Israeli Mafia: Murdered Bodyguard Revealed As Police Agent Who Helped Foil Gangland Hits

An undercover agent who was gunned down earlier this year in an apparent gangland murder was revealed Monday to have successfully infiltrated crime syndicates, foiled plans for a string of attacks and helped gather information that led to the arrest of dozens of suspected underworld criminals. Read more

Israeli Mafia: Man Seriously Injured In Suspected Gangland Car Bombing

A man was seriously injured in a car bombing outside a supermarket in the Haifa suburb of Nesher in what police said was likely an attempted gangland killing. Read more

Russian Gang Sets Fire To Israeli Prison

Three different fires were set on Monday by members of the Tanski gang, who are locked in Eshel prison in the south of Israel. Read more

Ex-Platinum Executive, NYC Union Chief Must Face Fraud Charges

A federal judge in Manhattan on Monday refused to dismiss fraud charges against a former Platinum Partners hedge fund executive and a former union leader for New York City prison guards, who claimed their indictment was based on illegal wiretaps. Read more

Class Action Suit Claims Saudi Arabia Helped Prepare 9/11 Attack

An enormous class action lawsuit submitted against Saudi Arabia by 1,400 family members of the victims of the September 11 terrorist attacks has brought new details to light, while claiming that the Saudi embassy in the United States financed a “dry run” for the attack carried out by two Saudi agents. Read more

Massive Kashrut Fraud Exposed

Police are investigating a case of massive kashrut fraud in northern Israel. Read more

Is Israel Becoming A Mafia State?

The other day, I was sitting at a picnic with several friends when someone referred to Vladimir Putin’s Russia as a “mafia state.” Read more

Eight People Shot To Death In Texas Home

A Dallas Cowboys watch party in Texas turned deadly Sunday night with Eight people being gunned down in cold blood by man who barged in with an “automatic” weapon, reports say. Read more

Azerbaijan Pardons Alexander Lapshin

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed a pardon Monday for Israeli blogger Alexander Lapshin, who was sentenced to three years in prison for having entered the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh. The pardon went into effect immediately. Read more