Italy PM Survives Vote After Berlusconi About-face

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October 02, 2013 AT 4:54 AM
ROME (AP) - Silvio Berlusconi made a stunning about-face Wednesday and threw his support behind the government of Premier Enrico Letta in a confidence vote, acknowledging defeat on the Senate floor after defections in his party robbed him of the backing he needed to bring down the government.