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Stories with person: Truman Capote
  • Upgrades begin at storied artists' retreat in upstate NY 
    Updated: Apr-27-15 7:58 am

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - Work has begun on upgrades planned for a storied artists' retreat in upstate New York that has hosted some of America's greatest writers, composers and artists.

  • Hanging of 'In Cold Blood' killers marks 50th anniversary 
    Updated: Apr-12-15 12:33 pm

    TOPEKA, Kansas - Authorities gathered in the musty, bleakly lit warehouse that housed the gallows at Lansing State Penitentiary to execute convicted murderers Dick Hickock and Perry Smith during the early morning hours of April 14, 1965.