Thomas Walker Polk

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Who Set Jessica Chambers On Fire? The Internet Is Trying To Find Out

Six months ago, a teenager was burned alive in a tiny Mississippi town. Police say they still don’t know who killed her or why, leaving the mystery in the hands of amateur online sleuths who may be doing more harm than good. When does a private tragedy become a public pastime?

Crime

Sony Pictures: Inside the Hack of the Century, Part 3

<b>By Peter Elkind</b><p>June 27, 2015, 8:00 AM EDT<p>Above video by Sinelab<p><b>A cyber-invasion brought Sony Pictures to its knees and terrified corporate America.</b> …

Sony Pictures: Inside the Hack of the Century, Part 2

<b>By Peter Elkind</b><p>June 26, 2015, 6:00 AM EDT<p>Above video by Sinelab<p><b>A cyber-invasion brought Sony Pictures to its knees and terrified corporate America.</b> …

Most Anticipated: The Great Second-Half 2015 Book Preview

If you like to read, we’ve got some news for you. The second-half of 2015 is straight-up, stunningly chock-full of amazing books. If someone told …

Books

Eric Holder, Wall Street Double Agent, Comes in From the Cold

Barack Obama's former top cop cashes in after six years of letting banks run wild<p>Eric Holder has gone back to work for his old firm, the white-collar …

Corruption

Who Blew Up China’s Stock Bubble?

In China, the invisible hand of the market sometimes needs help from the iron fist of the state. That’s certainly true after a meltdown vaporized …