Italy

Gran Caffe L'Aquila gelato
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Hadas Kuznits
February 21, 2020 - 6:00 am
In preparation for the Philadelphia Flower Show, you can give your taste buds a hint of springtime with a new efflorescent gelato in Center City. Listen to more on the KYW Newsradio original podcast What’s Cooking.
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A woman tries to cross a flooded street as people walk on a trestle bridge during high water, in Venice, northern Italy, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.
Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP
AP News
November 15, 2019 - 2:35 pm
The historic lagoon city of Venice exists on the edge of a double threat: As it sinks, the seas rise.
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Flooding in Venice
Luca Bruno/AP
AP News
November 14, 2019 - 5:35 pm
Italy's government declared a state of emergency Thursday in flood-ravaged Venice, seeking to release funds to repair the historic lagoon city after it was damaged by the highest tide in 50 years. Read more here.
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Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice, from the television show "Real Housewives of New Jersey," stands during a hearing in the Passaic County Courthouse in Paterson, N.J.
William Perlman/NJ Advance Media via AP, Pool
AP News
October 04, 2019 - 10:35 am
The husband of a "Real Housewives of New Jersey" star can go to Italy while he fights deportation efforts. A court in Philadelphia on Thursday lifted a stay in Joe Giudice’s case. That paves the way for him to soon return to the country of his birth.
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Funeral of Carabinieri's officer Mario Cerciello Rega
Andrew Medichini/AP
July 29, 2019 - 12:06 pm
ROME (AP) — An Italian judge says one of the two American teenagers jailed in Rome for the slaying of a police officer has stated he stabbed the plainclothes officer because he feared he was being strangled, according to an order obtained by The Associated Press on Monday. Judge Chiara Gallo wrote...
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German Foreign Minister Heiko Mass, left, and Italian Culture Minister Alberto Bonisoli watch the unveiling of the "Vase of Flowers" painting by Jan van Huysum, at the Pitti Palace, part of the Uffizi Galleries, in Florence, Italy, Friday, July 19, 2019.
Gregorio Borgia/AP Photo
July 19, 2019 - 8:25 am
FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — A Dutch still-life painting, stolen by a retreating Nazi soldier as a present for his wife, has been returned by Germany to a Florence museum. The foreign ministers of German and Italy were on hand Friday in the Palazzo Pitti, a Renaissance palace that is part of the Uffizi...
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A sperm whale and its baby, tangled in a fishing net, lie dead in the Tyrrhenian sea off Italy, Thursday, June 20, 2019.
Italian Coast Guard/Marevivo via AP
June 21, 2019 - 10:18 am
MILAN (AP) — A mother sperm whale and its baby have died after becoming tangled in a fishing net in the Tyrrhenian Sea off Italy's western coast, an Italian environmental group has reported. The Marevivo group said the Italian Coast Guard had responded to the sighting and surmised that the mother,...
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Giuseppina Robucci
Franco Cautillo/ANSA via AP
June 18, 2019 - 1:08 pm
MILAN (AP) — A 116-year-old Italian woman who authorities say was the oldest person in Europe and the second oldest in the world has died. The Italian news agency ANSA said Giuseppina Robucci died Tuesday in the southern Italian town of Poggio Imperiale, where she was born on March 20, 1903. She...
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In this Oct. 15, 2014 file photo, Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice, from the television show "Real Housewives of New Jersey", stands during a hearing in the Passaic County Courthouse in Paterson, N.J.
William Perlman/NJ Advance Media via AP, Pool
May 23, 2019 - 12:33 pm
By David Porter, Associated Press NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A federal court has ruled that the husband of "Real Housewives of New Jersey" cast member Teresa Giudice can stay in the U.S. as he appeals deportation to his native Italy. The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia delayed Joe...
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Amanda Knox
Ted S. Warren/AP
May 08, 2019 - 12:23 pm
ROME (AP) — Amanda Knox is returning to Italy for the first time since she was convicted and imprisoned, but ultimately acquitted, in the murder and sexual assault of her British roommate in the hilltop university town of Perugia. The 31-year-old American was invited to attend a conference June 13-...
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