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…


New York mobster, a murder suspect, nabbed in Las Vegas

The New York Mafia may be a thing of the past in the Las Vegas casino industry, but its associates…


Can you refuse this offer? Al Capone’s Chicago house is on the market

If walls could talk, these would have some pretty interesting stories to tell. Al Capone’s Chicago house is for sale….


Tuesday, September 16, 2014: Florida Mob news and notes

Biogenesis and the Mob: One of the biggest steroid scandals in Major League Baseball history blew open last year when…


Expedia: Speakeasies and Slot Machines: A GUIDE TO EXPERIENCING OLD LAS VEGAS IN MODERN DAY

The Mob Museum and Expedia Viewfinder teamed up to offer tips for a vintage-style trip to Vegas. Forget about a…


Monday, August 4, 2014: The Havana Underworld: Raul Gonzalez Jerez

You can hear more about Raul, Santo Trafficante Jr. and other Cuban gangsters at 1 p.m. Saturday, August 9, when…


Friday, May 23, 2014: Mafia murder spree in the Great White North

On the afternoon of April 24, 56-year-old Carmine Verduci was walking into the Kappa Sports Bar and Grill in Woodbridge,…


FBI sting in San Francisco’s Chinatown reveals organized crime network

FBI sting in San Francisco’s Chinatown reveals organized crime network An FBI undercover operation in San Francisco’s Chinatown has exposed…