5 hrs ago
Log Cabin Democrat
Hendrix graduate receives Fulbright award
Sara Hales, who graduated this spring from Hendrix with a degree in classics, was selected for a 2014-2015 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to Italy.
8 hrs ago
The Bologna Drama: The Voice for Democratic Change vs. the Sound of Oppression
When I opened Assenna.com I noticed a poster written in small letters. I pressed the full screen it goes: Una Citta' Antifascista non puo' ospitare un regime FASCISTA.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Weekly Standard
Promises to Keep
A mighty republic, having fought a considerable war to a victorious end, vindicated its plighted word by removing its arms from the realm where so many of its young men had fallen for the liberty of strangers.
Comprehensive MEADS Network Tests Demonstrate Unmatched Plug-and-Fight Missile Defense Capabilities
The Medium Extended Air Defense System recently completed a comprehensive system demonstration at Pratica di Mare Air Base near Rome, Italy.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Rome listed as most visited Italian city
The picture taken on May 30, 2013 shows the Altar of the Fatherland in Rome, Italy.
Sicily had bikinis 1,600 years ago
Mob members these days probably won't be sporting a traditional coppola cap, as Al Pacino does in this scene from "The Godfather."
What are the Jews supposed to do?
Missiles over and into Israel. Violent demonstrations in London, Paris and Vienna.
New airline routes launched
Cutting the ceremonial first flight ribbon at Rome Fiumicino welcoming the inaugural daily Etihad Airways flight from Abu Dhabi are: Hasan Al Hammadi, SVP Executive Affairs, Etihad; Giorgio Starace, Italian Ambassador to the UAE; Khaled Al Meherbi, SVP Government and Aeropolitical Affairs, Etihad; Lorna Dalziel, Country Manager Italy, Etihad; and ... (more)
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Wall Street Journal
De Blasio Family Says 'Ciao' to Italy
Mayor Bill de Blasio and his family's eight-day vacation in Italy will include stops in Rome, Naples, Capri and Venice, as well as towns where his maternal grandmother lived and his grandfather was born.
Hammer of Truth
Jesus, Rome and the Founding Fathers
Some people spend a lot of time arguing for the "Christian" nature of our nation's founding.
Medical News Today
Injured spinal cord neurons repaired by intranasal nerve growth factor
Dr. Luigi Aloe, Cellular Biology and Neurobiology Institute, National Research Council, Italy and his team performed a study to investigate whether, by intranasal administration, the nerve growth factor bypasses the blood-brain barrier and turns over the spinal cord neurons.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Travel: Grand Hotel Excelsior Vittoria, Sorrento
DIRECTING our taxi to the hotel, the driver said simply, "Lucky you. It's the best in town," and after three nights there I'd find it hard to contradict him.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Big News Network.com
Migrants suffocate to death aboard boat trying to reach Italy
Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.
De Blasio Discovers Difficulty With Taking Vacation As Mayor
Mayor Bill de Blasio is discovering how hard it can be to take a vacation when you are in charge of running City Hall.
The Freerice Quiz
Freerice is a unique online quiz game - it costs nothing to play but for each answer you get right, ten grains of rice are donated to the World Food Program to help end hunger.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Auto Channel
Bulgari Family Historic Vehicle Collection
For over 130 years the Bulgari family has been recognized as the foremost purveyor of fine jewelry throughout Europe and the world.
Mary Ann Esposito, host of the longest-running cooking show on public television, travels around the United States and Rome, Italy in search of recipes that can be prepared in thirty-minutes or less for a busy audience that has time to enjoy great Italian food but doesn' t always have time to prepare it "the old way."
The Town Talk
Meet the staff: Tia Owens-Powers, photographer
I love history. It's no secret that if I were to do anything other than photojournalism, it would be something related to history.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
.com | Italian navy rescues over 1 000 migrants
Motor boats from the Italian frigate Grecale approach a boat overcrowded with migrants in the Mediterranean Sea.
'Chapman's Charleston' exhibit opens at South Carolina State Museum
An exhibit of Civil War paintings has opened at the S.C. State Museum. The exhibit, "Chapman's Charleston" is composed of paintings by Conrad Wise Chapman .