Italy

Sicily’s cornered Mafia primed for reversal of fortune

PALERMO, Italy: Shortly before 8 a.m. on a sunny spring morning, Mafia boss Giuseppe Dainotti was cycling down a quiet street when two men on a motorbike drew alongside and shot him three times, killing him on the spot. It was a classic mob hit in the heart of the Sicilian capital. People claimed ....

Last minute Volavola drop goal gives Fiji win over Italy

REUTERS: Fiji flyhalf Ben Volavola slotted a last-minute drop goal to give his side a 22-19 victory over Italy in their test match in Suva on Saturday. The visitors had fought back from 19-9 down in the second half and tied the score when flyhalf Tommaso Allan kicked his fourth penalty with three ....