The city has developed on seven hills with the rivers running between them, a feature that inspired the early European-American settlers to name it for Rome, the longtime capital of Italy. It developed in the antebellum period as a market and trading city due to its advantageous location on the rivers, by which it sent the rich regional cotton commodity crop downriver to markets on the Gulf Coast and export overseas.
The series features a sprawling ensemble cast of characters, many of whom are based on real figures from historical records, but the lead protagonists are ultimately two soldiers, Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo, who find their lives intertwined with key historical events. Rome was a ratings success for HBO and the BBC. The series received much media attention from the start, and was honored with numerous awards and nominations in its two-series run. Co-creator Heller stated in December 2008 that a Rome movie was in development, but as of early 2015 no further production had been initiated. The series was filmed in various locations, but most notably in the Cinecittà studios in Italy.
The current station was built between 1912 and 1914 by the New York Central Railroad south of the city proper to replace the former structure downtown. Such a move was necessitated by a track realignment.
The one-and-a-half-story brick building was constructed in a Neoclassical style and includes columns flanking the vestibules, decorative grillwork and large arched windows. The waiting room includes a bowed ticket window and a series of delicate triple-globed bronze chandeliers. At the rear of the waiting room are paired symmetrical staircases with ornate openwork iron railings up to the near platform.
In 1988, Amtrak conveyed the station to the city of Rome. Amtrak proposed to close the station in 1996, but the city resisted and instead found federal funds to renovate the station. The $4 million reconstruction was finished in 2004.
Historians have associated mass slavery in Rome with the period of imperial expansion, from roughly 200BC to AD100 ... As with Atlantic slavery, Rome’s slave trade grew from a nexus of commercial opportunity, a demand for labour and a willingness to employ the violence of enslavement.
Historians have associated mass slavery in Rome with the period of imperial expansion, from roughly 200BC to AD100 ... As with Atlantic slavery, Rome's slave trade grew from a nexus of commercial opportunity, a demand for labor and a willingness to employ the violence of enslavement.
International has outperformed the broader market this year, boosted by strong earnings and its dominant position in reduced-risk tobacco products ... Lavery reiterated confidence in the company’s heat-not-burn product iQOS, which has been seen by many as the reduced-risk product to beat as it has rapidly gained popularity in many markets.
Martin Garrix, Bono, and The Edge will be giving a virtual performance before the Euro 2020 opening match between Italy and France in the Olimpic in Rome... The match, set to take place in Olimpico in Rome, will kick off the tournament which had to wait for a year due to restrictions imposed in the country due to Covid-19.
According to Sky SportItalia, the Gunners will be keeping a close eye on Locatelli as Italy prepare to kick off their Euro 2020 campaign against Group A opponents Turkey at Rome’s Stadio Olimpico tonight. Arsenal boss Arteta is is scouring the market for midfield reinforcements this summer (Picture.
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Alitalia to fly from Rome to HND three times per week ... The negativity found in this second test will exempt passengers arriving in Rome from Japan from having to observe the fiduciary quarantine period in Italy, a modality that has reassured the market, in parallel with the progress of the vaccination campaign in our country.
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"The Commission supports Italy's efforts to prepare as soon as possible the launch of ITA as a new and vital market player in line with EU regulations," and in view of finalizing the agreement, contacts between Brussels and Rome "will now continue at full speed at a technical level.