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Carmen Argenziano, an actor on Stargate SG-1, has died. He was 75. Argenziano’s rep confirmed his death to PEOPLE on Monday. In a Facebook post on Sunday, Event Horizon Talent announced the death of Argenziano, who worked as an actor for more than four decades. “It is with a heavy heart and more sadness than anyone can realize right now that I anno...

“Ieri, ho incontrato il Sindaco di Noto, in Sicilia, nella Sede del Comune, per parlare dei rapporti tra la Città di Noto e i siciliani che vivono in America. In tale contesto, si è parlato anche della promozione della tradizionale infiorata che quest’anno è alla quarantesima edizione. In particolare si è parlato della dedica dell’infiorata ai sici...

When I was 10 years old, my dad threw out our toaster. To replace it, he cleared about 80 percent of our counter space for a large, steel industrial panini press. Suddenly, our kitchen felt less like our homey space and more like the industrial kitchens of restaurants. Growing up, my friends came over and ogled over the machine: the centerpiece of...

The biggest contender for Best Original Song at the 2019 Oscars just added another plus to its list. Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper‘s hit “Shallow” from A Star Is Born picked up the 2019 Grammy Award for best song written for visual media at this year’s ceremony. The Grammy goes to Gaga, along with cowriters Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando and Andrew...

On his return to Spain, sailing in January and February 526 years ago, Christopher Columbus composed three letters describing his first voyage west and his experiences on the islands he explored. The letters were purportedly sent to Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand; Luis De Sant Angel (Santangel), who helped finance the voyage; and Gabriel Sanchez...

After co-starring in A Star Is Born together, Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga are understandably close. The palpable connection between the two is evident in everything they do together, from playing lovers in the movie to co-writing the film's emotional soundtrack to gushing about one another on the red carpet. Here, a comprehensive look at Cooper an...

Section 214(b) of the Immigration and Nationality Act: "Every alien shall be presumed to be an immigrant until he establishes to the satisfaction of the consular officer, at the time of application for a visa that he is entitled to non-immigrant status". In 2017, more than 5 million nonimmigrant visa applications were denied under Section 214(b) of...

L’on. Fucsia Nissoli, deputata di Forza Italia eletta in centro e Nord America, ha presentato ieri alla Camera un Disegno di Legge a sostegno dell’associazionismo italiano nel mondo. "Tale DDL", spiega Nissoli, "ha l’obiettivo di far rientrare le associazioni che operano in favore delle comunità italiane nel mondo nel registro delle associazioni di...

Non tutti lo sanno, ma Bradley Cooper ha origini italiane. Per la precisione napoletane e abruzzesi. È lo stesso attore a rivelarlo con orgoglio, raccontando la sua infanzia e il tempo trascorso con i nonni. Nato negli Stati Uniti, a Filadelfia, Bradley Cooper è figlio di un irlandese e di una donna di origini italiane. I nonni materni, infatti, so...

Ray Romano is back on our screens with his first stand-up comedy special in 23 years, and once again it's his kids and family inspiring the jokes. In the Netflix special, Right Here, Around the Corner which airs early February, the Everybody Loves Raymond star goes back to his roots in New York City by walking into the comedy bar where it all began...

Record di crescita export per i tre Pecorini Dop negli Stati Uniti. Nel 2018 (gennaio-ottobre) sono state esportate oltre 8.500 tonnellate di formaggi pecorini per un valore del +40% rispetto all’anno precedente.  Buone notizie anche per quanto riguarda la produzione. La Sardegna è oggi la prima regione italiana per numero di capi ovini da latte co...

CALL FOR PAPERS: The American Association of Teachers of Italian (AATI) will hold its annual conference at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY, from May 30-June 2, 2019. The conference theme is open, but AATI encourages presenters to consider topics regarding current situations and events in Italy today, as well as those traditional subjects concern...