Archaeological discoveries under the U.S. military site reveal details of village life, volcanic deaths, and rich cultural diversity of Campania, Italy.
The Gunpowder Treason Plot, led by Robert Catesby, was an attempt to blow up British Parliament and assassinate King James I in favor of a Catholic monarch.
In 1844, Charlotte Dymond was savagely murdered. Her lover, Matthew Weeks, hanged for slitting her throat, but there are some who contend he was innocent.
The Salman Rushdie fatwa - a death threat - was issued for "blasphemy" by the Ayatollah Khomeini in 1989 in response to Rushdie's book "The Satanic Verses."
The Betty and Barney Hill abduction story was the most publicized account of an alien close encounter and the first of many to come.
Ancient human footprints are accompanied by deer, bear, and horse tracks at the Devil's Trails Paleontological Site at Roccamonfina Volcano, Italy.
While some soccer players are famous for their looks or athleticism, Aaron Ramsey also holds the strange distinction of having power over celebrity deaths.