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“Perfect Mom” Diane Schuler Drove Her Van Full Of Kids Into A Head-On Collision — But Why Remains Unknown

“Perfect Mom” Diane Schuler Drove Her Van Full Of Kids Into A Head-On Collision — But Why Remains Unknown

In a heart-wrenching tragedy nearly a decade old, the family of seemingly perfect PTA mom Diane Schuler still struggle to piece together what happened.
CIA Project MKUltra Achieved Dog Mind Control During The Cold War, Declassified Documents Reveal

CIA Project MKUltra Achieved Dog Mind Control During The Cold War, Declassified Documents Reveal

“The specific aim of the research program was to examine the possibility of controlling the behavior of a dog, in an open field, by means of remotely triggering electrical stimulation of the brain."
Charles Hatfield: The “Rainmaker,” Who Brought On A Deadly Flood In 1916 San Diego

Charles Hatfield: The “Rainmaker,” Who Brought On A Deadly Flood In 1916 San Diego

Desperate to end a dry spell, the San Diego council hired self-proclaimed "moisture accelerator" Charles Hatfield to fill the Morena reservoir. He did much, much, more than that.
James Doohan: The <em>Star Trek</em> Actor Who Took Out Two German Snipers In WWII

James Doohan: The Star Trek Actor Who Took Out Two German Snipers In WWII

Before becoming the beloved engineer aboard the Starship Enterprise, Scotty was known to his WWII regiment as the "craziest pilot in the Canadian air force."
More Than 1,000 Unexploded 18th-Century Rockets Were Just Discovered In India

More Than 1,000 Unexploded 18th-Century Rockets Were Just Discovered In India

The rockets are believed to have belonged to the 18th-century warrior king Tipu Sultan, who used them to fight British East India Company.
Santa Muerte: The Saint Of Death That The Vatican Tried To Shut Down

Santa Muerte: The Saint Of Death That The Vatican Tried To Shut Down

Her worshippers vary from those pushed to the fringes of society to occultists, drug lords, and prisoners – and the Santa Muerte has garnered more followers in the past decade than any religion before it.
The Top 10 Weirdest People In History, From The Toxic Lady To The Hopeless Romantic Gravedigger

The Top 10 Weirdest People In History, From The Toxic Lady To The Hopeless Romantic Gravedigger

Whether flamboyant, miserly, or paranoid, some of history's weirdest people put modern-day eccentricities to shame.
This Week In History News, Dec. 2 – 8

This Week In History News, Dec. 2 – 8

Half of Oklahoma may be returned to the Cherokee, archaeologists uncover two mummies in Egypt, murder map reveals the danger spots of medieval London.
‘It Was War’: 33 Photos Of The Pearl Harbor Attack That Changed History Forever

‘It Was War’: 33 Photos Of The Pearl Harbor Attack That Changed History Forever

See why the Pearl Harbor attack carried out by the Japanese against the U.S. in Hawaii on Dec. 7, 1941 was a "date which will live in infamy."
33 Disturbing Photos Of The Second Sino-Japanese War That Reveal Why China Is World War II’s Great Forgotten Victim

33 Disturbing Photos Of The Second Sino-Japanese War That Reveal Why China Is World War II’s Great Forgotten Victim

With as many as 20 million dead, China suffered more casualties during World War II than any other country except the Soviet Union.
12 Famous Explorers That Changed The Face Of The World

12 Famous Explorers That Changed The Face Of The World

Without these individuals braving new and uncharted territory, the world today would look very different.