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  1. The 2016 Celebrity Big Brother Line-Up Has Finally Been Revealed & It Spells DramaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Galaxy Yorkshire

    ... this chap in a few pics. He...is...fabulous! Recognise this lady? Yes...you've got it, it is Chloe Khan a.k.a. Chloe Mafia from the X Factor (2010 series). She was booted off the show for bad behaviour. We can't wait to see her reunited with Katie! ...

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  2. Scots firm at centre of organised crime probe into weapons dealRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... not yet been proved in court, come as part of a wider scandal in Ukraine dubbed the "Ukrinmash affair" or the "weapons mafia case". Ukrinmash has been supplying vast quantities of arms to the Middle East, including mines, tanks and missiles. The ...

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  3. Italian racist politician also sexistRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    ... to the gang rape with a video of her having sex with her boyfriend, who is reportedly related to a local Camorra mafia boss. According to Italian media the Camorra has tried to cover the incident up. A news site which recently reported on the ...

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  4. Anti-mafia op busts loan-sharking ringRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ANSA.it

    Rome, July 26 - A number of people were taken to jail or put under house arrest in dawn raids in Rome on Tuesday in an operation by anti-mafia investigators to bust an alleged ring involved in loan sharking and money laundering, ANSA sources said. Victims, who were forced to annual interest rates of between 70% and 150%, included politicians, shop keepers and other individuals in economic difficulty, sources said.

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  5. Corruption for decades: That time when the Mafia almost fixed the Democratic National ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Salon

    ... , Frank Costello and Meyer Lansky all accompanied the Tammany Hall delegation to the convention in Chicago. Their Mafia associate Al Capone provided much of the alcohol, banned under prohibition, and entertainment. Costello shared a hotel suite with ...

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  6. Former DIICOT head Alina Bica: I never imagined Ms. Kovesi would sit...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

    ... can no longer remain unbiased in what concerns several persons and that he will not "bear" for "this state to become a mafia state in which two persons - Kovesi and Coldea - would say who should be arrested for not dancing to their tune." Traian ...

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  7. Saviano steps up for marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | ANSA.it

    Rome, July 25 - The floor of Lower House on Monday began debating a bill to legalise cannabis, as conservatives clashed with progressives over the ideology and the possible consequences of such a move. "Legalizing it is not the same as promoting it," crusading anti-mafia writer and journalist Roberto Saviano said in a video message in favor of the bill during a press conference by its promoters.

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  8. Is the Clinton Foundation the Clinton Mafia?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | JD Journal

    Charles Krauthammer is a brilliant man. Really brilliant. A man of character who lives his life in a Wheelchair.

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  9. That time when the Mafia almost fixed the Democratic National ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    ... , Frank Costello and Meyer Lansky all accompanied the Tammany Hall delegation to the convention in Chicago. Their Mafia associate Al Capone provided much of the alcohol, banned under prohibition, and entertainment. Costello shared a hotel suite with ...

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  10. A first in post-1989 Romania, an ex-president sent before court:...Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

    ... unbiased concerning several persons. (a ) I will not bear for institutions in which I invested enormously to become a mafia state. When they thought they were free, some individuals who hold incredibly important information resorted to mafia-style ...

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  11. Italy parliament begins debate on legalising cannabisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    Italian lawmakers on Monday began discussing whether to legalise recreational cannabis, a fiercely-contested proposal likely to spark parliamentary battles. Loosening Italy's marijuana laws is divisive, supported by those who say regulating the drug's production and sale would strip mafia groups of an important source of income, but opposed by conservative groups and the Roman Catholic Church.

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  12. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangkok Post

    ... have manifestly failed to halt the worldwide spread of cannabis consumption. In its latest annual report, Italy's Anti-Mafia Directorate criticised "the total failure of repressive action," to limit marijuana consumption. The directorate said it ...

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  13. Dominic Lawson: Hero fireman jailed by a fantasist's lies - and the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... hero and retired Army Chief Lord Bramall, on whose home and that of his dying wife 20 police descended as if raiding a mafia boss; and the late former Home Secretary Lord Brittan, who died without being informed by the police that they had decided ...

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  14. Here's what it's like to grow up in the mafiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Metro UK News

    If you've seen the Sopranos or Goodfellas you might feel you've got some grasp of what growing up in the mafia could be like. And if being exposed to violence or death at an early age was one of your first assumptions, you wouldn't be wrong according to the account of ex-mobster Frank DiMatteo.

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  15. Senate should fix NATO's Montenegro problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Hill

    ... to Montenegro are a norm. The message is "Keep your mouth shut or face consequences". In the mid-2000s an Italian anti-mafia unit reportedly investigated the Montenegrin leader and his cohorts over a one billion dollar cigarette smuggling operation ...

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  16. BJP suspends Bihar MLC arrested for eve teasingRead the original story

    Saturday | Nerve News

    ... were travelling in Purvanchal express. Pandey, a criminal-turned-politician, is also known to be a member of liquor mafia of Uttar Pradesh. He also had liquor business in Bihar before a total prohibition was imposed in the state on April 5. --IANS ...

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  17. BJP legislator Tunnaji Pandey arrested for eve teasing with minor in running trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | India.com

    ... he victim and Pandey were travelling in Purvanchal express. Pandey, a criminal turned politician, also known as liquor mafia in Siwan-Gopalganj districts in Bihar.

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  18. Is the Mafia selling assault weapons to Islamists?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The New Zealand Herald

    Riot police stand guard next to a building where French anti-terrorist forces conducted raids, in Argenteuil, west of Paris. Photo / AP A huge gun-running operation masterminded by the Sicilian Mafia is being investigated by senior police officers for potential links to "terrorist activity across Europe and beyond".

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  19. How Putin's Spies Hid Athlete DopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... Petersburg or Moscow every other day, Russians have associated G-class Mercedes, sort of the Hummers of Europe, with mafia bosses. Gunshots out of a couple black SUVs zooming across Isaac Square or along old alleys of St. Petersburg were not a rare ...

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  20. What it's really like growing up in the mafia :0Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | New York Post

    ... learned that killing "is just business." He tells his story in the memoir "The President Street Boys: Growing Up Mafia," out Tuesday from Kensington Publishing. He was raised on Sackett Street in Carroll Gardens, where celebs crossed the East River ...

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