- Rome mayor resigns over expense scandal Updated: Oct-08-15 3:24 pm
ROME - Rome Mayor Ignazio Marino resigned Thursday following a scandal over his expense accounts that became the convenient final straw in a months-long campaign by opponents inside and out of his Democratic Party to force him from office.
- Vatican insists relations on track after Rome mayor tiff Updated: Sep-30-15 4:38 pm
VATICAN CITY - The Vatican is insisting that relations with Italy are on track despite an embarrassing few days which saw the pope chastise Rome's mayor in public and another Vatican official make disparaging remarks about him in private.
- 'Build a Mount Rushmore' for Pennetta and Vinci Updated: Sep-13-15 7:47 am
ROME - Italy should build a Mount Rushmore-like monument for U.S. Open finalists Flavia Pennetta and Roberta Vinci.
- Italy's Fed Cup team laid groundwork for success at US Open Updated: Sep-12-15 8:47 am
ROME - The sudden success of Roberta Vinci and Flavia Pennetta isn't really so sudden.
- Italian PM Renzi flies to NY for all-Italian US Open final Updated: Sep-12-15 5:31 am
ROME - Italian Premier Matteo Renzi was flying to New York to attend the first all-Italian U.S. Open final.