Eccolo mentre tiene aperta la portiera della "bestia", la limousine presidenziale. Completo grigio scuro a righine che veste un corpo atletico, capelli imbrillantinati, piccoli occhiali da sole avvolgenti, sguardo concentrato. "Copre" Barack Obama che, con aria assorta, entra nell'immensa Cadillac blindata. Un'altra foto: Obama tra la folla, in man...

Il 26 settembre il ministro della Salute Beatrice Lorenzin è intervenuta alla Casa Bianca invitata dal presidente degli Stati Uniti Barack Obama al summit mondiale su "Global Health Security Agenda" per rediscute di sicurezza e delle emergenze in tema di salute.   In particolare, sul tavolo le problematiche degli agenti infettivi, sia microb...

Today at the White House the new Ambassador of Italy to the United States, Armando Varricchio, presented his credentials to the President of the United States, Barack Obama.At the end of the Ceremony Ambassador Varricchio remarked: "Today I have presented to President Obama the credentials with which President Mattarella appoints me Ambassador in W...

By Nick Woltman Punch Pizza founder John Soranno and cook Nick Chute had choice seats Tuesday at President Barack Obama's State of the Union address. The pair attended the event as guests of first lady Michelle Obama and sat in her reserved box in the House chambers in Washington.   The St. Paul-based, wood-fired pizza chain, which has...

President Barack Obama is opening a visit to Italy, where he'll meet with Pope Francis and Italian political leaders. Obama arrived in Rome Wednesday night following three days of talks on Ukraine with European leaders in the Netherlands and Brussels.   Deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes said Obama has been inspired by the pope...

By Emily Heil The White House will say "ciao, friends!" at a state dinner for Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and his wife, Agnese Landini, on Oct. 18. The black-tie affair will be the 14th, and likely the last, for the Obama administration.   White House press secretary Josh Earnest on Monday called Renzi's visit "an opportunity to rec...

Il Presidente della Repubblica Giorgio Napolitano ha accolto con vivo apprezzamento l'invito del Presidente degli Stati Uniti Barack Obama a rendere una visita di commiato a Washington alla vigilia della conclusione del suo mandato. Il Capo dello Stato esprime la certezza che l'incontro del 15 febbraio concorrerà a rafforzare ulteriormente i rappor...

By Elizabeth Vallone   Imagine a person so revered his tombstone has these words inscribed on it: "To so great a name, no epitaph can do justice." Do you think this phrase could be put above W's grave? How about Clinton's? Obama's? How about Nixon's?   Would you believe this is what is written on the gravestone of the infamous Niccolò...

By James Mackenzie U.S. President Barack Obama visited the Colosseum in the latest stop on his European tour on Thursday, calling the ancient Roman arena "remarkable, unbelievable" and he was almost as lavish in his praise for Italy's 39-year-old Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.   Renzi, Italy's youngest ever prime minister, has set a testing a...

Ci sarà, a sorpresa ma non troppo, Barack Obama. E il Segretario di Stato John Kerry come anche il vero ospite, il ministro del Commercio Penny Pritzker. Al loro fianco, 47 Stati americani con i loro piani di incentivi, facilitazioni infrastrutturali e logistiche, semplificazioni legali, amministrative e burocratiche sommate ai programmi federali....