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Bishop bans mafia godfathers from baptisms

A bishop in Sicily has banned known mafia criminals from acting as godfathers at baptisms in churches in his diocese.

Italian navy officials say they have recovered 217 bodies from the hull of a migrant ship that sank off Libya last year in a tragedy that sparked the EU to beef up Mediterranean rescue operations.

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Virginia Raggi was elected on Sunday as Rome’s first female mayor in a triumph for the populist Five Star Movement (M5S) that represents a stinging setback for Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.

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PBA: Aces crush Elite

About the only time the Alaska Aces struggled last night was when they fought to keep intact a 30-point lead in the fourth quarter.

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