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Inside Benito Mussolini’s Death And His Panicked Final Hours

Inside Benito Mussolini’s Death And His Panicked Final Hours

On April 28, 1945, disgraced fascist dictator Benito Mussolini was brutally executed by Italian partisans in the village of Giulino di Mezzegra.
Meet Vernon Presley, Elvis Presley’s Father And The Man Who Inspired Him To Become A Rock Star

Meet Vernon Presley, Elvis Presley’s Father And The Man Who Inspired Him To Become A Rock Star

A doting father who encouraged his son to do whatever he wanted with his life, Vernon Presley was right by Elvis’ side all the way up until the King’s untimely death at just 42.
Meet Titanoboa, The Prehistoric Snake Of Your Nightmares

Meet Titanoboa, The Prehistoric Snake Of Your Nightmares

A terrifyingly large snake that once lived in modern-day Colombia, Titanoboa measured up to 50 feet long and weighed up to 2,500 pounds.
The Twisted Tale Of Dean Corll, The ‘Candy Man’ Killer Who Terrorized Texas

The Twisted Tale Of Dean Corll, The ‘Candy Man’ Killer Who Terrorized Texas

Between 1970 and 1973, serial killer Dean Corll raped and murdered at least 28 boys and young men around Houston — with the help of two teenage accomplices.
How Alexandra Feodorovna Became The Last Empress Of Russia

How Alexandra Feodorovna Became The Last Empress Of Russia

Though born and wedded royal, the life of Tsarina Alexandra proved to be anything but charmed.
The Story Of Alyssa Bustamante, The 15-Year-Old Who Slaughtered Her Nine-Year-Old Neighbor Just For The Thrill Of It

The Story Of Alyssa Bustamante, The 15-Year-Old Who Slaughtered Her Nine-Year-Old Neighbor Just For The Thrill Of It

Alyssa Bustamante seemed to be a rebellious yet normal teenager in rural St. Martins, Missouri — until she murdered her neighbor Elizabeth Olten in cold blood in 2009.
Inside The Mind Of Arthur Shawcross, The 300-Pound “Genesee River Killer”

Inside The Mind Of Arthur Shawcross, The 300-Pound “Genesee River Killer”

Arthur Shawcross' horrifying criminal streak began with arson. But, before long, the 300-pound monster would be known as one of the scariest serial killers in history.
How Ella Baker Became The Mother Of The Civil Rights Movement

How Ella Baker Became The Mother Of The Civil Rights Movement

From teaching Rosa Parks how to protest to organizing student activists, Ella Baker was one of America's most tireless civil rights leaders — all while operating largely behind the scenes.
Frank Serpico: The NYPD Whistleblower Who Uncovered Corruption — And Was Shot In The Face For It

Frank Serpico: The NYPD Whistleblower Who Uncovered Corruption — And Was Shot In The Face For It

In 1970s Brooklyn, idealistic cop Frank Serpico blew the whistle on bribery and crime within the force. It almost cost him his life.
The Story Of The Unsolved Delphi Murders — And The Chilling Video Evidence Left Behind

The Story Of The Unsolved Delphi Murders — And The Chilling Video Evidence Left Behind

Just before Abby Williams and Libby German were killed in the Delphi murders on February 13, 2017, German captured chilling footage of the man who was about to take their lives.
Tituba: The Slave Girl Who May Have Used The Salem Witch Trials To Win Her Own Freedom

Tituba: The Slave Girl Who May Have Used The Salem Witch Trials To Win Her Own Freedom

Tituba proved to be a fantastic orator as she talked her way out of slavery using the fear and mass hysteria of witchcraft that paralyzed the people of Salem.