Did a CIA Experiment Create the Unabomber?
For full episodes of Dark Matters, visit http://www.youtube.com/user/sciencefullepisodes A student at Harvard named Theodore Kaczynski, aka the Unabomber, participated in an intense experiment in the...
Charles Harrelson
Charles Voyde Harrelson (July 23, 1938 – March 15, 2007) was an American organized crime figure who was convicted of assassinating federal judge John H. Wood, Jr., the first federal judge killed in th...
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Ali Saleh Kahlah al-Marri
Ali Saleh Kahlah al-Marri (Arabic: علي صالح كحلة المري ) (b. 1966/1967) is a citizen of Qatar who was sentenced to serve a 15-year sentence in a United States federal prison, with credit for the nearl...
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Thomas Silverstein
Thomas Edward Silverstein (born February 4, 1952) is an American convicted murderer. He has been incarcerated continuously since 1977 and has been convicted of four separate murders while imprisoned, ...
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List of former inmates of US Penitentiary, Florence ADX
This is a list of notable inmates who were once held at the United States Penitentiary, Administrative Maximum Security Facility, the federal supermax prison in Florence, Colorado. You may click on t...
Ramzi Yousef
Ramzi Yousef (Arabic: رمزي يوسف‎ Ramzī Yūsuf; born 20 May 1967) is one of the main perpetrators of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, bombing of Philippine Airlines Flight 434, and a co-co...
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Terry Nichols
Terry Lynn Nichols (born April 1, 1955) is a convicted accomplice in the Oklahoma City bombing. Prior to his incarceration, he held a variety of short-term jobs, working as a farmer, grain elevator ma...
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H. Rap Brown
Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin, (born October 4, 1943, as Hubert Gerold Brown), also known as H. Rap Brown, was chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in the 1960s, and during a short-lived...
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Sammy Gravano
Salvatore "Sammy the Bull" Gravano (born March 12, 1945) is a former underboss of the Gambino crime family. He is known as the man who helped bring down John Gotti, the family's boss, by agreeing to b...
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Yū Kikumura
Yū Kikumura (菊村 憂, Kikumura Yū, born 1947) was allegedly a member of the Japanese Red Army, an armed militant organization.Police arrested Kikumura in Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam in 1986 whe...
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Khalid Sheikh Mohammed
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed (Arabic: خالد شيخ محمد, Khālid Shaykh Muḥammad‎; also transliterated as Khalid Shaikh Mohammed, and additionally known by at least fifty aliases; born 1964 or 1965) is...
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Francisco Javier Arellano Félix
Francisco Javier Arellano Félix (born 11 December 1969), the brother of Ramón Arellano Félix, is a former Mexican drug lord and leader of the Tijuana Cartel involved in drug-smuggling operations from ...
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Juan Matta-Ballesteros
Juan Ramón Matta-Ballesteros (January 12, 1945) (commonly known as Ramón Matta) is a former drug lord with ties to the Colombian Medellin Cartel and the Guadalajara Cartel.In April 1988, he was taken...
Nicholas Corozzo
Nicholas "Little Nick" Corozzo (born March 17, 1940) is a New York mobster who was the reputed acting boss of the Gambino crime family.
Nicholas Corozzo was born on Pitkin Avenue in the East New Y...
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Mutulu Shakur
Mutulu Shakur (born Jeral Wayne Williams, August 8, 1950) is an American black nationalist and acupuncturist. He was a proponent of the Republic of New Afrika and a close friend of Geronimo Pratt.Shak...
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Iyman Faris
Iyman Faris (aka Mohammad Rauf; born June 4, 1969) is a Pakistani American who served for months as a double agent for the FBI before pleading guilty in May 2003 of providing material support to Al Qa...
Faisal Shahzad
Faisal Shahzad (Urdu: فیصل شہزاد; born June 30, 1979) is a Pakistani-American citizen who was arrested for the attempted May 1, 2010, Times Square car bombing. On June 21, 2010, in Federal Distr...
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Anthony Casso
Anthony Salvatore "Gaspipe" Casso (born May 21, 1940 in Brooklyn, New York City) is an Italian American mobster and former underboss of the Lucchese crime family. During his career in organized crime,...
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Mohammed Jabarah
Mohammed Mansour Jabarah (محمد منصور جبارة) (born December 21, 1981) is a Kuwaiti convicted of terrorism-related offences. Jabarah was active in al-Qaeda and Jemaah Islamiyah circles, and was arreste...
Matthew F. Hale
Matthew F. Hale (born July 27, 1971), more commonly known as Matt Hale, was the third Pontifex Maximus (Latin for "highest priest") of the nontheistic and ethnocentric religion, Creativity, and the fo...
Combatant Status Review Tribunal
The Combatant Status Review Tribunals (CSRT) were a set of tribunals for confirming whether detainees held by the United States at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp had been correctly designated as "e...
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Omar Abdel-Rahman
Sheikh Omar Abdel-Rahman (Arabic: عمر عبد الرحمن‎, ‘Umar ‘Abd ar-Raḥman; born 3 May 1938), commonly known in the United States as "The Blind Sheikh", is a blind Egyptian Muslim leader who is...
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Mahmud Abouhalima
Mahmud Abouhalima (Arabic: محمود أبو حليمه ‎; born 1959) is a convicted perpetrator of the 1993 World Trade Center Bombing. His red hair earned him the nickname Mahmud the Red.
Born to a...
Vito Rizzuto
Vito Rizzuto (February 21, 1946 – December 23, 2013) was alleged to be the leading boss of the Sicilian Mafia in Canada. He headed the notorious Rizzuto crime family, based in Montreal.
Vito Rizzu...
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Tyler Bingham
Tyler "The Hulk" Bingham, also known as T. D. Bingham, is a lieutenant in the Aryan Brotherhood prison gang, despite his Jewish background. Tyler Bingham was convicted of murder and sent back to Unit...
José Padilla (prisoner)
José Padilla (born October 18, 1970), also known as Abdullah al-Muhajir (/ɑːbˈdʌlə ælmuːˈhɑːdʒɪər/ ahb-DUL-ə-al-moo-HAH-jeer) or Muhajir Abdullah, is a United States citizen from Brooklyn, New York, w...
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O. G. Mack
Omar Portee, aka O. G. Mack or Godfather Mack, was born in New York and was involved in creating the New York United Blood Nation. In 1987, Portee claimed to have witnessed Don Taylor shoot Terrance J...