Built on a foundation of debt and trickery, where economic principles were sacrificed to romantic political visions, the Euro has become the world’s most dangerous currency. How the utopian dream of a common currency turned tragic.
How pop-up tax preparers make billions off the poor.
A profile of the highest-paid female executive in America, who was born male.
In July 2008, the director of a Denver non-profit received a package containing house keys, a will, a $100,000 check and what appeared to be a suicide note. She didn’t go to the bank–or to the cops.
A 42,000-word, 3-continent spanning “hacker tourist” account of the laying of the (then) longest wire on earth.
The human lives lost in exchange for cheaper goods.
How an obscure Australian judge and a hard-charging lawyer put the S&P on trial for the global financial collapse.
The strange existence of the accused Internet pirate as he battles the U.S. government.
The rise and (potential) fall of the electronics superstore.