In Italy, sympathy for embattled Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi after a Dec. 13 attack could prove a useful means of dividing the opposition, rebuilding his popularity, and manipulating the judicial system.
Star-studded ‘Nine’ is a fast-moving musical about an Italian movie director with a seriously complex love life.
In picking Ben Bernanke as Person of the Year, Time magazine hopes to do better than the last time it anointed an economic mastermind.
In his Nobel Prize acceptance in Oslo, Obama said that we will not eradicate violence in our lifetimes. Some 5,000 people were expected to protest the Afghan war and other issues.
Liberal and conservative pundits both approve of Obama's Nobel Peace Prize speech. They like his humility and his realism.
Robert Frank's candid images exposed the underside of midcentury America and were initially reviled.
In China and the US, the 'Obamao' shirt – which puts President Barack Obama's face between Mao Zedong's iconic cap and jacket – has been a kitschy and right-wing favorite.
Twenty years later, the rest of the world is a different place because of that event.