Google Takes The Trekker To Venice For New Street View Imagery

Google has taken its Trekker camera system to Venice to capture some new Street View imagery. Google Street View Operations Manager Daniele Rizzetto said, “It was impossible for us to collect images of Venice with a Street View car or…

Amanda Knox Retrial, Details Emerge

The retrial for the Meredith Kercher murder has been holding the attention of the public as much as the first trial. For now, reports claim that a verdict is expected by January. However, considering the emerging details, expecting a verdict…

Amanda Knox Trial: Victim’s DNA Not on Kitchen Knife

If you weren’t sure whether to believe in Amanda Knox’s innocence, a DNA test performed on the infamous kitchen knife may help to finally clear her name. Knox’s laywer, Carlo Dalla Vedova, is currently in Florence, Italy while the case…

Erich Priebke: Nazi Criminal, Funeral Sparks Protest

Erich Priebke, a German Nazi war criminal, died last week. His body was being transported in order to hold a funeral for him, and was forced to be called off, due to the amount of controversy that surrounds the case.…

“Jesus” Misspelled On Medals, Become Extra Valuable

Thousands of medals have been recalled by the Vatican after it was discovered that “Jesus” had been spelled “Lesus”. The medals–more than 6,000 in all–were minted to commemorate Pope Francis’ papacy and were put up for sale at the Vatican…

Costa Concordia: Remains Found As Italy Mourns Another Tragedy

The last two missing victims from the Costa Concordia wreck are believed to have been found after 20 months at sea, and authorities are awaiting DNA testing to confirm their identities. The cruise liner sank last January off the Italian…

Italian Political Crisis Awaits Wednesday Vote

Italian parliament is anticipating a Wednesday vote of confidence, called by current prime minister Enrico Letta, of the center-left Democratic Party. Letta has been in office since April 2013. The government faces dissolution and new elections if a Senate majority…

Francesca Pascale, 28, to Marry Berlusconi, 77

28-year-old Francesca Pascale confirmed that she plans to marry the disgraced former Italian Prime Minister,77, according to the Boston Herald. Silvio Berlusconi once described Francesca Pascale as “27 years old, with very solid values, beautiful on the outside and even…

Amanda Knox Says “It’s Common Sense Not To Go Back”

Amanda Knox does not want to return to Italy. Amanda was acquitted on appeal by an Italian court in 2011 for the murder of her roommate, Meredith Kercher. In a recent interview with Matt Lauer she explained the reason for…

Raising Shipwreck Concordia: See How it’s Done

By now, just about everyone with Internet access has heard of the Costa Concordia, the Italian cruise ship that wrecked, claiming the lives of at least 30 people, back in 2012. Right now, efforts are underway off the coast of…