The money has dried up, the models are broken and “there are simply many, many more high-priced lawyers today than there is high-priced legal work.” On the end of an era.
Monday, July 22
The fate of a star 16-year-old pitcher in Japan.
Why some innovations spread quick while others take decades to catch hold.
Sunday, July 21
How Goldman Sachs made $5 billion by controlling supply and manipulating the aluminum market.
On paleopathologist Gino Fornaciari and his investigations into murders from centuries past.
Saturday, July 20
California’s most prolific serial killer returns with little fanfare after a 13-year break.
Friday, July 19
The murder of an Olympic champion and the autopsy that shook a city.
The inspiration for Boogie Nights, how Jerry Lee Lewis got away with murder and the article that prompted this week’s cover — a collection of great crime reporting published by Rolling Stone.
Reporting on drug-resistant tuberculosis across Papua New Guinea – and then contracting the disease.
The mysterious life and death of Dow B. Hover, the man who ran New York’s electric chair.
How a corporate network engineer became one of Aleppo’s most prolific weapons manufacturers.