A little more than a year ago, as the Arab Spring swept through North Africa, people in the region began feeling the taste of freedom.
A very decent human being is becoming harder and harder to find in Italy, a country where being honest unfortunately too often means the same thing as being stupid.
When the Costa Concordia cruise ship went down just off the island of Giglio in January, several commentators took the occasion to use the shipwreck as a symbol for everything...
Pope John Paul II’s beatification on Sunday may draw as many as a million people to Rome. Well over that number came six years ago when John Paul died, many of them clamoring...
Pope John Paul II’s beatification on Sunday may draw as many as a million people to Rome.
Silvio Berlusconi’s trial on charges of paying for sex with an underaged Moroccan dancer opened today, and was adjourned less than 10 minutes later.
While Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi appears to have solved one problem, promising the residents of the tiny southern island of Lampedusa to clear it of immigrants...
Although some Christian demonstrators prayed peacefully with Muslims during the recent uprising in Cairo, the life of Egypt's Christians isn't likely to improve after Mubarak...
A clash of civilizations may be taking place on battlefields in Iraq and Afghanistan, but it's happening a lot more quietly in Europe, where immigration and high birth rates...
Daunted by the threat of a meltdown, Italians voted overwhelmingly in 1987 to ban nuclear power, but a government decree could bring back the long-shuttered plants — and...