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New Photo of Outlaw Jesse James Discovered

Shaunacy Ferro

Just hanging out with his friend/future assassin Robert Ford.

20 of the Most Memorable Teachers in Television History

From chemistry teachers-turned-kingpins to gym teachers with a heart, the small screen is full of memorable educators.

Filmmaker Tracks Down Real-Life Betty from ‘Archie’ Comics

Anna Green

94-year-old Betty Tokar Jankovich dumped the 'Archie' creator when she was 18.

Inside New Delhi’s "Colony of Wooden Puppets"

Anna Green

Breathtaking photos of the world's largest artists' community.

The Great Peshtigo Fire: The Deadliest Blaze You've Never Heard Of

Stacy Conradt

On October 8, 1871—the same day the Great Chicago Fire killed 300—a conflagration twice the size of Rhode Island swept across Wisconsin, killing 2500.

8 Things You Might Not Know About Chester A. Arthur

Benjamin Lampkin

He was a fashionable dude, for one.

The Missing Links: Double-Sided Pizza

Colin Patrick

Afternoon Map: What States Are Using What Curse Words?

Rebecca OConnell

A First Look at the Upcoming 'Doctor Who' LEGO Playset

Andrew LaSane

If you build it, he will come.

Pepsi Perfect From 'Back to the Future Part II' Is Now Real

Rebecca OConnell

As we wait for the production of hoverboards and self-lacing shoes, we can now bide our time with Pepsi Perfect.

Mary, Queen of Scots Not a Murderer, Inquiry Finds

Shaunacy Ferro

Just 450 years after the fact.

Ralph Nader Opened a Museum Celebrating Personal Injury Lawsuits

Shaunacy Ferro

The American Museum of Tort Law shows why lawsuits over things like hot McDonald’s coffee aren't as frivolous as they sound.

When Kansas City's Councilman Was Also the Local Concrete Crime Boss

Emily Becker

Boss Tom made his money two ways: in liquor and concrete.

Pick the Correct Word for Each Definition

You can do this.

10 Smart Facts About Dobermans

Rebecca OConnell

Dobermans have a reputation as menacing security dogs, but that doesn't mean they don't have a soft spot. Learn more about the second best guard dog in the world.