Falcon 9 rocket guides itself to sea.

Because the rocket could not be sure of a stable landing, it guided itself away from the targeted touchdown zone on land and instead touched down on water just offshore. The rocket showed off its skills by hovering over the water before it toppled over. Source link

Justice, Italian Style: 9 Years, 13 trials and Few Answers

ROME — Before her brother Stefano died in the prison wing of a Rome hospital on Oct. 22, 2009, Ilaria Cucchi lived what she described as a “normalissima” life, as a model wife and working mother of two. That all changed after she saw her brother’s body stretched out on a morgue slab, his face…

Sicily Storm Kills 9 Members of 2 Families as Villa Floods

MILAN — Nine members of two families were killed in the same house in Sicily when the torrential rains and high winds that have been lashing Italy caused a river to burst its banks Saturday night. In just moments, rushing water filled the villa where the families were staying, drowning those inside. A father and…