| Sep 21, 2012
| 5:02 AM
Global Focus: When CIA agents nabbed an Egyptian cleric on the streets of Milan and whisked him off for interrogation in a country that turned a blind eye to torture they violated international law and were justly sentenced to prison, Italy's highest...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 11:13 AM
Former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi came out swinging Saturday after a court sentenced him to four years in prison for tax fraud, vowing to dedicate himself to reforming the Italian justice system, which he said was dominated by a “...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Over the last half decade, prescription eyewear has transitioned from nerd necessity to chic accessory. In this Sunday's Image section, Adam Tschorn frames up how and why that happened....
| May 2, 2012
| 4:47 PM
With a flurry of confetti and a jubilant Mickey & Minnie decked out in Italian garb, the refurbished Tutto Italia restaurant with the new adjacent Tutto Gusto Wine Cellar reopened May 1 at Walt Disney World's Epcot. Set in a reproduction of the Medici...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:25 AM
WHAT: "Celebrate Italy's 150th Birthday with an Evening of Italian Cuisine" event hosted by Italian American Chamber of Commerce Midwest AND the Chicago Sister Cities International Milan Committee
WHERE: National Italian American...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:46 AM
Italian police arrested a Moroccan man early Thursday on suspicion of plotting an attack against a Milan synagogue, while authorities in Britain detained a woman possibly linked to the alleged plot.
The chief suspect, identified only as a 20-year old...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 6:20 PM
Leo Svete remembers the day he found out like it was today. There's no forgetting something like this."My dad," Svete said, "was like, 'Well Leo, you might be going to Italy'. And I'm like, 'what?' He goes, 'Yeah, you were selected for the US National...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 7:17 AM
It's busy season at the Baltimore Liquor Board.
Every April, right before all liquor licenses are due for renewal in May, the Liquor Board docket swells up with protests of renewal. This year, 12 hearings on license renewals have been set for April 19...
| Jan 4, 2012
New Year's is celebrated around the globe, and in many cultures people make resolutions (though they don't necessarily keep them). What about resolutions for our pets? I asked my fans on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/pages/Steve-Dale/50057343596)...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 5:58 PM
Students studying Italian at Franklin Elementary were paid a visit Wednesday by Paola Ebranati, the education director for the Italian consulate in San Francisco.
The Milan-born Ebranati, who was raised near the Alps in northern Italy, toured the...
| May 5, 2012
It's been years since Alto Palato closed, yet I can't drive down La Cienega past STK steakhouse without remembering the late Mauro Vincenti's last restaurant. I still see Vincenti in a cashmere golf sweater fussing over details. Danilo Terribili...