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info_outline Episode 137: The DeFeo Family Murders, Part 2 07/15/2021
Episode 137: The DeFeo Family Murders, Part 2 After Ronald DeFeo murdered his family at home, the Lutz family moved into the same house in Amityville, New York. What happened during their brief time living in the house on Ocean Avenue, and was it true or part of a publicity stunt?
info_outline Episode 136: The DeFeo Family Murders 07/01/2021
Episode 136: The DeFeo Family Murders Ronald Defeo murdered his entire family in their home in the middle of the night. A little over a year later another family moved into the home. They left their belongings and fled the home less than a month later claiming the house was possessed by evil spirits. These events were the basis for a 1970s book and later movie, called "The Amityville Horror." What actually happened in one of the most terrifying houses in America?
info_outline Episode 135: Conspiracy to Murder Gary Triano, Part 2 06/15/2021
Episode 135: Conspiracy to Murder Gary Triano, Part 2 Part 2 of 2. Award-winning author, Kerrie Droban will discuss the 1996 murder of Arizona business man Gary Triano.
info_outline Episode 133: Former IL Governor George Ryan 05/15/2021
Episode 133: Former IL Governor George Ryan How did a freak car accident on a remote Wisconsin highway result in Illinois Governor George Ryan going to prison? We are going to delve into my home state of Illinois and look at arguably one of the most corrupt state governments in the country.
info_outline Episode 132: Murder of Daniel Green 05/01/2021
Episode 132: Murder of Daniel Green Exeter police officer Daniel Green was found shot to death inside his home. Though he just completed a nasty divorce, his ex-wife, Erika Sandoval, claimed she was nowhere near the house at the time of his murder. Her story continued to evolve to where she finally claimed that she killed her ex-husband to protect their son. What really happened?
info_outline Episode 131: Bernie Madoff 04/15/2021
Episode 131: Bernie Madoff It was the largest Ponzi Scheme ever created. This investment fraud didn't involve swindling money out of widows and orphans, it targeted the wealthiest and most sophisticated investors. How did Bernie Madoff con so many people? And why did it take so long for him to be caught?
info_outline Episode 130: The Murder of Gregory Witman 04/01/2021
Episode 130: The Murder of Gregory Witman Ron and Sue Witman experienced the ultimate tragedy when their 13-year-old son, Gregory Witman, was murdered. They wanted more than anything for the police to find his killer. However, when the police zeroed in on their 15-year-old son, Zachary, another tragedy began for them. Did the police, prosecutors, and ultimately, a jury, get it wrong in a rush to judgment, or did Zachary kill his younger brother?
info_outline Episode 129: The Death of Vincent Viafore 03/15/2021
Episode 129: The Death of Vincent Viafore Vincent Viafore drowned while kayaking on the Hudson River. Yet, investigators quickly believed this was no accident. His fiancé, Angelika Graswald, likely murdered him for his life insurance money. The press nicknamed her the "Kayak Killer." Was it a homicide or an accident?
info_outline Episode 127: Heaven's Gate 02/15/2021
Episode 127: Heaven's Gate On March 26, 1997, 39 members of the Heaven's Gate cult were found dead in a mass suicide. How did their leader, Marshall Applewhite, convince so many people that taking their own lives was something they should do? And what do former members think about the group over 20 years later?
info_outline Episode 125: Patty Hearst 01/14/2021
Episode 125: Patty Hearst In 1974, a domestic terrorist group kidnapped college student and media heir, Patty Hearst. As time went on, Patty appeared to be less of a victim, which generated conflicting beliefs about her current mental state. Did she suffer from Stockholm Syndrome?
info_outline Episode 124: Charles Lindbergh Revisited 01/01/2021
Episode 124: Charles Lindbergh Revisited In 1932, Charles Lindbergh, Jr. was kidnapped from his second floor nursery with his parents awake in the house. Former judge Lise A. Pearlman has a theory as to what happened and who perpetuated it. I will be interviewing her about her her book, "The Lindbergh Kidnapping."
info_outline Episode 122: Missy Bevers 12/01/2020
Episode 122: Missy Bevers On the morning of April 18, 2016, surveillance video from the Creekside Church of Christ in Midlothian, Texas captured an individual inside the church. Minutes later, the individual brutally murdered Terri "Missy" Bevers. The case is still unsolved.
info_outline Episode 121: Malcolm X, Part 3 11/15/2020
Episode 121: Malcolm X, Part 3 The third and final episode on the conspiracy to assassinate Malcolm X. He was a polarizing and often misunderstood civil rights' activist. His passion and outspoken nature likely contributed to his death. Who was behind the murder of Malcolm X?
info_outline Episode 120: Assassination of Malcolm X, Part 2 11/01/2020
Episode 120: Assassination of Malcolm X, Part 2 Part 2 of 3. Malcolm X was a polarizing and often misunderstood civil rights' activist. His passion and outspoken nature likely contributed to his death. Who was behind the murder of Malcolm X?
info_outline Episode 119: Assassination of Malcolm X 10/15/2020
Episode 119: Assassination of Malcolm X Malcolm X was a polarizing and often misunderstood civil rights' activist. His passion and outspoken nature likely contributed to his death. Who was behind the murder of Malcolm X? This is episode 1 of 3.