August 2015: The Cop (The New Yorker): Darren Wilson was not indicted for shooting Michael Brown. Many people in Ferguson question whether justice was done. Click here to read my article in the New Yorker.
August 2015: Darren Wilson, An Uneasy New Dad In Virtual Hiding (NPR): Listen to me discussing my latest New Yorker story with Audie Cornish on NPR's All Things Considered. Click here to listen.
May 2015: Bank of the Underworld (The Atlantic Monthly): ￼In 2006, Arthur Budovsky launched a digital currency system called Liberty Reserve. It took off, and was soon processing millions of transactions. Budovsky says he just wanted to modernize banking. Prosecutors claim he ran a massive money-laundering operation that helped criminals around the world move $6 billion in dirty money. Read my latest article in the Atlantic Monthly.
Fall 2014: Bad Paper: Chasing Debt from Wall Street to the Underworld -- My new book tells the true story of a former banker and a former armed robber who go into business together and purchase $1.5 billion worth of bad debt for pennies on the dollar. All goes well until the debt is stolen... Order the book now!