She’s been threatened with rape, burned in effigy, and been mocked by a major party leader using an inflatable sex doll. Now Laura Boldrini, the speaker of the Italian Parliament, stays in a secret location while running for reelection.
Six black foreign nationals were shot in Macerata on Saturday morning.
Can you say, "destination wedding?"
You are what you eat.
There were a lot of celebrities, lots of dancing, and mostly — lots of love.
We're actually quite similar.
MILLE fois mieux que de la bolo en boîte.
Mehfil mein teri hum na rahe toh jokes toh banenge.
Hundreds of thousands of sub-Saharan Africans are currently trapped in Libya, stranded as they try to reach Europe. A recent report shows some of them being auctioned off.
Gym rats, don't take my parmigiana.
One Of The Biggest Alternative Media Networks In Italy Is Spreading Anti-Immigrant News And Misinformation On Facebook
The network sheds light on the overlap between the fringe underbelly of the Catholic world, Italy’s nationalist movements, and for-profit clickbait.
Seventy-two years after the death of the former Italian dictator Benito Mussolini, fascist movements are aiming to return to national politics. And anger against immigrants is propelling nationalists across the country.
It's time for lunch.
The lawyer representing the 20-year-old British woman says her ordeal was real, and that she cooperated with her captor because she feared for her life.
This year, blazing wildfires have stranded thousands.
The British model thought she was traveling to Milan for a photoshoot, but alleges she instead was drugged and stuffed into a suitcase by two attackers.
Italy has been at the forefront of Europe's refugee crisis, but the government is now pushing back against refugees and migrants with a new code of conduct that some aid organizations worry will cost lives.
"This one time in Florence..."
Someone give me the money to spend a month in the sun by an infinity pool, please.
The ship was supposed to pick them up in Italy. But on Wednesday, the captain and the crew of the ship were detained in Cyprus. Here's everything we do know, so far.
It's pizza and wine time!
A small group of far-right activists have figured out how to manipulate the media with viral stunts — and it’s getting more and more dangerous.
A thin compromise on refugees and immigration is very likely.
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Isn't ALL pizza the best pizza though?
*Kisses fingers like an Italian chef.*
Turns out quite a few of the scenes in Master of None are based on real events.
When Italy's lyrics included the line: "I love parking inattentively."
Scottish kids take exams like this all the time, are you smarter than them?
You like pizza and pasta, but how much do you really know about them?
I want to eat it, but it's so pretty.
Get ready for your new life!
In an exclusive interview, Laura Boldrini, speaker of the Chamber of Deputies, told BuzzFeed News why she is fighting back against disinformation and violent abuse.
Rescuers in Italy erupted in cheers Monday after the puppies were discovered in an air pocket of a luxury hotel buried under tons of snow.
The alt-right website has been increasingly turning its focus to Europe.
UPDATE: People have been found alive inside the Hotel Rigopiano in the Abruzzo region, local media reported. Two, a mother and daughter, have been rescued and taken to hospital.
Before you get too comfortable thinking 2017 will be better, let's take a quick look at some of the European drama in store.
Who knew Siberia was an ideal holiday destination?
Alessandro Di Battista also said he was "super proud" of his father, who has openly described himself as a fascist.
Everything you need to know about the immediate and long-term implications of Sunday's referendum.
Matteo Renzi's resignation comes after constitutional reforms he backed were rejected in a referendum on Sunday.
The Five Star Movement controls a network of official sites and supposedly independent news outlets that spread misinformation across the internet.
Don't freak out, there's no meat in it — just yummy, gooey Nutella.
The magnitude-6.6 quake hit the central regions of the country, with tremors felt as far as Rome and Venice. More than a dozen people are reported to have been injured.
The larger quake measured magnitude-6.1. The shaking came about two months after another earthquake killed nearly 300 people in central Italy.
The family of an Italian woman who died after complications from premature labor is alleging that a doctor refused a life-saving fetal removal because of his moral objections to abortion.
The city of Padua has announced a bill that will demand new takeaways sell 60% local produce.
The Italian ambassador lodged a formal complaint over the way some schools in Wales and England were recording Italian pupils' languages.
Rather than turning real tragedy into a game for viewers, Netflix’s new documentary hunts for a different kind of empathetic truth.
Screenshots and soundbites from the video were mocked by Italian social media users and YouTubers.
The cats are believed to have survived on rainwater while trapped.
The pup had no food or water the entire time he was trapped in the ruins of his family's home.
One cartoon depicts the victims of the August quake as layers of lasagna, prompting an outcry from those who say the French magazine was insensitive to tragedy.
The shelter's coordinator said they wanted to show solidarity towards a country that has shown solidarity towards them.
People and news organizations have been sharing it as if it just happened.
The earthquake struck in the early hours local time Wednesday, killing more than 240 people.
The shallow earthquake struck early Wednesday, killing at least 291 people and devastating a number of hilltop towns and villages.
When the leaders of Italy, Germany, and France met on Monday, Brexit was just another item on the agenda.
Grab a friend, pack a bag, and get going!
But not to worry, Sushma Swaraj is on it.
"It's called rule of law."
The "Seven Nation Army" just got a whole lot bigger... (h/t BoingBoing)
100% objective: Roman food is the best in the world.
Four more people are in critical condition following the accident.
Beau Solomon vanished just hours after arriving in Rome Thursday to attend John Cabot University. A 41-year-old homeless man has been arrested on homicide accusations.
The election of the Five Star Movement's Virginia Raggi means the Italian capital will get its first female mayor.
My father and I don’t always know how to talk to each other. So, instead, we have coffee.
Joanna Ebenstein's book The Anatomical Venus explores the history of a beautiful, and dissectible, form of wax model used to teach anatomy in the 18th century. Warning: graphic images.
According to police, Sara Di Pietrantonio pleaded for help from passing motorists as her ex-partner attacked her. No one came to her aid.
Three boats carrying migrants and refugees capsized in the Mediterranean Sea last week.
"Goodbye dear little car, thank you for all the good trips."
The bill will end Italy's status as the only country in Western Europe with no legal protections for same-sex couples.
And here's how you can, too.
Yes, I am also confused.
Also! I learned that Italians hate it when we mix spaghetti and meatballs.
Shouts of "Mamma Mia!" were heard, we assume.
Global match-fixing evidence found in crime ring's secret files.
The Seattle coffee chain plans to enter the country that first inspired CEO Howard Schultz decades ago.
But LGBT rights groups say the package is discriminatory and vow to keep fighting "in the streets and in the courts."
Italy is the last country in Western Europe without protections for same-sex couples, but its Parliament takes up a bill next week that could change that.
Nothing to see here.
Cheik Tidiane Diaw was arrested Wednesday in connection with the murder of Ashley Olsen.
Ashley Olsen was found dead in her apartment Saturday. No arrests have been made.
The death of Ashley Olsen, who was found in her apartment in Florence, is being investigated as a homicide.
The men have been handed custodial sentences for crimes relating to the death of Sebastiano Magnanini, whose body was found strapped to a shopping trolley in a canal in north London last year, but the cause of his death is unknown.
If there's a universal language in this world, it's pizza.