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The Foro Italico is a large sports complex in Rome that was built between 1928 and 1938 at the behest of Benito Mussolini. Originally, it was called the Foro Mussolini, and, at its entrance, a towering obelisk bears the inscription “MUSSOLINI DUX.” Nearby, a stone timeline commemorates great moments in Fascist history. Show More Summary
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez hailed his team’s 6-1 rout of Roma in the Champions League as a “perfect game,” which also saw Lionel Messi start for the first time since returning from injury. Suarez scored twice as the holders celebrated qualifying for the last 16 of the Champions League with […]
ROME -- Italy will respond to growing terror threats in Europe in an appropriately Italian way -- by increasing funding to museums, theaters and concerts. Prime Minister Matteo Renzi laid out a plan Tuesday, which includes 2 billion euros ($2.1 billion) in new spending, to ramp up security in the wake of the Paris attacks. Show More Summary
You’ve just booked a weekend getaway to Rome with your significant other in a desperate attempt to salvage the shattered remains of your relationship. Congratulations! With its breathtaking monuments and mouthwatering cuisine, Rome is the perfect place to dwell in the delusion of happiness for a few final hours. Show More Summary
ROME (Reuters) - A court in Florence has closed its investigation into expense claims filed by Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi when he was mayor of the city between 2009 and 2014 and concluded there was nothing wrong with them, the mayor's office said on Wednesday.
The rising electronic producer and singer releases a dark and detailed new project, featuring Rome Fortune.
ROME – Schools are failing to prepare young people for Europe’s dramatically changing labor market and an overhaul of the education system is urgently needed. So says Pietro Paganini, adjunct professor at this city’s John Cabot University and co-author of the forthcoming book Allenarsi Per Il Futuro. Founder of the free market think tank [...]
We Love Cycling went to three European cities with high rates of bicycle theft – Rome, Amsterdam, and Prague – to see which of them could make an unguarded bike disappear the fastest. Lock your bikes before placing your bets.
A 2000-year old frescoed room has been discovered under a busy Roman street. Photo:Archaeological Superintendency Rome Routine roadworks to install a gas pipeline under a busy street in central Rome have brought to light a 2000-year-old room plastered with frescoes. Show More Summary
A trove of more than 4,000 bronze and silver coins dating back to ancient Rome, uncovered this summer in the orchard of a fruit and vegetable farmer, has been described as one of the biggest treasures of this kind found in Switzerland. Show More Summary
For his new single “Dance,” the Atlanta rap weirdo Rome Fortune got a beat from the Montreal house producer Kaytranada. And now he also got a video from the director GOLDRUSH. In the clip, we see cartoon energy crackling across a night-time cityscape, as Rome Fortune forgets his problems and loses his mind on a […]
Administration officials previously announced that Biden will travel to Croatia Wednesday and meet with the Slovenian president and president and prime minister of Croatia. Biden is expected to discuss the response to the refugee crisis, energy and economic ties between the countries.
Newly minted Fool’s Gold team member Rome Fortune drops off a visual for the uptempo “Dance,” produced by KAYTRANADA. The beards are in the building. Previously: Rome Fortune ft. D.R.A.M. – 24/7
Italian police raided a refugee center in country’s capital of Rome and detained 25 undocumented migrants, including two minors, local media reported on Tuesday.
Rome Fortune’s feel-good debut Fool’s Gold single “Dance” (produced by Montreal funk maestro Kaytranada) gets a music video courtesy of Rome’s longtime visual collaborators GOLDRUSH. While the track earworms into your brain, Rome choreographs...Show More Summary
When American politicians get angry about an issue, whether it's bailing out the banks or same-sex marriage, they like to say that we're heading down the road that led to fall of Rome. However much those assertions rankle historians, we can't, as the illuminating classicist Mary Beard likes to...
If you’ve been following the Art of Manliness for awhile now, you’ve likely caught on to the influence that the classical cultures of Greece and Rome exert on a lot of our content. We promote an idea of “manliness as virtue” that was espoused by both of these ancient civilizations. And there’s a reason for […]
At the IOC headquarters in Lausanne from 16 to 20 November, separate workshops were held with representatives from each city: Budapest (Hungary), Hamburg (Germany), Los Angeles (United States), Paris (France) and Rome (Italy). In anShow More Summary
As Andrew Nelson writes in a recent feature story he wrote for Traveler magazine, Bulgaria is a whirlpool of civilizations. "Everyone, it seems, has come [here]. The Thracians, with their gold. Rome, with its legions. The Asiatic Bulgars, the country's namesake. Show More Summary