ROME - The convicted murderer 55 year-old mafioso Stefano Ganci has died in a hospital in Palma of a heart attack, according to police sources.
ROME - The NGOs Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) and SOS Mediterranee have appealed for more rescue vessels on the Mediterranean, saying “fewer rescue boats means more deaths to mourn.” The call came
ROME - "I am absolutely and intimately convinced that I can win the election” said Former Prime Minister and Forza Italia leader Silvio Berlusconi as he shared his hopes that his coalition will ear
ROME - The Archbishop of Naples, Cardinal Sepe, often makes headlines for his efforts in combating the young members of the camorra.
ROME - The latest in a series of cold-weather battles in the north of Italy, an avalanche hit an apartment building in the town of Sestriere, near Turin, late Monday.
ROME - The Miss Wheelchair World competition has concluded, but its impact, in showing that women’s bodies are not ‘wonderful’ merely through physical ability, li
ROME - The President of Lombardy, Roberto Maroni of the Northern League, plans to leave his position in order to return to Rome as a centre-right minister, making room for the consolidation of the
ROME - An effort by the Egyptian Museum of Turin to assist in the integration of 50,000 Arabic Italians in the region has led to associations of racism by the Northern League.
CERVINIA - Ten thousand tourists were blocked overnight in the Alpine resort town on Friday after two metres of snow fell in 24 hours due to Storm Eleanor.
BITONTO - Mafia hitmen trying to gun down a 20-year-old member of a rival clan near the Apulian city of Bari shot and killed an 84-year-old woman used as human shield as she was on her way to atten
CATANIA – A Sicilian ambulance worker has been arrested on charges of murdering three elderly patients in his care in order to charge their families money for funerals, according to the public pros
ROME - Maurizio Tramonte, a neo-Fascist convicted of a devastating bombing in Brescia 40 years ago, is set to be extradited from Portugal to Italy on Tuesday, according to news sources.
LECCE - Deep in the heel of Italy, in this Baroque southern town, there is an Italian Air Force base recognized worldwide for its excellence.
LAMEZIA TERME - The Carabinieri have arrested seven individuals believed to be part of a Nigerian prostitution ring in Southern Italy, according to news sources.