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11/17/2017 12:00 PM
In Italy, a Neo-Fascist Party’s Small Win Creates Big Unease
CasaPound won a seat in a Roman municipal election, raising fears that Italy may be joining the ranks of countries where the far right is rising.

11/17/2017 06:45 AM
China’s Soccer Push Puts a Storied Team Under Murky Ownership
Fans of Italy’s A.C. Milan greeted its new owner as a savior. Today, as the debt-burdened team bleeds money, questions swirl around its new benefactor.

11/15/2017 09:00 AM
In Ruins of Italy Defeat, Rage Collides With Reality
The instinct to follow a seismic shock with seismic change, to assume all is rotten and must be destroyed, ignores the reality that Serie A is the most vibrant it’s been in years.

11/15/2017 07:01 AM
North Korean Soccer Talent Tests Defenses and Sanctions
Some government officials in Italy wonder if a group of North Korean soccer players there are free from the control of their government.

11/14/2017 07:01 PM
Italy Fails to Qualify for the World Cup, and a Nation Mourns
For the soccer-crazed country, it was perhaps the lowest point in 60 years — a humiliation, wrapped in a tragedy, enveloped in an apocalypse.

11/14/2017 08:50 AM
From Sicily, a Voice of Discontent to Scare All Italy
Members of the populist Five Star Movement, which came in No. 2 in regional voting, are neither real reformers nor harmless buffoons.

11/13/2017 11:57 PM
Italy Misses World Cup as Sweden Wins Playoff
Sweden played Italy to a scoreless tie in Milan, claiming a World Cup berth. Italy will miss the World Cup for the first time since 1958.

11/13/2017 11:39 PM
Two Dozen African Girls Dead at Sea
The horrors of a refugee crisis that the world feels free to ignore.

11/13/2017 10:06 AM
Abortion in Italy, a Right Wronged
Why do 7 out of 10 Italian gynecologists refuse to terminate pregnancies when the procedure is legal?

11/12/2017 12:00 PM
Get Lost in a Giant Bamboo Labyrinth
The Labirinto della Masone, in Parma, Italy, is a dream come true of the Italian publisher Franco Maria Ricci, who set out to build the largest labyrinth in the world.