The voices that I was most fascinated by were those at-risk youth who would become the muscle of the mob -- not unlike the at-risk teenagers who are sucked up by the drug industry.
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Working in today's downtown Las Vegas, you cannot help but feel as though something amazing is coming, a tipping point, perhaps.
When we think Nevada, our minds often go to Las Vegas. But not everything happens in Vegas.
What child won't cherish the memory of a photo of him or herself strapped into an electric chair?
LAS VEGAS -- In one room, a ghastly photo wall of bloody, uncensored images showcases the mob's greatest hits.
In another, visitors are taught to loa...
Today is the opening of what is formally called the "National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement," but called by most, simply, "the Mob Museum."
The latest only-in-Las Vegas cultural offering is the Las Vegas Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement -- the very site of the museum has a bit of mob-related history of its own.
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