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Topic - Al Capone
The Indiana Department of Revenue officers, state attorney general officials and volunteer animal lovers had descended on the rural Bloomington, Ind., area as quietly as possible.
An effort to scrub Eliot Ness's reputation as the federal lawman who brought down Al Capone came to Chicago's City Hall on Friday.
Members of the Chicago City Council plan to discuss a measure that would officially oppose naming a federal building in Washington after crime fighter Eliot Ness.
Orson Welles' personal draft script for "Citizen Kane" is up for sale - from the collection of an American almost as wealthy as the movie's monstrous newspaper mogul, though considerably more private.
A deal to sell the former Claridge Casino Hotel in Atlantic City to a Florida real estate firm was finalized on Monday.
Reputed drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman will retain his title as Chicago's Public Enemy No. 1 despite his recent capture in Mexico.
A local drug enforcement official said Saturday he wants a cartel leader who was named Chicago's first "Public Enemy No. 1" since Al Capone to be brought to the city to stand trial.
For more than 100 years, law enforcement agencies have asked forensic police artists to create sketches of suspects to find them or get information about the case that could lead to an arrest, but with advancements in technology it's a tool that isn't used as often.
New teaser: In the pantheon of Chicago crime fighters, nobody has the worldwide reputation of Eliot Ness.
In the pantheon of Chicago crime fighters, nobody has the worldwide reputation of Eliot Ness.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Illinois' two U.S. senators are part of an effort to honor Eliot Ness, the federal agent whose unit brought down Chicago mobster Al Capone.
Chicago's murder rate is far worse now than it was during the city's most notorious crime era, Al Capone's "gangland," when gun-control laws hardly existed, ABC reports.
In the national soul-searching following yet another mass shooting -- the latest in a bloody string claiming hundreds of killed and wounded innocent victims since Columbine in 1999 -- the shouts for stricter gun control started even before the first funerals were held in Newtown, Conn.
The newly built Barclays Center is the home of the Brooklyn Nets, and Jay-Z, an investor in the team, christened the venue Friday night in uniform, sporting a Nets hat and jersey as he rapped two dozen jams onstage in front of thousands.
Americans are in for a cyber-surprise on Wednesday: They'll be able to plug family names into an online 1940 U.S. census and come up with details about the lives of New Yorkers _ from Joe DiMaggio and Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy to their own relatives.
Mr. Burke pointed to a recent biography about mobster Al Capone that shows Ness had little to do with bringing down the mob crime hold on Chicago, and said the two senators should drop their quest.