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TURIN, Italy | Juventus coach says Ronaldo ‘calm’ as rape case goes forward

TURIN, Italy—Jan 11, 2019—Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri says Cristiano Ronaldo is “very calm” amid the latest developments in an alleged rape case involving an American woman. Ronaldo is being asked by police to provide a DNA sample in an investigation of the allegation by Kathryn Mayorga, a former model and schoolteacher, that he raped her … Continue reading TURIN, Italy | Juventus coach says Ronaldo ‘calm’ as rape case goes forward

BEIRUT | The Latest: Russia hopes to keep hotline with US in Syria

BEIRUT— The Latest developments in, and related to, Syria (all times local): 2:10 p.m. A top Russian official says that Moscow expects that a hotline between Russia and the U.S. military will be kept in place despite the impending U.S. withdrawal from Syria. President Donald Trump announced last week that the U.S. will withdraw all … Continue reading BEIRUT | The Latest: Russia hopes to keep hotline with US in Syria

MILAN | The Latest: Truck driver who survived bridge plunge returns

MILAN — The latest developments following the deadly collapse of a highway bridge in Italy (all times local): 1:35 p.m. An Italian truck driver who survived the plunge from the collapsed Genoa highway bridge with a dislocated shoulder and bruised hip says he still can’t look at the bridge he used to cross every day. … Continue reading MILAN | The Latest: Truck driver who survived bridge plunge returns

MILAN | The Latest: Rescue work goes on in Italy bridge collapse

MILAN  — The latest developments following the deadly collapse of a highway bridge in Italy (all times local): 11:55 a.m. Italian rescue workers are toiling for a third day in hopes of finding survivors trapped under the rubble of the collapsed highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Firefighters’ spokeswoman Sonia Noci said Thursday that the search … Continue reading MILAN | The Latest: Rescue work goes on in Italy bridge collapse

MILAN | The Latest: Italian highway operator faces volatile trading

MILAN — The latest developments following the deadly collapse of a highway bridge in Italy (all times local): 9:45 a.m. The holding company for Autostrade per l’Italia was facing a volatile trading day after the government announced it would take steps to revoke the concession following the deadly bridge collapse in Genoa. Shares in Atlantia … Continue reading MILAN | The Latest: Italian highway operator faces volatile trading

ROME | The Latest: Bridge collapse witness tells of truck’s escape

ROME — The Latest developments following the deadly collapse of a highway bridge in Italy (all times local): 3:55 p.m. A witness of the deadly Genoa highway bridge collapse has provided a dramatic account to Italian television SKY TG24, including a description of how a green truck stopped just short of the abyss. A driver … Continue reading ROME | The Latest: Bridge collapse witness tells of truck’s escape