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New York City’s 100th mayor William O’Dwyer. Photograph: AFP via Getty Images

In June 1910, a steamship sailed across the Atlantic from the French port of Cherbourg with a young Mayo man on board. After two years of study at the(...)

The perpetrator is said to be in his 40s, around 5ft 10in and of stocky build and well dressed. File photograph: Getty Images

A scam artist who pretends to be a detective in order to win the trust of elderly people before stealing money and valuables from them has spread his (...)