The work of California Task Force Two, the “Seal Team Six of disaster aid.”
Thursday, June 18
Wednesday, June 17
Two bodies wash up in Northern Europe, wearing identical wetsuits. The search for their identities leads authorities to a camp in Calais.
On the penalties imposed – or not – on prison guards who have sex with inmates.
Monday, June 15
A profile of Moktar Belmoktar, Al-Qaida’s “most difficult employee,” who was responsible for a major attack on an Algerian BP plant and, according to U.S. and Libyan forces, was killed in an air strike on Sunday.Rukmini Callimachi on the Longform Podcast.
Saturday, June 13
An excerpt from the best-selling true crime book of all time.
Monday, June 8
A federal judge resents the harshness of mandatory drug sentences.
Madeleine Fullard is on a mission to locate the remains of apartheid’s murdered activists. She needs the help of Eugene de Kock, a former police squad leader known as “Prime Evil,” to do so.
Thursday, June 4
In 1948, a man was found on a beach in South Australia. The circumstances of his death and his identity were rich with mystery. When an amateur sleuth became obsessed, he could not imagine where the clues would lead him.
Wednesday, June 3
Monday, June 1
“If you’re a glass is half-full kind of person, you’d say they’re repurposing the abandoned coal mine” and using it to create jobs, says Wright. “And if you're a glass is half-empty kind of person, you'd say it's pretty unconscionable that you’re putting people in cages at gunpoint and putting them in toxic waste sites.”