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  1. Sure o gang growsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | El Paso Times

    ... Law enforcement officials have said Sureno gang members serve as soldiers for California's notorious Mexican Mafia prison gang. The number 13 ("M" is the 13th letter of the alphabet) signifies allegiance to the Mexican Mafia. The report mentions ...

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  2. Japanese tattoo art show explores the craft and its futureRead the original story

    Yesterday | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... Japanese Americans and most Japanese hate tattoos and it's because they were raised with the notion that it's only a Mafia thing; it's a stereotype.” Kitamura said. “But this is the American experience and Japanese Americans are a part ...

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  3. TV reviews of 'Mob City' and "An Unreal Dream'Read the original story

    Dec 4, 2013 | The Miami Herald

    ... actor Jeremy Luke) and his murderous pals Siegel (indie writer-director Edward Burns) and Sid Rothman (a fictional Mafia killer played by Robert Knepper of So is the main white hat, a police captain named William Parker whose ambition to make chief ...

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  4. ICAC seeks more phone tap powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    ... in the country and every communication between every Australian on any device just in case we may end up in the Mafia later,'' Senator Ludlam said. "And that data should be accessed by a wide variety of agencies without a warrant and is open to ...

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  5. Vatican dismisses claim that John Paul II ignored Catholic sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    ... the Institute for Religious Works, which was embroiled in the collapse of another bank that laundered money for the Mafia. The Italian bank's chairman Roberto Calvi - known as "God's Banker" - was found hanged on scaffolding under Blackfriars Bridge ...

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  6. Italy to declassify documents on "Years of lead" violenceRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... announced on Tuesday. The ultra-leftwing Red Brigades, neo-fascist groups, shadowy secret service figures and the mafia have all been implicated in the surge of political violence including the 1969 bombing in Milan's Piazza Fontana and the bombing ...

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  7. Sainthood for John Paul II stirs debateRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... the Institute for Religious Works, which was embroiled in the collapse of another bank that laundered money for the Mafia. The Italian bank's chairman Roberto Calvi - known as "God's Banker" - was found hanged on scaffolding under Blackfriars Bridge ...

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  8. Cuckoo Mafia: Birds Raise The Young Of Others To Avoid RetaliationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scientific Blogging

    We are all familiar with the Mafia. In China, it is the Triads, in Italy it is La Cosa Nostra.

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  9. 'Castle' Recap: Castle and Beckett Visit the '70sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BuddyTV

    ... crisis of the week (flower arrangements) doesn't get a lot of attention because the team finds the body of a '70s mafia don. Vincent Bianchi disappeared in 1978 and is finally found buried in concrete. Since he's found in a powder blue suit and most ...

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  10. Popea s Via Crucis meditations: God is...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    ... factory worker, longtime prison chaplain, champion of the unemployed and fiercely outspoken critic of the Italian mafia. In essence, the pope chose the very kind of apostolic missionary he has been calling all Christians to be. In the meditations, ...

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  11. SA announces formation of 37 standing committeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Times

    ... of water in Karachi and hundreds of small land big hydrants were operating in city under the umbrella of water mafia, members SA informed House. Two bills regarding Sindh Shaheed Recognition and Compensation Bill 2014 and Sindh Criminal Prosecution ...

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  12. When desperation to be heard defeats logicRead the original story

    Monday | News24

    ... National Congress (ANC). Recall that Mbeki's police chief Jackie Selebi was also the head of Interpol, and to have the mafia penetrate such high levels made South African security farcical at best". Whether I agree with this analysis or not, I can ...

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  13. Dan Walters: Yee case should bury California's pretensions about organized crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    "The Sopranos," depicting the lives of a Mafia family in New Jersey, set the tone – organized crime is a business.

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  14. Feb 26 marks 26th anniv. of Azeri-led Sumgait pogromRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | PanArmenian Network

    ... and executors of the crime were the authorities of then Soviet Azerbaijan and certain nationalistic pro-Turkish Mafia circles linked in different ways to Azerbaijani authorities. During 18 October-18 November 1988, the Supreme Court of the USSR ...

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  15. Elephants endangered by land grabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Washington Examiner

    ... long has been viewed as a conservation issue, but it has exploded into an illicit global economy monopolized by mafia-like syndicates and enabled by high-level bureaucrats and powerful business interests. The report describes a toxic combination of ...

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  16. APNewsBreak: Elephants endangered by land grabsRead the original story

    Monday | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... long has been viewed as a conservation issue, but it has exploded into an illicit global economy monopolized by mafia-like syndicates and enabled by high-level bureaucrats and powerful business interests. The report describes a toxic combination of ...

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  17. Mafia don whinges that economic crisis is so bad mobsters face having to get 'real jobs'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Mirror.co.uk

    A jailed Mafia don has lashed out from behind bars about Italy's economic crisis which is hitting them where it hurts - in the pocket.

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  18. Mobsters 'getting real jobs' in recessionRead the original story

    Monday | New York Daily News

    Italian policemen escort mafia boss Giuseppe Dell'Aquila to prison in Naples on May 25, 2011.

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  19. Local author releases book on family's tumultuous time in BrazilRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | SeacoastOnline

    ... It was Lee who warned the family they could be in danger after Green was indicted and information suggested he had mafia ties along with a relationship with the FBI. "He wanted me to have a scene with him and (Green's) wife in it because she was so ...

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  20. DOCUMENT: Al Sharpton's Secret Work As FBI InformantRead the original story

    Monday | The Smoking Gun

    APRIL 7--When friends and family members gathered recently at the White House for a private celebration of Michelle Obama's 50th birthday, one of the invited partygoers was a former paid FBI Mafia informant.

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