Friday, December 28



In 2003, a platoon of American soldiers opened fire on a family in a Baghdad intersection. A decade later, one of the shooters tracks down the survivors.


Disaster Movie

On the actors who unwittingly starred in The Innocence of Muslims.

Monday, December 10


Operation Delirium

The legacy of a secret Cold War program that tested chemical weapons on thousands of American soldiers.

Wednesday, November 21


Fort Bragg's Deadly Summer

Looking for answers following a mysterious string of slayings and suicides at the base.

Thursday, November 15

Tuesday, October 30


Hacking the President’s DNA

On the potential existence of personalized bioweapons, which could attack a single individual without leaving a trace, and how they might be stopped.

Friday, October 26


General Failure

The U.S. military’s leadership problem.

Saturday, October 13


The Hunt for "Geronimo"

How Barack Obama decided to green-light the operation that killed Osama bin Laden.

Tuesday, September 18


'Moral' Robots

The debate over autonomous lethal drones.

Friday, September 7


The Devil and Jeffrey MacDonald

Did a handsome young Green Beret doctor kill his pregnant wife and two daughters? Or, as he claims, did a group of candle-carrying hippies carry out a vicious home invasion while chanting “Acid is groovy, kill the pigs”? A mystery that spanned three decades.

Tuesday, July 31


Waiting for a Kill Shot 7,000 Miles Away

The emotional toll on drone pilots.

Tuesday, July 17


The Wedding

Erwynn Umali, Will Behrens, and the first gay wedding on a military base.