ROME - Record abstention levels and the crushing defeat of Silvio Berlusconi have marked Sicilian elections.
ROME- Silvio Berlusconi has threatened to withdraw his party’s support from the Italian government, accusing Prime Minister Mario Monti of worsening the recession.
ROME – One dead and widespread panic as an magnitude 5 earthquake hits the Pollino area between Basilicata and C
ROME – Six seismologists and one government official received prison sentences for failing to adequately warn of the danger of the 2009 Aquila earthquake.
ROME- Silvio Berlusconi denied ever having sex with 17-year-old ‘Ruby’ at his trial in Milan. He is accused of having resorted to prostitution.
Seven guns and over 250 cartridges were found in a church in Naples.
ROME- On Wednesday Alitalia announced its plan to make 690 of its employees redundant in another attempt to reduce the debt plaguing the company.
ROME - Forty-four illegal immigrants, including one minor, were found along the 106 motorway near Roccella Ionica in Calabria.
ROME-- The entire City Council of Reggio Calabria has been dismissed, accused of direct links with the mafia.