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Guardian Unlimited
Armed police patrol Dublin as Veronica Guerin’s brother warns of gangs anarchyLast week working-class areas of Dublin resembled Belfast during the dark years
Armed police patrol Dublin as Veronica Guerin’s brother warns of gangs anarchy
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 hours ago
Last week working-class areas of Dublin resembled Belfast during the dark years of the Troubles as armed police in body armour mounted checkpoints on roads leading into the strongholds of warring gangland figures. Now the brother of murdered... Read more
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asianage
Ravi Pujari threat childish, says Geelani partyThe Hurriyat Conference faction led by Syed Ali Shah Geelani has shrugged off t
Ravi Pujari threat childish, says Geelani party
asianage / Posted 5 hours ago
The Hurriyat Conference faction led by Syed Ali Shah Geelani has shrugged off the threat issued by fugitive gangster Ravi Pujari to him off, saying the separatist leader cannot be brow-beaten by anyone. “Geelani Sahib is not a person who will fear... Read more
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Perth Now
Australia’s most notorious robberyThe Victoria Club in Queen Street where the Great Bookie Robbery took place in
Australia’s most notorious robbery
Perth Now / Posted 5 hours ago
The Victoria Club in Queen Street where the Great Bookie Robbery took place in 1976. IT WAS a crime of greed, maybe even one of revenge. But it was one that was planned for months and pulled off so meticulously, nobody was ever convicted. The... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Australia’s most notorious robberyThe Victoria Club in Queen Street where the Great Bookie Robbery took place in
Australia’s most notorious robbery
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
The Victoria Club in Queen Street where the Great Bookie Robbery took place in 1976. IT WAS a crime of greed, maybe even one of revenge. But it was one that was planned for months and pulled off so meticulously, nobody was ever convicted. The... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnightOrganised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnight
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 hours ago
Organised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban drug runs that deliver cocaine, cannabis and ice to hundreds of customers' doors across Sydney. Organised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from... Read more
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The Young Witness
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnightOrganised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnight
The Young Witness / Posted 9 hours ago
Organised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban drug runs that deliver cocaine, cannabis and ice to hundreds of customers' doors across Sydney. Organised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from... Read more
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Western Advocate
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnightOrganised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnight
Western Advocate / Posted 9 hours ago
Organised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban drug runs that deliver cocaine, cannabis and ice to hundreds of customers' doors across Sydney. Organised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from... Read more
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dna
JNU row: CPI MP D Raja gets threat callsCPI MP D Raja on Saturday claimed that he has received calls carrying threats t
JNU row: CPI MP D Raja gets threat calls
dna / Posted 9 hours ago
CPI MP D Raja on Saturday claimed that he has received calls carrying threats to his daughter, who is a student activist in the Jawaharlal Nehru University, whose students union chief has been arrested on sedition charges. He said late last night he... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnightOrganised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnight
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 hours ago
Organised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban drug runs that deliver cocaine, cannabis and ice to hundreds of customers' doors across Sydney. Organised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from... Read more
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The Border Mail
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnightOrganised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnight
The Border Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
Organised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban drug runs that deliver cocaine, cannabis and ice to hundreds of customers' doors across Sydney. Organised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from... Read more
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New York Post
Mob rat turns life around to give up 39 bad guysA triple-murder suspect-turned-mob informant whose colorful stories led to the
Mob rat turns life around to give up 39 bad guys
New York Post / Posted 9 hours ago
A triple-murder suspect-turned-mob informant whose colorful stories led to the arrest of 39 underworld operators was sentenced to time served Friday — and he was even heralded by the judge for his bravery. Thomas McLaughlin, 46, was 15 when he taken... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnightOrganised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnight
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 hours ago
Organised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban drug runs that deliver cocaine, cannabis and ice to hundreds of customers' doors across Sydney. Organised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnightOrganised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban
Sydney home drug deliveries: Crime gangs rake in $150,000 a fortnight
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
Organised crime gangs are making upwards of $150,000 a fortnight from suburban drug runs that deliver cocaine, cannabis and ice to hundreds of customers' doors across Sydney. A day after a man appeared in a Sydney court charged over his alleged role... Read more
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Boston Globe
His brother’s keeper, Robert F. Kennedy saw conspiracy in JFK’s assassinationAssociated Press File 1963 Robert Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy watched as Pr
His brother’s keeper, Robert F. Kennedy saw conspiracy in JFK’s assassination
Boston Globe / Posted 13 hours ago
Associated Press File 1963 Robert Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy watched as President Kennedy’s coffin was placed in an ambulance at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., on Nov. 22, the day he was assassinated. Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy was... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
GSO concert to have Valentine's Day themeThis is the GSO’s annual Winter Classics Concert, and it has a Valentine’s Day
GSO concert to have Valentine's Day theme
The Gadsden Times / Posted 21 hours ago
This is the GSO’s annual Winter Classics Concert, and it has a Valentine’s Day theme, Principal Guest Conductor Michael Gagliardo said. Gagliardo also is music director and conductor of the Etowah Youth Orchestras. “There is also a collaborative... Read more
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Herald.ie
'We have forgotten all we learned', says Guerin investigation detective Laura Larkin – 13 February 2016 02:30 AM Font Size A former detective who in
'We have forgotten all we learned', says Guerin investigation detective
Herald.ie / Posted 22 hours ago
Laura Larkin – 13 February 2016 02:30 AM Font Size A former detective who investigated the death of newspaper reporter Veronica Guerin in 1996 has said that the latest gangland... Read more
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Herald.ie
Kinahan mob have five stolen cars ready for next gangland hit Ken Foy, Adam Cullen, Cormac McQuinn and Alan O'Keeffe – 13 February 2016 02:
Kinahan mob have five stolen cars ready for next gangland hit
Herald.ie / Posted 22 hours ago
Ken Foy, Adam Cullen, Cormac McQuinn and Alan O'Keeffe – 13 February 2016 02:30 AM In a bizarre development, the Herald can today reveal the mob's desperation for stolen vehicles has led... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Jerry McCabe killing returns to haunt Sinn Féin | Irish Examiner Saturday, February 13, 2016 Stephen Rogers and David Rale
Jerry McCabe killing returns to haunt Sinn Féin
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, February 13, 2016 Stephen Rogers and David Raleigh The brother-in-law of slain garda Jerry McCabe has slammed Gerry Adams’s... Read more
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Style Weekly
Queen of the Night: Virginia Opera’s Howard Bender Discusses the Book that’s Earning Opera FansIt starts with a fate-altering wardrobe change and ends with a circus, details
Queen of the Night: Virginia Opera’s Howard Bender Discusses the Book that’s Earning Opera Fans
Style Weekly / Posted yesterday
It starts with a fate-altering wardrobe change and ends with a circus, details that could bookend an opera, too. Alexander Chee’s “The Queen of the Night” has been collecting accolades and fans since its release this month. In it, Lilliet Berne, an... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sanjay Kapur cites mafia threat to seek divorce case transfer to DelhiBollywood actress Karisma Kapoor’s estranged husband Sanjay Kapur has moved the
Sanjay Kapur cites mafia threat to seek divorce case transfer to Delhi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Bollywood actress Karisma Kapoor’s estranged husband Sanjay Kapur has moved the Supreme Court asking it to transfer a case pertaining to their matrimonial dispute from to Delhi on the ground that underworld don Ravi Pujari has threatened to eliminate... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Ken Colburn: Understanding private browsing on computerTech Q&A: Think of it as internal anonymity (private browsing sessions) vs. ext
Ken Colburn: Understanding private browsing on computer
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
Tech Q&A: Think of it as internal anonymity (private browsing sessions) vs. external anonymity (Tor browsing sessions) Question:What’s the difference between Tor and private browsing sessions in my browser? Answer: On the surface, both are used as... Read more
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International Business Times
No sex please, we're too full: Where to dine on Valentine's Day that won't ruin the rest of the night Despite the ongoing declarations of love and the plethora of gifts that will be
No sex please, we're too full: Where to dine on Valentine's Day that won't ruin the rest of the night
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Despite the ongoing declarations of love and the plethora of gifts that will be shared over rich, decadent and romantic meals this Valentine's Day, when it comes down to it, most of us are too full to have sex having eaten too much. According to a... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Richard's Reviews: 'Zoolander 2' 'How to be single'“It just doesn’t hold up, does it?” When Will Ferrell speaks those words near
Richard's Reviews: 'Zoolander 2' 'How to be single'
FOX 13 Utah / Posted yesterday
“It just doesn’t hold up, does it?” When Will Ferrell speaks those words near the end of “Zoolander 2”, I found myself nodding in agreement. In the 2001 original, clueless supermodel Derek Zoolander is brainwashed to kill the Prime Minister of... Read more
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The Border Mail
We must invest now in elite detectives or cop the consequencesVictoria needs more detectives to nip organised crime in the bud before it expa
We must invest now in elite detectives or cop the consequences
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
Victoria needs more detectives to nip organised crime in the bud before it expands to do real harm. Throwing more troops into the front line was a failed tactic used by bluenosed World War I generals fuelled on a diet of truffles, snuff and French... Read more
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The Courier
We must invest now in elite detectives or cop the consequencesVictoria needs more detectives to nip organised crime in the bud before it expa
We must invest now in elite detectives or cop the consequences
The Courier / Posted yesterday
Victoria needs more detectives to nip organised crime in the bud before it expands to do real harm. Throwing more troops into the front line was a failed tactic used by bluenosed World War I generals fuelled on a diet of truffles, snuff and French... Read more
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The Age
We must invest now in elite detectives or cop the consequencesCarl Williams is arrested on Beaconsfield Parade, Port Melbourne. Photo: Angel
We must invest now in elite detectives or cop the consequences
The Age / Posted yesterday
Carl Williams is arrested on Beaconsfield Parade, Port Melbourne. Photo: Angela Wylie Throwing more troops into the front line was a failed tactic used by bluenosed World War I generals fuelled on a diet of truffles, snuff and French... Read more
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Evening Standard
Foals, interview: We’re self-contained and glad we’ve done it that wayThis year, after four albums of increasingly monumental indie rock, it looks li
Foals, interview: We’re self-contained and glad we’ve done it that way
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
This year, after four albums of increasingly monumental indie rock, it looks like Foals have got all their ducks in a row. Next week the Oxford quintet will play their first London arena show, at Wembley. The week after that they’re up against... Read more
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The Register
Send tortuous stand-up ‘nine-thirty’ meetings back to the dark agesSomething for the Weekend, Sir? It begins with a murmur. Despite my best attemp
Send tortuous stand-up ‘nine-thirty’ meetings back to the dark ages
The Register / Posted yesterday
Something for the Weekend, Sir? It begins with a murmur. Despite my best attempts to ignore it for as long as possible, the indistinct mumbling gradually becomes intelligible, forcing me to pay attention. “Is it now?” I glance at my watch... Read more
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The Border Mail
Homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto raided in MelbourneThe homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto have been raided in what police say i
Homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto raided in Melbourne
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
The homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto have been raided in what police say is an ongoing deception investigation. The homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto have been raided in what police say is an ongoing deception investigation. Purana... Read more
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Denver Post
From "Fargo" on down — a ranking of Coen brothers filmsWith the release of "Hail, Caesar!," Joel and Ethan Coen's 17th feature film, i
From "Fargo" on down — a ranking of Coen brothers films
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
With the release of "Hail, Caesar!," Joel and Ethan Coen's 17th feature film, it's fitting to assess their oeuvre in the form of a best-to-worst list. Herewith, the Coen canon ranked in handy descending order, the better for inevitable quibbles,... Read more
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The Courier
Homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto raided in MelbourneThe homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto have been raided in what police say i
Homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto raided in Melbourne
The Courier / Posted yesterday
The homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto have been raided in what police say is an ongoing deception investigation. The homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto have been raided in what police say is an ongoing deception investigation. Purana... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Gatto’s Melbourne homes raided by policeMick Gatto’s two Melbourne homes have been raided by police. Picture: Alex Copp
Gatto’s Melbourne homes raided by police
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
Mick Gatto’s two Melbourne homes have been raided by police. Picture: Alex Coppel UNDERWORLD figure Mick Gatto is under investigation after more than $50,000 cash and a gun were found in police swoops on his two luxury homes. Detectives from the... Read more
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SKY News
Gun Under Pillow Made Gangster Change His LifeBy David Blevins, Ireland Correspondent He slept with his gun under the pillow
Gun Under Pillow Made Gangster Change His Life
SKY News / Posted yesterday
By David Blevins, Ireland Correspondent He slept with his gun under the pillow and his finger on the trigger. Sean Donohoe spent 20 years in the Dublin underworld, his life spiralling out of control. "You go into prison a car thief, you come out... Read more
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Herald Sun
Gatto’s Melbourne homes raided by policeMick Gatto’s two Melbourne homes have been raided by police. Picture: Alex Copp
Gatto’s Melbourne homes raided by police
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
Mick Gatto’s two Melbourne homes have been raided by police. Picture: Alex Coppel UNDERWORLD figure Mick Gatto is under investigation after more than $50,000 cash and a gun were found in police swoops on his two luxury homes. Detectives from the... Read more
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The Age
Homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto raided in MelbourneMick Gatto Photo: Graham Tidy The homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto have b
Homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto raided in Melbourne
The Age / Posted yesterday
Mick Gatto Photo: Graham Tidy The homes of underworld figure Mick Gatto have been raided in what police say is an ongoing deception investigation. Purana Taskforce investigators and detectives from the Mornington Peninsula crime investigation unit... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang warDUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death th
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang war
KX TV North Dakota / Posted yesterday
DUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death threats from criminals because of their work, but they won't be deterred from exposing Ireland's underworld, the country's largest newspaper group said Thursday. "This is... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang warDUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death th
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang war
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
DUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death threats from criminals because of their work, but they won't be deterred from exposing Ireland's underworld, the country's largest newspaper group said Thursday. "This is... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang warDUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death th
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang war
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
DUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death threats from criminals because of their work, but they won't be deterred from exposing Ireland's underworld, the country's largest newspaper group said Thursday. "This is... Read more
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The Courier
Boxing identity known as 'The General' fronts court over $1m armoured car heistGym operator who once trained Barry Hall in court after being charged with a $1
Boxing identity known as 'The General' fronts court over $1m armoured car heist
The Courier / Posted yesterday
Gym operator who once trained Barry Hall in court after being charged with a $1 million Armaguard theft in 2006. A gym operator known as "The General" who once trained Barry Hall has appeared in court after being charged with a $1 million Armaguard... Read more
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The Border Mail
Boxing identity known as 'The General' fronts court over $1m armoured car heistGym operator who once trained Barry Hall in court after being charged with a $1
Boxing identity known as 'The General' fronts court over $1m armoured car heist
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Gym operator who once trained Barry Hall in court after being charged with a $1 million Armaguard theft in 2006. A gym operator known as "The General" who once trained Barry Hall has appeared in court after being charged with a $1 million Armaguard... Read more
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heraldscotland
Security industry gangsters face squeeze after Holyrood electionsHis remarks come after The Herald revealed last Saturday that Police Scotland w
Security industry gangsters face squeeze after Holyrood elections
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
His remarks come after The Herald revealed last Saturday that Police Scotland was backing the measure north of the Border despite reluctance by UK authorities to do so. Mr Matheson said: "I am sympathetic to the idea of having clear regulation in... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang warDUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death th
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang war
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 2 days ago
DUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death threats from criminals because of their work, but they won't be deterred from exposing Ireland's underworld, the country's largest newspaper group said Thursday. "This is... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
St. Valentine's Day Massacre: Tale of two gunsST. JOSEPH, Mich. (WZZM) -- The early 1920's were a very interesting time in th
St. Valentine's Day Massacre: Tale of two guns
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
ST. JOSEPH, Mich. (WZZM) -- The early 1920's were a very interesting time in the United States. World War I had drawn to a close, and the country’s economy was transitioning from wartime to peacetime. Prosperity was sweeping the land, and modern... Read more
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The Age
Boxing identity known as 'The General' charged over $1m armoured car heistGym operator Paul Fyfield has been arrested over a $1m armoured car robbery in
Boxing identity known as 'The General' charged over $1m armoured car heist
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Gym operator Paul Fyfield has been arrested over a $1m armoured car robbery in 2006. A man known as "The General" who once trained Barry Hall is facing court charged with a $1 million Armaguard theft in 2006. Paul Fyfield, 56, was charged on... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang warDUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death th
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang war
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
DUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death threats from criminals because of their work, but they won't be deterred from exposing Ireland's underworld, the country's largest newspaper group said Thursday. "This is... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang warDUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death th
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang war
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
DUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death threats from criminals because of their work, but they won't be deterred from exposing Ireland's underworld, the country's largest newspaper group said Thursday. "This is... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang warDUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death th
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang war
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 days ago
DUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death threats from criminals because of their work, but they won't be deterred from exposing Ireland's underworld, the country's largest newspaper group said Thursday. "This is... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang warDUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death th
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang war
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 2 days ago
DUBLIN (AP) - Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death threats from criminals because of their work, but they won't be deterred from exposing Ireland's underworld, the country's largest newspaper group said Thursday. "This is... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang warDUBLIN (AP) � Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death th
Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang war
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
DUBLIN (AP) � Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death threats from criminals because of their work, but they won't be deterred from exposing Ireland's underworld, the country's largest newspaper group said Thursday. "This is... Read more
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USA Today
Chris Offutt's memoir: When dad's a pornographerA senior non-fiction editor at a major publishing house tells me that when he r
Chris Offutt's memoir: When dad's a pornographer
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
A senior non-fiction editor at a major publishing house tells me that when he receives a new proposal, he asks himself a single question: “Why does this book need to exist?” That question popped into my head dozens of times while reading Chris... Read more
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