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Italy's Highest Court Hears Berlusconi's Appeal In 'Bunga-Bunga' Case

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 05.10.2015 | World

ROME (AP) — Italy's highest court upheld Silvio Berlusconi's acquittal in his infamous "bunga bunga" case Tuesday, giving the former premier a welco...

Berlusconi Defeated

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 10.02.2013 | World

ROME -- ROME (AP) — Silvio Berlusconi has announced his party will vote to support the government of Premier Enrico Letta, a major turnabout that si...

Senate To Decide On Berlusconi's Political Future

AP | FRANCES D'EMILIO | Posted 11.09.2013 | World

ROME — An Italian Senate panel set to work Monday to decide whether ex-Premier Silvio Berlusconi should lose his seat in the upper chamber of Pa...

Why Berlusconi Won't Go To Jail

HuffPost France | Posted 08.01.2013 | World

Catch me if you can. Italy's Supreme Court confirmed the conviction of Silvio Berlusconi in the Mediaset case on Thursday, affirming the former Prime ...

"We Are All Whores": Beyond Berlusconi's Sex Trial

Flavio Rizzo | Posted 09.05.2013 | World
Flavio Rizzo

On June 24 former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi was sentenced to seven years in jail for having paid a minor for sex. The day after, in the heart of Rome, a pro-Berlusconi demonstration took place under the unsettling banner: "We Are All Whores."

Verdict In Berlusconi's Sex Trial

Posted 06.24.2013 | World

Italy's former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has been convicted in a sex-for-hire trial, the Associated Press reports on Monday. According to R...

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.

Silvio Berlusconi Resigns

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 01.12.2012 | World

ROME — A chorus of Handel's "Alleluia" rang out Saturday as Silvio Berlusconi resigned as Italian premier, ending a tumultuous 17-year political...

Berlusconi Expected To Resign

AP | By NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 01.12.2012 | World

ROME -- Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi prepared to resign Saturday after parliament's lower chamber passed European-demanded reforms, ending a 17-y...

A Billionaire Slain By The Markets

AP | VICTOR L. SIMPSON | Posted 01.08.2012 | World

ROME — Silvio Berlusconi survived sex scandals and corruption trials. Tawdry accounts of sexy "bunga bunga" parties turned him into an internati...

Berlusconi To Resign After Economic Reforms, President Says

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD and COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 01.08.2012 | World

ROME — Premier Silvio Berlusconi promised Tuesday to resign after Parliament passes economic reforms demanded by the European Union, capping a t...

Berlusconi Wins Vote, Loses Majority

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD and COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 01.08.2012 | World

ROME -- Premier Silvio Berlusconi says his decision to resign after parliament passes economic reforms is for the good of the country, and to settle f...

Berlusconi Reportedly Persuaded Man To Lie To Investigators

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 11.27.2011 | World

ROME — A businessman with ties to Premier Silvio Berlusconi has been freed after an Italian court ruled that Berlusconi tried to persuade him to...

Italian Man Reportedly Recruited Women For Berlusconi

AP | ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 11.16.2011 | World

ROME — An Italian businessman recruited more than 30 women to attend parties at Premier Silvio Berlusconi's homes, selecting them for their look...

An American Woman Expat's View on Strauss-Kahn

Vivian Norris | Posted 07.23.2011 | World
Vivian Norris

A real man can control himself and a real woman knows her own power does not come from being seductive. But until adults start acting like adults and the Machiavellian nonsense behind the scenes stops, we are going to keep heading in the wrong direction.

Results Of Berlusconi's No Confidence Vote

AP | ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ROME — Silvio Berlusconi pulled off another astonishing escape from the political dead, scraping through two confidence votes Tuesday in a drama...

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...

Silvio Berlusconi Calls For Gag On EU Commissioners

The Guardian | John Hooper in Rome | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Italy's prime minister, Silvio Berlusconi, today threatened to block the workings of the European Union unless commissioners and their spokespeople we...

Veronica Lario's New Book Explains Divorce: "I Cannot Be His Babysitter"

AP | ARIEL DAVID | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ROME -- The estranged wife of Premier Silvio Berlusconi says in a book published Wednesday that it was her husband's alleged lies that pushed her to f...

Silvio Berlusconi's Wife Attacks Him For Choosing Models As Candidates

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Veronica Lario, Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's wife, has publicly attacked her husband's choice of showgirls for candidates in the European Parlia...