The Mastermind

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In this sketch by Janet Hamlin, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and Waleed bin Attash attend their arraignment inside the war crimes courthouse at Camp Justice in Guantanamo Bay on June 5. 2008.

Josh Meyer and Terry McDermott give the definitive account of the pursuit and capture of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. Renée Fleming discusses her new album, “Poemes.” Today’s installment of A History of the World in 100 Objects looks at a carved stone statue of Shiva and his wife Parvati. Daniel Mendelsohn looks at why we're still so interested in the Titanic. Plus, our latest Undereported segment looks at the disturbing practice of milking bears for their bile in China.