Inexplicable Crime

On the psychology of mass killer Anders Behring Breivik.

Saturday, May 16


In Bourbon Country, a Shot of Scandal

The case of the disappearing Pappy Van Winkle bourbon.

Friday, May 15


Buried in Baltimore

Decades after a young nun was murdered, a group of former Catholic high school students begin to suspect that an abusive priest may have been the culprit.


Thursday, May 14


The Untold Story of Silk Road, Part 2: The Fall

First they found his server, then they found his name. But if they couldn’t catch him with his laptop open, the whole thing would fall apart.


Cruel and Unusual

The events leading up to the botched execution of Clayton Lockett.

Tuesday, May 12


The Wedding Sting

A faked marriage between undercover agents leads to the arrest of a dozen drug dealers.

Saturday, May 9


The Man Who Broke the Music Business

A CD plant employee ushered in the modern era of music piracy by teaming up with a shadowy “Scene” crew on IRC chat.

Thursday, May 7



The sheriff of Putnam County, Georgia, finally meets a case he can’t solve.

Tuesday, May 5

Monday, May 4


Hot Shmurda

He went from a viral pop hit to an arrest for conspiracy to murder charges in just under six months. Was Bobby Shmurda “too real” for his label?


The Painful Price of Aging in Prison

Harsh sentences have given us an aging prison population, and all the medical problems that come with age are beginning to choke the system.