News from Sicily
ROME (Reuters) - A Sicilian priest gunned down by the Mafia twenty years ago outside his home in Palermo was beatified in a seafront ceremony on Saturday attended by an estimated 100,000 people from all over Italy. Father Giuseppe Puglisi was shot in ...
Priest Gunned Down by Italian Mobsters Now Beatified
Thousands attend mass for Italy's first mafia martyr
The Priest Who Stood Up to Mafia
New York Times Cristina, left, of Da Cristina, a takeout restaurant that sells arancini in Taormina, Sicily, Italy, April 13, 2013. Beyond a handful of tourist magnets, the crowds evaporate and careful visitors can see the town as the locals do. 1 of 4 ...
On Thursday, thousands of Italian students sailed to Palermo aboard so-called 'ships of lawfulness' to mark the slaying of Falcone. An estimated 3,000 students and teachers arrived in the Sicilian capital from the ports of Naples and Civitavecchia on ...
Magistrate Claims Mafia Boss Copied Narcos for Capaci Bombing
Minor earthquake – Sicily, Italy on May 23, 2013. Last update: May 23, 2013 at 1:43 pm by By Ashish Khanal. –. Most important Earthquake Data: Magnitude : 3.5. Local Time (conversion only below land) : 2013-05-23 15:04:00. GMT/UTC Time : 2013-05-23 ...
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She and thousands of others converged on Little Italy for the 20th annual Sicilian Festival. India Street turned into a taste of Sicily, with a parade of musicians playing the Southern Italian song, Tarantella. There was also sidewalk art (the artists ...