The new populist cabinet in Rome is set to cut taxes and increase public spending.
The Calabrian mob - known as the 'Ndrangheta - is an "underestimated" and "extraordinary powerful organisation".
Former Chelsea forward Eniola Aluko has signed for Italian champions Juventus.
A 15-year-long court case was given new life on Wednesday when the highest court in Italy published its decision affirming the merits of a plagiarism suit brought by the inventor of Western Kentucky's mascot against a large Italian media company.
Artist Larissa Watson allegedly left several hotels and restaurants without paying during Italian holiday lasting months
Piera Aiello is hardly unknown. She wrote a popular autobiography in 2012 and was elected to Italy's Parliament in March, winning 52 percent of the vote in her Sicilian constituency as a candidate of the populist Five Star Movement.
Two prominent North End restaurateurs, Frank DePasquale and Nick Varano, are teaming up to run an Italian restaurant at Encore Boston Harbor, the $2.5 billion Everett gambling resort scheduled to open next June.
An Italian man has been condemned for taking a selfie on a railway platform where a woman had just been hit by a train.
European Union ministers searched in vain on Tuesday for a compromise on immigration reform, overshadowed by a new hardline government in Rome which has declared Italy will no longer be the continent’s “refugee camp”.