EASTHAM, Mass. (AP) — One of the jurors who convicted notorious crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger says she regrets her decision after learning that he was an unwitting participant in a covert CIA...
EASTHAM, Mass. (AP) — The notorious crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger terrorized Boston from the 1970s into the 1990s with a campaign of murder, extortion, and drug trafficking, then spent 16 years...
The Boston home where late mobster James "Whitey" Bulger and his gang buried three of their victims may be torn down to make way for a new residential development, according to a report.
HINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — The longtime girlfriend of the late Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger now lives with his relatives in an affluent suburb.
BOSTON (AP) — The family of slain Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger is filing a wrongful death claim against the federal government following his death in prison last year.
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston home where late mobster James "Whitey" Bulger and his gang buried three of their victims is for sale.
The Boston Globe reports that the asking price for the...
BOSTON (AP) — A death certificate confirms that notorious Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger died of blunt force injuries to the head in prison last year.
BOSTON (AP) — Letters written behind bars by notorious Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger have sold for as much as $1,430 at an auction.
BOSTON (AP) — Locked up for life after 16 years on the run, murderous Boston gang boss James "Whitey" Bulger couldn't stand how much the world around him had changed.
BRUCETON MILLS, W.Va. (AP) — The warden at a federal prison in West Virginia where Boston gangster Whitey Bulger was killed says he's retiring at the end of next month.
The Dominion Post reports U.S. Penitentiary at Hazelton warden Joe Coakley announced his retirement Tuesday. Coakley served as the prison's warden since March 2016.
BOSTON (AP) — Whitey Bulger's siblings are laying claim to the slain Boston gangster's estate as his lawyer plans to seek a wrongful death suit against the federal government.
The Boston Herald reports that former Massachusetts Senate President William Bulger, his brother and three sisters have been listed as beneficiaries of Bulger's estate in Suffolk Probate Court filings.
BOSTON (AP) — A lawyer for James "Whitey" Bulger says he plans to sue the government over the notorious gangster's prison killing.
Attorney Hank Brennan told The Wall Street Journal that he will bring wrongful death and negligence claims on behalf of Bulger's estate.
BOSTON (AP) — Months before he was bludgeoned to death by other inmates, notorious Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger expressed hope for a "peaceful death," newly disclosed letters show.
The 89-year-old described his declining health and his hopes for his demise in several letters to a friend, The Boston Globe reports .
BOSTON (AP) — A funeral Mass was held in Boston Thursday for notorious gangster James "Whitey" Bulger, who was killed last week hours after he arrived at a troubled West Virginia prison.
The archdiocese of Boston said a private service for immediate family was held at St. Monica Church in South Boston, the once-Irish Catholic stronghold where Bulger grew up and ran his ruthless gang. Bulger's body was present at the service and the burial is private, the archdiocese said.
BOSTON (AP) — Sending Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger to a troubled federal penitentiary that housed other New England mobsters was like giving him a "death sentence," a prison workers' union official said Friday.
WASECA, Minn. (AP) — The girlfriend of a notorious mob boss murdered in prison this week is serving her time behind bars in Minnesota.
Catherine Greig helped James "Whitey" Bulger evade authorities for 16 years while he was on the FBI's most wanted list. The 89-year-old Bulger was fatally beaten in a federal prison in West Virginia on Tuesday. He was serving two life sentences for 11 murders along with money-laundering and other crimes.
BOSTON (AP) — Disciplinary issues prompted the transfer of gangster James "Whitey" Bulger to the federal prison where he was beaten to death within hours of his arrival, a federal law enforcement official said Thursday.
BOSTON (AP) — A Mafia hit man who is said to hate "rats" is under suspicion in the slaying of former Boston crime boss and longtime FBI informant James "Whitey" Bulger, who was found dead hours after he was transferred to a West Virginia prison, an ex-investigator briefed on the case said Wednesday.
A jury in 2013 concluded that prosecutors proved that James "Whitey" Bulger was involved in 11 murders, didn't prove his involvement in seven murders and couldn't agree on one killing.
Bulger was found slain Tuesday at a federal prison in West Virginia. A glance at all 19 individuals:
—Paul McGonagle, 1974, rival gang member, shot in the back seat of a car.
—Edward Connors, 1975, witnessed O'Toole's killing, shot because Bulger's gang feared he would talk.
BOSTON (AP) — James "Whitey" Bulger, the murderous Boston gangster who benefited from a corrupt relationship with the FBI before spending 16 years as one of America's most wanted men, was slain in federal prison. He was 89.
Key events in the life of James "Whitey" Bulger, the mob boss who was killed Tuesday in a federal prison in West Virginia:
— Sept. 3, 1929: James Bulger is born the second of six children to Irish immigrant parents in Boston's Dorchester neighborhood. His platinum hair earns him the nickname "Whitey."
— 1956: Bulger is sentenced to federal prison for bank robbery and is transferred to Alcatraz after being suspected of plotting an escape.
BOSTON (AP) — Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger has been moved again to a prison in West Virginia.
The Federal Bureau of Prisons online inmate log on Tuesday listed Bulger as an inmate at USP Hazelton, a high-security prison with an adjacent minimum security satellite camp in Bruceton Mills.
The 89-year-old Bulger had recently been moved from a prison in Florida to a transfer facility in Oklahoma City.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has turned away James "Whitey" Bulger's appeal of his racketeering convictions and life sentence.
The justices did not comment Monday in leaving in place Bulger's convictions for playing a role in 11 murders and many other crimes.
The 87-year-old Bulger was a fugitive for 17 years until his arrest in 2011. A jury convicted him in 2013.
BOSTON (AP) — A former high-ranking FBI agent was sentenced Friday to two years of probation for lying on the witness stand during Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger's racketeering trial.
Robert Fitzpatrick, 76, was the assistant special agent in charge of the Boston FBI office from 1981 to 1986, during a time when Bulger led a violent gang responsible for more than a dozen murders and simultaneously worked as an FBI criminal informant.