For more than 35 years the mobsters behind one of the largest cash thefts in US history – a heist so brazen it was used as one of the central themes of the film Goodfellas — seemed to have got clean away.
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Monday 27 May 2013
Singapore police who examined the scene of an American’s death admitted on the last day of a coroner’s inquest that they deviated from official protocols by not dusting for fingerprints or collecting DNA samples, and by examining the contents of a laptop computer on the spot.
Sunday 26 May 2013
Administration’s efforts to trace leaks called ‘heavy-handed’ after private emails seized
Friday 24 May 2013
Wednesday 22 May 2013
Man identified as Ibragim Todashev, who reportedly knew Tamerlan Tsarnaev as both were mixed martial-arts fighters
President Obama ousts IRS acting commissioner after uproar over alleged targeting of conservative groups
Thursday 16 May 2013
President Barack Obama ousted the acting commissioner of the federal tax agency yesterday, moving to quell a growing uproar over revelations that conservative political groups were improperly targeted for scrutiny when they filed for tax-exempt status.
Tuesday 14 May 2013
New Orleans police have identified a suspect in connection with the shooting at a Mother's Day parade that injured 19 people, including two children.
The mystery of Shane Todd: Did US electronic engineer commit suicide – or was he murdered because he knew too many Chinese secrets?
Monday 13 May 2013
Parents claim son had been unhappy at work and feared 'heavy hands coming after him'
Monday 13 May 2013
Police in New Orleans have vowed to track down gunmen who shot 19 people at a Mother's Day parade in an attack.
Boston bomber, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, buried after public appeal to find a funeral home that would inter his remains
Thursday 09 May 2013
Almost three weeks after the elder of the two brothers suspected in the Boston Marathon bombing was killed in a police chase his body was finally interred tonight, officials said. Requests to several cemeteries to take Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s remains had been turned down.
Wednesday 08 May 2013
Fast And Furious star Vin Diesel has promised the franchise will keep revving on, as the sixth film premiered in London.
Friday 03 May 2013
A convicted American killer living in Cuba has become the first woman to be named on the FBI’s “Most Wanted Terrorists” list.
Tuesday 30 April 2013
As a patch of their native land is offered for £2.5m, the Lakota people have been left split by what to do
Tuesday 30 April 2013
Judy Clarke has secured life sentences instead of the death penalty for high profile clients
Sunday 28 April 2013
Recordings reveal suspect's mother Zubeidat Tsarnaeva discussing jihad with one of her sons
Boston bombing: Suspects' mother Zubeidat Tsarnaeva was added to terror database 18 months before bombing, officials say
Saturday 27 April 2013
US intelligence agencies added the mother of the Boston bombing suspects to a government terrorism database 18 months before the bombings, two officials said.
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Refugees welcome: More than 250,000 sign Independent petition calling for Britain to 'take its fair share'
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