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Nov 11, 2015 12:11 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The impressive structure measured some 262 by 196 feet, although only a small part of it has been unearthed.
Oct 21, 2015 12:01 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The Vatican denies widespread rumors that the pope has been diagnosed with a brain tumor.
Oct 6, 2015 02:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Intricate designs on the mosaic date to the 4th and 5th centuries AD.
Sep 18, 2015 12:24 PM ET
Is the Italian Mob on the rise again? If events at a recent funeral for a reputed Mafia boss are any indication, the answer is yes.
Sep 15, 2015 04:25 AM ET
It's only the 7th-largest country in the European Union. But it's also the former home of the Roman Empire and today is littered with ancient artifacts of historical import and contains Vatican City. Does all of this add up to a "powerful" country?
Aug 6, 2015 04:50 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A mysterious Stonehenge-style monolith sheds new light on the earliest civilizations in the Mediterranean basin. Continue reading →
Jul 9, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Roman concrete, one of the world's most durable compounds, closely resembles the rock formed in the depths of a dormant supervolcano in Italy.
Jul 1, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
See the ruins of a prestigious maritime villa from Roman times, unlocked after 15 years.
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