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Polanski to Cooperate with Polish Prosecutors
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 05:00:48 -0800
WARSAW - Filmmaker Roman Polanski, who is in Poland to make a new film, has said he will cooperate with Polish authorities as part of a U.S. request for his extradition over a 1977 child sex crime ...
Pope Begins Asia Tour
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 20:00:24 -0800
Pope Francis has begun a week-long trip to Asia, leaving Rome for Sri Lanka and the Philippines. The pope returns to Asia for the second time of his papacy, part of the Church's outreach to ...
Actress Anita Ekberg Dies Starred in La Dolce Vita
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 12:00:13 -0800
ROME - Anita Ekberg, the striking blonde Swedish actress whose sashay through Rome's Trevi fountain in La Dolce Vita made her an icon of cinema, died Sunday at 83 at a clinic near the Italian ...
Pope urges religious leaders to condemn violence
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:30:02 -0800
Pope Francis Monday urged religious, political and intellectual leaders, especially Muslims, to condemn fundamentalist and extremist interpretations of religion that seek to justify violence. In an ...
Vasco join battle to sign Riquelme
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 23:30:02 -0800
Brazil football club Vasco da Gama are considering a bid for former Argentine midfielder Juan Roman Riquelme. The 36-year-old is a free agent after ending a six-month spell with Argentinos Juniors ...
Balotellis agent rejects talk of Italian leaving for Juventus this month
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 02:15:01 -0800
Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli's agent has rejected talks of the player leaving Anfield to return to Italy this month. Reports in Italy linked Balotelli with a switch to Juventus on loan ahead of ...
CJI Dattu recuses himself from Italian marines case
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 02:15:01 -0800
The Supreme Court bench on Monday refused to hear the Italian marines' case, who have been accused of killing two Indian fishermen. According to reports, Chief Justica of India H L Dattu recused ...
Vatican police inspect papal visit preparations in Manila
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 22:30:48 -0800

Vatican police on Tuesday inspected the preparations for Pope Francis' upcoming five-day visit to the Philippines, checking some of the venues in Manila. Photos tweeted by GMA ...
Italy loses 2 top connections to cinema Golden Age in two-day span
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 22:17:58 -0800
A picture taken on June 21, 2010 shows Swedish-born film star Anita Ekberg posing aboard the Italian cruise ship Costa Atlantica at quay in Stockholm next to a picture showing her her famous swim in ...
The Vatican and Sri Lanka Confirm Papal Visit Agenda
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:38:37 -0800
Colombo, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) First the Vatican and later Sri Lankan authorities, confirmed today the program for the three-day visit of Pope Francis, scheduled to start tomorrow. In his second ...
Italian arrested in Slovenia in poisoned envelope case
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:24:06 -0800
LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) -- Police in Slovenia say they have arrested an Italian man suspected of sending an envelope containing poison to the Czech finance minister last November.Police said Monday ...
Italian court convicts Chinese owner 2 other Chinese in garment factory fire that killed 7
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:24:03 -0800
PRATO, Italy - An Italian court on Monday convicted a Chinese garment manufacturer and two Chinese managers of manslaughter in a 2013 factory fire that killed seven people in the Tuscan city of ...
Fiat to create over 1000 new jobs at Italy plant
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:20:15 -0800

Fiat-Chrysler said on Monday (Jan 12) it will add over 1,000 new jobs at its Melfi?plant in southern Italy, boosting hopes for the revival of car manufacturers in ...
Vatican denies reports of terrorism warning
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:14:04 -0800

A spokesman for the Holy See has denied media reports that the Vatican has been identified as the next likely target for terrorist attacks.
Father Federico Lombardi, the director ...
Vatican will prosecute Italian man for repeated stunts on St. Peters roof
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:14:03 -0800

The Vatican has decided to bring criminal charges against an Italian man who has climbed out onto the roof of St. Peter's basilica five times in a bid to call attention to his ...
Coppa Italia Preview Abbiati calls for ruthless Milan
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:09:17 -0800

Christian Abbiati hopes a more ruthless touch will enable Milan to progress past Sassuolo and into the Coppa Italia quarter-finals.The sides get the latest round of Coppa ...
Italian Marine Latorre’s plea referred to another bench
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:49:34 -0800
The Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice of India H.L. Dattu on Monday referred to another bench a plea of Massimiliano Latorre, one of the two Italian marines accused of killing Indian ...
Fiat Chrysler looks to add 1500 jobs in Italian factory
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:43:34 -0800
ROME (AP) -- Fiat Chrysler Automobiles says "extremely positive" results for sales of the new Jeep Renegade and Fiat 500X will allow the automaker to add 1,500 new jobs in ...
In pictures The 14th Annual No Pants Subway Ride
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:38:23 -0800
Across the globe people have been taking part in the 14th annual 'No Pants Subway Ride'. Before you click away from the gallery in horror, we mean pants as in the American for trousers, not ...
Sound Oil provide production update for 2014
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:35:44 -0800
Total production for calendar year 2014 from the onshore Rapagnano and Casa Tiberi gas fields in Italy was 4.44 MMScm (156.9 MMScf). This was achieved without lost time incident. The 2014 production ...
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