ProPublica

The Breakthrough: Used as ‘Guinea Pigs’ by the U.S. Military, Then Discarded

17 November 2017 - 8:00am

During World War II, the government subjected thousands of troops to mustard gas tests — and kept it a secret. More than 60 years later, an NPR reporter and researcher helped the men get justice.

The Breakthrough: How Journalists in the Virgin Islands Covered the Disaster Happening to Them

10 November 2017 - 8:00am

Hurricanes Irma and Maria slammed the Virgin Islands within days of each other, leaving almost everyone without power, internet or phones. Still, The Virgin Islands Daily News pressed on.

The Breakthrough: Curiosity Drove Her to Call 1,000 People

20 October 2017 - 8:00am

BuzzFeed’s Rosalind Adams set out to learn why America’s largest psychiatric hospital chain was under investigation. Source by source, she built a case that Universal Health Services was locking up people for profit.

The Breakthrough: How a Reporter Uncovered Widespread Russian Meddling — In the Olympics

6 October 2017 - 8:00am

New York Times reporter Rebecca Ruiz scored a confession from a Russian doctor at the center of a doping scandal that spoiled the 2014 Winter Games.

The Breakthrough: A Reporter Finds a Man Proven Innocent, But Still Guilty in Eyes of the Law

22 September 2017 - 8:00am

ProPublica’s Megan Rose tells the story of a Las Vegas circus performer, a drifter and an ambitious prosecutor tangled in a case of wrongful conviction.

The Breakthrough: Hopelessness and Exploitation Inside Homes for Mentally Ill

8 September 2017 - 8:00am

A reporter finds that homes meant to replace New York’s troubled psychiatric hospitals might be just as bad.

The Breakthrough: Behind the Scenes of Hillary Clinton’s Failed Bid for President

25 August 2017 - 8:00am

Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes didn’t know their book would be called ‘Shattered,’ or that their extraordinary access would let them chronicle the mounting signs of a doomed campaign.

The Breakthrough: Behind the Scenes of Hillary Clinton’s Failed Bid for President

25 August 2017 - 8:00am
Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes didn’t know their book would be called ‘Shattered,’ or that their extraordinary access would let them chronicle the mounting signs of a doomed campaign.

The Breakthrough: How a Small News Outlet Brought Down the State Hero

11 August 2017 - 8:00am

VTDigger’s Anne Galloway was suspicious the moment she heard about a too-good-to-be-true development. She didn’t know how right she was.

The Breakthrough: How a Small News Outlet Brought Down the State Hero

11 August 2017 - 8:00am
VTDigger’s Anne Galloway was suspicious the moment she heard about a too-good-to-be-true development. She didn’t know how right she was.