Italian 19-year-old Jannik Sinner reaches Miami Open final

Former junior skiing champion Jannik Sinner has joined some fast company at the Miami Open. On Friday, the 19-year-old Italian became the fourth teenager to reach the Miami men’s final.…

Bella Thorne is engaged to Italian singer Benjamin Mascolo after two years of dating

Bella Thorne is engaged to her boyfriend of nearly two years, Italian singer Benjamin Mascolo.   Mascolo announced the news on his Instagram over the weekend by sharing a photo of…

Italian boatmaker behind latest America’s Cup challenge

Hours from any significant body of water in a narrow mountain valley, three Italian companies collaborated on the next generation of sailing machines — ones designed to actually fly over…

Another Italian town selling homes for $1

Ciao, Italia! If you’re ready to run away from it all, look no further than the quaint town of Laurenzana, Italy, where officials are currently selling homes and buildings for…

Italian mafia employs new strategies during COVID-19 lockdown: report

Italy‘s mafia reportedly provided stimulus for some struggling small businesses in the country and there is concern that these establishments will become beholden to these mobsters going forward. The Financial Times, citing a…

Italian ambassador to Congo killed in attack on UN convoy

The Italian ambassador to Congo, an Italian carabinieri police officer and their Congolese driver were killed Monday in an attack on a U.N. convoy in an area that is home…

Dog stays in freezing alpine foothills with injured Italian hiker for 7 nights

This dog really is his man’s best friend.  Ash, a mixed breed dog, spent seven nights in freezing temperatures with his owner in the foothills of the Julian Alps in northeast Italy…

Massive Italian mafia trial begins against ‘ndrangheta mob

A maxi-trial opened Wednesday in southern Italy against the ‘ndrangheta crime syndicate, arguably the world’s richest criminal organization that quietly amassed power in Italy as the Sicilian Mafia lost its…

Italian American actor Antonio Sabato Sr. dead at 77 from the coronavirus

Antonio Sabato Sr., actor and father to fellow actor Antonio Sabato Jr., has died at age 77 due to complications related to the coronavirus. News of the actor’s death was…