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The Failure Track

Alternative Schools and Accountability

Wasted Medicine

Squandered Health Care Dollars

Terror in Little Saigon

Tracking Unsolved Murders

The Rent Racket

How landlords sidestep tenant protections in New York City.

Reliving Agent Orange

ProPublica and The Virginian-Pilot are exploring the effects of the chemical mixture Agent Orange on Vietnam veterans and their families, as well as their fight for benefits.

The Breakdown

How politics and government really work, and why they don’t.

The Etan Patz Case

The disappearance of a 6-year-old New York boy has mystified and frustrated police for decades. The trial of his alleged killer ended with a hung jury, a dozen people who spent 18 days unsuccessfully trying to reach unanimity.

Tobacco Debt

A landmark 1998 settlement with Big Tobacco awarded states billions of dollars a year to offset the health-care costs of smoking. What seemed like a boon become a debt trap for many state and local governments when they used it to promise investors billions in the future in exchange for cash advances.

Red Cross

Reporting on the Red Cross

Unforgiven

The Transformation of Consumer Debt

Sex and Gender

ProPublica's Nina Martin reporting on American systems and institutions — from schools to hospitals to prisons — that fail or mistreat people on the basis of their gender or sexuality.

Temp Land

Lost Wages, High Injury Rates, Few Benefits

The Prescribers

What Doctors Are Prescribing

The Syria Documents

A trove of internal government documents shows the regime of Bashar al-Assad trying to get cash and choppers from Russia.

Segregation Now

Investigating America’s racial divide in education, housing and beyond.

Redistricting

Opaque redistricting groups are being quietly bankrolled by corporations, unions and others to influence redistricting. They aim to help political allies — and in the process they're hurting voters.

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