The Whitey Bulger TrialWhat it’s like when one of the world’s most terrifying criminals puts a shotgun in your mouth.
Gambling With Gun ViolenceIs the structure of Florida’s legal system to blame for Trayvon Martin’s killing?
The Whitey Bulger TrialEverything you need to know about one of the most colorful criminals in American history.
Should Ariel Castro Be Prosecuted for Fetal Homicide?Maybe. But we should focus on the harm he did to the women he's accused of abducting.
Is Boston Like Columbine?Were the Tsarnaev brothers a “dyad” like Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, with a charismatic leader and submissive follower?
Why Some Terrorist Attacks Go UnsolvedAnd the clues they offer for catching whoever is behind the Boston Marathon bombing.
Boston Punk Zombies Are Watching You!The Boston police go undercover on the Internet to stop the city’s most dreaded scourge: DIY indie-rock shows.
He Didn't Eat Anyone. He's Still Guilty.The “cannibal cop” has been convicted of a crime he only dreamed of committing.
The Lock PickersVictorian England made the strongest locks in the world—until an American showed up and promised he could pick them.
The Whitey Bulger TrialShould John Martorano be at the defendant’s table, with Whitey testifying against him?
Is Kaitlyn Hunt Being Punished Because She Is Gay?It looks that way. But her case is about more than gay rights.
Did the Cleveland Cops Botch the Search for the Missing Women?They did everything they could and it still wasn’t enough. Here’s why.
“There’s a Strong Consensus He Was Pretty Normal”Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's high school classmates remember him as “really nice”—not someone likely to be a suspected bomber.