Prosecutors and judges have arrived at Italy’s presidential palace for an unprecedented hearing to take testimony from the head of state in the trial of a former government official accused of negotiating with Mafia bosses to end terror bombings in the 1990s.
There was no fire alarm at the garment factory outside Florence where Chen Changzhong worked and lived.
An Italian nurse was charged with murder after being suspected of killing 38 patients because they were “annoying.”
The bodies of a grandfather and his five-year-old grandson, sick with a rare genetic disorder, were discovered on Sunday in a hugging embrace afloat in a river in northeast Italy.
First Italy fought its mafia mobsters by confiscating their wealth. Now judges are taking away something more precious: their sons.