5 hrs ago
Defendants in New Orleans gang conspiracy related to Briana Allen...
MICHAEL DEMOCKER / THE TIMES-PICAYUNE Archbishop Gregory Aymond and Mayor Mitch Landrieu, at left, watch as the casket of Briana Allen, the 5-year-old girl who was killed by stray gunfire at a birthday party last week, is carried from New Star Baptist Church in Central City after her funeral on Tuesday, June 5, 2012.
9 hrs ago
Mafia boss gives himself up
This week the boss of one of southern Italy's most powerful mafia dynasties sensationally handed himself in to police after three years on the run - and now faces 16 years in jail.
13 hrs ago
Sofia News Agency
Bulgaria Main Party Plays Victim, Firm to Void Election Result
Bulgaria's former Prime Minister Boyko Borisov is pictured here speaking in his first public appearance since the vote on Thursday, vowing to ask the constitutional court to cancel the election results.
17 hrs ago
Jury weighs Vallejo man's fate in murder case
A Solano County Superior Court jury on Thursday began deliberating the case of a Vallejo man accused of killing an innocent bystander in 2007 in what authorities believe was a gang-related shooting.
21 hrs ago
The London Free Press
Omerta, security risks could derail Mob testimony at corruption inquiry
Mob boss Vito Rizzuto and his lieutenant-turned-rival Raynald Desjardins might not testify at Quebec's corruption inquiry after all.
Thu May 16, 2013
Why Has The Italian Mafia Returned to Colombia?
A spate of recent arrests suggests the Italian mafia may be making a comeback in Colombia, where the fractured criminal landscape makes it easier for them to exert control over the drug trade.
Ndrangheta Mafia Clan Boss Pesce Surrenders
The decimation of the Rosarno Clan of the Ndrangheta or Calabrian Mafia by Italian authorities continued with the surrender of acting boss Giuseppe Pesce. After being on the run for the last three years Pesce accompanied by lawyers turned himself in to authorities telling his defense lawyers “Enough, Im tired of running” asking them to take him in. Read More ...
Wed May 15, 2013
How 'Animal' Hitman Met His Death In SF's Sunset District
A famous East Coast mafia hitman during the deadliest mob wars of the 1960's became the first member of the witness protection program when he moved to the Bay Area.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Sopranos: James Gandolfini talks 'Sopranos' movie
"Sopranos" star James Gandolfini has stated what it is going to take for before the former Tony Soprano actor will film a "Sopranos" movie according to TMZ reports on Monday, May 13.