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Genovese Crime Family

FBI Make Big Mob Bust

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 01.17.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Federal authorities have charged 32 people, including a dozen alleged mobsters and associates, with using threats of violence and shakedow...

A 'Mob Wives' Star Inspires Tattoos

Posted 03.23.2012 | TV

Angela Raiola, better known as "Big Ang," is the breakout star of VH1's latest hit reality show "Mob Wives" (Sundays, 8 p.m. on VH1). Big Ang is th...

Mob Hitman Finally Brought To Justice After '40 Murders': Police

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

After a career in crime that spans more than two decades, mob hitman Joseph Meldish has been brought to justice, authorities said. Meldish faces life...

Feds: ILA Exec Gave Mob $2 Million in Christmas 'Tributes'

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

Christmas comes but once a year, and the mob always tries to make the most of it. That's the finding of a waterfront probe that has now spanned two holiday seasons.

Feds: Construction Bigwig a Longtime Labor Racketeer

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

Meet Joe Rudy Olivieri, the guy at the center of a $10 million labor racketeering scheme that ran from 1994 to last year, according to a federal indictment.

Genovese Hood Flees MCC Cage Like a Stool Pigeon

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

The Genovese boss of Springfield, MA was arraigned here on March 24 for the mob murder of Arillotta's predecessor as chief of the crime family's Bay State rackets. But we didn't even have a chance to say hello.

Chris Christie Rips Off Monty Python, Troupe Threatens Suit

Martin Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Martin Lewis

Chris Christie, the Republican candidate for Governor of New Jersey, has created an election commercial that steals copyright-protected material from Monty Python without permission or credit.