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Dec 14, 2011

The story of Amala and Kamala, two girls in India that were claimed to have been raised by wolves.  Find out the facts of this unusual story.  Also learn the original name of the Hawaii 5-O television series, as well as the details of a singing telegram in a courtroom, a man who had no clue that he had stolen...


Nov 2, 2011

The first director of the US Geological Survey, Clarence King, was a famed scientist, explorer, and author.  This allowed him to move among the elite of American society in the late 19th century.  Yet, few people knew that he spent the last thirteen years leading a secret double life.  Also learn what...


Sep 5, 2011

The death of an elderly man in Chicago in 1941 was initially unnoticed.  Then it was learned that he was a French nobleman that gave it all away for the chance to love the woman of his dreams.  Find out if he ever got the girl...  Also learn about the only man ever to be the governor of two different US states,...


Jul 8, 2011

After giving birth to a stillborn, Grady the Cow just bolted from sight.  But there was nowhere for her to go in the small room that she was in.  It was then that her owner realized she had somehow gotten her large body through the tiny door to the concrete silo.  Tips poured in from all over the world suggesting...


Jun 16, 2011

Six men died in a Chicago woman's home over a three-year period.  Further investigation showed that 47-year-old Margaret Summers had been married six times and all were dead.  She had taken out nineteen life insurance policies, all naming her as the sole beneficiary.  She claimed innocence, the police...