In 2011, two U.S. humanitarian aid workers in Somalia were on their way home when the unthinkable happened: they were abducted by dangerous land pirates and held for ransom.
The second season of Wondery's original series Against The Odds takes you into the three months they spent in captivity. Alone and at the whims of their ruthless captors as they endured mental and physical torture. But even as the odds of their survival grew smaller each day, they held onto hope. But would rescue ever come?
Listen to season 2 of Against The Odds at wondery.fm/ATO.
It’s a case that has haunted Jefferson Township, New Jersey, for more than 30 years. On a snowy January night, 14-year-old Tommy Sullivan did the unthinkable: he murdered his mother in cold blood, set fire to their house, and then took his own life.
Out of the flames of this horrible tragedy,...
Two young Silicon Valley entrepreneurs set out to rid the world of smoking with an incredible new product. The device stands to disrupt the tobacco industry and make them rich, until it falls into the wrong hands and lives are ruined. From classrooms to hospitals, boardrooms to the Oval Office,...
A woman named Becki is lounging by the pool at the Fontainebleau Hotel when she decides to proposition a strapping pool attendant. Go on a date with her...and her husband. What begins as an unconventional proposition will soon throw them all into the international spotlight. And that’s because...