Wednesday, June 24

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Five Hostages

Feeling abandoned by America, families fight to save their children from ISIS.

Monday, June 22

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Prison Born

The dilemma of the prison nursery.

Sunday, June 21

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When Drug Addicts Work in Hospitals, No One Is Safe

How a traveling medical technician managed to steal narcotics from hospitals, infecting at least 45 people with hepatitis C in the process.

Thursday, June 18

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L.A. to Nepal

The work of California Task Force Two, the “Seal Team Six of disaster aid.”

Wednesday, June 17

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The Wetsuitman

Two bodies wash up in Northern Europe, wearing identical wetsuits. The search for their identities leads authorities to a camp in Calais.

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Preying on Prisoners

On the penalties imposed – or not – on prison guards who have sex with inmates.

Monday, June 15

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Rise of al-Qaida Sahara Terrorist

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

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Mastermind

Tracing Europe’s migrant crisis to organized crime.

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The True Story of the Manson Murders

An excerpt from the best-selling true crime book of all time.

Monday, June 8

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Against His Better Judgment

A federal judge resents the harshness of mandatory drug sentences.

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Harry Devert Took a Wrong Turn in Mexico

The last trip of a dedicated wanderer.

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The Odd Couple

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.