NEW! Motive for Murder

Original podcast by Dateline's Josh Mankiewicz: Two murders, months apart, in Houston. The victims knew each other, but did they also know their killer?

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The Thing About Pam

Original podcast by Dateline’s Keith Morrison: Pam Hupp and the Missouri murders of Betsy Faria and Louis Gumpenberger.

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Past Seasons

Lester Holt goes behind bars at the Louisiana State Penitentiary or ‘Angola Prison,’ the largest maximum-security prison in the U.S.
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An attractive teen goes missing in the desert near the Utah-Nevada border.
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A woman begins a storybook romance with a man who has a tragic story to tell about the death of his first wife.
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The timeless old West wonder of Tucson Arizona is disrupted when a mystery lingers in Old Pueblo.
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After attending a bachelorette party in Bend, Oregon, Kaylee Sawyer goes missing.
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Darkness looms on a moonless night as a mystery unfolds in the affluent community of Carlsbad, California.
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When Diane Kyne is found dead in her bedroom, competing stories emerge about which of the two most important men in her life may have killed her. One of the stories must be true – but which one?
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Sarah Stern, a young artist from Neptune City, New Jersey, mysteriously disappears. Her car is found abandoned, keys in the ignition, in the early hours of December 3, 2016. Where is Sarah Stern?
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POSTCARDS FROM THE FIELD

In the middle of Kentucky you’ll find one of the nation's oldest outdoor theaters, with a rich history and unique style.
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While on our travels to San Miguel de Allende in Mexico, we learned more about the origin and traditions of the Mexican holiday, Dia de los Muertos.
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While on our travels for Dateline, we came across the small town of Murphys, California and found a quaint hotel that’s been there since the beginning.
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While on our travels for Dateline, we came across the small town of Angels Camp in Northern California, known for its annual frog jumping competition.
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While on our travels for Dateline, our crew found a peculiar bird overlooking the city of Las Cruces, New Mexico. Learn more about the recycled roadrunner that’s been a green reminder to the community for over 30 years.
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Get a slice of the best-kept secret in Greeley, Colorado: a family-owned restaurant named Fat Albert’s with some delicious homemade pies.
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While traveling for Dateline, our team stumbled upon the Japanese Garden in the heart of Van Nuys, California. Little did they know that it was connected to the Donald C. Tillman Water Reclamation plant where the Los...
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While on our travels for Dateline, we came across the Philippine Jeepney, a unique mode of transportation used throughout the country.
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MEET SOME OF THE STAFF

Producer Carol Gable typically works from her home office in South Carolina, but while she was in New York working on a story, we sat down at a guest desk to learn more about her (and her dog, Beau!)
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Dateline sat down at the desk of program coordinator, Alexandra Lo Re to learn more about her.
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Out on the West Coast, Dateline sat down at the desk of Rebeccah Glaser to find out a little bit more about her!
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We caught up with Sarah Goode at her desk to find out a little bit more about her!
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Learn more about Dateline assistant producer, Brittany Morris.
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During this game of "Fill in the Blank," learn more about Dateline associate producer, Marissa Hoffman.
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Dateline sat down at the desk of assistant producer Linda Zhang to learn more about her.
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Meet Justin Ratchford, an assistant producer for Dateline. We sat down at his desk to learn some more about him.
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CRIME CAPSULES

On February 12, 2010, shots rang out at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. The shooting was just the beginning of an investigation that would lead many to wonder if it could have been prevented.
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Between 1986 and 1989, at least eight people were murdered near or along Virginia’s Colonial Parkway by an apparent serial killer. The killer has never been caught.
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In 1978, the bodies hundreds of followers of the Reverend Jim Jones were found, poisoned, in Jonestown, a jungle compound established in Guyana, a small South American country.
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On April 24, 2018, police in California arrested 72-year-old Joseph James DeAngelo. Authorities believe he is the notorious Golden State Killer, who attacked women and couples throughout the 1970s and 1980s.
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In February 2003, a shot rang out in famed music producer Phil Spector’s California mansion. Actress Lana Clarkson was dead, and thus began a six year legal process to convict a killer.
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The Drew Peterson began in 2001 but ended up lasting more than a decade. Take a look back at the case in our Dateline Crime Capsule.
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In September 2012, the search for Skylar Neese was intensifying. The FBI was called to help, and her parents began advocating for Skylar's Law. Take a look back at the case in Dateline Crime Capsule.
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Ahead of next week's premiere of the new NBC show Timeless, we got to thinking... if you changed one moment in time, could you alter history? What about in the O.J. Simpson case? Timeless premieres Monday, October 3 at...
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