A Philadelphia homicide detective on the rise abused his power in bizarre and extreme ways. How did he get away with it for so long?
On a vast plantation in the Dominican Republic, Haitian migrants still use machetes to harvest sugarcane that’s exported to the U.S. The workers are protesting poor working and living conditions.
As sea levels rise, two communities in Nigeria are adapting in radically different ways.
A Catholic boarding school on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is seeking forgiveness for its troubled history. But school survivors want justice first.
Now that the fall of Roe v. Wade has ended the constitutional right to abortion, many in the religious right have a new goal: undermining trust in, and limiting access to, hormonal contraception – including the pill.
The baseball industry created an entire workforce exempt from being paid minimum wage and overtime – and players eventually cried foul.
New developments in Mexico’s investigation into the disappearance of 43 college students are making headlines, and also ruffling feathers.
Companies across the South profited off the forced labor of people in prison after the Civil War – a racist system known as convict leasing.
The group True the Vote has collected millions off spreading “the big lie” that the 2020 election was stolen by voter fraud.
After amassing a small fortune, Synanon turns from a revolutionary rehab into a violent cult with mass sterilizations and a rattlesnake in a mailbox.