• This Aug. 2, 2013 file photo shows former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi waving to reporters after attending a meeting with the People of Freedom party's lawmakers at the Lower Chamber in Rome.

    Three-time P.M. vows to prevent Italian left from gaining power despite his conviction for tax fraud and failure to convince Senate colleagues to let him keep seat.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 19, 2013, 11:26 AM EDT