Roland Freisler: The Nazi Judge Who Ran Hitler’s Deadly Kangaroo Court
If you went before the dreaded Roland Freisler, your trial had a 90 percent chance of ending in either life imprisonment or death.
Inside Hitler’s Plan To Build The “Capital Of The World”
The city in 'Man In High Castle' may seem like a dystopian nightmare, but Hitler had plans to make it very real.
How James Bulger Was Killed By Jon Venables And Robert Thompson
The full story of how James Bulger killers Robert Thompson and Jon Venables led their two-year-old victim past dozens of witnesses on a grim path to his chilling death.
Why Giovanni Brusca Is History’s Most Terrifying Mafia Killer
Giovanni Brusca, known as "The Pig" due to his unquenchable thirst for blood, killed between 100 and 200 people for the Mafia in gruesome ways that put other gangsters to shame.
Heinrich Schliemann: The Man Responsible For The Nazi Swastika
The swastika was a sacred icon of spirituality around the world. Then Heinrich Schliemann came along to usher the symbol toward its Nazi destiny.
Why Pablo Escobar’s Cousin May Have Been The Real Brains Behind The Medellin Cartel
Gustavo Gaviria and Pablo Escobar were cousins, and close friends since childhood, so it only made sense that when Escobar ventured into the criminal world he would take Gaviria with him.
Heinrich Himmler Thought Germans Were Descended From Nordic Gods – So He Tried To Prove It
Those working for the Ahnenerbe project set out to prove that the Aryan race was descended from Nordic gods by spending millions of dollars on finding irrefutable, archaeological proof.
Dr. Theodor Morell And The Untold Truth About Hitler’s Drug Habit
Dr. Theodor Morell turned Hitler into a full-fledged drug addict, prescribing him everything from opioids to bull prostate.
The Twisted Tale Of Belle Gunness, America’s Most Infamous Black Widow Killer
Belle Gunness wanted the American Dream. She eventually found it through insurance fraud and killing husbands, children, and anyone in her way.
Henry Tandey Had Hitler In His Crosshairs, But He Decided Not To Shoot
Henry Tandey had a wounded, dying Hitler in his crosshairs. Had he taken one shot, he could have saved millions. Instead, he spared him.
How Otto Skorzeny Went From Hitler’s Favorite Commando To An Israeli Hitman
From rescuing Mussolini for Hitler to becoming a hitman for Mossad, Otto Skorzeny's life was full of twists.