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Senators and prosecutors

May 27, 2011

Just as media reports came out that the Justice Department was preparing to charge former Democratic Senator John Edwards over allegations he illegally spent campaign contributions to hide his affair with Rielle Hunter, our special report on John Ensign by Murray Waas reveals that the Republican senator is also facing renewed scrutiny by federal prosecutors.

The Britain Obama won’t see

May 24, 2011

Security tops the agenda as Barack Obama visits Britain, with a tighter relationship on the cards between the United States and the UK:

Will the real DSK please stand up

May 19, 2011

As Dominique Strauss-Kahn returned to court today for a bail hearing in the sexual assault case that has captivated world media, the big question remains – who is the real DSK?

Ten years of Jeff Immelt at GE: A look back

May 19, 2011

Here’s what Scott Malone has to say about today’s special report: “GE thrives, Wall Street yawns, Immelt charges on.”

Tea Party redux

May 18, 2011

Nick Carey was invited on MSNBC last night to talk about his Tea Party special report. Here’s what he had to say:

A Philadelphia story

May 13, 2011

Tyrone Gilliams is a commodities trader who likes to party hardy but is now being sued by an investor for fraud.

Bin Laden “wanted to be a martyr.” U.S. obliged.

May 12, 2011

Today’s special report ”The bin Laden kill plan” is based on interviews with two dozen current and former senior intelligence, White House and State Department officials. It explores the policies and actions of the United States in its 13-year hunt for Osama bin Laden. 

Why a Greek default wouldn’t be news

May 12, 2011

“From 1800 until well after World War Two, Greece found itself virtually in continual default,” write Carmen Reinhart and Kenneth Rogoff in “This Time Is Different” — it’s a point Nouriel Roubini underlines in our latest look at Europe’s mess, from Noah Barkin.

With Chinese small caps, it’s buyer beware

May 11, 2011

Today’s special report “Chinese stock scams are the latest U.S. import” shows again that when it comes to a bargain, it’s buyer beware. In this case, when a small-cap Chinese stock seems to promise outlandish growth, it might be worth finding out more before you buy.