Film Histories Episode 38 – Alexander Pantages

A controversial figure in film history, Alexander Pantages, is both a success story and a failure. From building an empire from the ground up, to destroying it in a matter of seconds. We take a look at the man who was once nicknamed King Greek. Alexander Pantages Much of Alexander’s earlier life is shrouded in […]

Rape Club: Japan’s most controversial college society

For more than 120 years, Waseda University has been a place of higher learning, a finishing school for Japan’s elite.It’s produced six prime ministers, hundreds of company presidents, but now Waseda has also produced a scandal that has shocked Japan and terrified the university’s female students. Dozens of Waseda students, some seen here, formed a […]

Three Cold Cases Solved Thanks to DNA: The Jenny Zitricki Story || Dispatches from the Middle

Three murders and one rape case across three states went unsolved for nearly 30 years. That is, until a link between them was revealed. Genevieve “Jenny” Zitricki was 28 years old when she was murdered in her apartment in Greenville, South Carolina back in 1990. Her body was found in her bathtub, she’d been beaten […]

High profile arrest led Alabama police to genealogy testing

TONIGHT, THE CITY COUNCIL VOTED IN SUPPORT OF THE PLAN.>>NEARLY TWO DECADES AFTER THE MURDER OF TWO ALABAMA TEENS A SUSPECT IS NOW IN CUSTODY. AUTHORITIES SAY DNA TESTING LED THEM TO COLEY MCCRANEY. TODAY, THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY ON THE CASE SAYS HE PLANS TO SEEK THE DEATH PENALTY. MCCRANEY IS ACCUSED OF KILLING TRACIE […]