Jan 19

Disease threatens Italy’s once booming olive oil industry

Click Here to Watch Video

More than a third of olive oil in the U.S. comes from Italy, which has kept a longstanding reputation for quality. But the quantity of olive oil made in the south of Italy has been in sharp decline. A disease in the region of Puglia has been attacking olive trees, decimating the industry and causing Italy to import olive oil for the first time. Special correspondent Christopher Livesay reports

Nov 26

Deaths after heavy rainstorms in Italy, France

Deaths after heavy rainstorms in Italy, France
Click Here to Watch video

 Torrential rains struck northern Italy and southern France over the weekend, killing at least four people and bringing a new wave of flooding to Venice. A 30-meter section of highway caved in near a viaduct close to the flooded Italian coastal city of Savona. It left cars stranded on the precipice of the remaining stretch of road. Emergency services and sniffer dogs were deployed to find potential victims but, as yet, none had been found.