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City In Fear: Hillside Strangler

City In Fear: Hillside Strangler

10/08/14 05:23PM

The Hillside Strangler is the media epithet for two men, Kenneth Bianchi and Angelo Buono, cousins who were convicted of kidnapping, raping, torturing, and killing girls and women from late 1977 to early 1978. watch

Why Planes Crash: Brace for Impact

Why Planes Crash: Brace for Impact

10/01/14 02:04PM

“Ditching” is the aviation term for landing a plane on any body of water. This is an in-depth investigation into why pilots make the risky decision to ditch. watch

Why Planes Crash: Human Error

Why Planes Crash: Human Error

10/01/14 02:03PM

There are many reasons why planes crash. But, according to a study published by the FAA, more often than not, the cause is just plain human error. watch

Confessions of a Serial Killer

Confessions of a Serial Killer

09/24/14 01:58PM

Jeffrey Dahmer lived a ghastly double life as an adult, ultimately becoming known as one of America’s most infamous serial killers. Through an exclusive interview with Dahmer, as well as his mother and father, this program takes an extended look inside... watch

Tangled Lives

Tangled Lives

09/19/14 02:33PM

A mother’s chilling premonition comes true when she is murdered by a stranger at the door. Another mother knows information that could catch the killer. Will she risk everything to tell it? Chris Hansen reports. watch

The House on Murder Mountain

The House on Murder Mountain

09/19/14 02:32PM

A hill just outside Salem, Oregon is a place where many lives have ended in strange ways. Yet, in this story full of murder and mystery, will the truth ever be known? watch

The Secrets in the Suitcase

The Secrets in the Suitcase

09/19/14 02:24PM

In 1980, Karin Strom was strangled to death, but a lack of evidence left her murder unsolved for decades. In 2006, Detective Brad Benson decided to reopen the lime green suitcase containing her cold case. watch

The Mystery of Lost Dog Road

The Mystery of Lost Dog Road

09/19/14 02:22PM

Roger Brauburger recounts the troubling story of his childhood friend, Bob Duke, and the tragic crime that would change both of their lives. watch

Dead Men Talking: Final Exit

Dead Men Talking: Final Exit

09/16/14 05:13PM

MSNBC was granted rare access to the Macomb County medical examiner’s office. Follow alongside our cameras to see what we found inside. watch

Witness To Waco

Witness To Waco

09/04/14 05:10PM

Check out an in-depth look into the Branch Davidians, the religious cult, which came to a tragic and fiery end in Waco, TX. watch

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