David Amsden

4 articles


A profile of Oscar de la Renta.


The New Face of Heroin

A dispatch from Vermont, which is in the midst of what the governor calls a “full-blown heroin crisis.”


The Siege of Fulton Avenue

Just after midnight, Rye police arrived to bust a house full of partying teenagers. The kids refused to unlock the door, and parents and cops flooded the street. A minute-by-minute account of the standoff.


The One-Man Drug Company

Lenny makes $5,000 a week selling coke. It was easy to get into the business after finishing prep school. Getting out and going legit after his final score is proving much more difficult.