Angelo Bruno

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KYW Flashback: Angelo Bruno, the ‘Gentle Don,’ Found Dead Outside His Snyder Avenue Home

Angelo Bruno, the Philadelphia Don with a gentle touch and a reputation for wisdom and restraint among fellow mob Dons, was always walking a tightrope between the heads of the powerful New York Cosa Nostra families.


Jury Selection Today In Trial Of Alleged Mob Boss Joseph Ligambi

Jury selection begins today in a case of alleged extortion, loan sharking, gambling, and witness intimidation by a criminal organization that has operated for decades.


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Jerry Blavat Discusses His New Book With KYW Special Contributor Larry Kane

The hard rocking, and always exciting Jerry Blavat has written a book.


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Philadelphia Mob, Once Written Off, Has Bounced Back

A federal grand jury report unsealed Monday, announcing charges against the top two reputed Philadelphia mobsters and 11 others, paints a picture of La Casa Nostra as alive and well.