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The Corruption Before Trump

The Corruption Before Trump

How high-minded self-dealing paved the way for our low-minded president.
The Original Evil Corporation

The Original Evil Corporation

The East India Company, a trading firm with its own army, was masterful at manipulating governments for its own profit. It’s the prototype for today’s multinationals.
Op-Ed Columnist: Who’s the Real American Psycho?

Op-Ed Columnist: Who’s the Real American Psycho?

The Dark Knight reborn: Christian Bale as Dick Cheney in Adam McKay’s new film, “Vice.”
Inquiry Into Ryan Zinke Land Deal Is Said to Escalate

Inquiry Into Ryan Zinke Land Deal Is Said to Escalate

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Capitol Hill this year. He is the subject of at least 18 known federal investigations.
Inquiry Into Ryan Zinke Land Deal Is Said to Escalate

Inquiry Into Ryan Zinke Land Deal Is Said to Escalate

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Capitol Hill this year. He is the subject of at least 18 known federal investigations.
Inquiry Into Ryan Zinke Land Deal Is Said to Escalate

Inquiry Into Ryan Zinke Land Deal Is Said to Escalate

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Capitol Hill this year. He is the subject of at least 18 known federal investigations.
Halliburton and Saudi Aramco Reach Deal to Increase Gas Output

Halliburton and Saudi Aramco Reach Deal to Increase Gas Output

Halliburton was a central player in the shale drilling across Texas, North Dakota, Oklahoma and Louisiana. It has also worked in shale fields in Argentina, Canada, Mexico and Poland.
Halliburton Writes Off Remaining $312 Million Invested in Venezuela

Halliburton Writes Off Remaining $312 Million Invested in Venezuela

An oil refinery in Venezuela, where Halliburton wrote off $647 million last year.
Movers: Markets Up, and Jimmy Choo for Sale

Movers: Markets Up, and Jimmy Choo for Sale

A Halliburton plant in Port Fourchon, La.

2016 Was a Year for Undoing Major Deals

Big takeovers by the likes of the pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, the Oreos maker Mondelez and the office supply retailer Staples were all consigned to the scrap heap.
Wall Street Bonuses Are Expected to Sink for 3rd Straight Year

Wall Street Bonuses Are Expected to Sink for 3rd Straight Year

Outside the New York Stock Exchange. Merger and acquisition talks have been active, but advisers aren’t paid until a deal is done.