Here’s everything we know about the 1983 disappearance of 15-year-old Emanuela Orlandi — the cold case that is being revived after bones were found beneath a Vatican building

Bones were found underneath the flooring of the Vatican’s embassy to Italy on Monday. Investigators are now looking into whether they may be connected to the 1983 disappearance of Emanuela Orlandi. Here’s what we know about the case so far. On Monday, workers renovating an annex of the Vatican’s embassy to Italy in Rome discovered bones underneath the flooring, sparking immediate questions about whether they may be connected to one of the Holy See’s most puzzling cold cases. For more than 35 years, Italians have been obsessed with the disappearance of Emanuela Orlandi, the 15-year-old daughter of a Vatican employee who went missing after venturing into Rome for a music… Read More

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I drove a $320,000 Lamborghini Huracán Performante to see if the high-performance Lambo is worth the hefty price tag — here’s the verdict

The Lamborghini Huracán Performante is the high-performance trim level of the already high-performing regular Huracán. The Lamborghini Huracán Performante has about 30 more horsepower than the lesser Huracán. We drove a $320,785 Huracán Performante and were extremely impressed — although we couldn’t take this supercar to the track, its natural home. A funny thing has been going on with Lamborghini. When I was growing up, the Italian legend’s supercars were considered wilder and crazier, cruder and more tasteless, than Ferraris. If you liked Lambos, you kind of knew what you wanted to be when you grew up, and it wasn’t necessarily civilized. Since the late 1990s, however, Lamborghini has been… Read More

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The iPhone XS has a few new camera tricks hiding under the hood — here’s what they do (AAPL)

Last month, Apple unveiled the iPhone XS, the latest version of its high-end smartphone. The phone is beautiful — have you seen that new gold color? — and packs new features like Apple’s A12 Bionic chip, more storage, and better battery life than last year’s model. Plus, the new, larger model, the XS Max, has the largest display of any iPhone, ever. Of course, since it’s a new iPhone, Apple had to include a few camera upgrades. It’s not a complete overhaul to the camera, since the XS and XS Max share nearly identical specs to 2017’s iPhone X. But Apple made a few improvements to the front and rear… Read More

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