Woman faints in court after guilty verdict
Diana Lovejoy was convicted in a murder-for-hire plot.
Hatfield And McCoy Descendants Unearth Relics Of New Year's 1888 Ambush Site
The Hatfield and McCoy descendants came armed - with digging tools. Side by side, they worked together to help archaeologists unearth artifacts from one of the bloodiest sites in America's most infamo...
Blood on the canvas: the greatest feuds in art history
In his exhibition You Were Shit in the 80s, artist Mackie imagines fictional feuds between great artists. He didn’t need to. Real art history is riddled with rivalries – from Leonardo’s attempted cast...
Murder Hits Monaco's Pastor Real Estate Empire
On the evening of May 6, a man carrying a shotgun approached a black Lancia Voyager pulling out of a hospital parking lot in Nice, France. Raising the weapon, he fired through the front passenger wind...
Eco James Coli
Eco James Coli (February 15, 1922-December 1982) was a Chicago tough guy who was an alleged labor racketeer. Starting in 1945, Coli's arrest record included attempted hijacking and assault and battery...
Glennon Engleman
Glennon Edward Engleman (1927–1999) was a St. Louis dentist who moonlighted as a hitman, concocting and carrying out at least seven murders for profit over the course of 30 years. He was already servi...
Vito Genovese
Vito "Don Vito" Genovese (November 27, 1897 – February 14, 1969) was an Italian-born American mobster and crime boss who rose to power in America during the Castellammarese War to later become leader ...
Hatfield And McCoy Descendants Unearth Relics Of New Year's 1888 Ambush Site
The Hatfield and McCoy descendants came armed - with digging tools. Side by side, they worked together to help archaeologists unearth artifacts from one of the bloodiest sites in America's most infamo...
Krvna osveta
Krvna Osveta (Serbian: Крвна освета, Blood feud) is a law of vendetta in Montenegro and Herzegovina, practised by Montenegrins, Serbs, Bosniaks and Albanian families throughout history since medie...
Dohna Feud
The Dohna Feud (German: Dohnaische Fehde) was a 14th-century dispute between the burgraves of Dohna, who resided in the Eastern Ore Mountains of Central Europe, on the one hand and Saxon nobleman,...
Dohna Feud - Wikipedia
Jason Getsy
Jason Getsy (October 8, 1975 – August 18, 2009) was a convicted murder-for-hire triggerman in the American state of Ohio. He was executed at the age of 33 for a murder committed when he was 19.
Ge...
William Aloisio
′William "Smokes" Aloisio (October 9, 1906 – October 1979) was a Chicago mobster and "hitman" for the Chicago Outfit. A former member of the Forty-Two Gang in Chicago, Aloisio's arrest record da...
One way ride
A one way ride, also known by the phrase "take for a ride", is a slang term used by the underworld as an execution method. The usual plan is for the victim, who is lured or forced into a car, to be dr...
Burgfrieden
The Burgfrieden or Burgfriede was a German medieval term that referred to imposition of a state of truce within the jurisdiction of a castle, and sometimes its estate, under which feuds, i.e. conflict...
Seymour Magoon
Seymour "Blue Jaw" Magoon (1908 - ?) was an American hitman in New York's Murder Inc gang, one of many members who were implicated by the testimony of former member and government informant Abe "...
Abe Reles
Abe "Kid Twist" Reles (May 10, 1906 – November 12, 1941) was a New York mobster who was widely considered the most feared hit man for Murder, Inc., the enforcement contractor for the National Cri...
Abe Reles - Wikipedia
Contract killing
A contract killing is a form of murder, in which one party hires another party to kill a target individual or group of people. It involves an illegal agreement between two or more parties in which one...
Contract killing - Wikipedia
William Cammisano
William "Willie Rat" Dominick Cammisano Sr. (April 26, 1914-January 26, 1995) was a Kansas City, Missouri, mobster and enforcer for Nicholas Civella's Kansas City crime family. By 1929, Cammisano had ...
Buster from Chicago
Buster from Chicago was a pseudonym used for a mobster and freelance hitman of the 1930s. He is alleged to have played a key role in the Castellammarese War (1929–1931) as the assassin of Giuseppe Mor...
Donald Frankos
This article is about current and past members of the Lucchese crime family.
Peter Argentina is a soldier and younger brother to Ray Argentina, a made member in the family. In 1992, he was acquitt...
Tomasso Petto
Tommaso "The Ox" Petto (1879–1905) was a New York mobster and leading hitman in the Morello crime family during the early 1900s. Born around 1879, Petto lived in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn. ...
Sretko Kalinić
Sretko Kalinić, also known as "The Beast", or "The White" (born February 25, 1974) is a Serbian gangster, contract killer and mass murderer, best known as one of the conspirators in the assassination...
Major football rivalries
This list deals with association football rivalries around the world. This includes local derbies as well as matches between teams further afield.Only significant, sourced entries should be included i...
Major football rivalries - Wikipedia
Harry Strauss
Harry "Pittsburgh Phil" Strauss (July 28, 1909 – June 12, 1941) was a prolific contract killer for Murder, Inc. in the 1930s. He purportedly killed over one hundred men (some historians put the ...
Ray Ferritto
Raymond W. Ferritto (1929 − May 10, 2004) was an Italian American mobster from Erie, Pennsylvania. Ferritto is best known for the 1977 murder of Irish mob boss Danny Greene. He served as hitman and so...