Photo: From "Turin" to "Torino": Olympics Put New Name on the Map



The skyline of Turin, Italy, dominated by the spire of la Mole Antonelliana museum.

Turin is being called by its Italian name "Torino" in many U.S. media outlets, a move that may put the city's native name on the map in more ways than one.

Photograph courtesy LaPresse


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