Has the body of Captain Black Sam Bellamy been found at last? Remains of the richest pirate ever are 'discovered encased in his shipwreck' decades after its discovery off Cape Cod

Human bones recovered from a shipwreck may belong to the infamous pirate Samuel 'Black Sam' Bellamy. Black Sam is regarded as the most successful pirate of all time, capturing more than 53 ships and plundering a loot of $130 million (adjusted for inflation ...

Aleshea Harris’s “Is God Is” Couples a Tabloid-y Revenge Tragedy With a Formalist Distancing

Mid-20th-century scholars found value in some of their plays because the violence was encased in poetry of a creepy, elegiac beauty. They became, for a while, a standard part of the serious-theater repertoire. That fashion has waned — to my relief ...