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Mob Crime

Pablo Escobar's Former Hit Man Freed From Prison Despite Protests

AP | JOSHUA GOODMAN | Posted 10.27.2014 | Crime

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A former hit man for Pablo Escobar who confessed to hundreds of murders as head of the Colombian drug kingpin's army of assa...

OFFER HE CAN'T REFUSE: Mobster Wins Trial Delay

AP | Posted 11.10.2012 | Crime

BOSTON -- A federal judge on Friday agreed to delay the murder trial of former mobster James "Whitey" Bulger by three months, rejecting a defense requ...

Mobster Seeks Trial Delay Due To Wealth Of Evidence

AP | Posted 10.29.2012 | Crime

BOSTON -- Lawyers for Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger asked a judge Friday to delay his trial by eight months. Bulger, the former leader of the ...

Police Test Soil In Search Of Jimmy Hoffa

AP | COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 11.28.2012 | Detroit

ROSEVILLE, Mich. — Jimmy Hoffa is presumed dead, cocooned in mystery and innuendo and missing for the past 37 years. Patricia Szpunar just hopes...

THREAT: Severed Pig's Head Left On Doorstep Of Crime-Fighting Italian Priest

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 02.02.2012 | Crime

A bloody, severed pig's head, gagged with a wad of cloth, was dumped on the front doorstep of an Italian clergyman who's been critical of mob crime in...