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  1. Nur Hossain: From truck driver to mafia donRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Born at Simrail of Siddhirganj upazila in Narayanganj, Nur Hossain used to be a helper to a trucker in late 70's. But since the late 80's, Nur, now convicted of the abduction and killing of Narayanganj City panel mayor Nazrul Islam and six others, amassed huge wealth at home and abroad with blessings from major political parties.

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  2. Panorama's John Sweeney: I fear the Trump-Putin relationship will end very badlyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Radio Times

    I've challenged both buddies in the world's great new geobromance Vladimir Putin on the killings in Ukraine and Donald Trump on his business associate's links with the mafia and the Russian strong man was as wily as the American reality TV star was rash. Now we see them as butch sweethearts with Putin in the role of Kremlin master to his White House apprentice.

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  3. Massive Bronx Gang Prosecution Raises Fairness QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | City Limits

    ... under the 1970 Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO), a federal statute invented to bring down the mafia. Being charged under RICO allows prosecutors to charge members or associates of an "enterprise" with conspiring to commit ...

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  4. The transfiguration of RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

    ... or revelations in the form of recordings the likes of those in which a former president is talking about the "mafia state," about rigged legal cases, about a state intelligence and security system that has got out of control and is at the disposal ...

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  5. Philadelphia crime boss Little Nicky Scarfo dies in prison at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... on the left is Little Nicky leaving a court hearing in Trenton, New Jersey in 1973 Scarfo was a member of the American Mafia and eventually rose to power when he took over the Philadelphia Crime family after the death of Sicilian-American mobster ...

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  6. Ruthless, notorious Philadelphia mob boss 'Little Nicky' Scarfo dies in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    Reputed Mafia soldier Nicodemo "Little Nickie" Scarfo of Atlantic City, right, and his attorney Salvatore Avena leave the State Commission of Investigation hearing held at the State House in Trenton, New Jersey, July 26, 1973. Avena, left, one of two attorneys for Scarfo, withdrew from the case without explanation.

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  7. Tyrannical Mafia boss Nicodemo 'Little Nicky' Scarfo, 87, dies in prison hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    ... chess during an early stint in prison. Well-groomed and always meticulously dressed, Scarfo relished his role as a Mafia don. It was more than just the power and wealth, associates said. After years as a lowly soldier in the Philadelphia mob, he ...

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  8. Mafia tyrant Tyrannical Mafia boss Nicodemo 'Little Nicky' Scarfo,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    ... chess during an early stint in prison. Well-groomed and always meticulously dressed, Scarfo relished his role as a Mafia don. It was more than just the power and wealth, associates said. After years as a lowly soldier in the Philadelphia mob, he ...

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  9. How army, police barracks are used to con civiliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Monitor

    ... fraud should report to police to help in investigations. On December 28, 2016, Gen Kayihura told journalists that a "mafia had infiltrated the police and army and has built elaborate networks through which they commit sophisticated crimes, including ...

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  10. On-the-run Mafia boss captured in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mercury

    ... Italian news agency ANSA said the 30-year-old had been in hiding since 2014. He was the head of an armed wing of the Mafia clan Santapaola and had been sentenced to several years in prison. ANSA said police had also arrested two of Nizza's friends, ...

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  11. The neutering of Israeli journalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    ... in office with all these legal difficulties swirling around him. Opposition politicians are calling him Israel's first mafia prime minister, saying he's reached "the end of the road." But his coalition colleagues are publicly sticking with him. We ...

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  12. Netanyahu decries 'biased leaks' over scandal with publisherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    ... with Yedioth, with one ex-minister saying he had "come to the end of the road," and a Labor MK calling him "the first mafia prime minister of Israel."

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  13. Congress represents Mussolini, Italian fascism: BJPRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    ... BJP spokesperson G. V. L. Narasimha Rao told ANI. Accusing Rahul Gandhi of turning the Congress party into a political mafia, Rao said the former had no moral ground to comment on anybody. "It's Rahul Gandhi and his party that have converted the ...

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  14. Delhi cops nab crazed juvenile murdererRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DNA India

    ... roamed with other teenagers in the Madangir area and extorted money from shopkeepers. He also connived with the water mafia in the area. He is also said to be involved in cases of robbery and assault in Sangam Vihar, Neb Sarai and Ambedkar Nagar. ...

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  15. Leaked transcripts reveal alleged Netanyahu deal-making with media mogulRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Jerusalem Post

    ... power for the benefit of the country." In her post Shafir called Netanyahu "the first Israeli prime minister of the mafia" and added that "this is why he has decided to crash and run over all the mechanisms that might rein in his power or expose its ...

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  16. BWW First Person: 'An Italian Thing': a Bronx Tale Meets a Staten Island GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... had a special place in the pantheon of Italian representation. Because although it has its fair share of routine mafia activity (an undeniable facet of our history and present) we also get a glimpse into the bulk of what makes the Italian-American ...

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  17. Captain Amarinder seeks Congress high command's permission to fight Badal from LambiRead the original story

    Saturday | Newkerala.com

    ... of Lambi, as he wanted to defeat all the top Akali leaders responsible for destroying the state through their drugs, mafia and goonda raj, and guilty of ruining its trade, industry and agriculture. Captain Amarinder said he had requested the ...

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  18. Punjab Elections 2017: Captains face off likely as Amarinder Singh...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | DNA India

    ... on his home turf as he wished to defeat all the top Akali leaders "responsible for destroying the state through drugs, mafia and the goonda raj". The PPCC chief said he had requested the Congress high command to allow him to fight the Assembly polls ...

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  19. Where's our next Steven Pienaar coming from?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Iol.co.za

    ... and grew up tough. If not a footballer, he once said he would have made a great criminal. That probably meant as a Mafia don. He is a true great of football. What made him so? Where are our future Zlatans who will make it on the world stage in the ...

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  20. DVD reviews: The Bureau: Season One; Takashi Miike's Black Society Trilogy; His Girl FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Sunday Herald

    ... Audition, but Takashi Miike is best known for violent, stylish and idiosyncratic crime thrillers set among Japan's mafia gangs with titles like Osaka Tough Guys, Young Thugs and Full Metal Yakuza. This two-disc collection from Arrow pulls together ...

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