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American Mafia - Wikipedia

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The American Mafia, often referred to as the Italian Mafia or Italian Mob, and also known as the Italian-American Mafia, La Cosa Nostra (LCN), or the American ...

Origins of the Mafia - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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The Mafia, a network of organized-crime groups based in Italy and America, evolved over centuries in Sicily, an island ruled until the mid-19th century by a long ...

What do you do when you're born into the Italian Mafia? - News from ...

www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2016/07/born-italian-mafia-160718083907249.html

Sep 21, 2016 ... Giuseppe Salvatore Riina, left, the son of the most feared Sicilian Mafia boss, is living on probation in Padua, Italy, after being released from ...

From Godfathers to Godmothers: The rise of female bosses in the ...

www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/godfathers-to-godmothers-female-bosses-italian-mafia/article32556889/

Oct 27, 2016 ... The Italian Ministry of Justice says more than 150 Mafia women are now locked up in Italian prisons, a record high. Almost all of them had ...

The Italian Mob Is Still Alive and Violent - Newsweek

www.newsweek.com/mafia-mob-la-cosa-nostra-arrests-busts-assault-fraud-extortion-gambling-fbi-487466

Aug 5, 2016 ... In a 32-page indictment that revealed the Mafia is still hanging around even after decades of arrests and long prison sentences, federal ...

What Happened to the American Mafia? - VICE

www.vice.com/en_us/article/what-happened-to-the-american-mafia-712

Jul 12, 2015 ... The Italian-American Mafia is embedded in our popular culture. Hollywood movies, books, reality shows, video games—we just can't seem to ...

Italian mafia cosa nostra, sicilian mafia, omerta, palermo, corleone ...

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Although the term 'mafia' is used to represent organised crime around the world, it's origins and true meaning relate to a single branch of Italian organised crime, ...

The Sicilian Mafia Yesterday and Today - Best of Sicily

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Italian investigators and prosecutors know this, yet they also know that less- important mafia bosses tacitly defer to more powerful ones, especially in certain ...

Italy faces chilling new organised crime group MORE RUTHLESS ...

www.express.co.uk/news/world/734772/Black-Axe-Mafia-Cosa-Nostra-Sicily-Palermo-Italy-Nigeria-Lagos

Nov 21, 2016 ... ITALY is facing a terrifying new organised crime threat from gangsters who are even more merciless than the homegrown mafia.

Is the American Mafia on the Rise? - Rolling Stone

www.rollingstone.com/culture/features/is-the-american-mafia-on-the-rise-w451888

Nov 22, 2016 ... And so the mafia has been able to gain ground and even resurface from ... he said it made him feel proud to be an Italian and to join the Mafia.