Winner of the 2012 National Magazine Award for feature writing
On May 22, a three-quarter-mile-wide tornado carved a six-mile-long path through Joplin, Missouri, killing 160. Unable to escape, two dozen strangers sought shelter in a gas station's walk-in cooler while the funnel ripped apart every building, car, and living thing around.
Chuck Berry Goddamn!
Sixty years ago, he invented rock ‘n’ roll. After that, he was cheated, arrested, and imprisoned. He never stopped playing, though. The last major profile of one of the most influential people in American history.
Tonight on Dateline This Man Will Die
NBC's "To Catch a Predator" arrived in Murphy, Texas, to conduct a sting operation. The only honest thing that followed was the gunshot.
Four Days on the Border
An American kid hired as an assassin for a Mexican drug cartel sits in a safe house in Laredo and brags about his hits and the one he's planning next — only this time Texas police are watching.
The Brain That Couldn’t Remember
The untold story of the fight over the legacy of “H.M.” — the patient who revolutionized the science of memory. An excerpt from Patient H.M.