Germany's Andre Greipel bounced back from an untimely puncture to power his way to a stage two victory on the 100th Giro d'Italia.
Overall contenders Nairo Quintana of Movistar and Geraint Thomas of Team Sky finished safely in the pack despite the disruption caused by a late crash.
The European Union will allow Austria, Denmark, Germany, Sweden and non-EU country Norway to prolong ID checks at their borders
The Commission is recommending that EU member states endorse the fine for "statistical misrepresentation."
The court decision overturns a lower court ruling nearly two years ago against extraditing Dymitro Firtash.