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Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Foro Italico, the sport complex in Rome, Italy where the World Swimming Championships are now underway. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Lisa Dillman, who's covering the competition for the Los Angeles Times.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo Quiz / Geo Answer

Today's Geo Quiz seeks an Italian town famous for baseball. The answer is Nettuno, a coastal city about 40 miles south of Rome. Nettuno is hosting the annual Baseball World Cup. Reporter Nancy Greenleese takes us there.

Arts, Culture & Media

Piccolo Teatro Lirico

Italy has a new � short � twist on a centuries-old art form. A small, historic theater in Rome was having a hard time surviving when it turned to opera. Megan Williams visited the Piccolo Teatro Lirico in the city's historic center.

Politics

Italian leader issues economic warning

Italy's prime minister Silvio Berlusconi today warned parliament that Italy could be plunged into economic crisis if his opponents succeed in passing a �no confidence� measure against him tomorrow. The World's Gerry Hadden reports.

Politics

The Italian Obama

Nancy Greenleese profiles Italian leftist politician Nichi Vendola. His appeal to young voters has earned him the nickname of 'Italy's Obama'.