After it was lunch with the grandchildren and then a nap.
Pope Francis is ringing in the new year in Rome.
Special effects artist Carlo Rambaldi was awarded Oscars for all three creatures, after learning how to make his first mechanised dummies at his father's bicycle repair shop.
Lamb stew with oxygarum; wild boar and venison stuffing; and cibarium bread. These were some of the Roman-era delights cooked up at a special banquet in Spain.
Football surporters were also heard chanting far right slogans.
Andrea Gandini is saving dead and decaying trees in Rome by making them into works of art.
The pope criticised countries that sell weapons but do not accept refugees from conflicts where arms are used.
Populist 5-Star supporters are voting today on whether to hook up with their long-time foe, the centre-left Democratic Party.
Francesco Daveri, a professor at the Bocconi School of Management, spoke to Euronews about the potential pitfalls, and points of consensus in any future Italian government.
Italy's firebrand interior minister could be pushed out of government
Michele Sodano and Lia Quartapelle
Engine fragments from a Norwegian Airlines Boeing 787 fell on roofs and cars in the area near Rome Fiumicino airport, causing damage but no casualties.
The father of a US teen arrested for the murder of an Italian policeman murder said his son didn't know his friend was armed.
Return plastic bottles for recycling at designated points around the city.
A policeman who had just returned from his honeymoon was stabbed to death in Rome while trying to make an arrest, reports AFP.
Italy's prime minister Giuseppe Conte has stood by Matteo Salvini's League party amid accusations it sought illicit funds from Russia.
Emanuela Orlandi disappeared after she left her family's flat in the Vatican City and headed to a music lesson.
A protester who jumped into the Trevi fountain dressed as an ancient Roman senator has been slapped with a €550 fine.
An Eritrean national was arrested and extradited from Sudan in 2016 by Italian authorities after he was suspected of being a notorious kingpin in the human trafficking world. Watch the full explanation of this complicated story by clicking on the player.
Italian luxury fashion house Fendi has paid tribute to its former creative director Karl Lagerfeld at its haute couture show in Rome.
Italian luxury jeweler Bulgari opened a sparkling exhibition in Rome entitled "Bvlgari, the Story, the Dream" showing the luxury jeweler's course over time
Sanctions include fines, as well as the individual being banned from areas for up to 48 hours, known as the application of the “Daspo Urbano”.
A young man was forced to escape from his room and seek safety on a cornice when a fire ripped through his building in Rome.
The Sphinx Room features lavish frescoes of panthers, centaurs and, of course, a sphinx. Experts chanced upon it while doing restoration work on the vault of a neighbouring part of the building.
An Italian street artist known as Maupal left one of his provocative pieces of art in the centre of Rome early Tuesday morning.
A tense meeting between Italy's coalition partners on Rome's crippling debt has broken up without a final resolution.
The capital's €12 billion shortfall - dating back more than a decade - must be restructured to avoid defaulting.