Cigar-chomping Mafia bosses in dapper suits once dominated perceptions of organized crime in the United States. While the dons are less flamboyant now and shun the spotlight, their work continues in the shadows, experts say. CNN News Continue reading Mafia don's killing is a reminder that the mob is alive. Just not as flashy
It wasn’t quite a George Clooney or Brad Pitt heist, but police say a brazen robbery attempt ended with gunfire and the suspect hospitalized in Las Vegas. Reuters Continue reading Man shot after he allegedly robbed the Bellagio and tried to steal a car in valet
Thomas Panek and his running guide dogs Westley, Waffle and Gus will make history on Sunday in the 2019 New York City Half Marathon. CNN News Continue reading Blind runner, guide dog trio to make history in NYC Half Marathon
This past week reminded the world that grounding an entire type of airliner because of safety concerns is a big deal — and it happens very rarely. Reuters Continue reading Airplane groundings are rare. Here are some of history's biggest
Say you have $100,000 to invest. What’s the better diversification strategy? Owing 20 stocks valued at roughly $5,000 each, or five stocks valued at $20,000 each? Reuters Continue reading You have $100,000 to invest. Now what?
The Environmental Protection Agency announced a ban on retail sales for household use of methylene chloride, a powerful and dangerous paint stripping chemical linked to dozens of deaths. But health advocates were disappointed that the EPA allowed its continued use … Continue reading EPA bans household use of deadly paint stripper, but not commercial use