The story of a small town just outside Pittsburgh that has suffered through a half-century of economic decline, racial tension, and endless crime. Despite that trajectory, or perhaps because of it, Aliquippa has also produced an astounding number of NFL players.
The story of H.H. Holmes, America’s first serial killer.
Only after buying a new home did the Milliken family learn something terrible had happened in it.
On June 4, 1989, the bodies of Jo, Michelle and Christe were found floating in Tampa Bay. This is the story of the murders, their aftermath, and the handful of people who kept faith amid the unthinkable.
The abusive relationship between a Bell Gardens mayor and his wife ends with her firing a gun.
Nearly 4 years ago, a 12-year-old boy was murdered in a small town in upstate New York. The suspects are well known, but nobody has been convicted of the crime.
Her parents wanted Jennifer to be successful. The pressure may have led her to plot their murder.
An investigation into serial killings in a small North Carolina city.
Alberto Nisman accused Iran and Argentina of colluding to bury a terrorist attack. Did it get him killed?
The case of Richard Glossip, whose failed Supreme Court challenge of execution methods now leaves him waiting for death. But he still insists he’s innocent.
His health failing and his business in tatters, the head of Death Row Records faces murder charges that could put him away for life.
Previously: Does a Sugar Bear Bite? (Lynn Hirschberg • New York Times Magazine • Jan 1996)