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Italian Diego Ulissi wins stage; Aussie Cadel Evans takes over lead in Giro d'Italia

MONTECOPIOLO, Italy - A final push from Diego Ulissi saw the Italian win a tough eighth stage as the Giro d'Italia took to the mountains on Saturday, while Cadel Evans ended Michael Matthews' grip on the overall lead.Ulissi made his move...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-17/italian-diego-ulissi
Tour de France leader Vincenzo Nibali knows doping suspicions still loom

...most. Cycling's other two "Grand Tours," which he has already won, were marred by doping cases. Last year's Giro d'Italia was tarnished by three positive tests while in the 2010 Vuelta Nibali's runner-up, Ezequiel Mosquera, later tested positive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-21/tour-de-france-leade
Polish rider Rafal Majka wins Stage 14; leader Vincenzo Nibali extends advantage

...strategy against his biggest challengers for the yellow jersey."I am really very happy," Majka, who was sixth in the Giro d'Italia this year, said of his first professional victory after chucking his stage winner's bouquet to the crowd. He became only...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-19/polish-rider-rafal-m
Telecom Italia shares jump after takeover bid

ROME -- Trading of Telecom Italia shares was briefly suspended today after they jumped more...Minutes after the Milan market opened, shares of Telecom Italia and Telecom Italia Mobile shot up 10 percent from Friday's closing price...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/23/bus_254176.shtml
Business
Cunego wins Giro d'Italia

MILAN, Italy -- Italy's Damiano Cunego won the Giro d'Italia on Sunday, holding a two-minute lead over his closest opponents at the end of the 20-stage cycling race. Countryman Alessandro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/31/oth_417429.shtml
Other sports
Viva Italia Sale

Through Tuesday, Publix will hold its annual Viva Italia Sale. Shoppers can save on ingredients for Italian meals, such as Hunt's 100 percent Natural Tomatoes, Mueller's Pasta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/latina-emerson/2012-02-22/viva-it
Viva Italia Sale at Publix

...has items on sale for a tasty Italian dinner. The sale ends Tuesday, Feb. 23.Here's the tip of the day:For its Viva Italia sale, Publix has popular Italian items on sale, including Publix mild or hot Italian pork sausage ($2.49 per pound...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/latina-emerson/2010-02-19/viva-it
Italian Vincenzo Nibali in the driver's seat in Tour de France

...climbs would have been better and more spectacular for everyone."Nibali, who won the Spanish Vuelta in 2010 and the Giro d'Italia in 2013, is 2 minutes, 23 seconds ahead of Australian Richie Porte and 2:47 clear of Spaniard Alejandro Valverde, who won...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-15/italian-vincenzo-nib
Property transfers

...William E. Walker III to Lauren E. Potocik, Lots 2 and 3, Block E, Fruitland Estates, $112,900Italia A. Popwell and Italia Antonelli Popwell to Michael Nale, Unit 2678, Towne Club Condo, $52,000Michael Nale to Michael Nale and Sun O. Nale...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/real-estate/2014-07-12/property-transfers
Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins rides in small event

ISCHIA, Italy - Unlike Lance Armstrong, Bradley Wiggins didn't need to be recruited for the Giro d'Italia with a $1 million commitment. Wiggins, last year's Tour de France champion, is riding in the Italian classic purely out of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-05-06/tour-de-france-winne