Went undercover under many different aliases, but was known as "Mysterious Mike" Born in New Jersey on October 21,1893, Michael Malone was the son of Irish natives Lawrence and Mary Malone. He was a World War 1 veteran before becoming a Special agent for the Internal revenue service dept. Growing up in Jersey, Malone had picked up fluent Yiddish, Italian and Greek. This made him perfect for infiltration, especially since his dark hair and complexion made him look Euro
Russian and Chilean researchers drink homemade vodka at the Bellingshausen Station on King George Island in Antarctica, Nov. 28, 2015. Antarctica is a vast place, nearly twice the size of Australia, but it has no permanent population and sovereignty is a muddle, making criminal cases there difficult to handle.
The most iconic image of racist brutality in America would have looked different had James Cameron not survived a lynching attempt in Indiana in He devoted the rest of his life not just to civil rights, but to memorializing the moment of his near death.
The Cotton Club was a famous night club in New York City that operated during Prohibition. While the club featured many of the greatest African American entertainers of the era, such as Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Bessie Smith, Cab Calloway, The Nicholas Brothers, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Nat King Cole, Billie Holiday, and Ethel Waters, it generally denied admission to blacks. During its heyday, it served as a chic meeting spot in the heart of Harlem, featuring regular "Celebrity…