This year’s News and Documentary Emmy Award winners will be announced Tuesday. The I Files team has screened hundreds of hours of videos and compiled a list of 17 interesting takeaways from this year’s nominees.
The editors of The I Files are focusing on the slightly less well-known and moderately less glamorous News and Documentary Emmys, which feature fewer diamonds but far more muckraking than their more celebrated siblings.
The former McClellan Air Force Base has been closed for years, but the U.S. Air Force is building an arena-sized radioactive waste dump on the property that it wants to transfer to the city of Sacramento, Calif.
Michael Montgomery of The Center for Investigative Reporting and KQED, who has covered the California prison system for years, explains why the fundamental issues at the state’s toughest prisons have yet to be worked out.
The recently captured leader of the Zetas recruited kids on both sides of the border into his Mexican drug cartel. In exclusive interviews, CIR speaks with two former teen assassins about what killing for Treviño did to them.