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Mob associates Jasper Campise, left, and John Gattuso were murdered after a failed hit. (CBS)

30 Years Later, Mob Hitmen Murders Remain Unsolved

A mob gambling operator “was taken for a ride” and lived to tell about it. The men tasked with trying to kill him did not.

07/12/2013

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Chicago Police Boost Mag Mile Presence

Chicago police officers were out in force Friday night, nearly a week after youths caused disturbances near and along the Magnificent Mile.

04/07/2013

At Area 2, Mayor discusses mandatory minimum sentences and violent crimes. (Credit: Craig Dellimore)

McCarthy: Cops Acted Quickly To Break Up Gold Coast Mobs

Chicago’s mayor and top cop are talking about how police handled unruly mobs downtown this past weekend, and what it might mean for visitors planning to come to the City this summer, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.

04/01/2013

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Mob Enforcer Could Face Life On Gun Charge

Mob enforcer Mario Rainone faces at least 15 years behind bars after a federal jury Wednesday found him guilty on a gun charge.

02/27/2013

Laura Garza of the SEIU wants the O'Hare janitorial contract investigated.

Janitors’ Union Calling for Investigation of City Contract

The SEIU wants Lisa Madigan to investigate potential mob ties to United Maintenance.

11/30/2012

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Chicago On The Internet: ‘Mob Wives’

Mob Wives Chicago, what does it do for Chicago’s image? Let’s find out…

08/16/2012

Wrigleyville Mob Attack Suspects

4 Accused Of Jumping From Limo, Beating People On Wrigleyville Street

Four men have been charged with attacking four other people – including an off-duty Chicago police officer – for no apparent reason early Sunday, but the suspects’ relatives said the men had been taunted with racial slurs and one of the suspects was grabbed from behind during the confrontation.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2012

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Pricey Items From Mobster Calabrese’s House Going Up For Auction

The treasure trove of former Chicago Outfit hitman Frank Calabrese Sr. goes on the auction block next month.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2012

A teen mob of thieves hit a Walgreens off the Magnificent Mile this week, store officials confirm. (CBS)

Teen Mob Hits Walgreens On The Mag Mile

The teenage robbery-burglary mobs are at it again on North Michigan Avenue. Youths stole merchandise from a Walgreens, then fled the scene.

06/23/2011

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Victim Of Mob Attack Wants Suspects ‘Put Away’

A suburban teenager is one of the latest victims of an attack in downtown Chicago. He’s suffering from a punctured lung after the brutal attack at the hands of a mob ofyoung men.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2011

CTA Bus (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

UIC Student Attacked By Mob On Bus

As concerns mount about flash mob attacks in the trendy Streeterville neighborhood, the University of Illinois at Chicago is now reporting a similar attack on the city’s Near West Side.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2011

Photo Of Michael Sarno. (AP Photo)

Jury Gets Mob Case

Jurors began deliberating in the six-week trial of Michael “The Large Guy” Sarno and four co-defendants.

12/20/2010