After Devaughn Darling died during a workout with the Florida State football team, his family was awarded a payout of $2 million. That was 13 years ago. Only $200,000 has come.
Tuesday, August 26
Interviews with a receptionist, a factory worker and others about life on the job.
Excerpted from Working and available online for the first time.
After one of the most decisive wins in Kentucky Derby history, Barbaro broke his leg at the Preakness, ending a promising career and beginning a herculean effort to save his life.
Spun-off from Time Warner and saddled with $1.3 billion in debt as a parting gift, the once-mighty Time Inc needs to reinvent itself. Fast.
Monday, August 25
How seven Italian scientists came to be convicted of manslaughter following a catastrophic quake.
The future (and past) of non-lethal weaponry deployed against civilian populations.
How Cassandro, who wrestles in drag, became a star Mexican luchadore.
Sunday, August 24
The bumpy rise of Saturday Night Live’s first star.
Excerpted from Saturday Night, published in 1986.
Saturday, August 23
An oddball team of ship salvage mercenaries is tasked with uprighting a tipped two-football-field-long cargo ship before it sinks into the darkness of Alaska’s Aleutian Islands.