Book Told Of The Titanic’s Sinking — 14 Years Before It Happened
Fourteen years before the fateful maiden voyage of the Titanic, a small town writer predicted the whole thing.
Daughter Of Slave And Civil War Veteran Dies At 111
Devan's grand-niece said, "Just talking to her was like connecting history. She was the last living connection to our great-grandfather.”
10,000 People Died Because The Government Poisoned Alcohol During Prohibition
When prohibition was at its height, the government resorted to a desperate plan to scare the public out of drinking bootlegged products.
The True Story Of WWII Medic Desmond Doss Was Too Heroic Even For ‘Hacksaw Ridge’
Meet the man who saved 75 lives all while risking his own.
The Horrifying Story Of Jeffrey Dahmer, The Milwaukee Cannibal
"It's hard for me to believe that a human being could have done what I've done, but I know that I did it."
Lenin Died In 1924, But His Corpse Has Been Perfectly Preserved Ever Since
The top-secret procedure that's keeping this body so well preserved remains shrouded in mystery to this day.
Whoops! In 1961, The United States Nearly Nuked Itself And Killed Millions Of People
“We’ll never know with any precision exactly how close we came to the worst catastrophe imaginable. But it was damn close.”
How Four Auschwitz Prisoners Escaped — By Driving Right Out The Front Gate
The daring and heroic escape would be the catalyst for the infamous Auschwitz prison tattoos.
How The Winter War’s “Ghost Soldiers” Helped Secure World War II For The Allies
This widely overlooked conflict changed world history forever.
The Soviet Union Once Tested A Nuke That Was Too Big For War
The strength of the bomb was bigger than Hiroshima and Nagasaki combined -- and wasn't even as strong as it could have been.
The Real-Life Goodfellas: Meet The Mobsters Behind The Movie
These are the stories behind the real men and women whose lives were depicted in the movie Goodfellas.