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 »
Withings Activité Watch
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 […]
Vito Rizzuto’s Funeral Draws Hundreds
MONTREAL — Police, bystanders and hundreds of mourners were on hand Monday for Mafia boss Vito Rizzuto’s funeral in the same church where his son and father were remembered after their violent deaths. Bells pealed as Rizzuto’s gold-coloured casket was carried out of the Notre-Dame-de-la-Defense Church in the heart of Montreal’s Little Italy.
The Whitey Bulger Trial: Family, Betrayal and Life Lessons
The end is near for my former boss, James “Whitey” Bulger. After decades of running the biggest crime syndicate in Boston, followed by another 17 years of living on the run until he was arrested in 2011, he is finally about to face real justice for the first time in almost a half century.
Johnny Depp to Play Whitey Bulger in New Film
Johnny Depp is set to play Whitey Bulger in Black Mass, a book which also features a polarizing appearance by our own John “Red” Shea. First-time screenwriter Mark Mallouk adapted the script from the 2001 true-crime novel Black Mass: The True Story of an Unholy Alliance Between the FBI and the Irish Mob authored by […]
2013 Audi R8 China Limited Edition
Nordic Gold covers the new Chinese edition of the very popular and formidable Audi R8. Titanium 19″ wheels and carbon-fiber enhancements are just a few of the subtle changes found on the limited edition V10 powered vehicle. With just a mere 30 cars to be made, this is indeed one of the more ‘limited edition’ […]
Laura Elisabeth Moro
Hi, I am Laura Elisabeth Moro and I’m from Shreveport, La. I am currently still living here. The best thing about Shreveport is we have tons of casinos which can be very fun but not so fun at times. I am a roulette girl myself, I’m always getting lucky on it. Growing up for me was […]
2014 BMW M6 Gran Coupe
The 2014 BMW M6 Gran Coupe is set to be launched next summer. Competing with the Audi S7 and Mercedez-Benz CLS63, the Gran Coupe fit suggly between M6 Coupe and the M5. A 4.4 liter V-8 engine has 560 horsepower and 500 pound-feet torque. O-60mph in a mere 4.1 seconds is impressive for the already […]
R.I.P. Ken Regan | S.U.G.O. Salute
Born and raised in the Bronx, Ken Regan was a photographer known for the trust he recieved from the many celebrities he found at the focal end of his camera. He shot the iconic cover of the NY Times Bestseller Rat Bastards as well as countless others. His vision have found subjects in wars, poverty, […]
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 »
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.
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 »
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 »
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 »
This house boasts two sitting areas, a bedroom, a kitchen, a dining table, a wood stove, a bathroom and ample storage like any conventional home – but it barely measures eight feet across, and cost just $33,000 to build, including appliances. A couple looking to escape the burden of a mortgage designed and built it themselves to live off-grid on their 5 acres of land in Oregon.
Something for our Stand Up Guys with a little fashion forward pieces to add unconventional flavor to your style. The SOTO 2014 Spring/Summer collection has pulled together some looks that I think would be cool to try out for our less than adventurous gentlemen. See anything you like make your purchase here. Read more »