ROME – Five Star Movement leader Luigi Di Maio is resigning as head of the party, political sources report.
Di Maio is expected to keep his role of foreign minister.
POTENZA – A Vultur Rionero football fan has been killed following an attack from Melfi fans, local authorities say.
BOLOGNA – The Sardine movement’s latest protest drew a crowd of 40,000 people to Bologna just one week ahead of the crucial Emilia-Romagna regional elections.
ROME – An influx of over 100 Algerian migrants are to be held in a new reception center, Il Fatto Quotidiano reports.
FOGGIA – Italy’s ministers have announced they will strengthen the country’s anti-mafia forces after a bomb exploded in an old people’s home linked to a witness in a mafia trial, judicial sources
ROME – 94 people have been arrested in early morning raids, in connection with an EU scam, according to judicial sources.
NAPLES – At least four people have been taken to hospital following a collision of Metro trains at Piscinola station, local authorities report.
REGGIO CALABRIA – Four members of the Tegano gang are arrested for murder of tobacconist, police spokesperson says.
ROME – Five Star Movement head Luigi Di Maio is teetering on the edge of resigning as leader, Il Fatto Quotidiano reports.
ROME – Two hundred motorway tunnels in Italy are "at risk" of collapse or incident, La Repubblica reports.
ROME – The Democratic Party is fighting to keep political control of Emilia Romagna in upcoming regional elections.
AOSTA – A French ski instructor has been killed falling from a helicopter in the Alps, local authorities report.
TURIN – Diesel cars with European emission standards 5 or under have been prevented from travelling in the Piedmont capital Wednesday as the city is on a red alert for smog, local authorities repo