Organized crime finds its way to North Dakota

Take lots and lots of guys, put them out in the sticks with little to do and pay them well….


Godfather house is for sale

The Staten Island, New York, house that was used for exterior shots of the most famous fictional story in Mob…


Reverberations from JFK assassination still felt today

The murder of President John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963, in Dallas, Texas, was the single most critical event…


The Kefauver Committee in Las Vegas

The Las Vegas hearing of the Kefauver Committee, on November 15, 1950, was not among the most gripping of the…


Twenty-five years ago, FBI bug unveiled Mafia induction ceremony

It’s like something from a movie. The hushed, serious tones, the pricking of a finger to draw blood, the burning…