once, but twice. The Honda originally replaced an Aprilia 50...
Tags: Rome, Motorcycles, Honda, Copenhagen, Roma, Naples, Kawasaki, Daytona, Selle, Honda Motorcycles, Custom Motorcycles, Pierluigi, Honda CB500, Honda cafe racer, Cafe racers, Pierluigi Intini


The eerie remains of a master and slave frozen in time unearthed in the Roman city of Pompeii

Remains of two men who were killed in 79 AD in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. Luigi Spina/Reuters The well-preserved remains of two men have been discovered in the Roman city of Pompeii, near Naples. The two bodies were killed in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD which covered the ancient city in volcanic ash and froze it in time. The bodies are thought to be of a wealthy man and a slave and were found in a villa on the outskirts of Pompeii. Massimo Osanna, director of Pompeii Arche...
Tags: News, International, Trends, History, Italy, Archeology, Naples, Pompeii, Reuters, Roman, Dario Franceschini, Mount Vesuvius, Rachel Hosie, Massimo Osanna, Osanna, Civita Giuliana


Velia: Guide to the Greek and Roman Excavations

Yes, I know your objections to Naples. “But the crime!” you point out. Perhaps you mumble something about piles of garbage. We who know her counter with, “But she is a diamond in the rough!” So let’s let the camera speak, because the verbal argument is long and tedious. Consider Vesuvius Vesuvius, the only active volcano in Europe, is the focal point of Naples You can’t miss the volcano when you ...
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Rick Scott Becomes The 6th Member Of Congress To Test Positive This Week

Sen. Rick Scott (R-FL) is just the most recent member of Congress to test positive for COVID-19 this week, following a handful of his House and Senate peers. Wear a mask. Socially distance. Quarantine if you come in contact with someone positive like I did. We will beat this together, but we all must be responsible. I want to thank all the incredible health care workers who are working around the clock to care for patients. — Rick Scott (@SenRickScott) November 20, 2020 Scott has been in q...
Tags: News, Congress, Washington, Senate, Politico, House, Susan Collins, Naples, Scott, Sen Chuck Grassley R IA, Shelton, Mitch McConnell R Ky, Rick Scott, Sens Bob Casey, Tim Kaine D Va, Sen Kamala Harris


Bella is a new challenger bank with a text-based interface

Meet Bella, a new challenger bank launching on November 30th. The company is trying to differentiate itself with two distinctive features. First, you can interact with the app using keywords and text commands. Second, Bella is trying to build a community that helps each other to differentiate its product from soulless monolithic banking services. Let’s start with the basics. When you open a Bella account, you receive a rainbow debit card that works on the Visa network. You get a checking acco...
Tags: Google, Startups, Mobile, Apps, Finance, Samsung, Tech, Naples, Challenger Bank, Bella, FDIC, LivePerson, Neobank, Second Bella


The Guardian view on Poland and Hungary: obstacles to progress … again | Editorial

The decision by both countries’ governments to block a Covid recovery programme for the EU is unjustified and irresponsibleWhen European Union leaders finally agreed on a groundbreaking economic recovery fund in July, there was understandable euphoria and relief. The huge €750bn package allowed the European commission, for the first time, to raise funds from the open markets on behalf of member states. The money would be distributed to the countries that needed it most, as the coronavirus pandem...
Tags: Europe, Angela Merkel, Economics, Eu, European Union, World news, Hungary, Global Economy, Italy, Poland, Merkel, Naples, Turin, Viktor Orban


Surging homegrown talent and VC spark Italy’s tech renaissance

As Italy reinstates many COVID-19 restrictions, the country’s tech ecosystem is watching and waiting to see what the wider effects of the emergency will be. Italy’s ecosystem for tech venture capital and startups has been in development for years and has made decent strides in the last decade. Will the coronavirus stymie their efforts? Put off by high taxes and paperwork in their home country, many Italian entrepreneurs moved to places like London in years past to startup. Indeed, the Italian Mi...
Tags: Apple, Startups, TC, Europe, Milan, London, Microsoft, Germany, Tech, Spain, European Union, Italy, Venture Capital, Naples, NTT, Rome Milan


More wealthy travelers are turning to private jets this winter for travel as COVID spikes continue. Here are their top 9 destinations.

A Cessna Citation aircraft being marshaled in the snow. HANNAH MCKAY/Reuters Wealthy leisure travelers are returning to the skies in private jets this winter to escape for the holidays.  Business Insider polled some of the country's leading private jet firms to see where they're heading.  The mountain and beach regions of the US continue to be popular but flyers are also leaving US shores for more exotic locals. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Winter is fast approachi...
Tags: Utah, Florida, Colorado, California, Montana, Mexico, US, Trends, United States, Hawaii, Arizona, Silicon Valley, Fda, Las Vegas, Nevada, West Coast


17 photos show thousand of ill people flooding Europe's hospitals as the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic grips the continent

Medical workers take care of a patient at the ICU of the George Papanikolaou General Hospital in Thessaloniki, Greece, on November 11, 2020. Alexandros Avramidis/Reuters In Europe, emergency wards are filling up amid a second coronavirus wave that has seen a record number of cases, hospitalization, and deaths. A worrying increase in hospitalizations and deaths reported across the continent come despite some countries going into partial or full lockdowns over the colder winter months. Europ...
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Italy extended the regions on its 'red zone' list after breaking its record for the highest number of new daily COVID-19 infections

Healthcare workers assist suspected COVID-19 patients outside a hospital in Naples. Salvatore Laporta/KONTROLAB/LightRocket via Getty Images Italy is facing the prospect of another potential lockdown after the country recorded 40,902 new COVID-19 infections and 550 deaths on Friday, according to reports. BBC News reports that Campania and Tuscany will be added to the country's "red zone" list for high-risk regions.  Residents in these regions will join Lombardy, Bolzano, Piedmont, Aosta Va...
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Global report: Germany may extend lockdown as Covid cases in Italy soar

Record daily infections in Germany; Naples hospitals at risk of being overwhelmed; France reports slowdown in rate of new casesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGermany’s partial lockdown could be extended beyond the end of the month and hospitals in parts of Italy are near breaking point as Covid-19 cases continued to surge in both countries, despite positive signs elsewhere in Europe.New daily coronavirus cases in Germany hit a record of 23,542 on Friday, the Robert K...
Tags: Europe, France, Germany, Russia, World news, Infectious Diseases, Italy, Microbiology, Portugal, Naples, Robert Koch Institute, Coronavirus, Stefan Seibert


Link between Alzheimer's disease and gut microbiota is confirmed

In recent years, the scientific community has suspected that the gut microbiota plays a role in the development of the disease. A team from the University and the Hospital of Geneva the National Research and, University and IRCCS SDN Research Center of Naples, confirm the correlation, in humans, between an imbalance in the gut microbiota and the development of amyloid plaques in the brain, which are at the origin of Alzheimer's disease.
Tags: Science, University, Naples, IRCCS SDN Research Center


A hard-pressed Italian hospital resorted to giving oxygen to COVID-19 patients in their cars outside

A patient receives oxygen while waiting in a car outside the Cotugno hospital in Naples, Italy, on November 9, 2020. Ciro de Luca/Reuters Patients waiting for treatment at the hard-pressed Cotugno Hospital in Naples, Italy, were given oxygen in their cars at the weekend, Sky News reported. Images showed a queue of vehicles, which waited in the parking lot as medics wheeled out oxygen cylinders and fed tubes through the car windows. Italy, in the midst of a second wave, is seeing a surge in...
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Tropical Storm Eta Wind Speed Probabilities Number 46

Issued at 2100 UTC WED NOV 11 2020 000 FONT14 KNHC 112045 PWSAT4 TROPICAL STORM ETA WIND SPEED PROBABILITIES NUMBER 46 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL292020 2100 UTC WED NOV 11 2020 AT 2100Z THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM ETA W...
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Tropical Storm Eta Wind Speed Probabilities Number 44

Issued at 0900 UTC WED NOV 11 2020 000 FONT14 KNHC 110857 PWSAT4 TROPICAL STORM ETA WIND SPEED PROBABILITIES NUMBER 44 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL292020 0900 UTC WED NOV 11 2020 AT 0900Z THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM ETA W...
Tags: Weather, Miami, Venice, Nws, Havana, Jacksonville, Tampa, Naples, Orlando, Panama City, Gainesville, Daytona, Tallahassee, KT, NORTH LONGITUDE, GREENWICH ATLANTIC


Hurricane Eta Wind Speed Probabilities Number 44

Issued at 0900 UTC WED NOV 11 2020 000 FONT14 KNHC 110857 PWSAT4 TROPICAL STORM ETA WIND SPEED PROBABILITIES NUMBER 44 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL292020 0900 UTC WED NOV 11 2020 AT 0900Z THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM ETA W...
Tags: Weather, Miami, Venice, Nws, Havana, Jacksonville, Tampa, Naples, Orlando, Panama City, Gainesville, Daytona, Tallahassee, KT, NORTH LONGITUDE, GREENWICH ATLANTIC


Tropical Storm Eta Wind Speed Probabilities Number 43

Issued at 0300 UTC WED NOV 11 2020 000 FONT14 KNHC 110254 PWSAT4 TROPICAL STORM ETA WIND SPEED PROBABILITIES NUMBER 43 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL292020 0300 UTC WED NOV 11 2020 AT 0300Z THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM ETA W...
Tags: Weather, Atlanta, Miami, Venice, Havana, Jacksonville, Tampa, Columbia, Naples, Orlando, Panama City, Augusta, Daytona Beach, Gainesville, Georgetown, Tallahassee