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Italy acts to revoke motorway concession after bridge collapse

Italy's government on Friday launched a formal procedure aimed at revoking concessions held by Autostrade per l'Italia to operate toll highways after a bridge it managed collapsed this week, killing at least 38 people.

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Rescuers deal with fire in Italian bridge rubble before day of mourning

Rescue workers searched through tons of concrete and steel from the collapsed Genoa highway bridge for a fourth day on Friday as Italians prepared to bury the 38 victims of a disaster that has angered the public and rattled industry.

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Nigeria construction site collapses, trapping several people

Nigerian rescue officials say they are working to pull out a number of people trapped under the rubble of a collapsed shopping complex that was under ...

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Engineering study in 2017 warned about state of Italian bridge

An engineering study commissioned by Italian motorway operator Autostrade last year warned about the condition of a bridge that collapsed this week ...

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Crews remove major rubble 3 days after Italy bridge collapse

Excavators began clearing large sections of the collapsed highway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa on Friday, searching for people still missing ...

Italy orders construction firm to pay for collapsed bridge that killed 39

The Italian government demanded Autostrade per l'Italia, the company that operates the Morandi Bridge, to pay for rebuilding the bridge.

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Italy opens probe into operator of collapsed bridge, investors dump shares

Italy's government opened an investigation on Thursday into the country's biggest toll-road operator, hours after saying it could face a heavy fine or lose its concession over a bridge collapse that killed at least 38 people.

Up to 20 people still missing in Genoa bridge collapse, chief prosecutor says

There could still be as many as 20 people under the rubble of the collapsed highway bridge in Genoa, in addition to the 38 already confirmed dead, the chief prosecutor of the northern Italian city says.

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Capitalism can crack climate change. But only if it takes risks | Larry Elliott

Anglo-Saxon capitalism’s drive to maximise profits in the short term won’t save the planet. Perhaps the Chinese model can?This summer’s heatwave has provided a glimpse of the future, and it is not a pretty one. On current trends, the years to come will see rising temperatures, droughts, a fight to feed a growing population, and a race against time ...

Italian bridge collapse survivor says it came down "like flour"

Valentina Galbusera said the bridge started shaking in front of her before it collapsed

State of emergency declared amid search for survivors

Rescuers worked through the night to account for all of the victims of Tuesday's Morandi Bridge disaster in Genoa, as Italy's President called for a ...

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Autostrade says met concessionary terms over collapsed motorway

Italy's Autostrade per l'Italia, operator of the motorway where a bridge collapse killed 39 people, said it was confident it could prove it met contractual obligations for the concession.

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Italian leaders demand resignations at company operating collapsed bridge

The search for survivors of the Genoa bridge collapse continued as the toll rose to 39.

Italy bridge was vulnerable before collapse, expert says

A bridge suddenly collapsed in Genoa, Italy, leaving at least 26 dead. It was designed in the 1960s, and experts say the bridge was vulnerable. Charlie D'Agata reports.

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Maryland strength and conditioning coach resigns after football player death

Maryland has parted ways with its strength and conditioning coach and has acknowledged that "mistakes were made" in the treatment of offensive ...

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'They entrusted their son to us': Maryland accepts fault in football player's death

Jordan McNair died after suffering heatstroke during practiceHead coach DJ Durkin has been placed on administrative leaveMaryland’s college football ...

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Maryland Suspends Football Coach D.J. Durkin After Report of Abuse

Durkin has been placed on leave while the university investigates accusations about mistreatment of players that surfaced after a player collapsed during a workout and died weeks later.

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Genoa’s bridge collapse highlights just how many bridges fail around the world

At least 22 people were killed after a bridge collapsed in Genoa on Monday.

Maryland takes responsibility for mistakes in player death

The University of Maryland acknowledged Tuesday that the football player who collapsed during practice and subsequently died did not receive proper medical care and the school must accept "legal and moral responsibility for the mistakes."

In photos: Rescuers work scene at Morandi bridge

A large section of a highway bridge in northern Italy collapsed during torrential rains Tuesday, crushing several vehicles and causing a number of ...

'At least 35 people dead' after highway bridge collapses in Italy

At least 35 people have died and 13 people are injured, five severely, after a section of a highway bridge in northern Italy partially collapsed ...

Before and after images show scale of destruction

A large section of a highway bridge in northern Italy collapsed during torrential rains Tuesday, causing a number of fatalities, authorities said.

Before and after the Italy bridge collapse

A large section of a highway bridge in northern Italy collapsed during torrential rains Tuesday, crushing several vehicles and causing a number of fatalities.

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Todd Starnes: Air Force general is attacked by extremist group because he prays for others

Several months ago I was delivering a speech to a group of patriots in our nation’s capital when I suddenly became ill and collapsed.

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Search for survivors after Italian motorway collapse kills at least 26

Firefighters searched into the night on Tuesday for survivors and bodies amid the rubble of a motorway bridge that collapsed in the northern Italian port city of Genoa, killing at least 26.

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