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How Gangs Took Over Prisons

Maintaining order behind bars.

Friday, September 12

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Is It a Crime to Raise a Killer?

The debate over who’s responsible when a child kills.

Wednesday, September 10

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Ending College Sexual Assault

On the president’s campaign to crack down on campus rape.

Sunday, September 7

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The Rise and Fall of the Biggest Pot Dealer in New York City History

How a Canadian used a Mohawk reservation’s lakes to smuggle tons of marijuana to stash houses in Brooklyn and Staten Island, resulting in nearly a billion in profits, which he laundered through the Sinaloa Cartel.

Thursday, September 4

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Wednesday, September 3

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Tuesday, September 2

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They Heard the Call of Freedom, a Summons that Still Haunts

“They thought they were going to change the world,” he says of the 1964 Mississippi Summer Project volunteers. “They didn’t expect that white folks would be so vicious.”

Saturday, August 30

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The Single-Mom Murder

She moved to Cape Cod to escape the glitzy Manhattan world she born into. The only witness to her murder was her 2-year-old daughter. Everyone she knew, it seemed, was a suspect.

Wednesday, August 27

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Intelligence Gap

How a Chinese national, with the help of a suspected spy, disappeared with laptops and hard drives that may have contained sensitive information from the Arizona Counter Terrorism Information Center.

Monday, August 25

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The Aftershocks

How seven Italian scientists came to be convicted of manslaughter following a catastrophic quake.

Thursday, August 21

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A 'Silent Mass Disaster'

When adults like Billy Smolinski go missing, it’s hard to get the authorities involved.

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Bill Cosby's Untold Story

On the comedian’s relationship with his son and how it changed the course of The Cosby Show.

Excerpted from Cosby: His Life and Times.