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Berlusconi Scandal

Berlusconi Under Investigation For Corruption (Again)

Agence France Presse | | Posted 04.30.2013 | World

Italy's former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi is under investigation for corruption again over allegations that he bribed a leftist senator in 2006,...

Silvio Berlusconi's HUGE Alimony Payment

Posted 12.28.2012 | Divorce

Being one of the richest men in the world comes at a price. AC Milan owner and former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi -- who split with ...

Berlusconi: When Lies and Tricks Stop Working

Antonio Di Pietro | Posted 12.29.2012 | World
Antonio Di Pietro

Berlusconi is leaving the scene, but his entire legacy remains. Many little Berlusconis have formed in his image, in public institutions, the government, and local administrations.

Europe's Mistake Was Constitutional

Todd Brewster | Posted 01.15.2012 | World
Todd Brewster

By tethering 17 nations to a common currency without binding them to a common fiscal policy, the Eurozone was doomed to fail. That may be true. But the deeper message is a constitutional one.

WATCH: Berlusconi Phones Into TV Show To Call It A Brothel

AP/The Huffington Post | ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ROME (AP) — A furious Silvio Berlusconi has called into a TV talk show about the prostitution investigation that has targeted him, shouting, trading...

What If Berlusconi Asked The U.S.'s Most Famous Sex Columnist For Advice?

Foreign Policy | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

I have a problem. I like to think of myself as a pretty powerful guy: Let's just say that, in my current gig, I have at my disposal the seventh larges...

Suspicious Package Addressed To Berlusconi SEIZED

Yahoo! News || Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A suspect package from Greece found aboard a courier company plane rerouted to Bologna airport was intended for Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusco...

Former Model Abandons Berlusconi Government

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Silvio Berlusconi's troubled political career took a hit when yet another of his ministers resigned, this time the PM's pretty protege Mara Carfagna, ...

SCANDALOUS: Drug And Jacuzzi Sex Allegations Besiege Italian PM

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Nadia Macri', a 28 year old aspiring model and "television showgirl," alleges that Italy's Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi payed her over $14,000 for...

Berlusconi SPEAKS OUT On Sex Scandal

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In the midst of yet another sex scandal, this one involving 17-year-old aspiring model widely known as "Ruby," Berlusconi defended his lifestyle, sayi...

Catholic Weekly Bashes Italian Politics...18 Years Too Late

Nicola Orichuia | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nicola Orichuia

There used to be a time when the Vatican could decide the political career of a politician. That is clearly not the case anymore, seeing how Silvio Berlusconi is still in power.

Berlusconi Insults Rival Female Politician's Attractiveness

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Michael Day, The Independent Facing sliding approval ratings and the prospect of humiliation in regional elections this weekend, Prime Minister Si...

Berlusconi Accused Of Exaggerating Injuries

Times Online | Richard Owen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

It has been a remarkably swift recovery. Forty days after he was seen on television with blood streaming down his face after being struck by a souveni...

Berlusconi Is Sexual Record-Breaker, Says Patrizia D'Addario, Prostitute

Guardian | Tom Kington | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Italian prostitute at the centre of a sex scandal involving Silvio Berlusconi has explicitly claimed for the first time that she had sex with the ...

Silvio Berlusconi To Use Bloodied Face In Campaign Poster

Telegraph | Nick Pisa | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Berlusconi, 73, suffered a fractured nose, two broken teeth and severe cuts to his gums and lips when he was hit in the face with a souvenir of Milan'...

Berlusconi: Court May Remove Legal Immunity

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ROME (AFP) - Italy's top court on Tuesday began reviewing a law shielding Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi from prosecution, potentially posing deeper...

Berlusconi Blames Political Woes On "Communist" Enemies

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ROME, Oct 28 (Reuters) - Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi gave a foretaste of how he may defend himself when he goes back on trial for corrupt...

Berlusconi's Blunders: A Year Of Unforgettable Moments (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Silvio Berlusconi seems to be only getting sillier, and stranger, with age. It seems as if every week this year brought a new gaffe or accusation of b...

Berlusconi Is Going, Going...Almost Gone

Michael Wolff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michael Wolff

It could be that in the years ahead every Italian alive in the strange years of Silvio Berlusconi, as both his nation's leading media mogul and domina...

Berlusconi Sues Media For 'Libel'

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is launching legal action against media outlets across Europe for their coverage of his private life....

Top 10 World Stories You Need To Know From This Summer (SLIDESHOW)

The Huffington Post | Susan Ryan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Have you been spending the summer sipping margaritas on the beach, or joining friends and fam for countless bar-b-ques? While you've been relaxing, we...

Berlusconi: Media Attacks On Govt "Unacceptable"

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi on Monday said it was "unacceptable" for state TV to criticize the government and rebuked a left-leaning news...

Berlusconi's Women

vanityfair.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Italy's prime minister, Silvio Berlusconi, is finally paying a political price for his eyebrow-raising relationships with scores of women, from the "f...

Patrizia D'Addario: Berlusconi Offered Me An EU Seat

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The escort at the centre of a sex scandal involving Silvio Berlusconi has said the Italian prime minister offered her a seat in the European Parliamen...

Economic Fix Is In, Political One Eludes

Diane Francis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Diane Francis

The world's politicians remain a pretty mediocre bunch, with few exceptions, which means that the next global crisis cannot be averted without addressing the world's leadership deficit.