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Billionaire Ray-Ban Leonardo Del Vecchio dies  CNN Business

Billionaire Ray-Ban Leonardo Del Vecchio dies CNN Business

Leonardo Del Vecchio, president of eyewear company Essilor Lukottica (ESLOF) and one of Italy’s richest business figures, has died at the age of 87, his company said on Monday. “EssilorLukottica announces with regret today that its president has passed away,” the group said in a statement, adding that the board would meet to “determine the …

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European markets are growing as the positive global momentum continues

European markets are growing as the positive global momentum continues

LONDON – European stocks rose on Monday, continuing the positive trend seen at the end of last week’s trading. The pan-European Stokk 600 index added 0.7% in early trading, with underlying resources jumping 2.9% to lead gains as all sectors and major stock markets entered positive territory. The bigger opening on Monday comes after the …

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European markets are growing as the positive global momentum continues

European markets grew by 1% as the positive global momentum continues

LONDON – European stocks rose on Monday, continuing the positive trend seen at the end of last week’s trading. The pan-European Stokk 600 index added 1.1 %% in early trading, with underlying resources jumping 3.7% to lead gains as all sectors and major stock markets entered positive territory. In terms of individual stock price movements, …

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"He raped me for days," the alleged British victim, Paul Haggis, told police

“He raped me for days,” the alleged British victim, Paul Haggis, told police

ROME — The police of the city of Brindisi in the south of Italy announced that the British woman who accused Oscar winner director Paul Haggis of brutal rape has injuries in accordance with her allegations. “I was raped for days,” the woman told investigating prosecutor Antonio Negro, according to a summary of the arrest …

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Paul Haggis arrested in Italy on charges of sexual assault

Paul Haggis arrested in Italy on charges of sexual assault

Oscar-winning Canadian screenwriter and director Paul Haggis has been arrested in Ostuni, southern Italy, on charges of sexual assault and grievous bodily harm. allegedly inflicted on a still unidentified woman who filed the lawsuit. According to multiple reports in the Italian press and a note from the public prosecutor of the nearby town of Brindisi, …

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