| Jun 30, 2014
| 12:27 PM
Brazilian soccer star Kaká will be formally introduced as Orlando City’s first Major League Soccer designated player Tuesday.
He has previously won a slew of international soccer honors and will instantly become one of the top 10 players in the...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:17 PM
It's not too late to get a deal on a cruise vacation for summer or fall. Cruise lines use yield management — increasing or (in this case) decreasing a price in response to demand, among other factors — to fill their cabins, so some of the best...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 5:39 AM
ROME (Reuters) - An Italian court is investigating the 2004 death of Marco Pantani after his mother presented evidence and analysis to the tribunal that she says shows he was murdered.
The 34-year-old Pantani, who won the Tour de France in 1998, was...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:32 AM
Last Wednesday was National Splurge Day. And while I've spent most of my life doing anything but splurging, sometimes even a die-hard budgetista gets the urge to indulge in a bit of frivolous spending now and then — especially when it comes to...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 10:30 AM
It would seem that even rock stars can catch "Frozen" fever, after Pearl Jam performed "Let It Go" from the ubiquitous Disney film at a concert in Milan, Italy on Friday night.
Pearl Jam lead singer Eddie Vedder has two preteen daughters, which may...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:57 PM
For Pearl Jam devotees, a double-encore, 35-song set in Milan, Italy, on Friday night might have seemed par for the course for the veteran band. But a surprise appearance from one Disney song was enough to garner the interest of fans around the globe....
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:42 AM
The rock band Pearl Jam became one of the more unlikely participants in a long list of covers of "Let It Go," the Academy Award-winning song from Disney's hit animated musical "Frozen."
At a concert in Milan, Italy, on Friday, lead singer Eddie Vedder...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 4:30 AM
ROME - Spanish telecom Telefonica has acquired an 11.1 percent stake in Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset Premium pay-TV operation for Euros 100 million $136 million) in a possible prelude to more international partners joining the Italo paybox that competes...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:09 AM
If you ever needed and excuse to open that precious bottle of Barbaresco or Barolo you’ve been keeping for a special moment, this is it: The vineyard landscape of Piedmont in northern Italy has just been officially added to the list of UNESCO...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:48 AM
Linor Abargil's emotional response to being crowned Miss World in 1998 was more than just a case of tears of joy: Weeks before the event, the reigning Miss Israel had been raped at knifepoint in Milan, Italy. An 18-year-old with remarkable inner...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Leonardo da Vinci, who painted his famous "The Last Supper" in Milan, also helped with the hydraulic engineering of the city's canals, most of which have since disappeared. He's the ideal representative of this city: a mix of art and practicality. Milan...