Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast ROME—Opera in Italy has always been a raucous affair. It is common to hear elegantly dressed opera aficionados “boo” a soprano if she misses a high note or demand that the tenor sing his lines again if they aren’t satisfied with a performance. Show More Summary
A six-week course aims to turn the city’s taxi drivers into good-will ambassadors by teaching them hospitality, excellence and useful Chinese and Arabic phrases.
ROME—Naizhong Zhang liked to wear brightly colored made-in-China Hawaiian shirts, but he commanded a very dark underworld that ran the gamut from murder to procuring high-dollar clients for Asian prostitutes. He was also allegedly the...Show More Summary
With men’s fashion presentations in full effect, Italian luxury house Gucci just dropped a visual masterpiece of its Pre-Fall 2018 collection. Captured by Peter Schlesinger at various locations across Rome, including the Coppedè Quarter,...Show More Summary
hadrian6: Warrior with Lance and Shield. 1808. Jean Eugene Charles Alberti. Dutch 1777-1850. oil/canvas. winner Prix de Rome. http://hadrian6.tumblr.com
Rome (AFP) – Italian football federation prosecutors have requested Lazio play two games behind closed doors and fined 50,000 euros ($61,000) following the Anne Frank photo scandal, a lawyer for the club said Friday. Lazio ultra fans...Show More Summary
ROME (Reuters) - A center-right grouping involving former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi is pledging to slash taxes and throw out a drastic pension reform in its bid to win over voters at a national election in just over six weeks' time.
When discussing what led to the fall of the Roman Empire, much of it relates to today’s politics. That’s a point Rand Paul attempted to impart to his Washington colleagues recently according to an op-ed Thursday in the Washington Examiner: I ran into a couple of GOP senators the other day....
Josephine Skriver and Lais Ribeiro look super sexy in as they pose for a Victoria’s Secret photo shoot on Thursday afternoon (January 16) in Miami, Florida. The ladies were joined on the shoot by fellow Angels Romee Strijd and Jasmine Tookes as they spent the day frolicking around the beach in their bikinis. PHOTOS: Check [...]
ROME (Reuters) - Former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi said on Thursday he was ready to lead Italy again if the European Court of Human Rights scrapped a ban on him holding public office.
The Orchard has acquired the distribution rights to THE DEVIL AND FATHER AMORTH, THE EXORCIST director William Friedkin's documentary about an actual exorcist. Friedkin traveled to Rome to meet with 91-year-old Father Gabriele Amorth, known as the “Vatican Exorcist,” to film a real-life exorcism. Show More Summary
Getty ROME—Sex, as they say, sells. But in the case of a growing number of young women, virginity is an even hotter commodity. An 18-year-old Italian woman known only as “Nicole” is the latest, it would seem, to offer up her hymen for high stakes, as first reported by the British tabloid The Sun. Show More Summary
Harlequins' 20-year-old prop Lewis Boyce is one of eight uncapped players in the England squad for the Six Nations opener against Italy in Rome.
Prosecutors say that Luis Fernando Figari, who led a powerful all-male Catholic organization, perpetrated sexual and physical abuse. He moved to Rome in 2015.
Most folks don’t want to go to Europe in winter, so demand drops and airlines are forced to lower prices to lure travelers aboard empty planes.
ROME (Reuters) - Italy's parliament approved on Wednesday an increased military presence in Libya and the deployment of up to 470 troops in Niger to combat migration and the trafficking of people toward Europe, many of whom wash up on Italian shores.
Over the last 2,000 years, the name Nero has become a synonym for a mad emperor. Nero held power in Rome from 54 to 68 CE as the supreme leader of a nation state that prided itself on its republican government. The Romans thought of themselves as some Washingtonians do in the 21st century: as...
American, Delta and United all have low fares to Paris and/or Rome from San Francisco and San Jose at $414 to $488 through their own websites and some partner airline sites for departures February into early June 2018. San FranciscoShow More Summary
Their Mortal Remains is an immersive, multi-sensory and theatrical journey through Pink Floyd’s extraordinary world. A story of sound, design and performance, the exhibition chronicles the music, iconic visuals and staging of the band,...Show More Summary
ROME (Reuters) - Some 1,400 migrants were plucked from overcrowded boats off the coast of Libya on Tuesday, Italy's coastguard said, and two bodies were recovered.