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How Scores Of Abolitionists Risked Their Lives To Free 100,000 Slaves On The Underground Railroad

How Scores Of Abolitionists Risked Their Lives To Free 100,000 Slaves On The Underground Railroad

The Underground Railroad was neither underground nor a railroad — but it did fight the system of slavery by secretly shepherding slaves to freedom in the North.
Ted Bundy’s Victims And Their Forgotten Stories

Ted Bundy’s Victims And Their Forgotten Stories

How many people did Ted Bundy kill? We may never know the full extent of Bundy's heinous crimes, but we can share the tales of the women who we know crossed his path.
Leno And Rosemary LaBianca: The Couple Brutally Murdered By The Manson Family

Leno And Rosemary LaBianca: The Couple Brutally Murdered By The Manson Family

The night after murdering Sharon Tate and her friends, the Manson Family stabbed Leno and Rosemary LaBianca to death.
Meet The Entelodont, The Horse-Sized “Hell Pig” Whose Teeth Were As Thick As A Human Wrist

Meet The Entelodont, The Horse-Sized “Hell Pig” Whose Teeth Were As Thick As A Human Wrist

Weighing in at 2,000 pounds and sporting arm-sized fangs, the entelodont earned its status as the "hell pig" of prehistoric North America.
Susan Atkins: The Manson Family Member Who Killed Sharon Tate

Susan Atkins: The Manson Family Member Who Killed Sharon Tate

Susan Atkins fell in love with Charles Manson the minute she met him in San Francisco. She loved him so much, in fact, she obeyed his orders to kill.
Patricia Krenwinkel: From Catholic Student To Manson Family Murderess

Patricia Krenwinkel: From Catholic Student To Manson Family Murderess

Patricia Krenwinkel once thought she'd become a nun. Instead, she became a part of Charles Manson's "family" and killed in his name.
Sirhan Sirhan: The Troubled Young Man Who Killed Robert Kennedy

Sirhan Sirhan: The Troubled Young Man Who Killed Robert Kennedy

Was Sirhan Sirhan really the man who killed Robert Kennedy? Or was there a larger conspiracy at play?
Doctor, Gambler, Murderer: The Harrowing Story Of Craigslist Killer Philip Markoff

Doctor, Gambler, Murderer: The Harrowing Story Of Craigslist Killer Philip Markoff

Craigslist Killer Philip Markoff used the classifieds website to solicit his victims. From there he targeted women who he robbed, abused, and ultimately, killed one.
Inside The Life Of Calamity Jane: The Wild West’s Most Notorious Frontierswoman

Inside The Life Of Calamity Jane: The Wild West’s Most Notorious Frontierswoman

The life of Calamity Jane may be more fiction than fact, but it's enthralling either way.
Mary Todd Lincoln: History’s Most Misunderstood First Lady

Mary Todd Lincoln: History’s Most Misunderstood First Lady

Mary Todd Lincoln led a tragic life. She suffered the deaths of her mother, three of her children, and her husband. Today, she also suffers from history's cold gaze.
The Hidden History Of The Abraham Lincoln Assassination

The Hidden History Of The Abraham Lincoln Assassination

Discover why the wider Abraham Lincoln assassination plot was far larger than the death of one man and how this three-pronged attack sent out violent aftershocks for decades to come.