Tuesday, August 21

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Ervil LeBaron, the Mormon Manson, terrorized Mexico’s Mormon compounds, ordering the killing of enemies and relatives alike. Even after he was captured, followers continued treat the “Hit List” he left behind as the word of God.

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A report from Sprague’s Sports, a firearms emporium in Yuma, Arizona.

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“I am talking here about a time when I began to doubt the premises of all the stories I had ever told myself, a common condition but one I found troubling.”

Monday, August 20

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The secretive financial behemoth that is the American Catholic Church.

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The day Hurricane Irene nearly drowned Prattsville, New York.

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A profile of Chan ‘Cat Power’ Marshall adrift in Miami.

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The uncomfortable, and increasingly vital, relationship between Barack Obama and billionaire donors.

Sunday, August 19

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A profile of Salvatore Strazzullo, who represents celebrities, whether major or minor, who get themselves in trouble in Manhattan after dark.

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On living in Saudi Arabia.

Saturday, August 18

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“What follows is my attempt, based on a few increasingly hostile exchanges and a close reading of his terrible book, not only to examine why Mariotti is currently jobless but to explain why, in a sane world, he should forever remain that way. I present this as a cautionary tale for other sportswriters, both young and old.”

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A profile of Chelsea Clinton.

Friday, August 17

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A new chapter for Ohio State’s football coach.