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Christine O'Donnell Book Signing Draws Just Five People

News-Press.com | By Denes Husty III | Posted 10.26.2011 | Politics

Not even tea party favorite Christine O’Donnell could draw a large crowd for her book signing Wednesday in staunchly Republican Naples during August...

WATCH: Stop Motion 'Zero' Questions The Value Of Life

Posted 09.02.2011 | Arts

"Zero" is beautiful stop motion short film about a world where people are born into a numerical class system. Our hero is born with a zero on his ches...

John Turturro's Passione Captures the Heart, Soul and Magic of Naples

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 08.13.2011 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

Instead of trying to make the uncommon conform in an ordinary world, Turturro finds the magical beauty of this exotic Italian city and honors it with a film that will make audiences live like they never did before.

WATCH: Homeowner Forecloses On Bank Of America

Posted 08.05.2011 | Business

Sweet justice. That's how foreclosure defense attorney Todd Allen described the feeling of going to a Bank of America branch in Naples, Fla. to sei...

Are The Lessons of Kosovo Spreading to Libya?

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 07.27.2011 | World
Reese Schonfeld

The latest reports from NATO sure do read a lot like reports on the NATO raids on Belgrade in 1999, when NATO planes hit infrastructure targets, ending the war in Kosovo and ultimately forcing Serbian President Milosevic to relinquish power.

Italy for Museum Lovers: Don't Miss These Five Museums

Paolo Rossi | Posted 05.31.2011 | Travel
Paolo Rossi

Although rarities, such as the peperoncino museum and the olive museum (yes, Italians love their food), are great places to visit, there are a few museums you really must visit during a stay in Italy.

Italian Museum Director Seeks Asylum In Germany, Fearing The Mob

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

When Antonio Manfredi, director of the Casoria Contemporary Art Museum outside Naples, got a phone call recently, he knew he was being threatened. "A ...

Astoria Characters: The Sister Act

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

"Everybody says we look alike," says Francine Amendola. "But our mother says we don't," adds her sister, Laraine Amendola.

An Advocate for All of Us

Jim Gibbons | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jim Gibbons

When Sandra Martin lost her eyesight two decades ago as a result of juvenile diabetes, she was a stay-at-home mom with a newborn daughter to care for....

Berlusconi Criticizes Gomorrah, Says it is "Promotional Support" for Mafia

Nicola Orichuia | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nicola Orichuia

What Berlusconi doesn't understand, or maybe he's just pretending to not understand, is that the only way to fight mafia efficiently is to let people know about it.

Naples Pizza: Coffin Wood Allegations Surface

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

An unusual ingredient could be part of the baking process for Naples pizza: coffin wood. The claim was reported by the Italian daily newspaper Il G...

Italy: Naples Police Release Mafia Murder Video (VIDEO)

The Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Michael Day in Rome | The Independent Even by the mafia's brutal standards, the killing of a man smoking a cigarette outside a central Naples bar in ...

Italy's Camorra mafia boss arrested

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Read More: Naples, Italy, Home News

Italian police arrest Luigi Esposito, a leading figure in Naples' Camorra mafia....

In Naples' Mob, There's No Glass Ceiling

latimes.com | Maria De Cristofaro | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Reporting from Naples, Italy - In most respects, it was a typical mob shootout: members of feuding clans facing down their rivals on the main street o...

Camorra assassin escapes as Naples looks the other way

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Read More: Naples, Home News

Even by the mafia's brutal standards, the killing of a man smoking a cigarette outside a central Naples bar in broad daylight was shocking in its ruth...

Costanzo Apice, Suspected Camorra Hitman, Arrested Over CCTV Killing (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Police in Naples, Italy have arrested a suspect in a killing last May that was caught on Closed-Circuit Television. Frustrated with a lack of leads, N...

Naples: Ex-Cons Enlisted To Escort, Protect Tourists

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The city of Naples in southern Italy is trying out an experiment to ensure tourists' safety: ex-convict tour guides. According to the Telegraph, 70 f...

Long Beach Grand Prix - IndyCar combines for good race, few fans

Steve Parker | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Steve Parker

Dario Franchitti dedicated his victory to his wife, Ashley Judd, whose 41st birthday they celebrated together at Long Beach - kind of a boring proposi...

Death Threats Against Italian Author

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jayne Lyn Stahl

This is not the first time we've seen a prominent journalist be slated for assassination, or assassinated.

Mafia Bread "Poisoning" Naples As Organized Crime Expands Grip On City

The Guardian | Tom Kington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Not satisfied with control of the drug trade, building industry and rubbish collection in Naples, the local mafia is getting into the bakery trade and...

The Toxic Crime of the Century

Jackie Fuchs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jackie Fuchs

For months now, Campania has been suffocating under heaps of uncollected garbage shipped from economically sound northern Italian regions to the much poorer south.

Summer in the City: The Sweet Smell of Garbage

Pamela Newton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Pamela Newton

It turns out the only difference between New York and Naples is that Naples admits it is having a garbage problem.