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International News Archive - July 05, 2011

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Mass tourism, environmental neglect and rampant construction have a devastating effect on the lagoon city of Venice, warns Italy’s leading heritage group Italia Nostra.

Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.