Italy

Feast Of San Gennaro

Feast Of San Gennaro Kicks Off On Mulberry Street

The Feast of San Gennaro began Thursday in Little Italy, with tons of food and an assortment of entertainment.

09/11/2014

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The 5 Best Adventures For Your Rome Vacation

Explore five of the most unexpected adventures in one of the most famous cities in the world, Rome.

08/12/2014

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5 Tips For Budget Travel To Italy

Traveling to Italy is a wonderful but expensive adventure. Make the most of your money with these five budget tips.

08/05/2014

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Arrivederci, NYC! Mayor Bill De Blasio And Family To Vacation In Italy

Mayor Bill de Blasio, first lady Chirlane McCray, Chiara and Dante will be packing up to pay a visit to the towns the mayor’s grandparents lived. They’ll aso be visiting Rome, Naples, Capri and Venice.

07/11/2014

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 05:  Sara Errani (l) and Roberta Vinci of Italy celebrate during their Ladies Doubles Final match against Timea Babos of Hungary and Kristina Mladenovic of France on day twelve of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 5, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Italy’s Sara Errani, Roberta Vinci Complete Career Grand Slam

Italy’s Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci became the fifth duo to complete a career Grand Slam in women’s doubles together, winning Wimbledon for the first time Saturday.

07/05/2014

Luis Suarez of Uruguay and Giorgio Chiellini of Italy react after a clash during the World Cup Group D match at Estadio das Dunas on June 24, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Suarez Tells FIFA Panel That He Lost Balance, Bite Was Not Deliberate

Luis Suarez told FIFA’s disciplinary panel that he did not deliberately bite Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup.

06/28/2014

FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 14: Costa Rica players celebrate with head coach Jorge Luis Pinto after their teams third goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and Costa Rica at Castelao on June 14, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Third Day Of World Cup In Brazil Lives Up To Its Samba Billing

The small Central American nation with a minor World Cup pedigree came from behind to shock 2010 semifinalist Uruguay 3-1. Then Mario Balotelli _ who else? _ scored the decider for Italy in a 2-1 win over England.

06/14/2014

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8 Notable Players Missing The World Cup

Each country can only bring 23 men to Brazil to compete for the World Cup this year. A few notable men were left off rosters for various reasons and some may surprise you …

06/09/2014

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The 25 Best Beaches In The World

After months of polar vortexes it’s finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.

04/23/2014

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How To Look Like A Local When Dining Abroad

The good folks at The Restaurant Choice cooked up these handsomely designed infographics to get you through your next international dining adventure.

04/18/2014

Garden City Attack Victim

Student Robbed, Hurled To Ground In Quiet Garden City Neighborhood

A college student said she was attacked and robbed on Long Island, by a man who targeted her, stalked her, and followed her home from a train station in a community that rarely sees crime.

11/20/2013

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Prosecutor Warns Of Possible Mafia Threat Against Pope Francis

Pope Francis could be at risk from an organized crime organization, according to a leading anti-mob prosecutor who said he has also been the target of threats from the Mafia, according to a report on Religion News Service.

11/13/2013

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James Gandolfini’s Body Returned To U.S. From Italy

Gandolfini’s body departed Rome earlier Sunday, in a plane that landed at Newark International Airport around 9 p.m., 1010 WINS reported.

06/23/2013

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Christie Orders Flags Be Flown At Half-Staff In Honor Of ‘Sopranos’ Star James Gandolfini

An autopsy confirmed that the New Jersey native and actor died of a heart attack, with no evidence of substance abuse or foul play, a family spokesman said Friday.

06/21/2013

Actor James Gandolfini died Wednesday, June 19, after suffering a heart attack in Italy. (Credit: Sonia Recchia/Getty Images)

Actor James Gandolfini Dies At 51

Everything about James Gandolfini seemed to be bright and bigger than life – much like the state of New Jersey, where he was raised and where the greatest role of his career was based.

06/19/2013

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