Bruce Henderson is the author or coauthor of more than twenty nonfiction books, including the #1 New York Times bestseller And the Sea Will Tell (with Vincent Bugliosi), which was made into a highly rated network miniseries. He is the author of True North: Cook, Peary and the Race to the Pole . His award-winning magazine story on the same subject, "Cook v. Peary," appeared in the April 2009 issue of Smithsonian . Bruce is a former newspaper reporter, private investigator, magazine editor, and field producer for television news. He has taught reporting and writing at USC School of Journalism and Stanford University.

San Diego’s D.A. filed suit tonight to void Schwarzenegger’s commutation of the murder sentence of a political ally’s kid. Bruce Henderson remembers the night his son was almost killed.