The United States Attorney's Office announced this afternoon that several alleged members of the Genovese crime family have been indicted on multiple mobster-y crimes dating back to 2006.In all, 11 people were indicted, including alleged Genovese Captain Conrad Ianniello, and several Genovese "soldi ... More >>
The 1997 murder of Christopher Wallace, b/k/a/ the rapper The Notorious B.I.G., remains unsolved. Last week, the case became both more transparent and more suspicious as the FBI opened up its files into an investigation about not just who shot Biggie Smalls, but also who helped orchestrate th ... More >>
There are thousands of pages to wade through, but so far the catch of the day in the 127-defendant Mobapalooza takedown by the feds is a caught-on-tape conversation in which a mobster describes how he took care of a major menace: his mother-in-law.
Peter Pace Jr., a Genovese crime family ass ... More >>
SuttonJesse Jackson was standing by the front door at Riverside Church as Percy Sutton's coffin made its way out of the church Wednesday afternoon. Jackson had opened the three-and-a-half-hour service with a poignant salute to "the tallest tree in our forest," recalling the many "points of li ... More >>
In a different kind of back to school special, a pair of
brothers who served as top officials of the union
representing city school bus drivers pleaded guilty today
to extortion charges in Manhattan federal court.
Nick and Paul Maddalone became, respectively, the fourth
and fifth high-ranking e ... More >>
A 13-million dollar sports betting-ring that was toiling away in
Queens, as well as in other spots, has been busted up by authorities. According
to the Queens District Attorney's office,
indictments and arrests have come down on eleven defendants, one of them a
retired New York City cop.
T ... More >>