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Bulger, the former leader of the Winter Hill Gang, is charged with a long list of crimes in a 32-count racketeering indictment, including participating in 19 killings in the 1970s and `80s - Full Story
A courtroom sketch depicts James "Whitey" Bulger (left) during the first day of his racketeering trial in U.S. District Court in Boston. Bulger faces a 32-count racketeering indictment. (AP Image) Fees known as "rent" or "tribute"
In his last scheduled appearance before the House Judiciary Committee, FBI Director Robert Mueller said the surveillance programs have been conducted in compliance with U.S. law. (AP Image) 'We are exceptionally vulnerable'