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Cardinal Angelo Becciu resigns amid financial accusationsAn Italian cardinal at the Vatican is speaking out about his forced resignation. CBS News foreign correspondent Chris Livesay is in Rome with the accusations surrounding Cardinal Angelo Becciu.
Today in History for September 23rdHighlights of this day in history: Richard Nixon gives his 'Checkers' speech; Rome's Augustus Caesar born; Lewis and Clark finish trek to America's West; Psychologist Sigmund Freud dies; Musicians Ray..
Italy launches "COVID free" flightsRome Airport to provide COVID-19 testing before passengers board several flights.
Simona Halep edges out Garbine Muguruza to reach Italian Open finalSimona Halep reached a third Italian Open final with a hard-fought win over Garbine Muguruza in Rome. The two former French Open winners will be among the favourites in Paris and there was little to..
Nadal stunned by Schwartzman in Rome quarter-finalsDefending champion Rafa Nadal crashed out of the Italian Open with a stunning 6-2 7-5 defeat by Argentine Diego Schwartzman in the quarter-finals on Saturday. The nine-times Rome champion, who had won..
Halep reaches Rome semis after Putintseva retiresROME (AP) — Top-seeded Simona Halep became the first semifinalist at the Italian Open when Kazakh opponent Yulia Putintseva retired midway through their match due to a lower back injury Saturday...
Monfils receives racist abuse after Rome defeatFrench tennis player Gaël Monfils revealed Friday that he had received a barrage of racist abuse through social media after his second-round exit in the Italian Open.","content":"French tennis player..
Azarenka shocks Kenin with double bagel in RomeVictoria Azarenka switched with ease from her impressive form on the hard court in the United States last week to clay in Rome sweeping past third seed Sofia Kenin. ......
Teenager Sinner shocks Tsitsipas in Rome openerROME: Greece's exited the on Wednesday with a second round defeat to home hope 19-year-old . Third seed Tsitsipas, the recipient of a first round bye, crashed 6-1, 6-7 (9/11), 6-2 to 81st-ranked Sinner..
Djokovic through in Italy as he wins first match after US Open disqualificationNovak Djokovic returns to action after his US Open disqualification with a convincing second-round win over Salvatore Caruso at the Italian Open in Rome.
Rafael Nadal is the big favourite for Italian Open, but break may hurt him,’ says ...Felix Auger-Aliassime says Rafael Nadal is the ‘big favourite’ for the Italian Open in Rome despite him not playing competitive tennis for months. Nadal opted not to defend his US Open title this..
Italian Open: Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic renew rivalry ahead of Roland GarrosRafael Nadal will make his return to competitive tennis this week at the Italian Open, while Novak Djokovic participates in his first event since getting disqualified from the US Open. Preparing for..
Serena withdraws from Rome with Achilles strainSerena Williams withdrew from the WTA clay-court tournament that begins Monday in Rome due to a left Achilles tendon injury sustained in her US Open semi-final defeat, the tour announced Saturday...
Euronext offers Rome concessions to win Borsa Italiana - sourcesROME/LONDON — French stock exchange operator Euronext has made Rome a key ally in its bid plan to take over Borsa Italiana, granting Italian state lender CDP significant influence in the combined..
China's top diplomat fails to restore strained ties with EuropeNew York [US], September 5 (ANI): China's bid to mend its strained ties with European countries did not get much traction during a recent five-day Europe visit by Foreign Minister and State Councillor..
Italy on nationwide lockdown as coronavirus cases surgeItalian authorities have imposed drastic measures to try to curtail the worst coronavirus outbreak in Europe. Public gatherings are banned, sporting events canceled and non-essential travel virtually..
Why a Somali-born fighter is being honoured in RomeSome Italians are revaluating their colonial past in East Africa, writes Ismail Einashe.
Italy posts more than 1,000 daily coronavirus cases for first time since mid-MayRome: Italy reported 1,071 new coronavirus infections in the past 24 hours, the health ministry said on Saturday, exceeding 1,000 cases in a day for the first time since May when the government eased..
Sanders: "Nero fiddled while Rome burned. Trump golfed"Senator Bernie Sanders, the last Democrat to drop out of the primary race, urged his supporters to vote against President Trump. "Nero fiddled while Rome burned. Trump golfed," Sanders said. Watch his..
Italy garbage dips with virus lockdowns, but plastics riseROME — Italy produced 10% less garbage during its coronavirus lockdown, but environmentalists warn that increased reliance on disposable masks and packaging is imperiling efforts to curb single-use..
Alpine glacier in Italy threatens valley, forces evacuationsROME (AP) — Experts were closely monitoring a Mont Blanc glacier on Friday, a day after they evacuated 75 tourists and residents amid fears the glacier could soon break apart and crash into a popular..
Opera breathes new life into the Circus Maximus amid coronavirus pandemicIn this era of social distancing, Chris Livesay reports how an ancient place in Rome has become a safe performance space.
‘We’re living in fear’: LGBT people in Italy pin hopes on new lawFor 15 years, Marco and his boyfriend had lived together fairly peacefully in a town outside Rome. Then, in early June, a neighbour started harassing them. “It began quite lightly, with him being..
Italy PM says virus state of emergency may be extendedROME: Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said Friday it was possible a state of emergency triggered by the coronavirus crisis could be extended beyond the end of the month. In Italy, the procedure..
Man Utd & Wolves learn potential Europa League opponentsManchester United are drawn against Istanbul Basaksehir or Copenhagen in the last eight of the Europa League, while Wolves may meet Sevilla or Roma.
Doctors in Rome separate conjoined twinsDoctors in Rome separate conjoined twins
Ennio Morricone’s life in pictures“Spaghetti" Westerns composer Ennio Morricone has died in Rome aged 91.
Italian film composer Ennio Morricone dies aged 91Italian composer Ennio Morricone has died aged 91. He was best known as the creative mastermind behind many famous Spaghetti Western soundtracks, including the score to 1966's The Good, the Bad and the..
Luxury hotel project stays its course in RomeRenovations underway to turn Rome building into new Bulgari hotel, despite worst tourism crisis since WW2. (July 3)
More feline control after cat contracts rare virus in ItalyRome: Public officials in the central Italian commune of Arezzo called on Wednesday for better surveillance of the feline population after a housecat contracted a rare rabies-like virus and began..
Italy approves guarantees for $7.1 bln loan to Fiat ChryslerROME — Italy has approved a decree offering state guarantees for a 6.3-billion euro ($7.1 billion) loan to Fiat Chrysler’s (FCA) Italian unit, the Treasury said on Wednesday, paving the way for the..
Napoli beat Juventus on penalties to claim Coppa ItaliaRome, Jun 17 (efe-epa).- Napoli won their sixth Coppa Italia here Wednesday, prevailing over Juventus on penalties 4-2 after the sides held each other scoreless for 90 minutes. Lorenzo Insigne, Matteo..
Italian soccer resumes in silence, Juventus reaches finalSoccer finally resumed in Italy in a surreal atmosphere as Juventus drew with 10-man AC Milan 0-0 to reach the Italian Cup final on the away goals rule. The first leg finished 1-1 in Milan before the..
Rescue boats return to Mediterranean after 2-month pauseRome, June 10 (efe-epa).- Humanitarian boats that patrol the central Mediterranean to rescue migrants have returned to the sea after a two-month hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic, NGOs announced..
Protests roll on against 'worldwide' racismDemonstrators in Rome held their fists in the air and chanted "No Justice! No Peace!" on Sunday, while in London people defying official warnings not to gather lay down outside the U.S. Embassy as part..
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Coronavirus: Far-right Rome protest turns briefly violentA rally by extremists and football fans over the government's response ended in clashes with police.
George Floyd protests, Strawberry moon, Trump visits Maine: 5 things to know FridayVatican official to hold George Floyd prayer service in Rome, President Trump heads to Maine despite concerns of unrest and more things to know Friday
Italian judge orders seizure of neo-fascist CasaPound headquartersAn Italian judge ordered police to seize the headquarters of a far-right group in central Rome, authorities said on Thursday in a move hailed as a victory by the city's mayor Virgina Raggi from the..
Italy Opens Borders Ahead of Neighbors, Beckoning TouristsRome's Leonardo da Vinci airport sprang back to life Wednesday as Italy opened regional and international borders in the final phase of easing its long coronavirus lockdown, but it was still an open..
Italy's opposition parties flout social distancing rules at rally in RomeROME — Italian opposition parties and hundreds of supporters defied social distancing rules on Tuesday to pack Rome’s central streets in an anti-government protest rally. With more than 233,000..
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AP Top Stories May 19 PHere's the latest for Tuesday, May 19th: Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin defends White House reopening efforts; China criticizes Trump's W.H.O threat; Vice President Mike Pence previews return to..
Rome's coronavirus-hit Raphael exhibition to reopen in JuneAn exhibition commemorating the 500th anniversary of the death of Renaissance artist Raphael will reopen on June 2 in Rome and its run extended until Aug.30, after it fell foul of the COVID-19..
Italy's beauty sector hopes coronavirus doesn't crack the mirrorThe nail care section of the Femme salon in Rome looks almost like a prison visiting room with a row of people on one side of a glass partition and visitors on the other.
Italy: Chemical plant fire hurts 2, forces Venetians indoorsROME (AP) — A fire at a chemical plant near Venice critically injured two people, belched thick black smoke into the air and forced Venetians to stay indoors for fear...
Vatican to introduce temperature checks at St. Peter's BasilicaPeople attending Masses in St. Peter's and other papal basilicas in Rome will have their temperature checked as part of measures to contain the spread of coronavirus, the Vatican said on Thursday.
Freed Italian aid worker returns home on special flightSilvia Romano, an Italian aid worker kidnapped 18 months ago in East Africa, landed in Rome on Sunday a day after being freed.
Roundup: COVID-19 curve decreasing in Italy as death toll tops 30,000ROME, May 8 (Xinhua) -- Italy on Friday posted a decrease in COVID-19 intensive care cases and hospitalizations as the death toll pushed past the 30,000 mark, according to the latest numbers released..
Italy to inject €3bn capital into Alitalia - ministerThe Italian government will inject at least €3 billion in fresh capital into Alitalia, the industry minister said on Thursday, laying out the plan for the nationalisation of the ailing carrier. Rome..
Rome's cafes, restaurants reopen for takeawaysItaly has begun easing key restrictions after a two-month coronavirus shutdown. 4.4 million Italians are able to return to work and some limits on movement have been removed in the first European..
Coronavirus World UpdatesRome has survived floods, fire and conquest, but the coronavirus is testing the city’s spirit anew. The global race for a vaccine is taking on an intensity never before seen in medical research.