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31 Vintage Crime Scenes Brought To Life In Stunningly Gruesome Color

31 Vintage Crime Scenes Brought To Life In Stunningly Gruesome Color

These colorized versions of vintage black-and-white crime scene photos reveal a unique perspective on the murders, mobsters, and mayhem of decades past.
Scholar Who Survived The Nazis As A Boy Killed By Pushy NYC Subway Passenger

Scholar Who Survived The Nazis As A Boy Killed By Pushy NYC Subway Passenger

"What I want him to do is realize what he did, to remember it and feel guilty," said Kurt Salzinger's widow. "He destroyed a person's life to rush for a train."
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. This almost cost him his life, as fellow officers turned on him.
Portrait ‘Painted’ By AI Algorithm Is Up For Auction By Christie’s

Portrait ‘Painted’ By AI Algorithm Is Up For Auction By Christie’s

The portrait of a fictitious, 18th-century man is the first piece of art created by an algorithm to be sold by an auction house.
33 CBGB Photos From The Heyday Of New York City Punk Rock

33 CBGB Photos From The Heyday Of New York City Punk Rock

When it was first opened in 1973, CBGB was supposed to showcase country and bluegrass, but it would soon become the punk rock headquarters of the world.
This Week In History News, Oct. 7 – 13

This Week In History News, Oct. 7 – 13

Girl pulls ancient sword from lake, researchers uncover identity of New York mystery mummy, lasers reveal hidden Maya structures.
Mystery Of Shockingly Well-Preserved Mummy Found In New York City Finally Solved

Mystery Of Shockingly Well-Preserved Mummy Found In New York City Finally Solved

Construction workers thought that they had unearthed the body of a recent murder victim, but a closer look revealed a much longer history for the mysterious mummy.
New York City Teacher Beats Up Student Who Owed Him $4,000 Worth Of Weed

New York City Teacher Beats Up Student Who Owed Him $4,000 Worth Of Weed

48-year-old Kevin Pope was charged with assault after he beat, threatened, and robbed the 16-year-old student.
From Gangsters To Gentrification: 8 New York Mob Murder Scenes Then And Now

From Gangsters To Gentrification: 8 New York Mob Murder Scenes Then And Now

Grisly scenes from when John Gotti and Al Capone orchestrated hits on the streets of a violent New York that simply doesn't exist anymore.
The True Story Of Lee Israel: The Biographer Who Turned Into A Literary Forger

The True Story Of Lee Israel: The Biographer Who Turned Into A Literary Forger

For Lee Israel, forgery started out as a way to help her sick cat, but it quickly snowballed into years of literary crimes.
Jeff Skiles: The “Miracle On The Hudson” Co-Pilot Who Rescued US Airways Flight 1549

Jeff Skiles: The “Miracle On The Hudson” Co-Pilot Who Rescued US Airways Flight 1549

Captain Sully didn't land his flight on the Hudson River by himself — he had the help of a very talented co-pilot named Jeff Skiles.