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'A greedy, ruthless despot': Nicodemo Scarfo, ex-Philadelphia mob boss, dies in prison at 87

Nicodemo “Little Nicky” Scarfo, whose reign over the Philadelphia Mafia in the 1980s was one of the bloodiest in its history, has died at a federal medical centre in North Carolina, a prison spokeswoman said Tuesday. 743 more words

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"Law and Disorder" by Heather Graham

In “Law and Disorder,” spunky heroine Kody finds herself taken hostage by a criminal band looking to capitalize on her knowledge of Florida history in order to find a famous cache of loot. 255 more words

Alleged Toronto Mafia boss wins new parole hearing in latest appeal to courts

TORONTO — For a killer and alleged Mafia boss devoted to an outlaw life, Vincenzo “Jimmy” DeMaria has a strong affinity for turning to the courts to fight for his rights. 695 more words

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Clinton Global Initiative – Core of their Foundation is Closing Down

From Armstrong Economics, by Martin Armstrong

The collapse of the Clinton Foundation is in full swing demonstrating that this was all really about selling influence. 127 more words

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Part I: Undercover investigation exposes groups plotting criminal activity at Trump inauguration

In this video, Project Veritas investigators uncover a group known as the DC Anti-fascist Coalition plotting to disrupt President-Elect Donald Trump’s inauguration by deploying butyric acid at the National Press Club during the Deploraball event scheduled for January 19th.The meeting, captured on hidden camera, was held at Comet Ping Pong, a DC pizza restaurant that is better known as the location of the Pizzagate controversy. 37 more words

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Gasolinazo protests continue to rage in Mexico

The gasolinazo, the name Mexicans have given the the government-mandated 20 percent hike in gas prices as a result of the partial privatization of Mexico’s national oil monopoly, continues to inspire massive discontent. 1,483 more words

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