Traci Hatling

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2013 Pulitzer Prize Winners by John Branch, David Barstow and Alejandra Xanic von Bertrab, Staff, Lisa Song, Elizabeth McGowan and David Hasemyer, Brad Schrade, Jeremy Olson and Glenn Howatt

Finalists: <br>“Prognosis: Profits” (Ames Alexander, Karen Garloch, Joseph Neff, David Raynor • The Charlotte Observer, The News and Observer)<br>“FAMU …

Carjack victim recounts his harrowing night

The 26-year-old Chinese entrepreneur had just pulled his new Mercedes to the curb on Brighton Avenue to answer a text when an old sedan swerved …

The Night New York Avoided a Riot

Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated in Memphis a little after 6 p.m., Central Standard Time, on April 4, 1968. As the news spread around the …

Justice

2013 National Magazine Awards Winners by Pamela Colloff, Chris Heath, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Mimi Swartz

On August 13, 1986, Michael Morton came home from work to discover that his wife had been brutally murdered in their bed. His nightmare had only …

First Do No Harm

<b>I.</b><p><b>On Thursday, November 20, 2008,</b> shortly before midnight, Dustin King arrived at an apartment hangout in downtown Brockville, Ontario. He was …

The Tainted Kidney

The Angel of Death looks sleepy. His face shows nothing. His eyes are closed. Charles Cullen sits motionless in the wooden defendant’s chair of the …

The Body in Room 348

The corpse at the Eleganté Hotel stymied the Beaumont, Texas, police. They could find no motive for the killing of popular oil-and-gas man Greg Fleniken—and no explanation for how he had received his strange internal injuries. Bent on tracking down his killer, Fleniken’s widow, Susie, turned to …

Hannah and Andrew

<b>The most unsettling aspect</b> of <i>The State of Texas v. Hannah Ruth Overton</i>, which got under way in August 2007, was how effectively a woman who had spent …

The Innocent Man, Part Two

Editors’ note: This is the second part of a two-part story. The first half was published in the November issue and can be read here.<p>I.<p>Even though I …

The Innocent Man, Part One

Editors' note: This is part one of a two-part story. The second half can be found here.<p>I.<p>On April 12, 1987, Michael Morton sat down to write a …

Why Is American Health Care So Ridiculously Expensive?

It would be nice to say that high prices are a bug of our medical system. But they're a feature. They're part of a choice we've made.<p>The U.S. medical system is absurdly expensive. You knew that already. But you probably didn't realize just how absurdly expensive it is compared to other …

My Gucci Addiction

In the past few years, I’ve bought eighty-one leather jackets. Dozens of boots and leather gloves. I’ve purchased pants that cost $5,000. I own a $22,000 coat. This winter I took a tour of Milan’s Fashion Week (all expenses paid by Gucci, in appreciation of my many, many purchases), where I spent …

Swiss Army Knives

The Weeklies

In the Denver suburbs, as in much of the U.S., the Great Recession turned formerly stable families into the new homeless—and left many living in …