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The Crazy, Bitter Battle Over Benihana

The family feud Steve Aoki left behind.

Thursday, March 5

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The Demolition of Workers’ Comp

An investigation into the steady dismantling of safety nets for injured workers.

Thursday, February 26

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How an Undocumented Immigrant From Mexico Became a Star at Goldman Sachs

Even for a high-powered “A-Type,” living on forged documentation is an endurance test.

Friday, February 20

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A Liar Standing Next to a Hole in the Ground

Prospecting for gold is still a live trade in America, if you’re willing to walk deep into the desert with a hand-drawn map.

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Meet the King of Kombucha

The man behind the craze for fermented alcoholic tea likes to tell the story of his own conception.

Tuesday, February 17

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The 76ers' Plan to Win (Yes, Really)

The team’s grand, analytics-driven experiment led by a business school grad who won the GM job after giving a “PowerPoint presentation that Sixers executives now recall as an ‘investment thesis.’”

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The Holdouts

Turning down the huge amounts of money a fracking contract can offer is always the beginning of a fight.

Saturday, February 14

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The Swamp Men

In Florida, sinker cypress harvesters have to dodge the law while working their trade.

Tuesday, February 10

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The Company Man

The rise and fall of former McDonald’s CEO Don Thompson.

Monday, February 9

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The Bro Code

Booze, sex, and the dark art of dealmaking in China.

Sunday, February 8

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How Men's Rights Leader Paul Elam Turned Being A Deadbeat Dad Into A Moneymaking Movement

An investigation into the past of a prominent voice in the men’s rights movement.

Saturday, February 7

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When Will We Stop Punishing Working Women for Having Babies?

America’s pregnancy leave policies – or lack thereof – continue to bear no relationship to the reality of being pregnant. It’s time for something to give.