Monday, April 13

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Life, Death and Chemicals

The “zone of sacrifice” that is Oxnard, California, where low-income workers are paying the price for pesticide use and chemical dumping.

Sunday, April 12

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Did Alice Crimmins Kill Her Kids?

In 1965, a mother was charged with killing her 5-year-old son and 4-year-old daughter in Queens. Fifty years later, it still isn’t clear if she did it.

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Inside the Kremlin’s Hall of Mirrors

Fake news stories. Doctored photographs. Staged TV clips. Armies of paid trolls.

Saturday, April 11

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Confessions Of a Drug-Addicted High School Teacher

Everyone just wants to know if he’s going to the football game.

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These Are The Families Left To Reclaim Garissa's Dead

The process of claiming a loved one’s body after a massacre at a Kenyan university.

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The Lost City of Z

A mystery embedded deep within the Amazon.

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The Dukes of Oxy

Doug Dodd was a drug kingpin in high school. And now, like the narrator of a Scorcese film, he wants to tell his own story.

Friday, April 10

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The Eeriness of the English Countryside

Why do all those rugged coastlines, moors and stone buildings make England seem haunted?

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Duel in the Sun

A look back at the two men whose neck-and-neck race electrified the 1982 Boston Marathon

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Jonathan Franzen's Big Book

Before The Corrections, Jonathan Franzen was just another literary novelist with a new book coming out.

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Lagos Must Prosper

The hopes, dreams and failures of Nigeria’s commercial capital.