Last King of Rome: One-eyed Mafia don worth £160m to face justice

Busted: Carminati is arrested by police during an operation called 'Mondo di Mezzo'

Italian crime boss Massimo Carminati has been arrested after decades of eluding the law in the The Eternal City of Rome. He is a one-eyed petrol station boss with a fascination for Andy Warhol and The Hobbit… and according to covert police tapes, a taste for murder with his trusty Russian pistol. Read more »

Winter Balsam Pillows by Izola

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New from Izola for Fall 2014, are these Winter Balsam Pillows that really do make a statement about their owner. The guy who has these around his home believes everything should push an agenda. Whether altruistic or philosophical, accent your home with these pillows to keep cool reminders at every turn. This decorative addition for the home are made fro 100% Cotton and stuffed with Balsam Fir Tree needles. Your home will smell like a walk through the forest.

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Mafia Boss Claims Links to ‘Corrupt’ Treasurer

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Just days after 26 suspected members of the Italian Camorra mob were arrested in Madrid, police investigations have revealed that one of the top mafia bosses claimed to have contact and business plans with the disgraced Popular Party treasurer Luis Bárcenas. Read more »

Pope Francis vs. Mafia: No Piety Among Mobsters

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Pope Francis didn’t mince words during a recent visit to Calabria in southern Italy. Speaking of those responsible for one of the most horrific crimes Italy has seen in years — the murder of 3-year-old Nicola Campolongo, together with his grandfather and another adult, in a drug-related Mafia hit — the pope said the killers represent “the adoration of evil” and “must be fought, must be expelled.” He didn’t stop there. Read more »

Withings Activité Watch

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With the appearance of a classic watch, the Withings Activité Watch, is decidedly deceptive. With Bluetooth Connectivity to it’s Withings’ iOS and Android Health Mate, it competes with the new generation of wearable health tackers. However wearable health trackers have shown a short life span among its owners. Owners typically stop using it after about six months. Resembling an analog watch, French consumer electronics company Withings sees a bright future with Activité.

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Aeroboat Powered by Rolls-Royce

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It has powered tanks, fighter aircrafts and more, and now it can be found out on the open seas with the body of the newest Aerobaot. It is the Merlin Rolls-Royce engine. With a set date to make itself known in July at the luxury-centered event; Salute to Style, we can expect a warm welcome from all the fans.  Read more »

Dior Homme for 2014 Fall/Winter Collection

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When taking at look at the 2014 Fall/Winter Collection from Dior Homme, one cannot help but notice the expert detailing to everyday men’s wear. Majority monochromatic, red and brown is used to highlight the slim-silhouette designs. We can surely expect the French fashion label to finish out the year with more eye-catching work.  Read more »

Mafia President of Ukraine

Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich makes a statement during a news conference in the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don, March 11, 2014

Toppled ‘Mafia’ President Cost Ukraine Up to $100 Billion, Prosecutor Says. 

(Reuters) – Ukraine’s chief prosecutor has accused Viktor Yanukovich of heading a mafia-style syndicate whose crimes cost the former Soviet republic up to $100 billion and said some of the stolen money was now being used to fund Russian-backed separatists. Ex-President Yanukovich fled to Russia in late February after a revolt that prompted Vladimir Putin to annex Ukraine’s Crimea province, triggering the biggest confrontation between the Kremlin and the West since the end of the Cold War in 1991. Read more »