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Italy Financial Crisis

Jobless Man Sets Himself On Fire Outside Italy's Presidential Palace

Reuters | Posted 12.18.2012 | World

ROME, Oct 18 (Reuters) - A man who had lost his job and feared he could no longer support his family doused himself in alcohol and set himself on fi...

To No One's Surprise, Corruption Is A Problem In Italy

AP | Posted 10.14.2012 | World

ROME -- Italy's justice minister is warning that rampant corruption by politicians' pilfering public funds is reaching unprecedented levels, just as t...

Back To La Mamma

Posted 09.20.2012 | World

A growing number of Italian adults live with their parents. A study published on Wednesday reveals that almost a third of Italian adults are living ba...

Italy's Borrowing Rates Skyrocket

AP | COLLEEN BARRY and NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 01.29.2012 | World

ROME — Italy's borrowing rates skyrocketed in a big auction of bonds Tuesday as Premier Mario Monti put the finishing touches on his new lean go...

Monti Forms New Italian Government

Posted 01.16.2012 | World

ROME (AP) - Economist Mario Monti announced Wednesday he has formed a new Italian government, opting to put technocrats instead of bickering politicia...