On This Day: Robert Ford Shoots Jesse James

A so-called coward made his most infamous move on April 3, 1882.

Books for Dad: The Best History Book for Every Type of Father

Find the perfect read for your dad this Father's Day.

A Veteran Soldier Perfected The Ultimate Bank Robbery

Turns out discipline and intense planning lend themselves equally well to army life and grand larceny.

A Chilling Look Inside the Lindbergh Kidnapping

When a child's life is on the line, who do you believe?

The Strange and Tragic Shipwreck of the Morro Castle

Fire brought down the ship—but was it an accident, or arson?

Who Really Killed Dr. William Chapman?

His houseguest was convicted of the murder. But evidence against the doctor’s wife tells another story.