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The O’Hares: A Story Of Redemption Between Father And Son Easy Eddie And Butch O’Hare

The O’Hares: A Story Of Redemption Between Father And Son Easy Eddie And Butch O’Hare

Easy Eddie O'Hare's criminal dealings with infamous crime boss Al Capone ultimately ended in his murder. But Eddie's son, Butch, became a flying ace who rewrote his family's legacy.
Robin Boes’ Mother Pleaded Guilty To Her Grisly Murder. But Was It A False Confession?

Robin Boes’ Mother Pleaded Guilty To Her Grisly Murder. But Was It A False Confession?

Karen Boes was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of her daughter in 2002. But 16-hour interrogation footage reveals something different.
Nicole van den Hurk’s Murder Case Went Cold – So Her Stepbrother Falsely Confessed

Nicole van den Hurk’s Murder Case Went Cold – So Her Stepbrother Falsely Confessed

Police had stopped the investigation of Nicole van den Hurk's murder, so her stepbrother falsely confessed in order to get her body reexamined for DNA testing.
Constance Markievicz: The Countess That Led The Irish Rebellion

Constance Markievicz: The Countess That Led The Irish Rebellion

Born and married into wealth, Constance Markievicz forewent her status to support her people, her sex, and win herself a seat alongside the country's most powerful men.
How The “Phoney War” Early On In WWII Gave Germany The Advantage

How The “Phoney War” Early On In WWII Gave Germany The Advantage

Before WWII went into full swing, there was a brief period of silence known as The Phoney War in which the Germans took full advantage.
The Great Blizzard Of 1888 Was So Devastating That We’re Still Feeling Its Effects Today

The Great Blizzard Of 1888 Was So Devastating That We’re Still Feeling Its Effects Today

How the Blizzard of 1888 wreaked havoc, killed hundreds, and forced American cities into the modern age.
Meet Ida Lewis, History’s Most Heroic Lighthouse Keeper

Meet Ida Lewis, History’s Most Heroic Lighthouse Keeper

Throughout the late 1800s, Ida Lewis braved the waters near Newport, Rhode Island — and saved 18 lives along the way.
How A Small Texas Town Paid A Conman A Ton Of Money To Build “The World’s Littlest Skyscraper”

How A Small Texas Town Paid A Conman A Ton Of Money To Build “The World’s Littlest Skyscraper”

J.D. McMahon promised Wichita Falls a skyscraper befitting the prospering boom town. Unknown to townspeople, the con man drew up blueprints for a building 480 inches tall, instead of the 480 feet he promised.
How Claire Phillips Used Her Gentleman’s Club As A Front For A World War II Spy Ring

How Claire Phillips Used Her Gentleman’s Club As A Front For A World War II Spy Ring

Claire Phillips was a smalltown girl from Michigan who wound up running a spy ring for the United States in the Japan-occupied Philippines during World War II.
The Great Banyan Tree Is More Enormous, And Gorgeous, Than You Can Even Imagine

The Great Banyan Tree Is More Enormous, And Gorgeous, Than You Can Even Imagine

How India's Great Banyan Tree came back from the brink of death to become one of the most astounding living things on Earth.
Why Some Wounded Civil War Soldiers Actually Glowed In The Dark – And Lived Because Of It

Why Some Wounded Civil War Soldiers Actually Glowed In The Dark – And Lived Because Of It

"Angel's Glow" was a phenomenon of the Civil War in which soldiers' wounds seemed to glow in the dark. It took 139 years to figure out why.