Tuesday, July 9

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What Is to Be Done About the Banks?

On the dangerous state of U.K. banks—“an existential threat to British democracy, a more serious one than terrorism, either external or internal”—and how it can be fixed.

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First Lost, Then Murdered

The story of Melissa Barthelemy, a prostitute killed in a string of murders on Long Island in December 2010.

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Mursi's Downfall

An inside account of the Egyptian leader’s last day in power.

Monday, July 8

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“Why Did You Shoot Me? I Was Reading a Book”

On the militarization of America’s police forces.

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40 Minutes in Benghazi

The story of the attack that killed U.S. ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, told from the persepctive of the security agents there to protect him.

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Sunday, July 7

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John Wayne: A Love Song

On set in Mexico with the Duke.

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Open Waters

Encounters with the sea.

Saturday, July 6

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Manhattan Fold ’Em

How a high-stakes poker game that started at Tobey Maguire’s house became part of a $100 million gambling and money-laundering operation orchestrated by the Russian mob.

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Reflections on Violence

“Violence, being instrumental by nature, is rational to the extent that it is effective in reaching the end which must justify it.”

Friday, July 5

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The Endless Summer Of Bob Uecker

Nine innings with Mr. Baseball.