Recent Posts
How Carlo Gambino Became History’s Most Powerful Mob Boss

How Carlo Gambino Became History’s Most Powerful Mob Boss

After vanquishing his rivals, crime boss Carlo Gambino took control of the Mafia's Commission and made the Gambino family into the most powerful outfit in America.
The Twisted Saga Of Michael Peterson, Kathleen Peterson, And The Real Story Behind ‘The Staircase’

The Twisted Saga Of Michael Peterson, Kathleen Peterson, And The Real Story Behind ‘The Staircase’

In 2001, Kathleen Peterson was found dead in a pool of blood at the bottom of the staircase in her home. Two years later, her husband Michael Peterson was convicted of her murder — but many believe he didn’t do it.
The Twisted Life Of Clark Rockefeller, The Elite Con Man Who Got Away With Murder For Nearly 30 Years

The Twisted Life Of Clark Rockefeller, The Elite Con Man Who Got Away With Murder For Nearly 30 Years

Beginning in 1978, Christian Gerhartsreiter took on numerous identities as he conned and killed his way into America's upper crust — then passed himself off as a distant relative of the Rockefeller family for 16 years.
The Death Of Elvis Presley: Inside The Embarrassing Demise Of The King Of Rock And Roll

The Death Of Elvis Presley: Inside The Embarrassing Demise Of The King Of Rock And Roll

Following a long downward spiral marked by substance abuse, Elvis Presley died of heart failure on August 16, 1977 in Memphis, Tennessee at age 42.
How Joe Gallo Started A Mafia War — And Paid For It With His Life

How Joe Gallo Started A Mafia War — And Paid For It With His Life

Perhaps the most fearless mobster of all time, "Crazy Joe" Gallo took on his own bosses in the Colombo crime family and sparked an all-out civil war that finally ended with his murder in 1972.
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.
Mackenzie Phillips Was The Daughter Of Sixties Rocker John Phillips – And Also His Lover

Mackenzie Phillips Was The Daughter Of Sixties Rocker John Phillips – And Also His Lover

Mackenzie Phillips says she and her father began a sexual relationship in 1979 when she was 19 that would ultimately last for over a decade.
The Violent Life Of Pretty Boy Floyd – Public Enemy Number One

The Violent Life Of Pretty Boy Floyd – Public Enemy Number One

Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd managed to have a long criminal career in a relatively short life before being gunned down by the FBI in 1934.
The Real Story Of The Crazy Feud Between The Hatfields And The McCoys

The Real Story Of The Crazy Feud Between The Hatfields And The McCoys

Many Americans know the Hatfields and McCoys infamously didn't like each other, but just how bad was the animosity between these two families on the West Virginia-Kentucky border?
The Pear Of Anguish Is The Torture Device From Your Proctologist’s Nightmares

The Pear Of Anguish Is The Torture Device From Your Proctologist’s Nightmares

Also known as the choke pear or mouth pear, the pear of anguish delivered unbelievable physical pain and sexual violation to its victims.
The Story Of Pacho Herrera, The Cartel Boss Who Took On Pablo Escobar And Lived To Tell The Tale

The Story Of Pacho Herrera, The Cartel Boss Who Took On Pablo Escobar And Lived To Tell The Tale

Made famous as the openly gay drug lord depicted in "Narcos," the real-life Hélmer "Pacho" Herrera took the Cali Cartel to unparalleled heights of power and wealth in the 1980s.