Enter The Disturbing World Of Body Farms
While body farms that leave the dead out to rot may be unbelievably creepy, they're also incredibly important — here's why.
Henry Brown Was A Slave In North Carolina – Until He Mailed Himself To Freedom
After his family was sold off to another slave owner, he mailed himself to a free state to escape forever.
Insanity Or Class Warfare? The Gruesome Case Of The Papin Sisters
While murders committed by the Papin sisters' were appalling, the treatment they experienced as servants by a wealthy French family made intellectuals call their case a symbol for class struggle.
William Bonin Prowled Over California’s Freeway And Left A Wake Of Dead Hitchhikers
Known as California's Freeway Killer, William Bonin used a Ford van to lure in teenage hitchhikers to rape and ruthlessly murder.
He Turned His Family Into An Incestuous Cult – Then He Killed Nine Of The Children
“Whatever happened in the home was by agreement and talk. It was totally by choice."
The Tragic Story Of The 1891 New Orleans’ Mass Lynching Of Italian Immigrants
With mounting tensions between Italians and the rest of New Orleans', all it took was a murdered police chief to send the city into a mob frenzy.
How The Chinese Massacre Of 1871 Became One Of The Largest Lynchings In U.S. History
By the time the Chinese Massacre of 1871 was finished, 17 Chinese men and boys were dead. Not a single person involved would be held responsible.
Meet Lepa Radić, The Badass Teenager That Died Fighting Nazis
Lepa Radic died at just 17 in her fight against the Nazis, but they were never able to break her heroic and courageous spirit.
This Child Sociopath Tried To Kill Her Brother A Dozen Times – Now She’s A Nurse
Beth Thomas, the focus of the terrifying documentary 'Child of Rage,' proves just how evil innocent looking children can look.
21 Famous Pirates That Put Jack Sparrow To Shame
Forget Jack Sparrow. These famous pirates were the swashbuckling, sword-slinging ruffians that originally made the skull and crossbones cool.
Why The Mercy Brown Case Remains One Of History’s Craziest “Vampire” Incidents
When Mercy Brown's family started dying off one by one, they blamed her — even though she'd been dead for months.