Wednesday, May 9

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On the ground with U.S. troops in Afghanistan.

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The case of the murdered real-estate legend and her enraged assistant.

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A married father of two tracks down his free-living doppelgänger, a musician who has avoided responsibility at every turn, to see who’s happier.

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Inside the Quidditch World Cup.

Tuesday, May 8

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“There was no Delta blues before there were cheap, readily available steel-string guitars. And those guitars, which transformed American culture, were brought to the boondocks by Sears, Roebuck & Co.”

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From failure to Pixar, Steve Jobs’ “wilderness years.”

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A profile of Maurice Sendak.

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A year with Major Steve Beck as he takes on the most difficult duty of his career: casualty notification.

Monday, May 7

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A profile of Mark Zuckerberg, savvy CEO.

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Is creativity in our genes? A self-made scholar’s search for the answer.

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In the early ’90s, American Airlines began selling lifetime passes for unlimited first-class travel. It hasn’t worked out well for the airline.

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On geoengineering, a high risk/high reward fix for global warming.