Tag: investigative journalism

Explosive investigative report says U.S. government misled public on war in Afghanistan

JUDY WOODRUFF: Today, The Washington Post has a blockbuster story, the results of several years of reporting and legal pursuit of government documents. For the last 18 years, according to the government reports obtained by The Post, senior U.S. officials have been misleading the American public about the war in Afghanistan. John Yang has the story. JOHN YANG: Judy, it...

How the Las Vegas Gunman Planned a Massacre, in 7 Days of Video | NYT – Visual Investigations

The surveillance footage is remarkable in its banality. It shows Stephen Paddock, the Las Vegas gunman, in the days before his mass shooting. He cuts a lonesome figure as he moves through the Mandalay Bay hotel — playing video poker for hours in the casino; buying snacks at a newsstand; watching a LeBron James interview in a restaurant; and at...