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  1. Police target 900 Glasgow gangsters: 48 active gangs identified operating across cityRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Sunday Herald

    And the mafia hoods have infiltrated all communities across Glasgow, East Renfrewshire, and East Dunbartonshire, with the gangs touching every city, town and village. Rackets include drugs, prostitution, money laundering, tobacco smuggling, counterfeit goods, extortion and the use of legitimate businesses across all sectors.

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  2. London: Refugee Crisis: Help the boat people with less emotion, more logicRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    ... women intended for prostitution throughout Asia during the 19th century was seaborne, mostly illegal, and organised by mafia-like networks. And the same applied to one of the biggest European migrations of the 19th century: the large number of Jews ...

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  3. Institutional RecidivismRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | The Big Picture

    ... coordinated trading almost daily in an exclusive online chat room that the traders referred to as "The Cartel" or "The Mafia." [6] Additionally, salespeople and traders lied to customers in order to collect undisclosed markups in certain ...

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  4. Crow's-Feet Chronicles: Before Capone was caputRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | North Texas e-News

    An old Italian Mafia Don was dying and he called his grandson to his deathbed. 'You lissin-a me.

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  5. Karnataka cop close to lottery king suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times of India

    ... had been announced to the police personnel. Kumaraswamy said Kalasipalyam in Bengaluru was the headquarters of the mafia and single digit lottery business was being carried out just behind Upparpet police station. "This indicates political and ...

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  6. President vows to rid Italy of the MafiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NEWS.com.au

    ... him out and left him on the road several kilometres away. SPEAKING on the 23rd anniversary of the murder of top anti-Mafia prosecutor Giovanni Falcone, Italian President Sergio Mattarella has pledged his country will finally prevail over organised ...

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  7. Best Modern Mob Movies According to Rotten TomatoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    ... of the '70s. Joe Pesci, Robert De Niro, Paul Sorvino and Ray Liotta all appeared on-screen together in this brilliant Mafia classic about the up and coming life of Henry Hill (Liotta). Who can forget a young Henry Hill saying, "Ever since I can ...

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  8. Leaked memo suggests biker gangs could target Houston law enforcementRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... The gang's founder died of cancer in 1999. 5. Police have used the RICO Act - a statute designed to bring down the Mafia in the 1970s - to make mass Bandido arrests. The Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act was used to indict Bandidos ...

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  9. Fight the mob with jobs says RenziRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | ANSA.it

    Salerno, May 22 - The State must fight Campania's Camorra mafia "hand-to-hand, by creating jobs," Premier Matteo Renzi said on a campaign visit to the southern Italian region Friday. The expression 'Land of Fires' - a reference to illegal toxic waste dumps by the Camorra in the Campania region - must become obsolete by the end of his term in office, the premier said.

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  10. SEC official blasts waivers for bad-actor banksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | USA Today

    ... exchange currency market. Bank traders colluded in an exclusive online chat room they dubbed "The Cartel" or "The Mafia" as they carried out the criminal rate-rigging scheme designed to boost their own profits, according to documents released in the ...

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  11. Bombay Velvet: Neither a masterpiece nor a misfire : May 22, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Daily Times

    ... past. Rosie at that time was a protg of Jimmy Mistry ( Manish Chaudhary),who owns a newspaper and trying to expose the mafia behind the land grabbing and constructions through his newspaper .Due to his ambitious nature, there is no stopping for ...

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  12. Open thread for night owls. Democracy Now interviews Matt Taibbi on confessed bank crooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Daily Kos

    ... to go and get it and do anything with it. In this case, you have people openly calling themselves the cartel or the mafia, and then openly talking about monkeying around or manipulating, you know, the price of this or that. The CFTC, the Commodity ...

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  13. Lovers rob the Mafia in dramedy based on true storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Greenwich Citizen

    It's hard to believe "Rob the Mob" is based on a true story from 1991. Because what couple in their right mind would hatch a plan to rob a bunch of Mafia guys and actually go ahead with it? "It's comedic because it's true and absurd," he said.

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  14. Dozens arrested in Italian match-fixing probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Umukino

    Italian police on Tuesday detained some 50 people, including team managers, players and a suspected Calabrian mobster, accused of fixing dozens of soccer matches in the country's third division and its top semi-pro league. "The probe demonstrates there was a heinous pact of corruption in the world of soccer," Andrea Grassi, investigator for Italy's elite SCO, an Italian anti-mafia police unit, told Reuters.

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  15. Group members: Sam Ferriday, Stephen Webb, Tim Driesen and Lewis GiffithsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Oxford Times

    ... led to vast debts to the criminal underworld. To Frankie falls the task of pleading for the help (Beggin') of friendly mafia boss Gyp DeCarlo (Sean Kingsley). The matter is sorted.

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  16. There's a divide between civilians and soldiers. Hollywood is partly to blameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Stars and Stripes

    ... nervous about swimming for years, even though sharks kill fewer people than vending machines. Repeated portrayals of Mafia culture have left the Italian-American community saddled with unwanted baggage. But can pop culture be used to fight the ...

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  17. Deutsche Bank execs try to placate investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Deutsche Welle

    ... association DSW, "evokes more images of Palermo than DA1 4sseldorf," referring to the seat of the Sicilian mafia. The last-minute announcement of the bank's overhaul plans were not enough to convince some skeptical investors, who questioned the ...

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  18. Italy passes law to tackle rampant corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... in a watered-down version more than two years after it was presented by Senate speaker Piero Grasso, a former anti-mafia prosecutor. The legislation increases prison sentences for corruption by an average of two years up to a maximum of around 10 ...

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  19. Anti-graft chief urges lawfulnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | ANSA.it

    ... subject, they only need to be motivated," he concluded. His comments came the day after the Italian parliamentary anti-mafia commission approved a long-called-for anti-graft bill with the backing of the Supreme Magistrates Council (CSM).

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  20. Anti-corruption fight starts at schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | ANSA.it

    ... made even at school," Giannini told an ANSA forum. Her comments came the day after the Italian parliamentary anti-mafia commission approved a long-called-for anti-corruption bill with the backing of the Supreme Magistrates Council (CSM). Pressure to ...

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