City To Pay $5 Million To Family Of Man Killed In Mob Hit Facilitated By Crooked CopsThe City of New York on Friday agreed to pay $5 million to the family of a man killed after being mistaken for a mobster with the same name.
Suspect With Alleged Mob Connections Charged In Malba, Queens ShootingA suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with a shooting that left a man critically wounded in tony Malba, Queens.
Police Search For Suspect With Mob Connections In Malba, Queens ShootingGunfire, a severely wounded victim, and a possible mob connection came together Friday in a swanky Queens neighborhood.
NYPD Officer Slain In Sicily In Century Old Mafia Cold Case Honored With Special CeremonyPrayers were said and thanks were offered to the Italian police who kept the investigation, into the death of Lieutenant Joseph Petrosino, open.
Rev. Sharpton On Report Calling Him FBI Informant: 'I Was Not And Am Not A Rat'The Smoking Gun website said Monday that it obtained hundreds of pages of secret court filings and FBI memos providing new details about Sharpton's relationship with the feds.
Italy, US Crack Down On International Mafia Drug Smuggling Seven people have been arrested by the FBI in the New York City area as part of an international crackdown on mafia drug smuggling, U.S. authorities told CBS News.
Prosecutor Warns Of Possible Mafia Threat Against Pope FrancisPope Francis could be at risk from an organized crime organization, according to a leading anti-mob prosecutor who said he has also been the target of threats from the Mafia, according to a report on Religion News Service.
Did The Mob Throw The Famous 'Battle Of The Sexes' Tennis Match?A new report has claimed the legendary battle of the sexes between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs was not fair play, and that Riggs threw the match to pay off a mob debt.
Mob Boss Turned Government Informant Sentenced To Time ServedJoseph Massino was the highest ranking mobster ever to turn government informant, having served as moss of the infamous Bonanno family.
FBI: 'Material' Unearthed Beneath Former Home Of Famed GangsterThe FBI confirmed material was recovered from the former home of Jimmy "The Gent" Burke, but a forensic examination by the medical examiner will determine whether they were human remains or something else.
Sources: FBI Searches Former Queens Home Of Famed Gangster Jimmy 'The Gent' BurkeFBI agents on Monday were digging underneath a home in Queens, and the excavation might relate to a search for human remains relating to a mob murder from some 30 years ago.
Mobster Pleads Guilty To Massive International Drug Trafficking RingAlessandro Tallone of the Rizzuto organized crime family based in Montreal is one of ten members of that branch of La Cosa Nostra charged with trafficking over $1 billion worth of marijuana, cocaine and ecstasy into the U.S.