MONTE SANT ANGELO – A man thought to be significant in a Gargano mafia gang was shot and killed Monday outside his home near Monte Sant’Angelo, police sources said
MILAN – Auschwitz survivor and life senator Liliana Segre has been given a police escort in view of the threats and hate messages she has been receiving, said political sources.
SARNO – The mayor of a Campania town has ordered the precautionary measure of evacuating residents due to the risk of landslides.
ALESSANDRIA – Three firefighters have been killed and three people hospitalised due to an explosion in a building in Quargnento, near Alessandria, Piedmont, says the fire brigade.
PALERMO – A colleague of an Italia Viva MP has been detained on charges of carrying orders and messages from imprisoned mafiosi to the outside world, reports Il Fatto Quotidiano.
VENICE – The sixth outing of Venice’s “submarine gondoliers,” who clear up rubbish in the canals, took place between 6 p.m. and midnight on Sunday, said the town council.
MILAN – Liliana Segre, the life senator and Holocaust survivor, has said that the social media haters who send her an average of 200 racist messages a day are people to be pitied or treated, repor
PERUGIA – The centre-right has won the regional elections of Umbria on Sunday in a landmark change for the traditionally left-wing area.
RAGUSA – Police have broken a Mafia ring that sent contaminated plastic from Sicily to China under cover of recycling, say judicial authorities.