Saturday, March 23

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The Master

Robert Berman was a passionate and polarizing English teacher at the Horace Mann School. He is also accused of sexually abusing many of his devoted students.

Thursday, March 21

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A Court Of No Appeal

How one obscure sentence upset the New York Times.

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The Legend of Chris Kyle

A profile of the deadliest sniper in American history, who was murdered last month by a fellow soldier.

Wednesday, March 20

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See No Evil: The Case of Alfred Anaya

Alfred Anaya was a genius at installing secret compartments in cars. If they were used to smuggle drugs without his knowledge, he figured, that wasn’t his problem. He was wrong.

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Murder of Football Player Shakes Town

Amidst the football-obsessed culture of small-town Christian colleges in Kansas, a player is killed at a party.

Tuesday, March 19

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The Nightmare of the West Memphis Three

Three boys falsely accused of murder, and what the twenty-year saga says about all of us.

Sunday, March 17

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The Informant

A participant in a deadly shooting spree decides to snitch on his friends.

Saturday, March 16

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A Sentence Worse Than Death

The author on his 25 years in solitary confinement.

Friday, March 15

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In Mississippi, the Mysterious Murder of a Gay, Black Politician

It’s tempting to think Marco McMillian was killed because of his race, his sexuality, or because he was running for mayor. The truth is more elusive.

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After the Mile

The story of Tim Danielson, one of America’s top high school distance runners, who went on to murder his ex-wife.

Thursday, March 14

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Monday, March 11

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The Return of Superfly

A profile of Frank Lucas, whose life was the basis for the film American Gangster, decades after his days as a kingpin.