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ROME  | Jeep exec takes over Fiat, marking end of Marchionne era

ROME  — Jeep executive Mike Manley will be the new CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles after longtime leader Sergio Marchionne’s health suddenly deteriorated following surgery. The announcement after an emergency board meeting Saturday marked the end of the Marchionne era, which included the turnaround of failing Fiat, the takeover of bankrupt U.S. automaker Chrysler and … Continue reading ROME  | Jeep exec takes over Fiat, marking end of Marchionne era

LONDON | Warholm exploits Samba absence to win London 400 hurdles

LONDON — World champion Karsten Warholm used the absence of Qatar rival Abderrahman Samba to finally win a 400-meter hurdles at the Anniversary Games on Saturday.  And in a Norwegian record, too. Warholm was runner-up to Samba in the previous Diamond League meetings in Rome, Oslo, Stockholm, Paris, and Lausanne. But Samba preferred to try … Continue reading LONDON | Warholm exploits Samba absence to win London 400 hurdles

ROME | The Latest: Auto industry praises Manley choice as FCA CEO

ROME — The Latest on Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO (all times local): 7:55 p.m. Auto industry reaction to the announcement that Jeep executive Mike Manley will replace the ailing Sergio Marchionne as the head of Fiat Chrysler Automobile has been positive. Karl Brauer, executive publisher of Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, says Manley’s “international experience … Continue reading ROME | The Latest: Auto industry praises Manley choice as FCA CEO

ROME | Fiat Chrysler choses Jeep exec Manley to replace ailing CEO

ROME— Fiat Chrysler Automobile announced Saturday that CEO Sergio Marchionne’s health had suddenly deteriorated following surgery and that its board of directors had chosen Jeep executive Mike Manley to replace him. Marchionne, a 66-year-old Italian-Canadian, joined Fiat in 2004 and led the Turin-based company’s merger with bankrupt U.S. carmaker Chrysler. Manley, 54, had been heading … Continue reading ROME | Fiat Chrysler choses Jeep exec Manley to replace ailing CEO

ROME | Fiat Chrysler picks Jeep’s Manley to replace ailing CEO

ROME— Fiat Chrysler Automobile announced Saturday that CEO Sergio Marchionne’s health had suddenly deteriorated following surgery and that its board of directors had chosen Jeep executive Mike Manley to replace him. Marchionne, a 66-year-old Italian-Canadian, joined Fiat in 2004 and led the Turin-based company’s merger with bankrupt U.S. carmaker Chrysler. Manley, 54, had been heading … Continue reading ROME | Fiat Chrysler picks Jeep’s Manley to replace ailing CEO

ROME | Body of woman who died likely in 2017 found in Italy house

ROME— The Italian news agency ANSA says police have discovered the body of a 60-year-old woman, who apparently died in early 2017, in a home in northern Italy. ANSA said Saturday that initial examination of the body indicated she had died of natural causes in the home in Verona. It said the mailbox was overflowing … Continue reading ROME | Body of woman who died likely in 2017 found in Italy house

ROME | Fiat Chrysler board meets in light of CEO’s surgery

ROME — The boards of Fiat Chrysler, Ferrari and CNH Industrial were called to urgent meetings Saturday in Italy in light of executive Sergio Marchionne’s recent surgery and prolonged convalescence. The La Stampa daily, the hometown newspaper of Fiat’s headquarters city, Turin, where the boards were summoned to separate meetings, said the huddles were called … Continue reading ROME | Fiat Chrysler board meets in light of CEO’s surgery

ROME | Police in Italy find 2 stolen Renoir and Rubens paintings

ROME— Police in northern Italy have recovered two paintings stolen in 2017, a Renoir and a Rubens. Carabinieri art-squad police displayed the paintings for reporters Friday in Monza, a city in the northern Lombardy regional of Italy. Investigators allege the works were stolen in Monza from a pair of art dealers by suspects posing as … Continue reading ROME | Police in Italy find 2 stolen Renoir and Rubens paintings