Angelo Spata (center) leaves Brooklyn federal court after posting bail Thursday in New York. Mr. Spata, accused of being an associate of the Colombo crime family, was arrested Thursday in one of the biggest Mafia takedowns in FBI history. (Associated Press)

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Angelo Spata (center) leaves Brooklyn federal court after posting bail Thursday in New York. Mr. Spata, accused of being an associate of the Colombo crime family, was arrested Thursday in one of the biggest Mafia takedowns in FBI history. (Associated Press)