The Manson Family: Where Are They Now?
Charles Manson is dead, but some members of the Manson Family continue to live on, whether in jail, medical facilities, and even in freedom.
The Racist Origins Of America’s Suburbs And The Story Of The First Black Family To Move In
How William Levitt birthed the American suburb — upon a foundation of racism that echoes to the present day.
The Unbelievable True Story Of America’s Radium Girls
While the men wore lead aprons to protect themselves from the radiation, the women were given nothing. The Radium Girls were even told to lick their brushes to get a fine point for detail work.
This Week In History News, Nov. 12 – 18
Buddha's remains possibly unearthed, rare "living fossil" shark caught by fishermen, Earth's oldest winemaking site found.
The Mystery Of The South Pole’s Only Murder
The mysterious murder of Rodney Marks has gone unsolved for over 17 years and the investigation is still ongoing.
Meet The Man Whose Double Life Inspired Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde
The two-faced maniac was actually based on a real person.
The Story Of Hamida Djandoubi, Eugen Weidmann, And France’s Last Guillotine Executions
In France, Hamida Djandoubi was the victim of the last guillotine execution. Eugen Weidmann was the last to face such a date in public.
The Story Of The Daring 1962 Alcatraz Escape And The Inmates Behind It
They worked at night, using Morris' accordion playing to hide the noise of their drilling while they widened the holes behind the grates in their cells.
25 Photos Of The Child Laborers Who Helped Make New York What It Is Today
Turn-of-the-century photos of conditions that were once considered normal.
25 Powerful Historical Photos With Surprising Backstories
From "napalm girl" to "tank man," we've all seen these powerful photos, but how many of us actually know the true stories behind them?