Witness Docs Presents: The Atlas Obscura Podcast
Atlas Obscura's mission is to inspire wonder and curiosity about the incredible world we all share. Atlas Obscura co-founder and host Dylan Thuras is here to guide you on an audio journey to discover new and hidden places; perhaps on the other side of the world, or perhaps in your own backyard. Once there, you’ll hear stories and history from the incredible people who make these places special. Visit ​atlasobscura.com/podcast​ or follow the show in your favorite podcast app! New episodes are available ev...

Witness Our Latest: Seizing Freedom
You might have learned that the Emancipation Proclamation and Union victories ended slavery in America. But so much more went into abolishing slavery than battles and declarations, and freedom meant more to Black people than eventually being paid for their labor. ​ Seizing Freedom ​​is a new Witness Docs and VPM podcast that focuses on the agency Black people exercised to define what freedom meant for themselves. You'll hear how they fought to liberate themselves during the Civil War and how they made fr...

It's True Crime Week On Stitcher!
It’s True Crime Week on Stitcher, and we're kicking off the spookiest month of the year by featuring the most bone-chilling and spine-tingling True Crime podcasts including True Crime Garage, Crime Junkie, The Murder Squad, and more. You can listen to all of our curated episodes on the Stitcher app, and see all the featured podcasts at http://stitcherapp.com/truecrimeweek. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information....


​Introducing Unfinished: Short Creek
A divided community in the desert. A prophet with total power. A battle over family, home, and the limits of religious freedom. Unfinished: Short Creek, is the latest investigative true crime podcast from Witness Docs, and Critical Frequency. Short Creek, located on the Utah/Arizona border, is home to the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, a break-off from the Mormon church that practices polygamy. Since their leader, Warren Jeffs, was sentenced to life in prison in 2007, the peo...

Introducing All-American: Tiger Woods
All-American is a new documentary podcast from Stitcher that explores a sports icon each season, starting with Tiger Woods. He’s been world-famous for decades and his story has many chapters that we all know: a phenom's rise, a shocking fall from grace, and debatably the greatest sports comeback of all time. But few people have really gotten to know Tiger Woods - it's been largely left to the media to define who he is. Listen to All-American: Tiger Woods now to find out what the media got right, and what it...

​Introducing Unfinished: Deep South
Unfinished: Deep South is a new historical true crime podcast produced by Witness Docs that races to resolve the unfinished business of a small Arkansas town by starting with one question: who lynched Isadore Banks? Sixty-six years after the murder a wealthy African American farmer and WWI veteran who found a way to prosper in the Jim Crow South, this investigative series attempts to restore his legacy and solve the crime before the story goes cold forever. Season 1 of Unfinished is out NOW — listen a...


Introducing Verified
We’re bringing you a special clip from Verified, a new investigative true crime podcast from Witness Docs and Stitcher. Season one of Verified tells the story of a group of fearless women from around the world who band together with a team of Italian reporters to bring a policeman turned sexual predator to justice. Hosted by investigative reporter Natasha Del Toro, this ten-episode, immersive true crime series examines the trust we place in the sharing economy and the power that a simple checkmark or dig...

Introducing The Dream
Check out The Dream, the hit podcast that exposed the world of multi-level marketing schemes. This season they’re tackling the wellness industry: healing crystals, detox juices, and everything in between that claim to bring us eternal happiness and health. But how much of these products is based in truth and science? Who gets rich and who loses? The Dream is out NOW - listen in your favorite podcast app....

Introducing Mob Queens
Mob Queens is a new podcast from the Stitcher team! Mob stories are always all about the guys. But not this one. Anna Genovese is a New York drag club maven and bad-ass mob wife. Hollywood besties Jessica Bendinger (writer, Bring It On) and Michael Seligman (writer, RuPaul’s Drag Race) are obsessed. They piece together Anna's story, racing between speakeasies, mob informants and former drag queens. But will their heroine's secrets unlock more than they want to know about Anna... and themselves? Mob Queens i...


Introducing: Running from COPS
Running from COPS is a new podcast from Dan Taberski and the team behind Missing Richard Simmons. For 18 months, Dan investigated COPS: how much control police departments have over the final product, and what happens to the people who end up on camera. Here's a preview of the first episode.   Find full episodes of Running from COPS in your podcast app: Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/running-from-cops-headlong-season-3/id1459118695 Stitcher: https://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=387792...

Introducing: Running from COPS
Running from COPS is a new podcast from Dan Taberski and the team behind Missing Richard Simmons. For 18 months, Dan investigated COPS: how much control police departments have over the final product, and what happens to the people who end up on camera. Here's a preview of the first episode.Find full episodes of Running from COPS in your podcast app:Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/running-from-cops-headlong-season-3/id1459118695Stitcher: https://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=387792...

Introducing HEADLONG: Surviving Y2K
The team behind Missing Richard Simmons is back with another story the world got wrong. From an evangelical family who gave up their possessions in preparation for the apocalypse to the coders who fixed the Millennium Bug, Headlong: Surviving Y2K has stories from the Armageddon that wasn’t. Listen & Subscribe in Apple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/headlong-surviving-y2k/id1203092300?mt=2...


10: The Class
39 people exit their vehicles, and stun the world. Families, classmates and the rest of us grapple with what comes after. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information....

9: The Comet
Heaven’s Gate members get the sign they’ve been waiting for. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information....

8: The Unknowns
This week - the “what if” questions surrounding Heaven’s Gate. Plus, your stories. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information....


7: The Programming
Gail Maeder was smart, fun and happy, before she joined Heaven’s Gate. What got into her head? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information....

6: The Choice
Frank and Erika, a couple in love, join a celibate group. Years later, Do poses a fateful question. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information....

5: The Tape
After a sudden death in the group, Do sends a private, awkward, illuminating, confusing tape to Terrie Nettles. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information....


4: The Host
Host Glynn Washington shares more from his personal story of growing up in a cult. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information....

3: The Mothers
While The Two are recruiting new members into their nomadic lifestyle, one woman is trying desperately to make contact. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information....

2: The Two
It's one thing to join a group your mom would call a cult. It's another thing when your mom starts one. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information....


1: The Seekers
The Heaven's Gate faithful weren't freaks or space cadets. They were regular people, hungry for something more. They were Seekers.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information....

Coming soon… Heaven’s Gate
Here’s a first glimpse through Heaven’s Gate - into the group’s decades-long history, as told by family, followers, experts, and the leaders themselves. Whatever you think you know - prepare to be surprised. Subscribe now and hear the first episode on October 18th. More info at www.heavensgate.show. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information....