topic-02010000 News Coverage on Organized Crime - CTNow
RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Organized Crime

A collection of news and information related to Organized Crime published by this site and its partners.

Top Organized Crime Articles

Displaying items 78-88
  • State 'concerned' about Caesars allegations

    State 'concerned' about Caesars allegations
    Maryland gambling control officials said Tuesday they're "concerned" about allegations in other states involving the company building Baltimore's casino, Caesars Entertainment Corp. Caesars said Monday that one of its Las Vegas businesses is the subject...
  • Mipcom: Beta Inks 'Gomorrah' Deals

    CANNES -- Beta Film has inked a number of deals on crime skein "Gomorrah" on the eve of its launch at TV mart Mipcom. The Sky Italia series has been picked up by Sky Germany, HBO Nordic in Scandinavia and HBO Latin America. Arrow Film acquired the...
  • 2 years for ex-federal officer who smuggled cigarettes into jail

    2 years for ex-federal officer who smuggled cigarettes into jail
    Tony Henderson would park his older Mercedes-Benz in a public garage near the downtown federal jail where he worked and leave a back window cracked open a few inches. Federal authorities allege it was all part of a sophisticated bribery scheme devised...
  • Monterrey emerging from shadow of drug violence

    Monterrey emerging from shadow of drug violence
    MONTERREY, Mexico — It is one of those small, hopeful signs that this traumatized city may be awakening from the nightmare of Mexico's drug wars: Armando Alanis once again feels safe enough to stop off for a late-night nosh at Tacos Los Quiques, a...
  • M.I.A. x Versus Versace collection plays into twisted logo trend

    M.I.A. x Versus Versace collection plays into twisted logo trend
    Cheap is becoming chic in a different way. British pop star M.I.A.'s upcoming capsule collection for Versus Versace brings street style's current love of twisting designer logos and prints to a high fashion brand. For this 19-piece collection, which...
  • Boehner confuses extortion with democracy

    House Speaker John Boehner insists all that's needed to reopen the U.S. government and raise the debt ceiling (to prevent default and disaster) is for the majority party to sit down and negotiate with him. Let's be clear: negotiation is a necessary...
  • Gang member convicted of murdering 3-week old baby

    Gang member convicted of murdering 3-week old baby
    The last of seven gang members accused of killing a 3-week-old baby while trying to collect "rent" from a street vendor near MacArthur Park was convicted of first-degree murder Friday. A Los Angeles County Superior Court jury also convicted Juvenal...
  • Broward Sheriff's Office announces district leadership changes

    Broward Sheriff's Office announces district leadership changes
    The musical chairs among the Broward Sheriff's district chiefs began with resignations before Sheriff Scott Israel even took office in January. It seems the shuffle is over, as the new leadership was announced today. The agency provided bios that are...
  • Top cop: Charges maybe tonight in Hadiya Pendleton's killing

    Top cop: Charges maybe tonight in Hadiya Pendleton's killing
    Charges could come this evening against two people being questioned in the shooting death of 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton, Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy said today. "We will bring this all to closure, probably sometime this evening we're...
  • Report: Joran Van Der Sloot to Become a Father Behind Bars

    Report: Joran Van Der Sloot to Become a Father Behind Bars
    LIMA, Peru -- It appears Joran van der Sloot is about to become a father. Van der Sloot became well-known around the world for the murder of Stephany Flores in Peru and for being arrested twice, but never charged, in the 2005 disappearance of U.S....
  • Former Chicago comptroller indicted in Ohio

    Former Chicago comptroller indicted in Ohio
    When Amer Ahmad abruptly resigned as city comptroller about three weeks ago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel heaped praise on his hand-picked aide for helping him "reform government" in Chicago. On Thursday, Ahmad was indicted in Ohio on federal corruption charges...