The mysterious isle of Pantelleria has much to offer to the few tourists who know about it. With its unique position in the Mediterranean, this volcanic island is a cultural hybrid of Italy and North Africa.
The archaeological site was discovered during the installation of fiber optic cables beneath a road.
Sonny Schuldt, an Air Force veteran and an air traffic controller for 37 years, was fulfilling a life-long ambition during the nine days he spent on the cruise.
Ancient DNA adds new elephant species to the mix.
The crystals carry a memory of environmental changes the way trees do with their rings.
The Vikings gang, which only accepts degree-educated Nigerians, has teamed up with Sicilian mobsters to sell sex in Italy.
Mount Etna erupted 22 times already this month.
A car bomb filled with half a ton of explosives killed Giovanni Falcone, his wife and three members of his escort in 1992, but his death still has ripples today.
The rescued migrants from Nigeria, Ethiopia, Eritrea and Bangladesh were taken to a Sicilian port for questioning.
The Libya to Italy route is long and dangerous, but it may soon be the only option.
Decision to drop tariffs on Tunisian oils could lead to rise in fake products.
Italian police had been monitoring a farm linked to a notorious mafia boss since 2011.
It's thought that the Italian government has lost track of 100,000 migrants since 2014.
Three other rescue operations underway on Monday as EU ministers present plan to double funding for Triton operation.
Set up by a group of idealistic youths, a popular civic movement is putting Sicilian crime bosses out of business