- November 1, 2010
Looking for one last turn in the spotlight, 92-year-old Sidney Harman paid his dollar for Newsweek. And Tina Brown was all set to dance. So why did it fall apart?
- August 9, 2010 |
- The Cuomo Family Business
Andrew Cuomo was his father’s id, aggressive where Mario was cerebral—the muscle that helped win Mario three terms as governor of New York. Now he looks like he’s about to take over his father’s old job. Has he learned enough from both of their mistakes?
- June 14, 2010
- Bernie Madoff, Free at Last
In prison he doesn’t have to hide his lack of conscience. In fact, he’s a hero for it.
- April 5, 2010 | Features
- Divorced, Never Separated
Two decades after a divorce, hedge-fund superpower Steve Cohen thought he could live happily ever after with his new wife and Greenwich mansion and $6.4 billion. But that wasn’t the ending to the fairy tale his first wife had in mind.
- November 23, 2009 | Features
- I Dream of Diane
What do you do with the grief and guilt when your wife drives the wrong way on the Taconic State Parkway with a van full of kids and a body full of alcohol, and ends up in a crash that kills eight? You put her in a shrine.
- August 10, 2009 | Features
- Exit the Czar
Steve Rattner, the journalist turned banker turned Car Czar, steered his way to the pinnacle of the New York–Washington elite, the most effectively ambitious player of his generation. Then, just as he reached the top, he lost control.
- June 8, 2009
- Si Newhouse’s Dream Factory
Condé Nast’s own stars compare their glossy empire to the MGM of Old Hollywood. But no one would wish it the same fate.
- March 2, 2009
- The Monster Mensch
What made Bernie Madoff, a man who helped revolutionize Wall Street and built a completely legal billion-dollar business, perpetrate the greatest fraud in history? And what led Ezra Merkin, born to immense privilege, to enable him?
- October 19, 2009 | Intelligencer
- Astor Family Values
A jury found Tony Marshall guilty of enriching himself at the expense of his mother, Brooke Astor.
- September 20, 2010 | Intelligencer
- Rattner’s Rehab
The superstar deal-maker and former car czar tries to put his dented reputation in the rearview mirror with Overhaul.