When you need to get the real story about some of history's most fascinating women, call Stacy Schiff. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author's work includes Véra (Mrs. Vladimir Nabokov) and Cleopatra: A Life. In her highly anticipated new book, The Witches: S
After fortifying his body with two bottles of whiskey, Charles Joughin rode the Titanic into the ocean and simply stepped off the bow without even getting his head wet, then spent 3 hours in the frigid waters before being rescued.
Lemp Family Mansion on S. Thirteenth Street in St. Three members of the Lemp family met their demise at the home by their own hand. The Lemp Mansion is said to be one of the most haunted places in America.
William Anderson "Devil Anse" Hatfield (undated photo) patriarch of the Hatfield clan who took part in a long-running battle with the McCoys. The Hatfield and McCoy feud is the most infamous feud in American history.