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The Codex Gigas is the largest illuminated manuscript in the world, but that’s not what makes it famous.
The "Ogress of Reading" was rumored to be responsible for the deaths of 400 children.
By Jamie Bogert
From a cult-leading serial killer to a moonlit murder spree that remains unsolved to this day.
The secret locked in her mansion attic was so vile, it inspired decades of ghost stories, crime books, and even a character on American Horror Story.
Up to 200 victims may have died at his 1890's Chicago "Murder Castle."
Hallie Rubenhold retraces the footsteps of the five victims murdered by London’s infamous serial killer.
After more than 130 years, the Ripper's identity may have finally been revealed.
They lured people to their deaths, then sold the cadavers to medical schools.
By Orrin Grey
Haunting the halls of this classic Hollywood home is a bloody murder mystery.
In 1620, pilgrim John Billington crossed the Atlantic Ocean to become the first convicted murderer of the Plymouth colony.
Her overt fear of water, the fact that she was found in her nightgown, and an argument between her husband and alleged lover raised more questions than answers.