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The return of Serial and the Museum of Lost Objects—best podcasts in November 2018

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By Charlotte Runcie   November 2018
Sarah Koenig (Credit: Sandy Honig)

Sarah Koenig (Credit: Sandy Honig)

Serial, This American Life

The sensational podcast that launched a thousand copycats has returned with a third series, with a different focus from both the first powerful narrative about the murder of Hae Min Lee, and the second, less successful, series about the capture of a US soldier in Afghanistan. This time, Sarah Koenig has spent more than a year inside the courthouse in Cleveland, Ohio, pulling together stories about different trials. Episode one considers the fascinating case of a…

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