The Haunting Story Of Andre Rand, The ‘Cropsey’ Killer Who Terrorized Staten Island
Children in Staten Island grew up hearing spooky stories about a child-snatching boogeyman named "Cropsey" — and when Andre Rand started kidnapping and allegedly murdering local children, it seemed as if the urban legend had come to life.
The Strange Tale Of Elmer McCurdy, The Train Robber Whose Corpse Became A Funhouse Attraction
Elmer McCurdy may have been a failure as an outlaw, but he found success after his death when his body traveled across the U.S. as a sideshow attraction for 65 years.
The Story Of Emily Davison, The British Suffragist Who Was Killed By The King’s Horse
On June 4, 1913, suffragist Emily Davison ran in front of King George V's horse during the Epsom Derby in what appeared to be a bungled act of protest.
A 91-Year-Old Civil Rights Leader Just Survived Being Stabbed Five Times — By Fighting Back
Jean McGuire has been fighting for equal opportunity in Boston for decades, and friends said her attacker "may have met the wrong person" that night,