ROME-- A "summit" was being held Monday to tackle Rome’s mushrooming refuse crisis, as residents of proposed landfill sites again made their displeasure heard.
ROME-- The owner of a restaurant next to the Trevi Fountain has accused city council officials of conning him out of a 26,000 euro bribe for favourable treatment which was not then forthcoming.
ROME-- A notorious Roman loan shark known as Lady Casamonica has been sentenced to 11 years and eight months in prison.
ROME-- Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg was rumbled by his own creation when social networkers posted seeing him on his honeymoon in Rome this week.
ROME-- A man has appeared in court charged with posing as a priest to carry out a jewellery robbery worth 500,000 euros.
ROME--A gunfight erupted between security guards and armed bandits disguised as dustmen near the crowded Via Tiburtina this morning, police said.
ROME -- The bomb squad was summoned this week at Leonardo Da Vinci Airport after an American flying to New York abandoned a bag containing 15 cats.
ROME-- A Romanian convicted of raping an American tourist in the normally-peaceful Borghese Gardens has been sentenced to only four years and eight months in prison.