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What Happened To Jimmy Hoffa? The Strange Story Of His Disappearance
Jimmy Hoffa may be the most famous disappeared man in history, and these theories suggest he suffered one of history's most gruesome deaths.
C.J. Walker: From The Cotton Fields To America’s First Female Millionaire
In addition to her own business, she also taught classes to women in budgeting so they could become financially independent.
Centralia, Pa — The Town That’s Been On Fire For More Than 50 Years
When the fire began, residents began complaining of foul odors entering their homes, and soon, wisps of smoke were seen coming out of the ground.
The 20 Best Serial Killer Documentaries That Will Chill You To The Bone
From the story of "the Brooklyn Vampire" to the tale of "the Pig Farmer," these are the best serial killer documentaries guaranteed to keep you up all night.
The Story Of Florida’s “Nub City,” Where Residents Cut Off Their Own Appendages For Insurance Money
It was near impossible to convict scammers of fraud because jurors had a hard time believing that people would willingly engage in self-mutilation.
Here’s The Oldest Surviving Recording Of A U.S. President [AUDIO]
Though it isn't the first recording of a U.S. president, it's the oldest surviving one.
The Story Behind America’s Infamous “Operation Wetback”
In 1953, INS commissioner Argyle Mackey said that “the human tide of ‘wetbacks’” was the “most serious enforcement problem of the Service.”
Leopold And Loeb Thought They Could Commit The Perfect Crime — But They Made A Big Mistake
Leopold and Loeb were convinced they were one of Nietzsche's "supermen."
Mindhunter: Meet The Real Killers And Profilers Behind The Netflix Show
Meet some of the scariest serial killers of all time and the F.B.I. profilers who ventured inside their twisted minds.
Project MKUltra And The CIA Plot To Defeat The Soviets With Mind Control
From LSD to hypnosis to self-deprivation tanks, the real events of Project MKUltra were wilder than any movie or TV show could ever depict.
The Story Of Madame LaLaurie — The Cruelest Slave Owner In History
Madame LaLaurie was born into an affluent family, but soon became known as the Savage Woman of New Orleans.