How Did Heath Ledger Die? Inside The Actor’s Fatal Downward Spiral
On January 22, 2008, Australian actor Heath Ledger died of an accidental drug overdose at age 28. But that's just the start of the story.
How A Tragic Mistake On A Movie Set Led To The Death Of Brandon Lee
On March 31, 1993, Brandon Lee was accidentally shot with a dummy bullet on the set of "The Crow." Six hours later, the 28-year-old actor was dead.
The Harrowing Tale Of How Natascha Kampusch Survived Eight Years In Her Kidnapper’s Cellar
Snatched from the streets of Vienna by Wolfgang Přiklopil when she was just 10 years old, Natascha Kampusch never gave up on the idea that she would one day be free — and after 3,096 days, she would be.
Inside The Gruesome Murder Of Bob Crane, The ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ Star Who Was Beat To Death In 1978
Actor Bob Crane was savagely bludgeoned to death in Scottsdale, Arizona, just two weeks before his 50th birthday — and the murder remains unsolved to this day.
How Did Anthony Bourdain Die? Inside The Beloved Chef’s Troubled Final Days
Anthony Bourdain was the best-selling author of "Kitchen Confidential" and the celebrated host of "Parts Unknown," but the growing toll of fame and his own troubled relationships led to his suicide in June 2018.
Who Made The American Flag? The Answer Is More Complicated Than Betsy Ross
Many kids learn in school that Philadelphia seamstress Betsy Ross designed the first American flag in 1776. But this story might be a myth.
Why The McKamey Manor Haunted House Is Actually A Torture Chamber
Visitors at Tennessee's McKamey Manor pay to be bound and tortured for up to eight hours in what is the most extreme haunted house experience in America.
Jules Brunet, The Real ‘Last Samurai’ Who Resigned From The French Military To Fight For The Shogunate
Jules Brunet was sent to Japan to train their military in Western tactics before fighting for the samurai against Meiji Imperialists during the Boshin War.
What Happened To Rose Bundy, The Daughter Of Ted Bundy?
Born on October 24, 1982, Rose Bundy — also known as Rosa Bundy — was conceived by Ted Bundy and Carole Ann Boone while the serial killer was on death row in Florida.
The Heroic True Story Of Dick Winters And His Band Of Brothers In Easy Company
Major Richard "Dick" Winters led his men in the 101st Airborne Division through the Normandy Invasion and the Battle of the Bulge before being immortalized in "Band of Brothers."
Inside The Tragic Death Of River Phoenix — And The Downward Spiral That Preceded It
Following several days of binging on cocaine and heroin, 23-year-old actor River Phoenix collapsed outside Hollywood's Viper Room nightclub right in front of his brother, sister, and girlfriend on October 31, 1993.