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Pope Francis greets the crowd as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, March 5, 2014.
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In the garden variety state-corporate media friendly greeting afforded to foreign leaders the hand-picked Ukrainian puppet Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk met with President Barack Obama in a heavily publicized visit to the White House on Wednesday.
11 hrs ago | The Montreal Gazette
The Charbonneau Commission once again on Thursday heard several wiretap conversations collected during OpA©ration ColisA©e illustrating how organized crime infiltrated Montreal's construction industry.
15 hrs ago | ANSA.it
Rome, March 13 - A mobster-turned-informant told prosecutors in a deposition Thursday that three-time premier Silvio Berlusconi and former Senator Marcello Dell'Utri were credited with "putting the country in the hands" of the Mafia by a notorious Sicilian boss.
He didn't deny his crimes; with convictions for gambling, theft, and drugs, and a seven-year stint in federal prison.
An inquiry investigator says reputed Mafia boss Vito Rizzuto tried to salvage this prestigious Old Montreal luxury condo project on de la Commune Street.
The investigation into the "meat mafia" was initiated by SRI at the beginning of 2013 and targets an organised cross-border crime ring specialising in large-scale fraud, SRI spokesman Sorin Sava announced.
THE rule of law has long been a stranger to the sweltering lowlands known as the Tierra Caliente in the Mexican state of MichoacA n.
The wiretapped conversations heard at the Charbonneau Commission today involved construction boss Tony Magi's efforts to convert an industrial building into luxury condos and Vito Rizzuto's involvement in financing the project.
The Charbonneau Commission is looking closely today at the role late Mafia boss Vito Rizzuto played in the infiltration of organized crime into the construction industry.
Body of missing major junior hockey player, 20, found in his truck in Walmart parking lot eight days after he was punished for smoking marijuana Dozens of Romas flee their camp after 50-strong mob attack their site following claims two of the gypsies had raped a local girl in Italy A mob of 50 furious Italians stormed a Roma camp outside Naples ... (more)
An Italian newspaper report says the remote control to detonate the bomb that killed anti-Mafia prosecutor Paolo Borsellino in 1992 was hidden inside the intercom at his mother's Palermo residence.
NEW York's police commissioner has commended Queensland on its tough anti-bikie stance, likening it to US laws that cracked down on the Big Apple's most powerful Mafia families.
Council chiefs expressed concerns that potential investors in a troubled ferry company it was trying to keep solvent had mafia links and might use it to launder money, it has emerged.
Leave the planet. Take the cannoli. Sicilian amateur scientists have launched a model cannolo, a cream-stuffed pastry roll symbolic of the Italian island, into the stratosphere, capturing bizarre images of the dessert flying far above the earth.