Full story - October 18, 2016
Terror in Europe
The ISIS attacks on France and Belgium exposed weaknesses in Europe’s approach to borders and information sharing that counterterror officials had warned about for years. The vulnerabilities remain largely unaddressed.
Full story - March 14, 2016
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden leave the Roosevelt room after delivering a statement on Guantanamo at the White House in Washington February 23, 2016.
I experienced firsthand the incompetence and neglect behind Obama’s failure to make good on his FOIA promises.
Full story - January 11, 2016
Pro-choice activists demonstrate during March for Life Fund's 37th annual march marking the anniversary of the Supreme Court's 1973 Roe v. Wade abortion decision in Washington January 22, 2010
Two potentially sweeping Supreme Court cases set the stage for a seismic shift in the battle over abortion and contraception in 2016.
Full story - January 04, 2016
Payday Loan shop
Due to the racial wealth gap, black families have far less in savings than whites. The consequences can be far-reaching and often severe.
Full story - December 28, 2015
Capital One branch in New York City
A ProPublica analysis of state court filings reveals that Capital One sues its customers far more than any other bank.
Full story - December 18, 2015
Chairs at a school built, but never occupied, were stripped for firewood.
The US government has wasted billions of dollars in Afghanistan, and until now, no one has added it all up. Project after project blundered ahead ignoring history, culture and warnings of failure.
Full story - December 15, 2015
The Red Cross
Far from opening offices in every city and town, the Red Cross is stumbling in response to even smaller scale disasters.
Full story - November 03, 2015
"In Terror in Little Saigon," Frontline and ProPublica investigate the unsolved murders of a series of Vietnamese-American journalists across the US, including Nguyen Dam Phong of Houston.
"Terror in Little Saigon" is an investigative documentary from Frontline and ProPublica. It looks into the unsolved murders of a string of Vietnamese-American journalists in cities across the US in the 1980s.
Full story - October 26, 2015
Denis Villeneuve’s movie, 'Sicario,' gets much right about the borderlands, but crosses the line into exaggeration. A veteran border correspondent compares the film’s underworld to the one he knows.
Full story - October 02, 2015
Juvie detention center
Girls, many of whom have suffered a range of trauma at home, make up a growing share of children arrested and detained across the country.