Italy

Global Politics

The radical populist party that shook Italy's establishment

The Italian establishment has failed from the start to understand the appeal of Five Star. First, it ignored the movement’s mass rallies, then dismissed its electoral aspirations, branding it by turns fascist and communist. Instead of trying to understand Five Star’s growing popularity, the main parties labeled its candidates dilettantes lacking the experience and competence to govern.

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Geo quiz and answer

We're calling today's Geo Quiz a "Geo-political Quiz." Anchor Marco Werman gets questions and answers from Carolyn O'Hara, senior editor at Foreign Policy magazine.

Business, Economics and Jobs

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Italy - the country is the leading producer of kiwis. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with fruit importer Chelso Paganini, CEO of New Jersey-based Paganini Foods.

Arts, Culture & Media

Running in Rome

Sightseers in Rome can now join a group of joggers and take in the monuments while staying fit, as Reporter Nancy Greenleese went the extra mile to bring us this story.