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Case 13

Blood Feud on Tug Fork, KY-WV

Filed under: rural, labor

The Hatfield-McCoy feud has come to symbolize a distinctly American brand of clan warfare, but could the story be a tall tale, woven together from exaggerations and outright lies?

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Case 14

Bootleg Perfume in St. Paul?

Filed under: prohibition, crime

St. Paul, Minnesota, was a hotbed of gangsters and bootleggers with G-men hot on their trail. But alcohol still flowed freely. Were the bootleggers always one step ahead?

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Case 15

Mutiny in James Bay, Canada

Filed under: mystery, age of discovery

Henry Hudson mysteriously disappeared in a land that no European adventurer had ever explored. Why did the frozen waters of the New World become a fatal obsession for him?

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