Reuters Investigates

Intrigue in China’s U.S. Treasury buying

June 30, 2011

A Reuters exclusive today describes a method China used recently to hide some of its U.S. Treasury purchases – “US caught China buying more Treasuries than disclosed.”

Secrecy Inc in the USA

June 28, 2011

Reuters is launching today a series of articles exploring the extent and impact of corporate secrecy in the U.S.

Do you want the NSA to be the cyber-police?

June 16, 2011

Today’s special report looks at what the U.S. government is and is not doing to fight cyber attacks. Read it in multimedia PDF format here.

No room at the Inn … but maybe a job in the Outback

June 14, 2011

By Rebekah Kebede

You wouldn’t think you’d have to make hotel reservations months ahead of time in Karratha, a small, dusty town on the edge of the Outback  a 16-hour drive from  Perth, the nearest city. But with Australia’s commodities boom, Karratha is bursting at the seams and nowhere is it more apparent than when trying to find a place to stay.

Nuclear power in scary places

June 9, 2011

Today’s special report “After Japan, what’s the next nuclear weak link?” takes a look at developing countries’ plans for nuclear power. Read the story in PDF format here.

Monterrey’s drug war madness cripples model city

June 1, 2011

Robin Emmott has been covering the drug wars in Mexico for the past four-and-a-half years, based in the north industrial city of Monterrey. Robin’s special report “If Monterrey falls, Mexico falls” examines the sharp rise in violence in recent years and how the country’s richest city is dealing with it. (Read the story in multimedia PDF format here.)

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.”