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How It Ends

On settling in Los Angeles after life as a war correspondent in the Middle East.

Tuesday, May 3

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The Nazi Underground

Treasure hunters still scour Lower Silesia in search of legendary wartime riches.

Saturday, April 23

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Mount Impossible: How a Disabled Veteran Conquered Kilimanjaro

Summiting one of the world’s toughest peaks gave Julian Torres something an IED blast in Afghanistan had taken away.

Friday, April 15

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The Hell After ISIS

As ISIS retreats, new horrors emerge for a Sunni family.

Tuesday, March 29

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#jihad

Why ISIS is winning the social media war.

Brendan Koerner on the Longform Podcast

Saturday, March 26

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Journey to Jihad

The story of Jejoen Bontinck, a Belgian teen-ager who travelled to Syria to fight with radical Islamists.

Friday, March 25

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Erik Prince in the Hot Seat

The U.S. Department of Justice investigates the Blackwater founder’s new firm.

Saturday, March 12

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Where Did ISIS Come From? The Story Starts Here.

Paul Bremer was briefly the Bush administration’s point person in Iraq. His decisions would have lasting consequences.

Monday, March 7

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The Disappearing Soldier

An army vet vanishes in upstate New York.

Wednesday, March 2

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The Man Who Made Millions Off the Afghan War

How a young Afghan trucking-company owner became spectacularly rich.

Tuesday, March 1

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The Plot to Take Down a Fox News Analyst

Wayne Simmons was ideal conservative commentator. A former C.I.A. operative, he ate lunch with Donald Rumsfeld, took trips to Guantánamo aboard Air Force Two, and pumped the party line on Fox News. There was only one problem: Simmons had never been in the C.I.A.

Friday, February 26

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Bearing Witness to the Rise of ISIS

The story of freelance journalist Anna Therese Day.