Friday, May 25

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A man living in the Boston suburbs learns he could be one of the only survivors of a 1982 massacre in Guatemala.

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The author on his mother’s deteriorating health and the “price of longevity.”

Thursday, May 24

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For 12 days she was tortured and raped by a former neighbor, who strung her up on a deer-skinning device. On the fourth day, she forgave him.

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Twenty-one-year-old Briton Lucie Blackman came to Tokyo and found work in the Roppongi district hostess bars, where businessmen come to flirt with paid companions, and Western women draw a premium fee. Two months later, she disappeared. She would be found underneath a bathtub in a beachside cave.

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Ostensibly straight black men who have sex with other men.

Wednesday, May 23

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How a surgical innovation allowed Dallas Weins to find a new face.

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Ina May Gaskin and the battle for at-home births.

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A group of Long Island misfits with aspirations towards Satanic worship disappeared into the woods to take mescaline. One of them never came back.

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Inside the ultra-Orthodox Jewish rally at Citi Field to discuss the dangers of the internet:

A man in a black fur hat asked him what, exactly, was an app, and he explained it to him. The man grimaced and walked away.

Tuesday, May 22

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Inside Moammar Gadhafi’s secret surveillance network.