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Venice Hit With Worst Flooding In A Decade As Tourists Wade Through Landmarks
The Italian city's mayor issued renewed calls for a massive barrier system that could protect Venice from historic floods.
Mussolini's Granddaughter Threatens Anyone Who Defames Her Dictator Grandpa
An Italian member of the European Parliament, Alessandra Mussolini has been unapologetic about her family legacy.
Terrifying Video Shows Out-Of-Control Escalator That Injured At Least 20
The accident occurred at a Rome metro station, as people were thrown atop one another.
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'Real Housewives Of New Jersey' Star Joe Giudice To Be Deported After Prison Time
The husband of Teresa Giudice has been ordered to return to his native country of Italy.
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Sex Abuse Survivors Protest As Pope Francis, Bishops Gather For Global Meeting
By Nicole Winfield, Associated Press
As Catholic bishops convene in Rome discuss how to minister to young people, survivors want to make sure their voices are heard.
The Migrant Turned Rescuer
As a boy, Ali Hassan nearly drowned on the trip across the Mediterranean. Now he’s returned to the sea to rescue migrants making the deadly journey in search of a better life.
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How To Make Handmade Pasta Like A Badass Italian Nonna
Things get controversial when one of the nonnas suggests using a machine.
Underwater Dance Club
When you put together the world’s deepest swimming pool and a group of talented DJs, you get the perfect underwater dance floor.
Italy Is Living Through What Happens When Politicians Embrace Anti-Vaxxers
In the middle of a measles outbreak, a new populist government spreads conspiracies.
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Italian Police Hunt Skinny-Dipping Tourists
Two English-speaking tourists are being hunted by Italian police for skinny dipping in a war memorial fountain.
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'Italy's Brooklyn Bridge' Became A Symbol Of Bad Government. Then It Collapsed.
By Giuseppe Colombo, Business Editor, HuffPost Italia
Genoa’s Morandi Bridge has been the subject of controversy for decades.
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Death Toll From Italy Bridge Collapse Climbs To 37
The condition of the bridge has been a focus of public debate since Tuesday’s collapse.
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At Least 22 Dead After Bridge Collapses Near Italian City Of Genoa
Vehicles were sent plunging nearly 150 feet into a heap of rubble below.
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Far-Right Italian Cabinet Minister Calls For Repealing Anti-Fascism Law
Jewish groups have condemned the proposal for "winking at neo-fascism."
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Wildfires Rage Across The Globe
Countries across the globe are battling wildfires that have scorched a national park, killed dozens and forced hundreds from their homes.
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Italian Court To Retry Rape Case Because Victim Willingly Consumed Alcohol
The two perpetrators' convictions still stand, but their sentences will likely be reduced.
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Italian-American Food Never Claimed To Be Italian, So You Can Stop Hating On It
A lot of Italians don't approve of America's spaghetti and meatballs. Here's why that doesn't really matter.
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EU Cuts Migration Deal After Marathon Talks
By Gabriela Baczynska, Noah Barkin and Richard Lough, Reuters
Leaders agreed to share out refugees arriving in the bloc on a voluntary basis and create “controlled centers” inside the European Union to process asylum requests.
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The Popularity Of Europe's Far-Right Is Surging Even As Migrant Arrivals By Sea Plummet
But populist parties excel at stoking fears that aren't necessarily connected to reality.
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How To Make Ragu, According To Three Real Italian Nonnas
Things get heated when it comes to incorporating garlic and red wine.
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Austria's Leader Wants An 'Axis' With Germany And Italy Against Migration
There must have been a better word for that.
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Italy's Far-Right Government Leaves Hundreds Of Migrants Stranded At Sea
A rescue ship carrying 629 people finally docked in Spain.
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Far-Right And Anti-Establishment Parties Set To Form Italy's New Government
Italy is on track to have one of the most radical and populist governments in all of Europe.
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Italy Looks To Befriend Russia As Populist Parties Try To Form Government
HuffPost Italia obtained a document that shows what Italy's next government could look like.
Um, You’ll Never Guess When Kids Go To Bed In Italy
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Watch Conan O'Brien Lose His Mind After Downing Espresso In Italy
He drank, he danced, he stole someone's shoes.
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