Displaying items 13-24 of 139 » View wsbtradio.com items only< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-12 Next >
World NowGerman President Christian Wulff resigned Friday amid allegations of corruption. Wulff's resignation is a blow to Chancellor Angela Merkel, who had chosen him as head of state and remained supportive even as questions over his conduct grew....
World NowA court in Milan ruled Saturday that the statute of limitations had passed in a corruption trial of former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. The ruling is likely to satisfy no one, including Berlusconi, who had pressed for a complete acquittal....
World NowUmberto Bossi, the founder of Italy's Northern League and one of the biggest players in Italian politics, stepped down Thursday amid allegations of corruption. An investigation reportedly has found party funds diverted to pay for the Bossi family's...
24 FramesIn Nanni Moretti's latest film, “We Have a Pope,” he goes back toward comedy and religion. Octogenarian French actor Michel Piccoli (“Contempt,” “Belle de Jour”) plays a French cardinal named Melville who is...
Lately, Italy's exports have been lacking a bit. Smooth leather goods seem to have given way to slick prime ministers-cum-songwriters (Google it; I wish I was kidding), and the Italian economy looks as though it's about to drag the ball, the boot, and the...
Silvio Berlusconi, Italy's impossible prime minister, has committed almost every sin that modern politics affords. He entertains barely-of-age girls as overnight guests and brags about it. He appoints business cronies and television starlets to government...
ReutersItalian deputies exchanged blows in parliament on Wednesday as tensions over a tough economic reform program came to a head. At least two deputies from the Northern League, a member of the ruling center-right coalition, fought with members from the...
Tags: Politics, Italy, Parliament
AP Business WriterIn Athens, meanwhile, Greece's prime minister survived a confidence vote in parliament, calming a revolt in his Socialist party with a pledge to seek an interim government that would secure a vital new European debt deal. In the end, only vague offers to...
Tags: G20, Athens (Greece), Italy, Government, Bonds
Italy has announced that economist Mario Monti will serve as prime minister for the upcoming months, and possibly for a year or longer. Mr. Monti does not belong to a specific political party and was not directly elected by the public in general elections...
Tags: Politics, Italy, Government, Baltimore County
CNNMILAN, Italy -- Actor George Clooney and soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo could be called as witnesses in the trial of former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi on charges of sex with an underage prostitute, the court announced Wednesday....
Tags: Lawyers, Prosecution, Justice System, Italy, Government
Special to Tribune Newspapers"Charles Dickens at Home" Published in time for the bicentennial of Charles Dickens' birth next year, this handsome and richly illustrated book is a must for Dickens aficionados. Author Hilary Macaskill captures the details of Dickens' remarkable life...
Tags: Politics, Woody Allen, Italy, England, Travel
Company TownThe Morning Fix is a roundup of media headlines....
Feb 17, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Feb 25, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Apr 5, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Apr 6, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Nov 30, 2011 |Story| WTXX-LTV
Oct 16, 2011 |Column| Los Angeles Times
Oct 26, 2011 |Story| KCPQ-LTV
Nov 5, 2011 |Story| Herald Mail
Nov 16, 2011 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Nov 23, 2011 |Story| KTLA-LTV
Oct 18, 2011 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Nov 28, 2011 | Los Angeles Times
Original site for Silvio Berlusconi topic gallery.