Alleged Russian Spy Ring Members Led Typical American Lives

The charges against 11 suspects expose a surprising – and mundane – side to modern espionage. Richard and Cynthia Murphy grew lettuce in a backyard garden, walked their daughters to the school bus each morning, and swapped Christmas cards with neighbors who had moved to Texas.

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