Peter Elkind

Articles by Peter Elkind

Prosecutors Race to Keep Angel-of-Death Behind Bars

May 25, 2017 By Peter Elkind

Texas is scheduled to release Genene Jones, a former nurse and suspected serial killer of children, early next year. Today, prosecutors in San Antonio moved to prevent her release, bringing a new murder charge against Jones in connection with the death of a child 35 years ago.

The Bucks Stop Here

Jan 1, 1990 By Peter Elkind

The troubled Parks and Wildlife Department is supposed to protect the state’s natural resources. Instead, it protects its friends and, above all, itself.

That Brainpower Guy

Sep 30, 1989 By Peter Elkind

Incarnate Word was an obscure Catholic school before Lou Agnese launched his multimillion-dollar ad campaign. Now the college is booming, and Agnese is a local star.

Rock Bottom

May 31, 1989 By Peter Elkind

A series of terrible decisions and bad breaks ruined Gibraltar Savings. Is rescuing it another mistake?