The Rifleman Testifies Against Bulger

The Rifleman Testifies Against Bulger

Another blockbuster witness in Stephen “The Rifleman” Flemmi testified that James “Whitey” Bulger had a relationship with a 16-year girl. Deborah Hussey—who once traveled ...
Removed Bulger Trial Witness Found Dead

Removed Bulger Trial Witness Found Dead

James “Whitey” Bulger’s murder and racketeering trial has been going on for six weeks now and a parade of colorful witnesses have been through the court testifying against the ...
Leader of Zetas Drug Cartel Captured

Leader of Zetas Drug Cartel Captured

Zetas drug cartel leader Miguel Ángel Treviño Morales—known as Z-40—was apprehended by the Mexican marines today. He was captured in a city just across the border from Texas. ...
Fort Hood Shooting Trial To Start

Fort Hood Shooting Trial To Start

Major Nidal Malik Hasan will defend himself in the Fort Hood Shooting Trial set to start today. November 5, 2009 saw the former Army psychiatrist opening fire in a 10 minute rampage ...
Suspect Carrying Array of Stolen Weapons Arrested in Seattle

Suspect Carrying Array of Stolen Weapons Arrested in Seattle

A Nevada man was arrested Wednesday near the University of Washington in Seattle for driving a stolen pickup truck that had a dangerous array of weapons onboard. The weapons included ...
Castro Deemed Mentally Competent To Stand Trial

Castro Deemed Mentally Competent To Stand Trial

Photo Credit: Mark Duncan (AP) Ariel Castro has been deemed mentally fit to stand trial and work with attorneys for his defense by Cuyahoga County Judge Michael Russo. Castro recently ...
FBI Agent, Drug Dealer, and Family of Victim Take The Stand in Bulger Case

FBI Agent, Drug Dealer, and Family of Victim Take The Stand in Bulger Case

In the past two weeks, the James “Whitey” Bulger trial has seen many more revelations as witness after witness have been brought up to testify against the former leader of the ...
Martorano Leaves The Stand, New Witnesses In Bulger Trial

Martorano Leaves The Stand, New Witnesses In Bulger Trial

Sketch Credit: Margaret Small There are three former James “Whitey” Bulger colleagues who will testify against him in this trial. John “The Basin Street Butcher” Martorano ...
FBI Stops Assassination Plot

FBI Stops Assassination Plot

Photo Credit: Dick Skipstein (The Albany Times Union/AP) Glendon Scott Crawford—a 49-year old man from Galway, New York—plotted to kill President Obama feeling that the Boston ...

The Butcher Is Back: Martorano Takes On Bulger’s Defense

Court Sketch Credit: Jane Flavell Collins (AP) John Martorano—known as “The Butcher”, “The Cook”, “The Executioner”, and “The Basin Street Butcher” among other names—was ...