Bill Covert

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Ex-Florida cops' black girlfriend testifies in racist text case

A white former Florida cop who was fired for exchanging racist text messages with other officers isn't racist—according to his black …

The Devil and the Art Dealer

It was the greatest art theft in history: 650,000 works looted from Europe by the Nazis, many of which were never recovered. But last November the world learned that German authorities had found a trove of 1,280 paintings, drawings, and prints worth more than a billion dollars in the Munich …

Apocalypse, New Jersey: A Dispatch From America's Most Desperate Town

The first thing you notice about Camden, New Jersey, is that pretty much everyone you talk to has just gotten his or her ass kicked.<p>Instead of …

Law Enforcement

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Boston Bombing Suspect, Has Life Or Death Resting In Attorney General

He is accused of killing three people and injuring hundreds more in a bombing that shook Boston and the nation.<p>Now, the decision whether or not to pursue the death penalty for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev may prove complicated in the weeks to come.<p>The decision lies with Attorney General Eric Holder, who is …

Accused Boston Bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev Reportedly Heard Voices And May Have Been Schizophrenic

The Globe spoke to several acquaintances of the Tsarnaevs who talked about how Tamerlan felt plagued by the voices.<p>From The Globe:<p>"[The voice] came to him at unexpected times, an internal rambling that he alone could hear. Alarmed, he confided to his mother that the voice 'felt like two people …

The fall of the house of Tsarnaev — The Boston Globe

Tamerlan Tsarnaev first heard the voice when he was a young man.<p>It came to him at unexpected times, an internal rambling that he alone could hear. …

Have We Found the Lost Colony of Roanoke Island?

Remote-sensing techniques have unearthed clues to the fate of settlers who mysteriously disappeared.<p>It's a mystery that has intrigued Americans for centuries: What happened to the lost colonists of North Carolina's Roanoke Island? (See "America's Lost Colony.")<p>The settlers, who arrived in 1587, …