1. Mobster Whitey Bulger was found guilty of an array of crimes yesterday, including murders, extortion, money laundering, and illegal gun possession.
Take a look at WBUR’s Bulger on Trial (if you haven’t already), built with Creatavist. 

    Mobster Whitey Bulger was found guilty of an array of crimes yesterday, including murders, extortion, money laundering, and illegal gun possession.

    Take a look at WBUR’s Bulger on Trial (if you haven’t already), built with Creatavist

  2. When little Tulsa became a boomtown, oil men like M. A. Wright earned fortunes that would support their families for generations.  But who is really family? In The Oilman’s Daughter, Evan Ratliff sets out to untangle a family drama that raises questions about the durability of identity, the slipperiness of truth, and the ways that greed can turn even the closest relatives into strangers.

  3. An ex-soldier kills a park ranger and then disappears inside a national park’s icy wilderness. Who will be next?

    An ex-soldier kills a park ranger and then disappears inside a national park’s icy wilderness. Who will be next?

  4. If your cover story is about a film star, it’s not a bad idea to make a movie trailer to go with it. 

  5. Ted Conover on professional snitch Alex White.

    Ted Conover on professional snitch Alex White.

  6. Art-stealing ninjas and the artist at the center of the scam. 

    Art-stealing ninjas and the artist at the center of the scam. 

  7. (Source: longreads)

  8. It is easy to see the beginnings of things, and harder to see the ends.

    — Joan Didion