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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

Robert Grant, special agent-in-charge of the FBI's Chicago office. (FBI)

Grant: Organized Crime Alive And Well In Chicago

Organized crime wears a new face in Chicago — and the retiring special-agent-in-charge of the area’s FBI office says many times, it speaks a foreign language.

CBS Chicago–08/12/2012

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87-Year Old Mobster To Be Sentenced In Bombing Plot

An 87-year-old organized crime figure will be sentenced this morning for his conviction in the bombing of a video poker company.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2011

Photo Of Gamblers Playing The Slots. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Crime Commission Blasts Gambling Expansion Plan

The Chicago Crime Commission on Wednesday said that legislation to allow for a massive expansion of gambling in Illinois is “deeply flawed” and would be bad for the state.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2011

Photo Of Gamblers Playing The Slots. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Commission: Gambling Expansion Will Draw Organized Crime

The Chicago Crime Commission is warning Gov. Pat Quinn that if he signs the gambling expansion legislation now on his desk, organized crime will be involved.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2011

Photo Of Michael Sarno. (AP Photo)

Cop Turned Robber Testifies At Mob Trial

A disgraced Berwyn police officer says he was the key to a robbery gang. The details came out during testimony in the racketeering trial of a former alleged mob boss.

12/10/2010

Photo Of Michael Sarno. (AP Photo)

Trial Of Reputed Mob Boss Set To Begin Wednesday

Michael “The Large Guy” Sarno is accused of ordering co-defendants to set off a bomb that wrecked the offices of a gaming company in Berwyn.

11/10/2010