Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi (shown here in March 2009 at a gathering of his new political party, the People of Freedoms) has recently come under fire for a sexist remark about an opposition politician's looks and intellect. After a series of sex scandals involving Berlusconi, more than 100,000 women have signed a petition stating they are offended by him. Andreas Solaro/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Andreas Solaro/AFP/Getty Images
Italian Women Assail Berlusconi For Sexist Remarks
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/114242303/114253842" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Karadzic's War Crimes Trial Resumes
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/114215594/114215580" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Karadzic Wants More Time For War Crimes Defense
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/114195078/114195148" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Karadzic Boycotts Start Of War Crimes Trial
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/114156751/114156731" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
14 Years Later, Bosnian Serb's War Crimes Trial Opens
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/114144228/114144183" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Final Dispatches Show U.K. Ambassadors' Snarky Side
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/114120925/114136860" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
U.K. Postal Workers On Strike
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/114104002/114105376" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Eiffel Tower Celebrates A 'Green' 120th Birthday
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/114068646/114068710" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Far-Right Leader's TV Appearance Sparks Protests
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/114068642/114068708" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
French Priest Provides Voice To Holocaust Witnesses
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/114029934/114029942" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
France, Britain Deport Illegal Afghan Migrants
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/114029930/114029940" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A view of the Parthenon Gallery in the new Acropolis Museum. Many of the items from the Parthenon's frieze were removed more than 200 years ago by Lord Elgin and later sold to the British Museum. Courtesy of Nikos Daniilidis/Acropolis Museum hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy of Nikos Daniilidis/Acropolis Museum
Greece Unveils Museum Meant For 'Stolen' Sculptures
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/113889188/113943664" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Finland Makes Broadband A Public Right
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/113912001/113912969" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Florida State Cheating Allegations Examined
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/113840355/113841389" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript