Bryan Burrough

6 articles

Meet The Weather Underground’s Bomb Guru

What led to the 1970 explosion of a Greenwich Village townhouse, in which three members of the Weather Underground were killed, and what happened to the group after.

Excerpted from Days of Rage.


The Mystery of Bartlett Lake

The wealthy widow of an East Bay newspaper baron, her cowboy fantasy man, and the drowning nobody could solve.


Another Night to Remember

The sinking of the Costa Concordia cruise ship.


Missing White Female

The disappearance of Natalee Holloway and the clash of cultures that followed.


Nightmare on Elwood Avenue

A Barclays analyst leaves for a routine laser treatment and is never heard from again. Ten months later, authorities find her body under a concrete slab at the house of her doctor, who was in fact not a doctor at all.


Mad About the Boys

Lou Pearlman, the guy responsible for the Backstreet Boys and ‘NSync, bilked his investors of $300 million and fled the country. But the boys say he was interested in more than just money.