Inside The Legend Of La Llorona, The Vengeful Spirit Of The Southwest
According to Mexican legend, La Llorona is the ghost of a mother who killed her children — and causes grave misfortune to all near her.
Why Snake Island Is The Scariest Place On Planet Earth
Known as Snake Island, the viper-infested Ilha da Queimada Grande sits in the Atlantic Ocean about 90 miles off the coast of southeastern Brazil.
Inside Jim Hutton And Freddie Mercury’s Touching Love Story
Jim Hutton and Freddie Mercury enjoyed seven love-filled years together before the latter died of AIDS-related complications on November 24, 1991.
Inside The Enigmatic Story Of Yasuke, The Black Samurai Of 16th-Century Japan
The first African man to become a samurai, Yasuke certainly made a mark on feudal Japan — though much about his life remains a mystery.
Inside The Bizarre Story Of Kaspar Hauser, The Mysterious Youth Who Baffled 19th-Century Germany
In 1828, Kaspar Hauser emerged from the woods outside Nuremberg, claiming to have grown up in a tiny, dark cell. But centuries later, it’s still not clear who he was or where he came from.
The Story Of James Doohan, The ‘Star Trek’ Actor Who Took Out Two German Snipers During World War II
Long before he was Scotty on Star Trek, World War II hero James "Jimmy" Doohan was known as the "craziest pilot in the Canadian air force."
Inside The Little-Known Story Of Adolf Hitler’s Doting Mother Klara Hitler
The devoted mother of Adolf Hitler, Klara Pölzl Hitler died of cancer in 1907 while in the care of a Jewish doctor, leading some to speculate that this tragedy set the future dictator on his deadly path.
The Bloody Rise And Fall Of Bugsy Siegel, From Murder Inc. Hitman To The Building Of Las Vegas
Legendary Jewish-American mobster Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel helped develop the Las Vegas Strip — before he was brutally gunned down in 1947.
Joyce McKinney, Kirk Anderson, And The Salacious Manacled Mormon Case
Kirk Anderson said that Joyce McKinney tied him to a bed for three days and raped him repeatedly. She said that wasn't possible. What was the truth?
Eerie Facts About Point Nemo, The Most Remote Location On Planet Earth
At more than 1,000 miles from civilization in all directions, Point Nemo is unlike any other place in the world.
How Did James Dean Die? Inside The Accident That Killed The Beloved Actor
James Dean's brief yet iconic time in the spotlight came to an abrupt end when he died in a tragic car accident on September 30, 1955 — and the details of his death remain both perplexing and disturbing to this day.