CJR on the year's best journalism

Investigations of Theranos, private prisons, and climate change made David Uberti's list of 2016's best journalism: "The Los Angeles Times’ investigation of drugmaker Purdue Pharma’s claim that OxyContin provides 12 hours of pain relief not only shed new light on how people become addicted to the drug, but also the way in which pharmaceutical companies may obfuscate evidence to protect profits." Also, the year's best medical stories.

Dec. 31, 2016