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The Athletic Comeback of Alicia Sacramone

As Alicia Sacramone prepares for another Olympic run, she speaks with RAI International about her life as an athlete and as an Italian American.

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The Italian Beginnings of Fashion Model Linda Cole

As a young fashion model, Linda Cole spent time in Italy to learn the craft. Decades later, she is still making an impression, posing for Vogue Italia.

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Mario Pirovano Brings Francis, Dario Fo to Boston Area

Mario Pirovano runs on an inexhaustable fuel called theater. During a recent tour stop in ...

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Flaminia Catteruccia Joins Harvard in Battle Against Malaria

Flaminia Catteruccia, an Italian molecular entomologist, is the new associate professor of immunology and infectious diseases at Harvard School of Public Health, looking to reduce the incidence of mosquito-borne malaria.

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Pantelleria: 5 Things You Don’t Know About this Sicilian Wonder

An Unbiased Italy Travel Blog Brought to You by Perillo Tours Pantelleria. You will be ...

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Unusual Weather Delivers Italy’s Worst Grape Harvest in Decades

Summer storms have dampened Italian wine grape production, putting this year’s harvest on track to be the most meager since 1950.

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A Few Lessons on Learning Italian

After reading an interesting article, I decided to come clean on my relationship with learning Italian.

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Taxes Up in Rome’s Luxury Hotels

Italian lawmakers recently approved a new lodging tax, hiking fees for five-star and four-star hotels from 3 to 7 € and 6€, respectively.

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Is Arutas Beach (Sardinia)

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Throwback Thursday: Bartali and Coppi at the Tour de France

Two similar but at the same time different images of Italy’s greatest cycling champions Gino ...

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Offida (Marche)

Offida, a little Town in the Marche, in the Province of Ascoli Piceno.

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Throwback Thursday: Abruzzo Grand Prix, circa 1930

Prince and Princess of Piemont, heirs to the Italian throne, arrive to the Car and Motorcycle Abruzzo Grand Prix, circa 1930.

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