Serial Killers

food-features

Why This Baker Turned Chernobyl and the Oklahoma City Bombing Into Cakes

Brooklyn-based Paige Heimark is a 'disaster artist' who uses cake to underscore how we consume trauma.
Emma Orlow
7.1.19
Film

Director Joe Berlinger Won’t Stop Talking About Ted Bundy

The ‘Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile’ director says he made it for his daughters’ generation after learning they didn’t know the infamous killer.
Noel Ransome
5.3.19
News

Family and Friends of Bruce McArthur's Victims Recount How Their Murders Have Devastated Them

“This is a homophobic serial killing,” the sister of Selim Esen, one of the victims, told a Toronto court.
Rachel Browne
2.4.19
Culture

We Don’t Need Any More Stories About Ted Bundy

By making Bundy a subject of movies, songs, TV shows, and podcasts, we’re giving a narcissist exactly what he always wanted—attention.
Shailee Koranne
1.30.19
News

Serial Killer Bruce McArthur Pleads Guilty to Eight Counts of Murder

The former landscaper was accused of preying on men with ties to Toronto’s Gay Village.
Rachel Browne
1.29.19
true crime

Ted Bundy Tells His Own Horrific Story in Netflix's New True Crime Doc

Joe Berlinger's 'Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes' shows us the man behind the monster.
Seth Ferranti
1.25.19
NETFLIX

The Best True Crime on Netflix Right Now

From diabolical bank heists to the shooting of Bob Marley, there's never been a better time to binge stories of crime and punishment.
Beckett Mufson
10.26.18
crime

This Author Forecasts a New Wave of Serial Killers in 2035

In ‘Sons of Cain’ investigative historian Peter Vronsky argues war and economic crisis play a role in making murderers.
Mack Lamoureux
8.22.18
crime

What a British case says about alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur and police

The cases raise concerns about homophobia when it comes to how police deal with violence against LGBTQ people.
Rachel Browne
7.6.18
true crime

The Golden State Killer Case Shows a 'Path' to Finally Catch the Zodiac

A prominent Zodiac sleuth told us about new evidence he said he's seen exclusively and how he thinks cops should move ahead from here.
Dave Minsky
5.8.18
true crime

America's First 'Craigslist Killer' Was a Six-Foot-Tall Norwegian Widow

At the turn of the 20th century, serial killer Belle Gunness became a tabloid sensation.
Seth Ferranti
4.2.18
crime

How Alleged Serial Killer Bruce McArthur Compares to Other Infamous Murderers

Experts weighed in on what burial patterns and alleged sexual relationships tell us about McArthur.
Manisha Krishnan
1.31.18
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