Monday, April 30

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Firestarter

From prison, a member of the Earth Liberation Front tells her story.

Friday, April 27

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Alone, 'Riodoce' Covers the Drug Cartel Beat

A profile of the Mexican newsweekly, a “lone voice” in reporting on the narcos.

Thursday, April 26

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George Zimmerman: Prelude To a Shooting

A portrait of Trayvon Martin’s killer.

Monday, April 23

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The House of Second Chances

On L.A.’s Homeboy Industries, which offers former felons—including at least one disgraced CEO—the chance to work.

Friday, April 20

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Do Fingerprints Lie?

Controversy over the alleged gold standard of forensic evidence.

Tuesday, April 17

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Truth or Consequences

The story behind the story that ended Dan Rather’s career.

Monday, April 16

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The Bravest Woman in Seattle

She survived an evil, gruesome attack. Her partner did not. An account of a victim, a widow, telling her story on the witness stand.

Update, 4/16/12: This piece was just awarded the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing.
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The Bravest Woman in Seattle

She survived an evil, gruesome attack. Her partner did not. An account of a victim, a widow, telling her story on the witness stand.

Update, 4/16/12: This piece was just awarded the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing.

Sunday, April 15

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The Penge Mystery: the murder of Harriet Staunton

On a Victorian-era murder case, and the novel it inspired.