Jill Biden surrounded by her family’s deep roots in Italy as she returns to the Eternal City

Rome CNN — Six months after the death of their son Beau in 2015, Jill Biden and then-Vice President Joe Biden could not bear the thought of going to Nantucket, Massachusetts, for the traditional Biden family Thanksgiving. It would have been – she wrote in her 2019 memoir, “Where the Light Enters” – “like a … Read more

Indigenous delegates hold first talks with Pope Francis in Rome | Indigenous Rights News

Warning: The story below contains details of residential schools that may be upsetting. Canada’s Indian Residential School Survivors and Family Crisis Line is available 24 hours a day at 1-866-925-4419. Rome, Italy – Members of an Indigenous delegation from Canada have held their first meeting with Pope Francis in the Italian capital, as historic discussions … Read more

Crowds Returned to Milan Furniture Fair After 2-year Hiatus

milan — Italy’s furniture and design industry embraced the Milan Furniture Fair after a two-year pandemic delay with unapologetic, over-the-top statement pieces, multi-purpose furnishings adapted to small spaces, and sustainable creations by young designers pushing the industry toward a greener path. . After a surprising pandemic redecorating boom, the industry is looking to an uncertain … Read more

Letizia Battaglia, who shot life and death in Palermo, dies

ROME (AP) — Letizia Battaglia, an Italian photographer who documented the arrests of Mafia bosses and the bodies of their victims, has died in her native Sicilian city of Palermo. She was 87. Among the authorities announcing her death was Palermo Mayor Leoluca Orlando, who stood vigil next to her coffin during her wake in … Read more

Why ‘Milan Chic’ Is An Exciting Insider Travel Favorite

Milan Cathedral — gargantuan and gorgeous. © Oberto Gili Urban Italy unfurls a wealth of spectacular travel experiences. The rich historical sites of Rome, founded in 753 BC. The artistic exuberance of Florence. The epic grandeur of romantic sea-faring Venice with its Grand Canal and more than 110 islands and 400 bridges. The architecture, gastronomy … Read more

Why ‘Milan Chic’ Is An Exciting Insider Travel Favorite

Milan Cathedral — gargantuan and gorgeous. © Oberto Gili Urban Italy unfurls a wealth of spectacular travel experiences. The rich historical sites of Rome, founded in 753 BC. The artistic exuberance of Florence. The epic grandeur of romantic sea-faring Venice with its Grand Canal and more than 110 islands and 400 bridges. The architecture, gastronomy … Read more

Biden arrives in Rome as domestic agenda still unfulfilled

ROME (AP) — President Joe Biden promised to show the world that democracies can work. to meet the challenges of the 21st century. As he prepares to push that message at a pair of global summits, his case could hinge on what’s happening in Washington, where he was struggling to finalize a major domestic legislative … Read more