On this date in 1909, New York Police Lieutenant Joe Petrosino was assassinated in Palermo, Sicily.
Born in Padua, Italy in 1860, Giuseppe Petrosino came to the United States as a young boy. 294 more words
On February 13, 2013, Loretta Saunders, a pregnant 26-year old Inuk woman, went missing. Sadly, on February 26, her body was found in a wooded median along a New Brunswick highway. 1,443 more words
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