Transcripts (53)

E243: “Silenced Starlet” Thelma Todd Pt. 1

Unsolved Murders: True Crime Stories

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  • 14 days ago
  • 34:12

In 1935, a young movie star from Massachusetts was found dead in her Los Angeles garage. Thelma Todd had started making waves in Hollywood eight years earlier — but as her star rose, so too did the scandals surrounding her. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

E242: The Colonel and His Son Pt. 2

Unsolved Murders: True Crime Stories

  • 67 views
  • 21 days ago
  • 42:19

After the murder of Colonel Albert Fountain and his eight-year-old son, the governor of New Mexico vowed to bring their killers to justice. But the problem was more than just some cattle rustlers. The corruption and violence went all the way to the top. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

E241: The Colonel and His Son Pt. 1

Unsolved Murders: True Crime Stories

  • 83 views
  • 28 days ago
  • 37:00

In 1896, New Mexico was still the Wild West, and Colonel Albert Fountain was one of the only people keeping the territory from being overrun by bandits. But when Fountain went up against the Tularosa Gang, he finally met his match — and his young son got caught in the crossfire. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

E240: Karen Silkwood Pt. 2

Unsolved Murders: True Crime Stories

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  • about 1 month ago
  • 45:37

Karen Silkwood's death in 1974 seemed like more than a simple accident. Investigators soon uncovered clues that pointed to a massive conspiracy involving the nuclear plant, the U.S. government, and even the CIA. But they needed more than rumors for a case this big. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

E239: Karen Silkwood Pt. 1

Unsolved Murders: True Crime Stories

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  • about 1 month ago
  • 39:06

In November 1974, Karen Silkwood left work at a nuclear power plant in Oklahoma and headed to a secret meeting with The New York Times. She was planning to blow the whistle on illegal and dangerous practices at the plant — but she died before she ever got there. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices