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Russian Mob

'Poker Princess" Sentenced For Mob Card Game

AP | Posted 05.03.2014 | Crime

NEW YORK (AP) — A woman dubbed the Poker Princess for her role hosting poker games for the rich and famous has learned prison isn't in the cards. F...

Suspects Charged In Alleged Russian Mob Organized Poker Games Plead Not Guilty

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 06.20.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — It's a case teeming with colorful characters: a reputed Russian mob boss once accused in an Olympic scandal, a wealthy art world impr...

Russian Mob Ran High-Stakes Poker Games For Stars: Feds

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 06.16.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Nearly three dozen people were charged on Tuesday in what investigators said was a Russian organized crime operation that included il...

CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SCANDAL: Ex-Weatherman Allegedly Conned Out Of $43,000 By Sexy Bar Girls

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 06.04.2012 | Crime

One former Philadelphia weatherman could never have forecast what would happen on his Florida vacation. John Bolaris claims that when he traveled t...

HuffPost Review: Thieves By Law

Stewart Nusbaumer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Stewart Nusbaumer

Thieves By Law delivers a stunning intimate picture of three major mafia honchos -- closer and more complete than I have ever seen.

Russia's 'Godfather', Vyacheslav Ivankov, Wounded In Moscow

AP | JIM HEINTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOSCOW — Moscow police say a gunman has wounded Vyacheslav Ivankov, whom U.S. prosecutors have called a godfather of Russian organized crime. A...