Belgium and Italy face off in their Euro 2016 opener. Italy are undefeated against Belgium in major tournaments, yet the latter are being dubbed the 'Golden Generation.' With expectations high this year, Belgium don't want to disappoint their fans.
Spain became the eleventh team to qualify for Russia 2018 after their convincing 3-0 win over Albania and Italy's disappointing home draw against Macedonia. Elsewhere, Euro 2016 surprise package Iceland are looking good.
Beginning November 1, visitors to the Roman Colosseum will be able to walk up to the amphitheater's highest gallery for the first time in 40 years, after a lengthy restoration that took years to complete.
The ex-head of a Vatican-run hospital was convicted of funneling a fortune to a local cardinal in a case that highlighted waste and lack of transparency at the Holy See. Pope Francis has sought to clean up the church.
Whoever believes tourists have already discovered everything there is to see in Venice is wrong: A 500-year-old palazzo on St. Mark's Square will be renovated and opened to the public for the first time.
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