May 19, 2015
Lethal injection was supposed to be a cleaner, more humane version of capital punishement. Over the past five years, it has become a messy, largely unmonitored testing ground for toxic drugs.
March 04, 2015
Daryl Richardson built a jungle in the heart of Dallas and filled it with exotic creatures. No one asked any questions—until he set his sights on the world’s rarest sloth.
Exclusive Emails Show Ohio's Doubts About Lethal Injection
August 17, 2014
Five years before Arizona took two hours to execute an inmate, officials in Ohio worried the same drugs would cause prisoners to "gasp" and "hyperventilate"—and used them anyway.
He gasped for air 660 times.
Photos from a Botched Lethal Injection
May 29, 2014
In 2006, mistakes in the Florida death chamber inflicted chemical burns on a prisoner and may have suffocated him to death.
Cruel But Not Unusual
April 30, 2014
Clayton Lockett's death revealed a problem with lethal injection more fundamental than the drugs.
Chipotle Is Ruining Lunchtime
April 03, 2014
Long lines and too many choices is a recipe for stress.
Can't Work, Must Chat
March 05, 2014
How Internet chat made everyone's jobs impossible.
Now You Can Spend $35.99 on 'Small Batch' Artisanal Toothpicks
January 29, 2014
How much would you spend on a toothpick soaked in scotch or rolled in sea salt?
I Can See You Typing
January 21, 2014
The most awkward feature of online chat.