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Italy and Cinque Terre: Your Mini Guide

Travel
If you would like to go somewhere really special for your vacation, we would recommend Italy and Cinque Terre. This part of the world is simply beautiful and it really does have to be seen to be believed. ...
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The Blue Walk Tour Specialists Offer Expanding Program of European Guided Walking Vacations

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Travel
The Blue Walk is a Florida-based guided walking tour company that offers small group walking vacations throughout France, Italy, Greece, and England. The experienced guides lead enthusiasts along the blue coastlines, picturesque villages and scenic open spaces of some of the world’s most beautiful destinations. ...
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No Gay Pride in Venice: Mayor Incites Public Protest with Elton John

Entertainment
Italy is the only major western European country that doesn’t recognize gay marriage or civil partnerships. ...
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Italy’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban Ruled a Human Rights Violation

International
Currently there are only 20 nations in the world that have legalized same-sex marriage, while Mexico has legalized it in certain regions of their country. ...
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Marriage and Adoption Strides in Italy, France

France and Italy are in the news this week for strides the respective countries have made in regard to same-sex families.
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France and Italy are in the news this week for strides the respective countries have made in regard to same-sex families. ...
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Hundreds of Migrants Feared Dead in Mediterranean

Rescued migrants watch as the body of person who died after a fishing boat carrying migrants capsized off the Libyan coast, is brought ashore along with 23 others retrieved by the Italian Coast Guard vessel Bruno Gregoretti at Boiler Wharf, Senglea in Malta on April 20, 2015. Photo: Matthew Mirabelli/AFP/Getty Images
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Hundreds of migrants were on a boat that capsized Sunday in the Mediterranean Sea. An estimated 950 people were on the ship. ...
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West Seattle’s Amanda Knox: Engaged to Marry Musician

Amanda Knox
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Amanda Knox, the 27-year-old West Seattleite once found guilty of murdering her roommate while studying abroad in Italy is now engaged. ...
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Amanda Knox Gives Journalism Another Shot Post-Murder Trial

Amanda Knox is now writing for the West Seattle Herald.
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West Seattle native Amanda Knox has taken up the task of freelancing for the West Seattle Herald. ...
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Vatican Attitudes Are Changing for the LGBT Community and Why It Should Matter to All of Us

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Top News Editorial Faith and Religion
If you’re a practicing Catholic, and an LGBT person, you get why this is a big deal. It’s not easy to practice a religion that doesn’t support who you are. ...
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Facebook Suspends Italian Woman’s Account Over Same-Sex Kiss

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After posting a picture of two women kissing, a woman in Italy had her Facebook account suspended after she refused to take it down. ...
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