The latest case against Italian Prime Minister Berlusconi, who faces charges of sexual misconduct, was adjourned within minutes, but outside the court was a raucous amalgam of protesters and police.
04/06/2011 12:46 pm
An underground railway project in Rome could bring Michelangelo's iconic David tumbling down because of weak marble around its ankles.
03/16/2011 04:55 pm
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An Italian judge agreed Tuesday to expedite Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's trial on charges related to underage prosecution. It is scheduled to begin April 6.
02/15/2011 11:12 am
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, who has weathered many scandals during his career, could be in court within weeks to face charges related to underage prostitution.
02/09/2011 01:09 pm
Stock market merger between London Stock Exchange and TMX Group will create one of the largest stock exchanges in the world.
02/09/2011 08:39 am
As its economic clout rises, Germany sheds its postwar identity, becoming more assertive in Europe and the world.
01/30/2011 01:09 pm
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi was today notified of the inquiry, a day after a court overruled a law that allowed him immunity from criminal prosecution.
01/14/2011 02:11 pm
Rome explosions at the Swiss and Chilean embassies today bear the hallmarks of Italian anarchists, who could be trying to take advantage of the country's fragile political situation, say experts.
12/23/2010 01:59 pm
The pressure from weeks of street protests by UK students over university tuition hikes has rattled the government coalition and revealed a movement with a sophisticated command of social-media organizing.
12/09/2010 12:32 pm