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  1. Six tips to find a great volunteer tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | USA Today

    ... negative consequences, like locals becoming dependent on foreigners, inequalities in a community, support of a begging mafia where money goes toward drugs or organized crime. Just as you shouldn't give coins to begging locals on the road, you ...

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  2. Criminals were in real trouble with US prosecutor Ruth Morgan on caseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

    ... has prosecuted in Mississippi, including Operation Pretense, the trial of a corrupt sheriff tied to the Dixie Mafia, and a mail-fraud case that involved a defense contractor and millions of dollars. "Ruth has been at the forefront of every major ...

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  3. Uttarakhand forest fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | India.com

    ... it will not put an end to the problem. As mentioned in the Facebook post, these are illicit activities of the Timber mafia and those involved need to be arrested and prosecuted at once. The fire has already destroyed 200 hectares of Jim Corbett ...

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  4. Mafia Taking Over As Italy Flooded with MigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Breitbart.com

    As more migrants come to Italy the Italian Mafia is running migrant services because the government doesn't have the capacity. A combination of factors has led to a rise influence for the Italian Mafia.

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  5. You fresh thing, you! Our Instant Expert explains expiration datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBC News

    From Al Capone to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, the world of best before and expiration dates isn't as simple as you might think. If I told you that we had the world's most famous gangster and Mafia boss to thank for best before dates, would you believe me? Al Capone was famous for running booze during the days of Prohibition from 1920 to 1933.

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  6. Scandal-plagued Rome is becoming a 'do it yourself' cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Star Tribune

    ... allege in investigations that have led to dozen of arrests since 2014. Some defendants are accused of using Mafia-like methods of intimidation to get their hands on lucrative public-works contracts. Rome's last mayor, who failed in the Herculean ...

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  7. Paolo Rotondo brings Italian cinema back to Kiwi audiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    A hit at last year's New Zealand International Film Festival, The Mafia Only Kills in Summer is back as part of the new Cinema Italiano festival. The Cinema Italiano Festival kicks off in Auckland this Wednesday night, before heading to Tauranga, Wellington and Christchurch over the next two months.

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  8. Ex-IRA man Henry - Harry' Fitzsimons beats Mafia fraud extraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A former IRA bomber wanted in Italy for questioning over an alleged Mafia-linked 390 million fraud has walked free from a Belfast court.

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  9. Scandal-plagued Rome becoming a do it yourselfa cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Columbian

    ... allege in investigations that have led to dozen of arrests since 2014. Some defendants are accused of using Mafia-like methods of intimidation to get their hands on lucrative public-works contracts. Rome's last mayor, who failed in the Herculean ...

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  10. Federal jury acquits Charles Lightbody and two others in Everett casino land deal investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Boston.com

    ... about hiding his stake in recorded phone calls with a person he was visiting in prison - Darin Bufalino, a reputed Mafia soldier, the prosecutors said. The FBI contacted state gaming investigators in June 2013. Authorities said the defendants then ...

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  11. 'Mafia 3' video game spotlights New Orleans in dark, violent mob revenge storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    A video game set to be released in October allows players to visit a reimagined New Orleans in which the main character takes revenge against the Italian mob in the late 1960s. The game, Mafia 3 , focuses on Lincoln Clay, an orphan traveling home to "New Bordeaux," a fictitious version of the Crescent City.

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  12. The skinny on 'Skinny' -- A look at man at center of the Bonanno mob trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | SILive.com

    ... because they're Italians," the relative added. "I really believe that. Nobody got hurt. Nobody was killed. That mafia doesn't exist anymore. "This should've been resolved three years ago. They gave him a bad deal. They stomped all over his rights." ...

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  13. Scandal-plagued, Rome is becoming a - do it yourself' cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | The Washington Post

    ... allege in investigations that have led to dozen of arrests since 2014. Some defendants are accused of using Mafia-like methods of intimidation to get their hands on lucrative public-works contracts. Rome's last mayor, who failed in the Herculean ...

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  14. Mafia bust yields 47 mn in seized assetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | ANSA.it

    Rome, April 29 - Finance police on Friday seized 47 million euros' worth of assets allegedly linked to the 'Ndrangheta mafia in Reggio Calabria and Cosa Nostra in Palermo, Sicily. The seizures in Reggio Calabria totaled 33 million euros and are linked to the Labate clan.

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  15. 33 mn 'Ndrangheta assets seizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | ANSA.it

    Reggio Calabria, April 29 - Italian police on Friday seized assets worth some 33 million euros from the Labate clan of the Calabrian 'Ndrangheta mafia.

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  16. The Godfather effect: How education helps criminals earn moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Economists have discovered mobsters making a living from things such as robbery, gun running, embezzlement and forgery in the heyday of the Italian-American Mafia earned more when they were better educated. A Mafia gang member who completed just one extra year of education could increase their earnings by about 8 per cent on average.

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  17. Injustice of post-9/11 renditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | New Jersey Herald

    ... its own intelligence operations, has an obligation to advise its courts of this. But justice in a country where the Mafia is still a major factor doesn't seem to be all that important. The Washington Post was told by the prosecutor that the Italian ...

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  18. Jurors begin deliberations in Lightbody caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Boston.com

    ... about hiding his stake in recorded phone calls with a person he was visiting in prison Darin Bufalino, a reputed Mafia soldier, the prosecutors said. The FBI contacted state gaming investigators in June 2013. Authorities said the defendants then ...

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  19. Sylvester Stallone to make TV debut with Mob drama OmertaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | IndieLondon

    According to The Hollywood Reporter, the three-time Oscar nominee is closing a deal to star in Antoine Fuqua's TV adaption of the Mario Puzo book, which marked the final part of a Mafia trilogy that started with The Godfather and continued with The Last Don . If negotiations are concluded successfully, the venture would mark Stallone's first scripted TV series - although he's also currently attached as an executive producer to The title of the novel is derived from the Mafia's code of silence about criminal activity and their refusal to give evidence to the police.

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  20. Italy to fingerprint ALL migrants who are rescued at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Daily Mail

    ... are waiting to be processed before leaving a ship in the Italian port of Palermo earlier this month. The Sicilian mafia recently 'declared war' on migrants and a Gambian man was shot dead by a mafiosi earlier this month Italy is pushing a plan to ...

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