- Sicily detains 10 smugglers in deaths of 52 migrants Updated: Aug-28-15 12:05 pm
ROME - Prosecutors in Sicily detained 10 people on suspicion of smuggling and murder Friday for having allegedly crammed dozens of migrants into the airless hold of a boat where 52 bodies were found this week.
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GENEVA - Here are the latest developments Friday regarding the tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe.
- Police: Messages for No. 1 Mafioso hidden in Sicilian soil Updated: Aug-03-15 1:05 pm
ROME - The No. 1 Cosa Nostra fugitive communicates with henchmen using written messages buried in dirt or hidden under boulders on sheep ranches and comes and goes from Sicily, possibly thanks to high-level protection, investigators said Monday after nabbing some of his alleged accomplices.