Are podcasts helping to solve crimes?

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BBC News—The series which have caught listeners' imaginations may actually be impacting the stories they tell.

Can true crime finally solve the case of the Zodiac Killer? Podcasts of the week. The story of the notorious 60s-era US serial killer offers lots of mileage for an investigation that spills small-town secrets and spares no grisly details From Remainiacs to Pod Save America and Slow Burn, political podcasts are proving a popular genre. Further evidence of this comes in the form of Bag Man, an MSNBC podcast hosted by the news anchor Rachel Maddow. It recounts the bribery scandal that brought down the Nixon-era US vice president Spiro Agnew, a story that was major news at the...