Features on drought-stricken lands by William Langewiesche, Jeff Goodell, Tom Bissell, and others.
Shaky evidence sent Sonia Cacy to prison for burning her beloved uncle to death. Now she's destitute and fighting the state to clear her name.
Tim Samaras had an uncanny knack for finding tornadoes. Then one found him.
Two public officials dead and a third behind bars: Politics turn bloody in a small town.
Lightning Medicine Cloud was born a sacred symbol. Then money got involved.
The sad life and horrifying death of a mentally-ill inmate.
How Texas came within an atom’s breadth of discovering the God particle.
Steve Lipsky’s epic battle and what it means for the future of fracking.
For the friends and family of Richard Hernandez, justice seemed imminent—until his accused killer’s medically induced competence slipped away.
In one of America’s wealthiest suburbs, an unlikely band of drilling opponents helped drive away the world’s biggest energy companies. Did they save the town or ruin it?
Ranchers are struggling to hold on to their herds during the driest year in Texas history.
Violent South American thieves are stealing millions in precious gems … and getting away with it.
The Lubbock lawyer teamed up with Innocent Project lawyer Jeff Blackburn to see the state compensation for exonerees raised. Now both men are under fire from their clients.
A report from inside Tennessee’s execution chamber.