investigation

maria butina

"I destroyed my own life": Maria Butina is very sorry she conspired to influence the U.S. election

The pro-gun, alleged Russian agent is going to jail for 18 months.
Emma Ockerman
4.26.19
Notre Dame

What was destroyed and saved in Notre Dame's massive fire

The building's rose windows, the crown of thorns, and one of the world's biggest organs were all saved.
David Gilbert
4.16.19
murder

Chicago police are finally investigating whether a serial killer murdered 51 women since 2001

Many were found on the south and west sides of Chicago, and almost all were black.
Emma Ockerman
4.12.19
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51 Percent of Students Accused of Stalking or Abuse Allowed to Stay at UK Universities

Through FOI requests, Broadly asked every UK university how many students were accused of stalking or domestic abuse, and how many were expelled by college authorities. We found 381 cases of student-on-student abuse and stalking in a three year period.
Sirin Kale
4.8.19
americana

We Asked Actual Mafia Experts If Trump Is Really Acting Like a 'Mob Boss'

Comparing the president to a Mafia leader is almost a cliché at this point. Is it just a joke, or something more?
Alex Norcia
2.26.19
Remembering Things

The Spectacular Failure of the World's Only Hard Rock Theme Park

Hard Rock Park boasted rides themed around Led Zeppelin songs and acid trips, but it closed after just five months, amid the 2008 financial crisis. Ten years later, we visited the abandoned site to find out how it went off the rails.
Will Caiger-Smith
2.11.19
Broadly

Why Do So Many Adult Men Keep Their Mattresses On The Floor?

Despite most bed frames costing less than a month's worth of cold brews, there appears to be an epidemic of grown-ass men refusing to hoist their mattresses onto one. We investigate.
Maria Yagoda
2.5.19
Sex

Photo of Couple Boning on Top of Pyramids Prompts International Investigation

Egyptian authorities are investigating the photo posted by a Danish photographer, Andreas Hvid, that shows him and a model bumping uglies on the Great Pyramid of Giza.
Mack Lamoureux
12.10.18
Comics!

'Obsessed with the Mueller Investigation,' Today's Comic by Lane Milburn

Lane does a deep dive into his feeling around the Mueller investigation.
Lane Milburn
12.10.18
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6 Scottish Women Were Killed By Men They Previously Reported to Police

New Freedom of Information data reveals the number of women who died over the last three years even after reporting their partners or exes to Police Scotland for threatening behavior.
Sirin Kale
11.23.18
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7 Abuse Victims in the UK Died By Suspected Suicide in the Last 5 Years

An exclusive Broadly investigation reveals that multiple victims of abuse across the UK have died by suspected suicide—even after speaking with police.
Sirin Kale
11.22.18
elon musk

Elon Musk’s blunt thoughts on weed might be causing problems for SpaceX with NASA

NASA is reportedly going to investigate the safety of Elon Musk’s SpaceX after he smoked weed on Joe Rogan’s podcast.
Rex Santus
11.21.18
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