Topic: Naples (Italy)
The European Union is asking Italy to return $1 million which was inappropriately used to pay for an Elton John concert.
11/19/2010 09:55 pm
Venice is famous for its gondolas and gondoliers, but the songs they sing are not as authentic and homegrown as you think – many originated outside Venice.
11/05/2010 12:46 pm
Manuel, who works as a 'recycler,' says his income dropped in half after recycle bins were introduced across Ecuador's capital. Officials say improved work regulations are the bigger reason for reduced wages.
11/04/2010 01:09 pm
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 10/22
Italy's garbage woes are resurfacing as one town near historic Pompeii protests a new trash dump and rubbish piles return to Naples.
10/21/2010 11:05 am
Milan, Rome, and Naples have recently dismantled Roma Gypsy camps, but Italy may avoid EU sanctions since the expulsions are being carried out at the municipal level.
10/13/2010 03:28 pm
Louis Caprioli, the former head of France’s domestic intelligence agency, says the raft of travel warnings suggests that 'something real is afoot.'
10/06/2010 04:22 pm
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 09/24
Caravaggio fans were no doubt disappointed when scholars announced that the 'Martyrdom of St. Lawrence,' initially thought to be the work of Caravaggio, was likely painted by one of his followers.
07/28/2010 07:11 pm
Archemedes' burning mirror, a device that was thought to concentrate the sun's rays into a laser beam that repelled an invading Roman fleet in 212 BC, was more likely a steam cannon, new research suggests.
06/29/2010 01:58 pm