Friday, January 29

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The Great Whiskey Heist

How a distillery worker in Kentucky stole hundreds of thousands of dollars’ worth of bourbon, one barrel at a time.

Wednesday, January 27

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Once Upon a Jihad

Life and death with the young and radicalized.

Tuesday, January 26

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Baby Doe

Government agencies have been trying to protect children for nearly 200 years. They are still failing.

Sunday, January 24

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The Dark Underside of the Show-Dog World

“He died like a dog, because he was a dog, but not just any dog.”

The mysterious death of a champion Irish setter.

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"His Life Matters"

The story of Akai Gurley before he was killed by a New York City police officer.

Saturday, January 23

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The Big Cow Con

Arno Smit bilked millions out of Tulare County dairy workers (and at least one wealthy widow). Then he disappeared.

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Wednesday, January 20

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Hidden Damages

After his daughter died in a terrorist attack, Stephen Flatow won an unprecedented judgment against her killers. Then he had to figure out how to actually collect.

Tuesday, January 19

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The Man Who Solved His Own Murder

In 2006, Alexander Litvinenko, a former Russian spy working for British intelligence, was poisoned. As he lay dying, he worked with detectives to find his killer.

Thursday, January 14

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The Dragnet

After Daniel Rigmaiden was arrested for a multi-million dollar fraud, he didn’t argue that he was innocent. He wasn’t. But he couldn’t understand how he had been caught. Rigmaiden had covered his tracks meticulously — the only way the cops could’ve found him, he realized, was through some secret tracking device that they had never disclosed to the public.

Wednesday, January 13

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Inside the Snitch Tank

What seems like a slam-dunk case against a mass murderer exposes widespread prosecutorial misconduct in Orange County.

Saturday, January 9

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El Chapo Speaks

A secret meeting, and short Q&A, with the drug lord while he was still on the lam.