Tuesday, January 26

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Baby Doe

Government agencies have been trying to protect children for nearly 200 years. They are still failing.

Monday, January 25

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Meet the Man Who Wants to be President, and Then Live Forever

A week on the campaign trail in the coffin-shaped Immortality Bus with Zoltan Istvan, the presidential candidate for the Transhumanist Party.

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The Sex Machine

The rise of the king of American swingers.

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Our Band Should Not Be Your Life

On the road with Quarterbacks, a young band at the bottom of the music industry.

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The Epic Fail of Hollywood’s Hottest Algorithm

According to the trades and his pitch to investors, Ryan Kavanaugh had found film business formula that couldn’t lose. It could. Unraveling a Tinseltown Ponzi scheme.

Sunday, January 24

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The Dark Underside of the Show-Dog World

“He died like a dog, because he was a dog, but not just any dog.”

The mysterious death of a champion Irish setter.

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"His Life Matters"

The story of Akai Gurley before he was killed by a New York City police officer.

Saturday, January 23

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Who Poisoned Flint, Michigan?

A writer returns home to find a toxic disaster, giant government failure, and countless children exposed to lead.

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The Big Cow Con

Arno Smit bilked millions out of Tulare County dairy workers (and at least one wealthy widow). Then he disappeared.

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Friday, January 22

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Why Is It So Difficult for Syrian Refugees to Get Into the U.S.?

More than 4 million Syrians have fled the war. 2,647 have made it to the United States.