bulger


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bulger

(ˈbʌldʒə)
n
1. a thing which bulges
2. (Golf) obsolete a wooden golf club with a convex face
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"Detainment," a 30-minute film about the death of two-year-old James Bulger, made headlines in Britain after it was nominated for an Oscar on Tuesday in the short film category.
AN Irishman who was contacted by crazed Boston killer James "Whitey" Bulger, believing they were related, has spoken of his shock at the elderly gangster's murder in prison.
MOB boss Jimmy "Whitey" Bulger may have been killed by a former Mafia hitman for being a grass.
AMAFIA hitman who is said to hate "rats" is under suspicion in the killing of former Boston crime boss and long-time FBI informant James "Whitey" Bulger, a former investigator briefed on the matter said.
Notorious Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger has died in US federal custody nearly five years after being sentenced to spend the rest of his life in prison.
BOSTON -- 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.
US prosecutors are investigating Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger's death as a homicide, officials said on Wednesday, a day after his bloodied body was discovered at a West Virginia federal prison.
Notorious Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger has asked the U.S.
The man in question is the brutal and sadistic James 'Whitey' Bulger, the real-life gangster, now aged 86, who was allowed to rule Boston's underworld, thanks - in part - to his brother, State Senator Billy Bulger (portrayed in the film by Benedict Cumberbatch), and FBI Agent and childhood friend John Connolly (Joel Edgerton).