In the first half, George Knapp welcomes author Bill Friedman, who shared inside stories of the Prohibition Era’s most powerful leaders and how they later ran elegant, illegal casinos across America before moving on to build the glamorous Las Vegas Strip gambling resorts.
In the latter half, investigative journalist Toby Rogers (book link) revealed the untold story of mafia legend Silvio Eboli, a Genovese mob scion who developed an organized crime operation which involved violence, drugs, celebrities, girls, construction hustles, and crime-family business meetings.
Recent online stories allege that UFOs were carried through Dallas, Texas on flatbed trucks under police escort. UFO Casebook has published two photos and a report of the incident submitted by James Garza. Numerous people were said to have phoned in to radio stations to relate their own accounts. Some callers even claimed to have seen smoke or steam rising from the UFOs. Related video footage available at Examiner.com.
Drawings show abductee Melinda Leslie's medical procedure in a Hazmat-type tented environment, 1993...
A number of articles have caught George Knapp's attention in the last week or so, including stories about the mysterious Arctic blob, a unique crop circle in Wiltshire, and a new technology...
Author and researcher John Keel has died at the age of 79. Beginning in the 1960's, he embarked on a full-time investigation of monster, aerial and paranormal phenomena, and is perhaps best known for his work on the Mothman Incidents...
Linda Moulton Howe reported on unusual aerial phenomena, some seen by MUFON field investigator Gary Mansfield. This computer illustration by Mansfield depicts a cylindrical object he saw on January 9, 2009...
During tonight's Somewhere in Time broadcast from 5/20/98, Art makes mention of this photo of a UFO flying above a military cemetery in Hawaii.
Don Schmitt created this artwork depicting an interplanetary craft of unknown origin that crashed in southeastern New Mexico during a severe storm in the summer of 1947.
One of Linda Moulton Howe's reports concerns a 300-ft-long triangular craft seen by Kris Bales (who created this illustration).
On May 24, thousands of Rio de Janeiro residents saw a flying saucer appear in the sky over Copacabana beach. The craft, however, was of terrestrial origin-- a design by artist Peter Coffin.
Paola Harris sent us material about UFO sightings in Milan, Italy and in Izmir, Turkey that both took place on April 5, 2009. She wondered if the Italian sighting could be connected to an earthquake.
An unusually-shaped UFO was reportedly filmed by a Russian farmer recently.
Joshua P. Warren sent us an illustration of a huge v-shaped formation that he saw while looking through Night Vision goggles.
Long considered one of Ufology's premier abduction cases, the story of Betty and Barney Hill has found new life back where it all began. An exhibit at the University of New Hampshire is showcasing...
This unusual object was captured on night vision film back in December. Could it be it a UFO?
Monday night's guest, Dr. Bruce Goldberg, sent us some images to accompany his appearance. Included in the pictures are graphics depicting how "parallel souls" and "soul mates" are formed, ancient artwork and currency with possible UFO elements, and maps which may show the location of Atlantis and other lost worlds.
A photograph from Google's street view service could be showing a fleet of UFOs over East London. Ufologist Nick Pope told The Sun that the image was "truly fascinating."
To accompany Linda Moulton Howe's report on a mysterious object that fell near Needles, California last October, we present this illustration made by the witness known as 'Shark,' who described seeing a "black panel blocking out a long trail of teal, orange, red, yellow and white sparks." Graphic © 2009 by Shark for Earthfiles.com.
Four "flying saucers" turned up in Derek Burdon's photograph taken on the rooftop of London's Orion House. The shapes were invisible to the naked eye but appeared in the photo.
Residents near Torrington, CT have reported seeing a strange undulating light (pictured) in the sky on March 4, 2009. Accounts indicate several motorists witnessed the UFO and a number of cars lost power as the craft passed overhead. In one report, a person claims to have encountered a military presence in the woods and been ordered to leave the area. Further details at UFO Digest.
At 8:41 PM on January 24, 2009, commuters near Buenos Aires, Argentina stopped their cars to watch a low flying UFO.
A 12-year-old student from Bucks County, Pennsylvania noticed a blue light shining through his bedroom window, grabbed his Kodak Easy Share camera, and snapped images of the strange object (pictured). The young man said the light was probably 20 miles away and about 50 feet above the rooftops. It also appeared to be stationary, disappeared within 60 seconds, then reappeared an hour later, the student reported. More details and photos at examiner.com.