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Damage in 5.7-magnitude quake off Italy’s Adriatic coast

Nov. 09, 2022 02:53 AM EST

ROME (AP) — A moderate earthquake shook Italy’s northeastern coast early Wednesday, causing some cracks in buildings and prompting at least one health clinic to evacuate. There were no immediate reports of injuries. Premier Giorgia Meloni was in constant contact with Italy’s...

Man dies during torrential rain flooding in Croatia

Sep. 29, 2022 08:13 AM EDT

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — A man has died during flooding in a northern Adriatic Sea port in Croatia after the town was hit by a storm and torrential rainfall, authorities said on Thursday. Huge amounts of water drenched Rijeka on Wednesday evening, bursting into houses and submerging...

Slovenia police find 103 migrants on train bound for Italy

Sep. 21, 2022 08:46 AM EDT

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — Police in Slovenia stopped more than 100 people who boarded a train to Italy after leaving two asylum-seeker centers. The 103 migrants had left the centers in Slovenia earlier and boarded the train to Italy on Tuesday night before officers found them,...