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Nov 3, 2015 08:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The Vatican's recent arrest of a priest and a laywoman for allegedly leaking confidential documents reveals a lesser known aspect of the religious body.
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 2, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The ruins of one of the most prestigious maritime villas from Roman times are set to reopen after 15 years on July 2 in a small, almost uninhabited island off the Tuscan coast.
Jul 1, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
See the ruins of a prestigious maritime villa from Roman times, unlocked after 15 years.
Jun 8, 2015 09:13 AM ET // AFP
The 23-foot wooden machine, powered by slaves deep in the stadium's belly delivered wolves, boars and even antelopes to do battle with gladiators.
May 28, 2015 11:04 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An ancient tombstone names a woman, but a male body was found beneath.
Apr 21, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Built of brick and marble, the now gleaming white pyramid was erected as the burial chamber of a Roman magistrate, Gaius Cestius.
Feb 18, 2015 03:13 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The largest cache of gold coins ever found in Israel was discovered by chance by divers at Caesarea National Park. The treasure includes at least 2,000 gold coins from the Fatimid period, approximately 1,000 years ago. Continue reading →
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