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Nov 15, 2015

German mother admits killing some of eight babies found dead

German police say a 45-year-old woman has admitted killing several of the eight babies whose bodies were found at an apartment in the northeast Bavarian town of Wallenfells. Upper Franconia police said in a statement Saturday that the unnamed woman confessed after her arrest ...

Alleged New York mobster acquitted over 'Goodfellas' heist

Nov 13, 2015

Alleged New York mobster acquitted over 'Goodfellas' heist

An 80-year-old reputed mobster accused of a spectacular 1978 New York airport heist immortalized in Martin Scorsese’s hit movie “Goodfellas” was acquitted Thursday in federal court in Brooklyn. Vincent Asaro, allegedly a member of the notorious Bonanno crime family, was accused of murder, violence ...