Eliot Ness

Type: Person
Name: Eliot Ness
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Sampling History: The Sage Patch offered illegal gambling and booze

The "slot machine" derives its name from the slots on the machine for inserting and retrieving coins. It is also called a "fruit machine," a term coming from the traditional fruit images on the spinning reels, such as lemons and cherries. Slot machines ... [Published Mississippi Press - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Boardwalk Empire is back | broadbandchoices news

Boardwalk Empire is back - but not for long. The fifth and finalseason of the series will be shown exclusively on SkyAtlantic , starting at 9pm on 13 September, 2014.Set in 1931 Atlantic City, season 5 sees part-gangster,part-politician Nucky Thompson, ... [Published Broadband Choices - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Luciano: Lacon's top cop could become pot cop

Troi Palm soon might have a uniquely peculiar pair of jobs: small-town police chief and big-time pot farmer.Lacon’s top cop is part of a group seeking a state permit to grow medical marijuana in Marshall County. If that happens, Palm says he’d likely ... [Published PJStar.com - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Prohibition and totalitarian collectivism

“If you allow for a purely capitalistic society, without any type of regulation at all, you will get one monopoly that will eat all of the smaller fish and own everything, and then you’ll have zero capitalism, zero competition – it would just be one giant ... [Published RINF.com - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

‘The Untouchables’ – Canadian-style

Once upon a time the words “the untouchables” would conjure up images of Eliot Ness battling gangsters and corruption in Chicago during the era of American prohibition.Today, they summon up a disgusting array of disingenuous faces belonging to a long ... [Published Kelowna Daily Courier - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 2 reports

Alan Freed's remains to stay in Cleveland at Lake View Cemetery

Alan Freed (Photo: NBC)CLEVELAND -- The final resting spot of the man who coined the term "rock 'n' roll" has been determined.On Tuesday, the family of the late Cleveland DJ announced Freed's remains will be stay in Cleveland at the Lake View Cemeter ... [Published WKYC News - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Met Police Commissioner breaks off radio interview to jump in taxi and arrest a suspect

By Rebecca Camber and Richard MarsdenPublished: 13:52 EST, 11 August 2014 | Updated: 13:52 EST, 11 August 2014It is never a bright idea to commit a crime in front of a policeman, let alone Britain’s most senior officer.Perhaps the brazen yobs who robbed ... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Rock Hall CEO Backs Freed Memorial

Now that the family of Alan Freed has had to remove his cremated remains from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland, the next steps will determine just what kind of final resting place and memorial northeast Ohio thinks is appropriate ... [Published Akron News Now - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Harry Conway recounts a full life well-lived

_ Harry Conway sits in his recliner, looking out the bay window and recalls D-Day, the love of his life, learning from Eliot Ness and the time he missed playing golf with Ed Sullivan, Joe Louis and Bob Hope.And that doesn’t even include the wonders of ... [Published Battle Creek Enquirer - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Column: Chicago-style politics spread worldwide

In the 1987 film "The Untouchables," Kevin Costner plays crimefighter Eliot Ness. Frustrated in his attempts to make a case against Al Capone, Ness is given some advice by one of his detectives, played by Sean Connery: "They pull a knife, you pull a ... [Published Prescott Newspapers Online - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Scholar of Evil: James Badal, Cleveland's Resident Torso Murders Historian

James Badal and his extravagant muttonchops can be seen, most mornings, at Civilization Coffee shop in Tremont. Badal, a professor at Tri-C in english and journalism, has lived in Tremont for 11 years and calls it "a neighborhood in the old-fashioned ... [Published Cleveland Scene - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Fences and Neighbors

President Juan Orlando Hernandez of Honduras said, “We are neighbors and it’s best to remain friends with your neighbors,” as he arrived in Washington for meetings with his U.S. confrère in the presidents’ club this weekend. They are concerned about emigration ... [Published American Spectator - Jul 28 2014]

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Sampling History: The Sage Patch offered illega... [Published Mississippi Press - Aug 28 2014]
Boardwalk Empire is back | broadbandchoices news [Published Broadband Choices - Aug 28 2014]
Luciano: Lacon's top cop could become pot cop [Published PJStar.com - Aug 26 2014]
Prohibition and totalitarian collectivism [Published RINF.com - Aug 26 2014]
Crime gangs target stock market [Published NEWS.com.au - Aug 22 2014]
‘The Untouchables’ – Canadian-style [Published Kelowna Daily Courier - Aug 20 2014]
Alan Freed's remains to stay in Cleveland at La... [Published WKYC News - Aug 13 2014]
Alan Freed may have left the Rock and Roll hall... [Published 19 Action News - Aug 13 2014]
Beer tastings, dinners: Bourbon and beer, Beer ... [Published Cleveland.com - Aug 11 2014]
Met Police Commissioner breaks off radio interv... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 11 2014]
New nanobrewery set to open in Akron [Published Akron Beacon Journal - Aug 06 2014]
Rock Hall CEO Backs Freed Memorial [Published Akron News Now - Aug 05 2014]
Harry Conway recounts a full life well-lived [Published Battle Creek Enquirer - Aug 02 2014]
Column: Chicago-style politics spread worldwide [Published Prescott Newspapers Online - Jul 31 2014]
Scholar of Evil: James Badal, Cleveland's Resid... [Published Cleveland Scene - Jul 30 2014]
Fences and Neighbors [Published American Spectator - Jul 28 2014]
Never too old to kill: Costner and Willis take ... [Published Canton Repository - Jul 21 2014]
What U.S. Brewers Could Learn From Mexican Beer [Published The Street Latest - Jun 29 2014]
“Good Samaritan” My Ass [Published Balloon Juice - Jun 11 2014]
Rosati's Pizza to Take Customers Back to Where ... [Published PRWeb - May 01 2014]
History for April 19 [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 19 2014]
Solving the Unsolved: True Crime 2014 [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Apr 19 2014]
Dupe Tells All [Published TIME.com - Mar 16 2014]
Debate over name of D.C. building - Ness or sla... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Mar 09 2014]
5 Links for Feb. 21 [Published Canton Repository - Feb 21 2014]
Why Henry Waxman Was One of the Most Important ... [Published Mojo Feed | Mother Jones - Jan 30 2014]
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“Good Samaritan” My Ass [Published Balloon Juice - Jun 11 2014]
Pretty much any non-felon who can fog a mirror can obtain a concealed carry permit in Florida (1,269,021 already have — suck it, Texas!). That way, they can strut around gated townhouse communities stroking The Precious in their pockets and be ready ...
History for April 19 [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 19 2014]
History for April 19 - On-This-Day.com Birth anniversary of legendary crimefighter Eliot Ness (1903-57). Happy Birthday! Tim Curry, Hugh O’Brian, Maria Sharapova 1764 - The English Parliament banned the American colonies from printing ...
Dupe Tells All [Published TIME.com - Mar 16 2014]
Crime can be funny. I swear. Readers and viewers may struggle to come by those laughs, thanks to the dominant, hackneyed style of crime storytelling that has soaked through cable television and discount-book racks like a liter of fresh blood. But somewhere ...
Why Henry Waxman Was One of the Most Important ... [Published Mojo Feed | Mother Jones - Jan 30 2014]
The news on Wednesday morning came as a shocker to the politerati: Henry Waxman is retiring. This Democratic congressman from Los Angeles has been a Capitol Hill fixture and progressive crusader for decades, since he was first elected in 1974. He vigorously ...
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