Episodes
The state of Ohio decides where Joshua belongs.
Published 11/15/18
A teenager decides to cooperate.
Published 11/08/18
If you listen closely to the trash-talking, you start to get the message.
Published 10/25/18
Life after you put a cop in jail.
Published 10/18/18
Don’t tell the judges, but the prosecutors have the most power in the building.
Published 10/11/18
What happens when the right evidence points to the wrong man?
Published 10/04/18
The smell of raw marijuana + acting nervous + hands in pockets = ?
Published 09/27/18
When a judge believes he knows you better than you know yourself.
Published 09/20/18
A young woman at a bar is slapped on the butt. So why’s she the one in jail?
Published 09/20/18
Serial is heading back to court—this time, in Cleveland. Hear the trailer now.
Published 09/05/18
Sarah Koenig, Ira Glass, and Brian Reed talk about our new show, S-Town. All 7 chapters are available now.
Published 03/28/17
We have a new show! Here’s a sneak peek of S-Town, a new podcast from Serial and This American Life, hosted by Brian Reed. S-Town is the story of a man named John who despises his Alabama town and decides to do something about it. He asks Brian to investigate the son of a wealthy family who’s allegedly been bragging that he got away with murder. But when someone else ends up dead, the search for the truth leads to a nasty feud, a hunt for hidden treasure, and an unearthing of the mysteries of...
Published 03/14/17
The Season Two finale: What is Bowe’s fault, and what isn’t?
Published 03/31/16
Are you hearing what I’m hearing?
Published 03/17/16
You don’t make peace with your friends. 
Published 03/03/16
Woulda, coulda, shoulda…
Published 02/19/16
It makes sense if you’re Bowe Bergdahl.
Published 02/18/16
February 2016: Sarah Koenig ducks back into the Adnan Syed case for a few days. There’s a hearing in Baltimore—a court proceeding that’s been nearly sixteen years in the making. Syed’s attorney will introduce new evidence, and present a case for why his conviction should be overturned. Sarah and producer Dana Chivvis will discuss what happens, day by day.
Published 02/06/16
February 2016: Sarah Koenig ducks back into the Adnan Syed case for a few days. There’s a hearing in Baltimore—a court proceeding that’s been nearly sixteen years in the making. Syed’s attorney will introduce new evidence, and present a case for why his conviction should be overturned. Sarah and producer Dana Chivvis will discuss what happens, day by day.
Published 02/05/16
Why did Bowe Bergdahl walk off? 
Published 02/04/16
February 2016: Sarah Koenig ducks back into the Adnan Syed case for a few days. There’s a hearing in Baltimore—a court proceeding that’s been nearly sixteen years in the making. Syed’s attorney will introduce new evidence, and present a case for why his conviction should be overturned. Sarah and producer Dana Chivvis will discuss what happens, day by day.
Published 02/04/16
CIA, FBI, YouTube, the Portland PD? There was no handbook for getting Bergdahl back.
Published 01/21/16
What's happening on the other side of the door?
Published 01/07/16
Bergdahl’s first year in captivity starts with an escape and ends with an escape. In between, he learns necessary, twisted lessons of survival.
Published 12/24/15
On the move with Bergdahl, the Taliban slip past the U.S. Army’s massive effort to find him. During those days and weeks, each side is asking, what is Bergdahl worth to us?
Published 12/17/15