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First Lost, Then Murdered

Crime-scene tape marks off an area where the bodies of four women, including Melissa Barthelemy, were found along a quarter-mile stretch of beachside road in December 2010 in Babylon, N.Y. Photo by…
PUBLISHED: July 9, 2013
LENGTH: 14 minutes (3535 words)

Assault Rifles Are Big Business in Florida as Federal Ban Looms

As Suleiman Yousef fires a sleek black AR-15-style rifle, orange and blue muzzle bursts flash inside the Trail Glades Gun Range in West Miami-Dade. The rapid-fire rounds ping off a metal target 100…
PUBLISHED: Feb. 18, 2013
LENGTH: 20 minutes (5024 words)

Miami's Best Youth Football Team Beats Violence, Gambling, Turmoil, and Opponents

With 90 seconds left in the first half, Nay'quan Wright walks slowly back to the line of scrimmage. Like his teammates on the Miami Gardens Bulldogs, the middle linebacker is grabbing his hips and…
PUBLISHED: Jan. 14, 2013
LENGTH: 21 minutes (5268 words)

The Real John McAfee: Four Hours In Miami With A Wanted Man and Master Bulls**tter

photo by Michael E. MillerJohn McAfee on Lincoln RoadFor an instant, John McAfee is anonymous. He is haggard, sleep deprived, and a bit unhinged, but anonymous. For the first time in days, there are…
PUBLISHED: Dec. 14, 2012
LENGTH: 8 minutes (2187 words)

The Land of Topless Minarets and Headless Little Girls

Cities, like dreams, are made of desires and fears, even if the thread of their discourse is secret, their rules are absurd, their perspectives deceitful, and everything conceals something else. In…
PUBLISHED: Dec. 11, 2012
LENGTH: 14 minutes (3618 words)

CyberCity allows government hackers to train for attacks

CyberCity has all the makings of a regular town. There’s a bank, a hospital and a power plant. A train station operates near a water tower. The coffee shop offers free WiFi. But only certain…
PUBLISHED: Nov. 26, 2012
LENGTH: 8 minutes (2139 words)

America's Last Prisoner of War | Politics News

Bowe Bergdahl prepares for graduation from basic training near Fort Benning in Georgia. Courtesy of the Bergdahl Family. The mother and father sit at the kitchen table in their Idaho farmhouse,…
PUBLISHED: June 7, 2012
LENGTH: 6 minutes (1612 words)

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The Lonely Battle of Wael Ghonim

PUBLISHED: Jan. 22, 2012
LENGTH: 3 minutes (824 words)
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