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The Female Luchador Who Was Also Mexico’s Notorious ‘Old Lady Killer’

La Dama del Silencio wasn’t a great wrestler. If anything, she could normally be found hitting the ropes at amateur events, somewhere toward the bottom…

The Documentary Filmmaker Trying to Unravel Europe’s Longest-Running Conspiracy Theory

Americans seem to have an inexhaustible fascination with political conspiracy theories. For more than 55 years, we’ve argued about who killed JFK, and more recently,…

The Many Faces of Charles Manson, Movie Star

Toward the end of Manson, a documentary shot in the midst of the trial of Charles Manson and his followers for the Tate-LaBianca murders that…

Nick Hillary Was Found Innocent of Murder Three Years Ago — But His Trial Is Far From Over

Oral “Nick” Hillary ought to be the epitome of the American Dream. Moving to the U.S. as a teen from Jamaica, he joined the Army…