US gangster found guilty of murder

Jury finds James Bulger guilty of 11 murders, including some which saw him strangle victims with bare hands.

    A Boston gangster who ruled the city's criminal underworld during the 1970s and 1980s has been found guilty of murder and racketeering.

    James Whitey Bulger, who is said to have strangled some of victims to death, was on the run for 16 years.

    Al Jazeera’s Tom Ackerman reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    We Are Still Here: A Story from Native Alaska

    We Are Still Here: A Story from Native Alaska

    From Qatar to Alaska, a personal journey exploring what it means to belong when your culture is endangered.