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Oda Nobunaga — The Ruthless Samurai Who Reunified Japan

Oda Nobunaga — The Ruthless Samurai Who Reunified Japan

Once called "the fool of Owari," Oda Nobunaga would eventually be known as the first "great unifier" of Japan.
Inside The Disturbing Practice Of Chinese Foot Binding

Inside The Disturbing Practice Of Chinese Foot Binding

Chinese foot binding was seen as a sign of sophistication and being upper-class. Women without bound feet had little chance of marrying into nobility.
How Sammy Gravano Betrayed The Mob And Lived To Tell About It

How Sammy Gravano Betrayed The Mob And Lived To Tell About It

Mafioso Sammy Gravano ratted out his infamous boss, John Gotti, then entered the witness protection program and dared his old friends to try and find him.
The Story Of Bon Scott, The Raucous Original Frontman Of AC/DC

The Story Of Bon Scott, The Raucous Original Frontman Of AC/DC

Bon Scott was the wildcard frontman for AC/DC who had a reputation for partying – until one night in London the party went too far.
Meet The Berbers Of North Africa: The Nomads Who Survived Where No One Else Could

Meet The Berbers Of North Africa: The Nomads Who Survived Where No One Else Could

The Sahara was once a grassy woodland until human activity and a changing climate turned it into the immense desert we know today. The Berbers were the only people who decided to call it home.
Killer Whales Are Hunting And Mutilating Great White Sharks For Their Testicles, Livers, And Stomachs — Here’s Why

Killer Whales Are Hunting And Mutilating Great White Sharks For Their Testicles, Livers, And Stomachs — Here’s Why

The washed up, mutilated carcasses of great whites signal a startling trend in the hunting habits of one of the sea's greatest predators: killer whales.
The Story Of Legendary Groupie Barbara Cope, ‘The Butter Queen’

The Story Of Legendary Groupie Barbara Cope, ‘The Butter Queen’

Why everyone from Jimi Hendrix to Led Zeppelin to The Rolling Stones sang the Butter Queen's praises, sometimes literally.
The Death Of Elvis Presley: A Sad, Embarrassing, Demise For The King Of Rock And Roll

The Death Of Elvis Presley: A Sad, Embarrassing, Demise For The King Of Rock And Roll

For an entire generation, Elvis Presley defined rock stardom. So how did he fall so far from his Rock God status?
Javier Peña: The DEA Agent Who Hunted Down Pablo Escobar

Javier Peña: The DEA Agent Who Hunted Down Pablo Escobar

Just how accurately did Netflix's Narcos show the downfall of Pablo Escobar at the hands of DEA Agent Javier Peña?
Pacho Herrera: The Flashy Yet Brutal Drug Lord Of ‘Narcos’ Fame

Pacho Herrera: The Flashy Yet Brutal Drug Lord Of ‘Narcos’ Fame

In Narcos, Pacho Herrera is an openly gay Cali Cartel drug lord who survives via brutality. But how closely does that match up to the truth?
David Ghantt And The Loomis Fargo Heist: The Outrageous True Story

David Ghantt And The Loomis Fargo Heist: The Outrageous True Story

David Ghantt walked out of the Loomis Fargo heist with the money in hand — but then the problems started piling up.