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James "Whitey" Bulger. (AP Photo/ U.S. Marshals Service)

Convicted Boston mob boss ‘Whitey’ Bulger moved

BOSTON (AP) – Former Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger has been moved to another lock-up. According the website of the Federal Bureau of Prisons, Bulger is now at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn, […]

11/27/2013

James "Whitey" Bulger sits at his sentencing hearing in federal court in Boston, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Jane Flavell Collins)

Whitey Bulger gets life for racketeering, killings

BOSTON (AP) — Former Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger was sentenced Thursday to life in prison for his murderous reign of terror in the 1970s and ’80s, bringing to a close a case that […]

11/14/2013

Sean McGonagle, the son of James "Whitey" Bulger victim Paul McGonagle, speaks with reporters after a sentencing hearing for Bulger at federal court in Boston, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

A look at the 19 murder victims in Bulger trial

(AP) – A jury in August concluded that prosecutors proved that James “Whitey” Bulger was involved in 11 murders, didn’t prove his involvement in seven murders and couldn’t agree on one killing. PROVEN: —Paul McGonagle, […]

11/14/2013

Sean McGonagle, the son of James "Whitey" Bulger victim Paul McGonagle, speaks with reporters after a sentencing hearing for Bulger at federal court in Boston, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Victims’ families call Bulger ‘Satan,’ ‘terrorist’

BOSTON (AP) — The families of people killed by South Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger and his gang finally got the chance Wednesday to tell Bulger how his long reign of terror damaged their […]

11/13/2013

In this courtroom sketch, James "Whitey" Bulger, second from right, stands with defense attorneys Hank Brennan, third from right, and J.W. Carney, right, as the jury submits its verdicts before Magistrate Judge Marianne Bowler Monday, Aug. 12, 2013 in federal court in Boston.  (AP Photo/Jane Flavell Collins)

For families, Bulger verdict brings closure, angst

BOSTON (AP) — The guilty verdicts against James “Whitey” Bulger brought catharsis and closure to relatives of the 11 victims in whose killings he was convicted of playing a role, but for the families of […]

08/13/2013

James "Whitey" Bulger. (AP Photo/ U.S. Marshals Service)

‘Whitey’ Bulger guilty of gangland killings

BOSTON (AP) — Former Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger has been convicted in a string of 11 killings and other underworld crimes. The 83-year-old Bulger faces life in prison after being convicted Monday of […]

08/12/2013

James "Whitey" Bulger. (AP Photo/ U.S. Marshals Service)

‘Whitey’ Bulger won’t testify, calls trial a sham

BOSTON (AP) — James “Whitey” Bulger called his racketeering trial a “sham” Friday as he revealed he would not testify in his own defense, a decision that prompted a cry of “coward!” from the widow […]

08/02/2013

James "Whitey" Bulger. (AP Photo/ U.S. Marshals Service)

Businessman says Bulger stuck shotgun in his mouth

BOSTON (AP) — A real estate developer says James “Whitey” Bulger once stuck a shotgun in his mouth and threatened to kill him and his family if he did not pay $200,000. Richard Buccheri described […]

07/25/2013

This courtroom sketch depicts Stephen "The Rifleman" Flemmi, upper right, on the witness stand as defendant James "Whitey" Bulger listens, seated middle, next to his defense attorney J. W. Carney Jr., seated far right, while prosecutor Fred Wyshak, standing left, questions Flemmi during Bulger's racketeering and murder trial at U.S. District Court in Boston, Friday, July 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Jane Flavell Collins)

Boston mobster pins a string of killings on Bulger

BOSTON (AP) — A feared gangster known as “The Rifleman” detailed for a jury Friday a grisly string of nine killings he says reputed Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger ordered, approved or carried out […]

07/19/2013

James "Whitey" Bulger. (AP Photo/ U.S. Marshals Service)

Timeline of accused mobster Whitey Bulger (with photos)

An interactive timeline showing key dates in the life of accused mobster James “Whitey” Bulger, who is on trial on racketeering charges

07/18/2013

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