Italy seizes Spanish rescue boat that defied Libyan threats
A Spanish aid group says Italy has seized one of its migrant rescue boats because it refused to cave in to death threats by the Libya coast guard and hand over the migrants
'Being a part of the movement wasn't optional,' activist says
On this installment of the "Uncomfortable" podcast, Tamika Mallory talks about how she continued on the path of social activism her parents had helped to forge.
Report: Italians seize NGO migrant rescue ship in Sicily
The Italian news agency ANSA says a Spanish NGO's migrant rescue ship has been put sequestered in Sicily by prosecutors' orders
Pope visits Italy's south to honor popular saint, Padre Pio
Pope Francis has journeyed to southern Italy to honor a wildly popular saint, Padre Pio
Spain migrant ship heads to Italy after threats by Libya
A Spanish rescue ship carrying 216 migrants was heading Friday to a Sicilian port after having a high-seas run-in with Libya's armed coast guard during the rescue
'Opposites Attract': Reps. Reed and Gottheimer talk bipartisanship
Reps. Tom Reed (R-NY) and Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) talk about how they teamed up to create a congressional caucus devoted to reaching across the aisle.
Italian police arrest suspect flagged by FBI
Police have arrested a 24-year Italian man found in possession of explosive materials after the FBI flagged him as a possible extremist
Italy right-wing leader says open to coalition with 5-Stars
Italian euroskeptic leader Matteo Salvini says he's open to governing with the populist 5-Star Movement
Italian police break up a macrobiotic 'sect'
Italian police say they have dismantled a macrobiotic "sect" that denied its followers contact with the outside world
World War II British bomb removed from Italian Adriatic town
Italian bomb experts have moved a 500-pound (225-kilo) World War II British bomb, accidentally dug up during excavation work, to the sea for detonation