Under the cover of curing addicts, they beat and brainwashed their charges in basements across California. When a cult deprogrammer crossed them, he found a rattlesnake in his mailbox.
Monday, September 29
Sixteen-year-old Kalief Browder was accused of taking a backpack. He spent the next three years on Rikers Island, without trial.
Friday, September 26
He’s spent decades dodging the law. He’s escaped from jail twice by helicopter. He’s given millions to the poor. The story of how Vassilis Paleokostas, Greece’s most wanted man, became a folk hero.
On former CIA agent John T. Downey, who spent more than 20 years in China as the longest held American captive of war.
Wednesday, September 24
Jeff Walton is a 69-year-old plumber with a wife and 35-year-old son. It turns out he’s also Ronald Stan, a Canadian man who faked his own death in 1977.
Sunday, September 21
Saturday, September 20
Friday, September 19
The profile of a 34-year-old woman named Charity Johnson who tricked people all over the country into believing she was still in high school.
Wednesday, September 17
Friday, September 12
The debate over who’s responsible when a child kills.
Wednesday, September 10
On the president’s campaign to crack down on campus rape.