Three Serie A matches called off

Soccer Feb 23, 2020

Three Serie A matches called off

Three Italian first-division games scheduled for Sunday in the northern regions of Lombardy and Veneto were suspended late Saturday after the deaths of two people infected with COVID-19. On orders from the Italian government, the Serie A games called off were: Inter Milan vs. Sampdoria, ...

Rediscovered shrine tied to Rome founder

World / Science & Health Feb 22, 2020

Rediscovered shrine tied to Rome founder

Archaeologists have discovered an ancient cenotaph that almost certainly commemorated the legendary founder of Rome, Romulus, buried in the heart of the Italian capital. A small chamber containing a simple sarcophagus and round stone block was found at the start of the last century beneath ...

Sloppy France holds off Italy in Six Nations

Rugby Feb 10, 2020

Sloppy France holds off Italy in Six Nations

France followed up its impressive win against pre-tournament favorite England with a scrappy 35-22 victory against Italy in the Six Nations on Sunday. It was a vastly improved performance from tenacious Italy, which was routed 42-0 by defending champion Wales last weekend. France moved level ...