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    The Golden State Killer Part 1: The Visalia Ransacker/EAR

    21 MAY. 2024 · The Golden State Killer is one of the most infamous serial killers in United States history. Also known as the Visalia Ransacker, the East Area Rapist, and the Original Night Stalker, the Golden State Killer was active from 1974 to 1986 across California, committing at least 13 murders, 50 rapes, and more than 100 burglaries. In 2013, true crime writer Michelle McNamara coined the Golden State Killer to encompass the many different monikers given to the same criminal.  SOURCES https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-12-08/man-in-the-windowhttps://tulareda.org/ransacker/https://www.science.org/content/article/we-will-find-you-dna-search-used-nab-golden-state-killer-can-home-about-60-whitehttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7219171/Case Files of the East Area Rapist / Golden State Killer – September 19, 2017; by https://www.amazon.com/Kat-Winters/e/B0768J6KVH/ref=dp_byline_cont_book_1, https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_book_2?ie=UTF8&field-author=Keith+Komos&text=Keith+Komos&sort=relevancerank&search-alias=books  I’ll Be Gone in the Dark; by Michelle McNamara
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    Serial Killer or Unluckiest Man Alive?

    14 MAY. 2024 · When Mary Horton Vail died on Oct. 28, 1962, her husband, Felix Vail, told police she drowned in a freak accident in the Calcasieu River in Louisiana. He wasn’t prosecuted at the time, but more than 50 years later – after two other women he was last seen with went missing – his luck finally ran out. SOURCES STATE of Louisiana V. VAIL; 17–354; 12-28-2017 (appeal) STATE of Louisiana v. William Felix VAIL  https://charleyproject.org/case/annette-michelle-craver-vail#:~:text=Details%20of%20Disappearance,never%20been%20heard%20from%20again. https://charleyproject.org/case/sharon-hensley
    59m 16s
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    Ghost Marriages

    10 MAY. 2024 · For over 3,000 years, certain regions of China have practiced a tradition known as yinhun, or ghost marriage. This ancient ritual marries the souls of a bride and groom in the afterlife to ensure their ghosts won't haunt their respective families. But with everything, there's a dark side to this ritual that includes kidnapping, murder, and bidding wars. SOURCES Lo, T.W. Ghost Brides and Crime Networks in Rural China. Asian J Criminol 17, 371–389 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11417-022-09367-6 https://www.chinesefolklore.org.cn/web/index.php?Page=3&NewsID=16820 https://www.thepaper.cn/newsDetail_forward_25326714 https://passport.weibo.com/visitor/visitor?entry=miniblog&a=enter&url=https%3A%2F%2Fweibo.com%2F1191965271%2FNsFhYjqu4&domain=weibo.com&ua=Mozilla%2F5.0%20%28X11%3B%20CrOS%20x86_64%2014541.0.0%29%20AppleWebKit%2F537.36%20%28KHTML%2C%20like%20Gecko%29%20Chrome%2F123.0.0.0%20Safari%2F537.36&_rand=1715101831500&sudaref=
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    The Lore of Red River Gorge

    7 MAY. 2024 · Red River Gorge is a canyon system located in central eastern Kentucky. It's home to some of the best rock climbing in the country, great camping spots, and plenty of flora and fauna. But the deep woods may contain dangerous creatures (besides bears) and secrets that an unlucky few have encountered. SOURCES cited within episode
    1h 15m 38s
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    The I-70 Killer

    3 MAY. 2024 · It’s a case that spans hundreds of miles and has had hundreds of suspects nationwide. A killer targeted people when they least expected and executed them mercilessly. The identity of the I-70 Killer remains unknown. SOURCES Dead End: Inside the Hunt for the I-70 Serial Killer; by https://geniusbookpublishing.com/collections/bob-cyphers
    1h 14m 4s
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    Disappeared on a Deserted Highway

    30 ABR. 2024 · On the morning of February 14, 2013, Nicole Waller left her boyfriend’s home and disappeared, never to be heard from again. Her body was never found, but her car was. SOURCES Cody Johnston v. State of Montana:  https://caselaw.findlaw.com/court/mt-supreme-court/2186463.html#:~:text=On%20the%20morning%20of%20February,Her%20body%20was%20never%20found.
    37m 50s
  • Open Water: The Disappearance of Serena Karlan & Bison Dele

    26 ABR. 2024 · After years of admiring each other from afar, Serena Karlan and Bison Dele decided the time was right to pursue a relationship. After 9/11, they embarked on a sailing adventure in the Pacific. The couple and boat captain disappeared after Bison’s brother showed up unannounced. They have never been found.  SOURCES https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-2002-sep-20-sp-dele20-story.htmlhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/sports/2002/09/20/deles-brother-in-custody/a14eebe9-b9d4-4332-aaac-609090469b24/https://www.deseret.com/2002/9/13/19677308/fbi-probe-centers-on-dele/https://www.cbsnews.com/news/cops-believe-ex-nba-player-was-slain/https://nypost.com/2002/09/17/nba-stars-case-is-murder/
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    Operation Ghost Stories

    23 ABR. 2024 · Do you know who your neighbors are? After the Cold War, the FBI arrested 10 people who’d been spying for Russia for more than a decade. They’d been blending in with Americans, but in reality, they were sleeper spies. Their objective was to disappear into a community and not be recognized for what they were, leaving many questioning who they could trust. SOURCES https://www.fbi.gov/news/stories/operation-ghost-stories-inside-the-russian-spy-casehttps://vault.fbi.gov/ghost-stories-russian-foreign-intelligence-service-illegalshttps://vault.fbi.gov/ghost-stories-russian-foreign-intelligence-service-illegals/documentshttps://vault.fbi.gov/ghost-stories-russian-foreign-intelligence-service-illegals/videoshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2010/jul/09/russian-spies-swap-us
    55m 28s
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    The Unsolved Murder of Josh Dufort

    19 ABR. 2024 · When the body of 23-year-old Josh Dufort was found by the side of the road in Henderson, Nevada, it appeared at first to be a random crime. Only after investigators found two life insurance policies taken out in Josh’s name by a new friend did they realize he’d been murdered. 
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    The Burger Chef Murders

    16 ABR. 2024 · When a group of young Burger Chef employees went missing from their night shift, police initially thought they’d stolen money and run. It was soon apparent that they hadn't gone anywhere willingly.  SOURCES https://www.indystar.com/picture-gallery/news/2023/12/28/from-the-indystar-archives-the-1978-burger-chef-restaurant-murders/72054036007/ https://vault.fbi.gov/speedway-indiana-burger-chef/speedway-indiana-burger-chef-part-01/view https://www.wthr.com/article/news/local/site-of-1978-burger-chef-murders-to-be-torn-down-speedway-indiana-indianapolis-5725-crawfordsville-road/531-5f0c51dd-f92d-469c-b64d-94970bc74497 https://www.findagrave.com/virtual-cemetery/621592
    1h 26s

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