10 Worst Serial Killers the World Has Ever Seen

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    10 Worst Serial Killers the World Has Ever Seen

    From the Beast of Colombia to the Butcher of Rostov, these deadly men are the worst serial killers in the world.

    by Steven Casale

    A Butcher Stalks the Streets: The Grisly Case of the Cleveland Torso Murderer

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    A Butcher Stalks the Streets: The Grisly Case of the Cleveland Torso Murderer

    In the 1930s, a brutal killer stalked the streets of Cleveland, gutting and beheading his victims. Decades later, the butcher's identity remains a mystery.

    by Steven Casale

    The Mysterious Disappearance of the Beaumont Children

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    The Mysterious Disappearance of the Beaumont Children

    On a bright summer day in 1961, three children vanished without a trace from a south Australian beach. Nearly 50 years later, their fate remains a mystery.

    by Steven Casale

    Cropsey: The Terrifying Staten Island Urban Legend That Sprang to Life

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    Cropsey: The Terrifying Staten Island Urban Legend That Sprang to Life

    In the 1970s, Staten Island's urban legend of a bloodthirsty madman who terrorized children turned all too real.

    by Steven Casale

    Belle Gunness: The Black Widow of the Midwest Who Lured Numerous Victims to Their Deaths

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    Belle Gunness: The Black Widow of the Midwest Who Lured Numerous Victims to Their Deaths

    Belle Gunness lured numerous suitors to her Indiana murder farm, where she killed them in cold blood and dumped their bodies in a hog pen.

    by Steven Casale

    John Billington: The Mayflower Pilgrim Who Was Executed for Murder

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    John Billington: The Mayflower Pilgrim Who Was Executed for Murder

    In 1620, pilgrim John Billington crossed the Atlantic Ocean to become the first convicted murderer of the New World.

    by Steven Casale

    Unknown Patient 44170: The Bizarre Case of Bruneri-Canella

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    Unknown Patient 44170: The Bizarre Case of Bruneri-Canella

    Giulia Canella swore the photo depicted her long lost husband. Was it really him?

    by Steven Casale

    The Mysteries of Easter Island

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    The Mysteries of Easter Island

    What secrets lie hidden on this isolated island?

    by Steven Casale

    Dead Man’s Code: The Mysterious Case of the Ricky McCormick Murder Notes

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    The Bloody History of Lake Shawnee Amusement Park

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    The Bloody History of Lake Shawnee Amusement Park

    When the park opened in the 1920s, its owner knew nothing of its bloody past.

    by Steven Casale

    America’s First Mystery: The Lost Colony of Roanoke

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    America’s First Mystery: The Lost Colony of Roanoke

    In 1587, a group of 90 men, 17 women, and 11 children settled in the fort at Roanoke Island ... only to vanish without a trace a mere three years later.

    by Steven Casale

    Bad Voyage: 6 Most Deadly Islands in the World

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    Bad Voyage: 6 Most Deadly Islands in the World

    Here there be dragons ... and crocs, and snakes, and murderers.

    by Steven Casale

    6 Deadly British Serial Killers

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    6 Deadly British Serial Killers

    From the Suffolk Strangler to Jack the Ripper, these British serial killers left a grisly trail of death on the other side of the pond.

    by Steven Casale

    Everlasting Slumber: The Capuchin Catacombs of Palermo

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    Everlasting Slumber: The Capuchin Catacombs of Palermo

    Beneath the bustling streets of Palermo is a massive monument to the dead where over 8,000 corpses line the catacomb walls.

    by Steven Casale

    The Disappearance of Charley Ross

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    The Disappearance of Charley Ross

    In 1874, little Charley Ross followed two strangers into a buggy and vanished from the streets of Philadelphia, never to be seen again.

    by Steven Casale

    Bedlam: The Horrors of London’s Most Notorious Insane Asylum

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    Bedlam: The Horrors of London’s Most Notorious Insane Asylum

    The sinister history of the world’s oldest psychiatric hospital is so dark that its very name is synonymous with mayhem.

    by Steven Casale

    7 Killer Cults From Around the Globe

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    Trick or Treat: 6 Creepy Halloween Urban Legends

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    Trick or Treat: 6 Creepy Halloween Urban Legends

    From poisoned candy to a costume party massacre, these freaky urban legends will have you staying in on All Hallows' Eve.

    by Steven Casale

    The Ghosts of New York: 5 Boroughs, 5 Hauntings

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    The Ghosts of New York: 5 Boroughs, 5 Hauntings

    Get to know Gotham’s greatest ghosts, borough by borough.

    by Steven Casale

    9 Torture Methods of the Ancient World

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    9 Torture Methods of the Ancient World

    From the heretic's fork to being eaten alive by insects, these grisly old torture methods prove that humans have always been brutal.

    by Steven Casale

    5 Ghostly Legends of the Civil War

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    5 Ghostly Legends of the Civil War

    For some, the battle isn't over.

    by Steven Casale

    The Mysterious Faces of Bélmez

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    The Mysterious Faces of Bélmez

    Deep in the heart of southern Spain, eerie faces have appeared on the kitchen floor of one family’s home.

    by Steven Casale

    6 Fascinating Death Rituals From Around the World

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    6 Fascinating Death Rituals From Around the World

    From Madagascar's turning of the bones to the sky burials of the Tibetan plateau, unearth these unique and captivating funeral rites.

    by Steven Casale